Microsoft "fixing" Xbox One controller for 'Titanfall' launch

Microsoft has already announced plans to release two firmware updates for the Xbox One. One is coming later this week while another is due in early March. As it turns out, one of those software patches will include improvements for the consoles controller.

According to The Verge, the update will give players more precision when playing games via the controllers analog sticks. The patch was made with input from developer Respawn Entertainment, the makers of the upcoming sci-fi shooter "Titanfall".

The games lead designer Justin Hendry stated, "Its just fixing the controller input, really. It wasnt really where we felt it should be; it was a little overly twitchy with the current controls. Now its fixed. Were happy with it." Microsoft would certainly love to have the gamepad work well with "Titanfall" as it is one of the most anticipated games being released for the companys newest game console.

Microsoft will release a limited edition of the Xbox One controller, featuring graphics based on "Titanfall", in time for the games release on March 11th.

The article also says that Respawn is also working with Microsoft to improve the Xbox Ones display upscaler, although specifics were not revealed. Many Xbox One games run natively at resolutions that are lower than 1080p and are upscaled to the full HD display.

Source: The Verge | Image via Microsoft

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