Gears 4’s latest patch should solve early-match lag, breaks LAN cross play
According to a forum post by The Coalition, a small Xbox One title update will iron out the ‘hitching’ issues some players have experienced in the early part of Gears of War 4 multi-player matches. Hitching is a short period of extreme lag, and this small (218MB) update should solve the problem for Xbox One users.
A Title Update will be available for Gears of War 4 today. Read more here: https://t.co/oFp8xq6HMS
— Gears of War (@GearsofWar) October 14, 2016
There’s no equivalent patch for Windows 10 players, though, as the PC game didn’t have the same issue. However, because the two versions are now mismatched, offline LAN play between Xbox One and PC will no longer work, until the next big Gears of War 4 Title Update is applied to both platforms, bringing them into line.
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