Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 day one update patch notes: Performance improvements, game progression bug fixed, more

Rajarshi Acharya
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Spider-Man 2 got a massive day one patch which improves the game’s performance on the PS5, fixes a major bug that prevented game progression, and also comes with some cool new features.

Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 is finally out for PS5 and it has already received a massive day one patch — Version 1.001.002. If you own the physical copy, Insomniac suggests that you get your game upgraded to this version. Meanwhile, if you download the digital copy, you’ll get 1.001.002 as your pre-loaded version.

Spider-Man 2 comes with all new powers and abilities, new villains, as well as new suits. The update also includes some new features and allows you to continue playing as the iconic web-slinging duo without interruption.

Here’s everything added or fixed with the day one patch notes for Marvel’s Spider-Man 2.

Spider-Man 2 day one update patch fixes

Several new features have been added to Spider-Man 2 in the day one patch. This includes three options for Vibration Settings and Controller Speaker Mode, allowing you to choose between Experiential, Functional, or None/Off at any time.

Most importantly, there’s an Auto Heal function that will heal Peter or Miles automatically if they sustain severe damage. You can also specify when the Auto Heal will be triggered. In addition, you can now apply a high contrast color to the Perfect Dodge effect, which makes it easier to see.

However, the most significant update, is that a bug that prevented player progression from the Suit Tutorial is now fixed. There are some other general fixes that improve performance and stability and make the game look better.

Spider-Man 2 Version 1.001.002 patch notes

Here are the full patch notes for Marvel’s Spider-Man 2’s Version 1.001.002 day one patch.

New Features:

  • Vibration Setting: Switch between Experiential, Functional, or None
  • Auto Heal: When enabled, if a full Focus Bar is available, use it to automatically heal when under the specified amount of health 
  • Controller Speaker Mode: Switch between Experiential, Functional, or Off
  • High Contrast Perfect Dodge: Apply a high contrast color to the Perfect Dodge effect to improve visual clarity

General Fixes & Polish:

  • Improved the visual fidelity of the opening gameplay sequence
  • Addressed an issue where the player’s progression could become blocked during the Suit Tutorial
  • General polish updates
  • Improved performance and stability
  • Various additional fixes and improvements

That was all about the day one patch notes for Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 on the PS5. If you want to learn more about the game, check out:

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