Ubisoft has released the patch notes for their upcoming beta of The Division. 

According to Ubisoft the newest patch addresses over 10,000 bugs that were reported during the alpha testing phase. The new patch also adds more languages, weapon balancing and changes to the character progression. You can see the full patch notes below.

The Division closed beta begins first on Xbox One on January 28. It will be available on PlayStation 4 and PC on January 29.

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The Division Closed Beta Patch Notes:

Improvements

Interface

  • Added support for multiple in-game languages:
    • All platforms: English, French, Italian, German, Spanish
    • PC, PS4: Japanese
  • Weapon and Item Mods can now be changed directly from the inventory screen
  • [Xbox One and PS4] Changed weapon swap button mapping to:
    • [Tap] Primary/Secondary weapon
    • [Double Tap] Switch to Sidearm
  • UI improvements for better readability and usability

Gameplay

  • Additional balancing of weapons, enemy NPCs, and character progression

Dark Zone

  • Added another Dark Zone gate to the Beta Map area
  • Changed Dark Zone brackets level range
    • Depending on your level, you will now be matched with level 4-7 players and enemies, or level 8 players and enemies
  • Landmarks have been added to the Dark Zone Map area
    • With these landmarks you will find more challenging encounters rewarding you with better loot

Performances

  • Loading of textures and models should no longer suffer delays on console

Bug fixes

More than 10,000 bugs have been fixed, including many of the most reported bugs during the Alpha.

  • Missing sound with specific weapons and mods combinations
  • Repeating audio when opening the Mega Map
  • Mission objectives not completing correctly
  • Floating characters and weapons
  • Character loading stuck at 95%
  • Broken textures

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