Division 2: Update 6 Patch Notes

Ubisoft Massive has recently shared the patch notes on Update 6 for Division 2 on the official forum. The notes are as follows:

Hive:

  • The Stinger hive now applies the Bleed status effect on hit.
  • Can now be picked up and placed down elsewhere.
    • The charges that remain when picked up are saved.
    • No longer uses a cooldown, but instead uses a charge-up mechanic similar to chem launcher.

Chem Launcher:

  • Repair cloud no longer repairs a hostile players armor.

Talents saw tweaks as well, including the following for Basic Gear Talents:

  • Critical: Buff
    • +20% Critical Hit Damage (up from +15%).
  • Surgical: Buff
    • +15% Critical Hit Chance (up from +10%).
  • Devastating: Buff
    • +10% Weapon Damage (up from +5%).
  • Empowered: Buff
    • +20% Skill Power (up from +10%).
  • Hard Hitting: Buff
    • +25% Damage To Elites (up from +10%).
  • Vital: Buff
    • +25% Health (up from +20%).
  • Hardened: Buff
    • +20% Armor (up from +10%).
  • Insulated: Buff
    • +30% Hazard Protection (up from +10%).
  • Restorative: Buff
    • +30% Health On Kill (up from +10%).
  • Self Adjusting: Buff
    • +30% Armor Regeneration (up from +20%).
  • Destructive: Buff
    • +40% Explosive Damage (up from +20%).
  • Capacitive: Buff
    • +50% Skill Duration (up from +20%).

 

Controls saw a bunch of fixes as well:

  • Fixed Reload issues in shooting range when key was mapped to mouse wheel.
  • Reload is now buffered if pressed during weapon switch.
  • Added autolookcenter and 180 turn settings to consoles.
  • Added option to take cover on long press, this is for people who really dislike being ‘sucked into cover’ when they roll.
  • Grenade aim assist implemented.
  • Can be disabled in options.
  • Improved visual hit feedback responsiveness.
  • Hipfire now forces the character to walk.
  • Hive skill can be picked up now.
  • Improved responsiveness of traversing cover and moving around corners.
  • Reduced time to recover after a drop, players should get control back quicker.
  • Improved visibility of all enemies when aiming.
  • Fixed weird stairs.

The Division 2 Title Update 6 will release in October. To read the full patch notes, please click here.