Video Game Updates & Patch Notes

DayZ Experimental 1.22 Update 1 Now Live, Patch Notes and More

Bohemia Interactive, the creators of the popular survival game DayZ, has released a new update for the game’s experimental build on Xbox and PC. Version 1.22 introduces a number of significant changes, adjustments, and bug fixes designed to enhance the game’s overall performance and player experience.

Xbox Experimental 1.22 Update 1 – Version 1.21.156458




  • Sling Bag
  • Army Pouch
  • Canvas Bag
  • Leather Duffel Bag
  • Hip Pack
  • Craftable Drysack Bag
  • New animation and sound for activating the heat pack
  • White variant of the fingerless wool gloves


  • Fixed a game crash related to the login process
  • The regular logout timer and the one prompted when accepting a server invitation were not consistent
  • Some button prompts were not present in the inventory after dropping an item
  • Option to put item in hands back into inventory was not displayed in inventory hints
  • HUD brightness settings were not connected to the account
  • Fixed a server crash related to vehicle deletion
  • Car horns were not played when started outside of other players’ network bubble
  • Fixed a cause of the character and creatures movement giving the perception of micro-stutters at inconsistent but reliably high frame rate
  • Fixed an exploit to stand up from prone faster
  • Throwing an item into rivers/ponds/lakes would not produce a splash sound in deep water
  • Throwing an item into water would incorrectly play the sound at the bed of the water
  • The character was unable to enter some building entrances that were slightly above ground level
  • Players dying under water would not float up to the surface
  • Fixed a case of door animation desynchronization related to navmesh updates
  • The character name in the server browser was not displayed correctly in all cases
  • Fixed an exploit related to poison gas zone triggers ( – private)
  • When attempting to turn the car on with low fuel, the engine state between server and client would desynchronize
  • Actions that would hide items in hands would display the item to other players if they entered the network bubble after the action was started
  • AI were unable to enter the Livonia bunker
  • AI would not register open doors of the service hangar
  • It was not possible to detach the battery from a head torch looted from infected
  • Flares shot from the flare gun would produce a continuous sound when stuck in objects (
  • The clerk infected looked too dark
  • Road flares would continue to burn for up to a minute even after reaching ruined state
  • Some weapon attachments were not registering hit impacts
  • Mining rocks with smaller tools did not play sounds
  • Destroyed fuel pumps would still yield gasoline
  • Washing hands with a water bottle did not have sounds
  • Certain can opening actions did not have sounds
  • Interrupting the washing hands action could result in a character glitch
  • Fixed several exploits to look through walls ( – private, – private, – private)
  • Several clothing items were missing their hitboxes
  • Camera was glitching when attempting to switch to prone in deep water
  • Bolts could get stuck in water
  • Crossbow bolts did not reflect their damage states correctly
  • It was not possible to shave while wearing the carnival mask
  • After removing a burlap sack from a player’s head, their hair could clip with their head gear
  • The red dot of the RVN Optic was not aligned with the center of the screen (
  • If a dead body was skinned and quartered, bolts stuck in it would disappear
  • Attempting to treat another player’s wounds could result in false prompts to bandage yourself
  • Fixed several instances of items being held badly by the player
  • Fixed several instances of clothing items clipping
  • Fixed several building issues and exploits (
  • Item widget would stay on the screen for the duration of hold actions (
  • While driving, the user would constantly get the item widget of the car prompted
  • Medieval helmets had inconsistent impact sounds when thrown
  • The crossbow did not have sounds when used in prone
  • The crossbow did not have sounds when dry shooting indoors
  • The reload sound of the crossbow was more quiet while moving
  • The thirst indication sound could overlap with the fever sound
  • The thirst sound was not being played while wearing a gas mask or helmet
  • Prison doors played the wrong sounds (
  • Audio of certain doors was desynchronized (
  • The respawn timer was skipped as soon as the game was loaded (
  • The reticle of the ATOG 6×48 optic was blurry on low graphics settings (
  • Widgets connected to dead bodies were not static on the screen (
  • An unconscious player could temporarily go into falling state and see their surroundings
  • Jumping while applying a gag bugs the rag
  • It was possible to access the inventory while blindfolded after waking up from unconsciousness
  • Deployed fence kits could block ladder exits ( – private)
  • The audio effect of the flash grenade would persist after respawn if the player was killed during it ( – private)
  • Certain car wreck doors wouldn’t open in all cases (
  • Despawned fireplaces could still cause damage to players at their position
  • It was possible to collapse the hand slot container in the inventory (
  • Fixed an exploit that allowed auto-rolling
  • Ambient sounds were missing after relogging while alt-tabbing in the Livonia underground
  • It was possible to warm up pills and split them
  • It was possible to bypass travel/server hop spawns by logging off on a ladder ( – private)
  • The player could cancel the stagger animation from a heavy hit by jumping ( – private)


  • Mouse cursor in menus is now visible only when the mouse is connected and enabled in options
  • While moving an item in the inventory, the selected item remains highlighted as well
  • Balanced gear armor values against melee weapons
  • Balanced damage caused by melee weapons and infected
  • Blunt melee weapons now inflict significantly more shock damage than health damage
  • Sharp melee weapons now inflict significantly more health damage than shock damage
  • The chance of suffering bleeding now both depends on the weapon/infected type, as well as protective clothing
  • Certain low tier sharp weapons will no longer cause push-back even when using heavy attack.
  • Chance of suffering bleeding is now based on weapons and armor
  • Added collisions for the player with dead bodies large animals
  • Reduced the weight of gas canisters (
  • Improved the fire geometry for several firearms
  • Improved the fire geometry of several weapon attachments
  • Improved sounds of explosives
  • Reduced the damage taken by belts from torso hits by 20 percent
  • Reduced surface noise when driving over specific surfaces (
  • Item widgets are no longer visible when blinded by a flash grenade or burlap sack
  • Updated the game credits
  • The in-game server browser now displays exact player numbers
  • Removed the column for slots in the server browser


  • Added: Missing armbands for new flag variants
  • Fixed: Fixed misaligned spawnpoints for various buildings
  • Changed: Reduced the amount of backpacks spawning on infected
  • Changed: Reduced amount of backpacks spawning in the world
  • Changed: Rebalanced spawning locations of backpacks
  • Changed: Reduced amount of tools that work as high tier weapons and increased their low tier counterparts
  • Changed: Gasoline Canisters no longer spawn with full gasoline
  • Changed: Gas Canisters no longer spawn with full gas
  • Changed: Power generator no longer spawns with full fuel



  • Fixed: A police event close to Brena was misplaced



  • Bolts are instantly ruined on impact – a fix is in internal testing
  • Players can leave ghosts for remotes at the edge of the network bubble – a fix is in internal testing
  • Player is desynced when changing seat or leaving the vehicle and falling down unconscious – a fix is in internal testing
  • White Fingerless wool gloves are missing their damaged textures – a fix is in internal testing
  • The character position in the water does not change with the water level – a fix is in internal testing
  • The explosion sounds of the improvised explosive lacks direction – a fix is in internal testing
  • Watchtower’s roof widget blocks other wall widgets – a fix is in internal testing
  • Vehicles will keep driving after the driver is killed
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