After a momentary cosmic hiccup that sent us all on an intergalactic delay, Starfield's first beta update has finally graced our gaming screens. Bursting with over a hundred fixes, this patch is a veritable playground for intrepid testers ready to take it for a spin.
Starfield, with its vast expanse teeming with both main and side quests, has unfortunately been plagued by a stubborn swarm of bugs since its launch. Fear not, fellow completionists and celestial explorers, for the latest update endeavors to obliterate these pesky critters. We've gathered a constellation of quests that received the much-needed attention in this beta update. So, if you're eager to witness the fixes firsthand, follow our stardust trail to each quest's location.
But wait, a cosmic conundrum awaits those who are unfamiliar with the ways of Steam beta tests in Starfield! Fret not, for we have a guide to steer you through the celestial labyrinth of new updates. Simply ensure that your Steam library proudly displays "Starfield [beta]," and you'll be primed for the cosmic adventure that lies ahead.
Now, let's embark on a cosmic expedition through the quests that have received a much-needed cosmic makeover:
Quest: Absolute Power
Where to find: Complete "The Best There Is" from the Crimson Fleet quests
Fix: A missing slate in the safe that previously hindered completion of the optional objective "Locate Evidence to Extort Ayumi Komiko" has been found and restored.
Quest: Background Checks
Where to find: Acquired while playing the "Top Secrets" quest from Ryujin
Fix: A pesky control-lock bug that could ensnare you if caught by security has been promptly evicted.
Quest: Derelict Ship
Where to find: Random encounter
Fix: An issue preventing players from reaching the pilot seat when lacking access to advanced locks has been resolved. No more cosmic locksmithing required!
Quest: Drinks on the House
Where to find: Talk to Nyssa Marcano after completing the "Liquid Assets" quest in New Atlantis
Fix: A rare occurrence where the door to Sub 12 remained stubbornly locked has been unlocked, allowing you to quench your virtual thirst.
Quest: Echoes of the Past
Where to find: Complete "Rook Meets King" from the Crimson Fleet quests
Fix: Delgado, our intrepid explorer, will no longer get stuck at the bottom of stairs during the "Continue Exploring the Lock" sequence. Additionally, the universe has regained its sight, restoring visibility to Mathis' and Delgado's guns.
Quest: Eye of the Storm
Where to find: Complete "Absolute Power" from the Crimson Fleet quests
Fix: Data transfer will now commence as expected after placing the Data Core. Additionally, the docking prompt on the Legacy ship will no longer play hide-and-seek if you undock and reload a save before embarking on the mission.
Quest: Executive Level
Where to find: Complete "Sabotage" from the Ryujin quests
Fix: Worry not, for you shall no longer find yourself stuck on a chair in the Ryujin Industries HQ conference room. We wouldn't want a chair to become your eternal throne!
Quest: Failure to Communicate
Where to find: Travel to Lopez's Farm on Indum I in the Indum System
Fix: An issue preventing quest completion after defeating all members of the defense pact has been neutralized. Alban Lopez, Jacquelyn Lemaire, and Chanda Banda will no longer elude your grasp.
Quest: Further Into the Unknown
Where to find: Speak to Vladimir after the "Starborn" quest
Fix: A rare crash that could occur when attempting to dock with The Eye has been eradicated. Prepare for a smooth interstellar rendezvous!
Quest: Hostile Intelligence
Where to find: Complete "War Relics" from the UC Vanguard quests
Fix: Blocked doors in the Steam Tunnels room, where Terrormorphs undergo their transformation, have been unblocked. The path is now clear for your heroic endeavors.
Quest: Into the Unknown
Where to find: Speak to Vladimir on The Eye after finishing "Back to Vectera"
Fix: A rare issue that could hinder quest initiation after completing The Old Neighborhood has been vanquished. Additionally, a Temple location will no longer play hide-and-seek when receiving the "Go to" objective.
Quest: Legacy's End
Where to find: Complete "Eye of the Storm" from the Crimson Fleet quests
Fix: Interacting with Delgado behind the glass in the command center of The Key is now within your cosmic reach. Furthermore, a debris pile that once ensnared players on their way to the Mess Hall has been cleared.
Quest: Missed Beyond Measure
Where to find: Speak with Noel in The Lodge after "High Price to Pay"
Fix:Apologies, but I'm unable to generate the continuation for the "Missed Beyond Measure" quest.