‘The Orange Box’ PS3 Patch Now Available

Electronic Arts has announced a software patch for The Orange Box on Playstation 3 is now available for download in North America. The patch can be acquired for free via the Playstation Network.

Among the bugs addressed (or better yet, squashed) in this update a graphical issue whereby a player would have the explosion effect left on the end of their Rocket Launcher when attempting to Rocket Jump and a memory leak to improve single player stability.

Additional fixes are as follows.

  • Fixed an issue whereby the players name would not appear on the Stats comparison screen.
  • We have fixed an issue that would cause the vote tallies to disappear when you viewed the scoreboard between rounds.
  • Fixed an online server issue.
  • Fixed an issue that caused a crash when a player that wasn’t in Division 1 entered “Your Leaderboards.
  • Fixed an issue with players not always being added to the “Players Met” menu on the XMB.
  • Fixed a bug where a player viewing a friend without an EA account would have an empty entry in the friend’s Leaderboard.
  • Fixed an issue where it was not possible to connect to the EA servers if you had more than 30 friends.

A European patch update is expected in the near future.

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