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Terminator: Dark Fate – Defiance Update Patch Notes April 30

A compilation of patch notes for real-time tactics game Terminator: Dark Fate – Defiance, in descending order, from latest to oldest:

UPDATED April 30



New multiplayer update April 30

Attention fighters,
Terminator: Dark Fate - Defiance has rolled out an extensive multiplayer expansion. The latest update introduces several features aimed at enhancing strategic gameplay and fostering teamwork among players.

Update your game now to experience the new multiplayer features and embark on an epic journey in Terminator: Dark Fate - Defiance.



  • Added two skirmish missions;
  • Added a brand new multiplayer map for Domination mode (Interchange 1vs1, Interchange 2vs2). Skirmish is planned to be added to this map later;
  • Added multiplayer missions, some of which with new game modes (Coop, Scavenger, Capture and Hold);
  • Option for Domination mode, when captured zones can bring additional command points;
  • Added descriptions of game modes for multiplayer and skirmish maps;
  • Added the damage modes option to multiplayer - Arcade and Realistic. In arcade mode, player and enemy units only receive 30% damage;
  • Additional variations of the Armored carrier trailer unit have been added to the starting sets of Domination mode units;
  • If the only opponent in a multiplayer game leaves the game, the remaining player is shown the victory screen;
  • Added a timeout for joining the lobby if the connection was lost;
  • Fixed a bug due to which the progress bar for installing C4 clients was visible on the server;
  • Fixed a bug with syncing fuel of units on the client;
  • Significantly changed the beginning of the campaign mission with the attack on the Main Integrator Camp (due to complaints that there was a misunderstanding of what to do in this mission). After the update, it is not recommended to use saves made on this mission in older versions;
  • Fixed a bug where the game might not launch if there are Unicode characters in the path;
  • Minor UI fixes;
  • Fixed several rare random crashes;
  • Fixed minor memory leaks;
  • Fixed a bug where, after loading, black spots could be displayed on the map instead of the correct textures;
  • Improved helicopter landing (an issue that made it too difficult to find a suitable place);
  • Slightly increased damage from hand grenades;
  • For Dozer without armor upgrades, the armor of the frontal part of the cab was slightly increased;
  • Fixed a bug due to which units inside the Armored carrier trailer did not receive experience for kills;
  • Fixed a regression that in a certain case (and only when using old saves) led to the appearance of enemy vehicles that cannot be attacked;
  • Fixed a bug due to which moving a unit by double-clicking did not work if there were too many slots on the right side of the Reinforcement screen;
  • Fixed a bug that led to negative values of resources received when selling or disassembling units;
  • In the campaign, a Heavy platform was added to the assortment of the Movement Outpost store (after Abiquiu);
  • Japanese brothers who help the player in the Nueva Tortuga mission are now using laser snipers;
  • In the Fort Worth mission, additional checks have been added to the exit area to exclude the exit of Charest and civilians;
  • Fixed that "Digital storm" could only be used once (then it stopped working);
  • Fixed an issue in the final mission where the allied Founders units could get stuck, which is why their evacuation was not counted.n, a Heavy platform was added to the assortment of the Movement Outpost store (after Abiquiu).



Update v1.02.950.1 April 9

Here is a small update:
  • Multiplayer Versioning Added
  • Shader reading protection (issues with shader_cache folder)



Optimization Update – Patch notes v1.02.950 March 25

Hello everyone,

Today's update focuses on optimising performance, refining anti-aliasing, and fine-tuning mission balance. Expect smoother gameplay, sharper visuals, and more engaging missions.


Terminator: Dark Fate – Defiance Update Patch Changelog 1.02.950:

  • Optimization of shaders and road rendering;
  • Added Anti-Aliasing FXAA;
  • Fixed several rare random crashes;
  • Added the ability to give an order to attack abandoned vehicles (using the attack button on the order panel);
  • Fixed a bug due to which it was sometimes impossible to give move order if among the selected units there was a stationary or immobilized one;
  • The "Objectives updated" widget is now transparent to the cursor;
  • Added tip to take the humvee when evacuating from Haven base;
  • Removed the ability to talk to Movement if the player became their enemy due to an attack on Mack on Abiquiu Mission;
  • Fixed a bug due to which a dialogue with the Integrators could begin when they had already left the map on Vega Mission;
  • Fixed a bug where objectives could be missing at the end of a mission in Vega;
  • Added an icon above the humvee that the rangers give on Oklahoma Mission;
  • Supply Depots now have main objective icons above them on Oklahoma Mission;
  • Fort Worth mission rebalanced and improved;
  • Fixed missing radio effect in dialogues on Integrators Camp Mission;
  • Removed spawns of drones (Swarm) that were sent to the emergency exit from the factory on the Final Mission;
  • Added additional checks to ensure that the vehicle with the Digital Storm returns to player control;
  • Increased the range of ATGM and AA missiles of "Prototype-2" to reduce the likelihood of being shot at from a distance from which it cannot respond.


Those are the patch notes up through April 30 for Terminator: Dark Fate – Defiance.

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