Escape From Tarkov Patch Notes – (March 2023)

What's changed?

Regular updated games can have many changes over the years or even month to month. That's why reading patch notes can be helpful for players who want to stay in the know. Check out the latest Escape From Tarkov patch notes we've compiled (and made easier to read) below.

EFT Patch Notes - (January 2023)

Performance & Gameplay

  • Tweaked server system to reduce desync and rubberbanding happening in Streets of Tarkov location
  • Weight for several items corrected
  • Fixed the durability of Rogue bosses' weapons
  • Corrected conditions for the unlocking of Ragman customization options
  • Corrected calculation of skills in quest rewards
  • Ability to apply effects of some consumables without losing them fixed
  • Corrected muscle pain status duration
  • Corrected player spawn positions on the Streets of Tarkov location
  • Added 5.56x45 muzzle brake
  • Conditions for players to sell weapons to Jaeger corrected
  • Can now level up skills above 50
  • Corrected the tooltip of some unsellable items when switching screens
  • Fixed lack of durability loss while repairing several weapons using repair kits
  • Corrected the mistakenly working D2 exit on the Reserve location
  • Soft lock that appeared while interacting with some weapons fixed
  • Corrected calculation of the physical skills level bonus from the Air Filtering Unit zone in the Hideout
  • Corrected skill point calculation in the Hideout using the gym
  • Remedied several bugs in the dialogue system when interacting with Lightkeeper
  • Corrected spawns for Rogues
  • Tweaked display of objectives for Lightkeeper quests while in a raid
  • Fixed the positions of Zryachiy's guards
  • The behavior of the co-op mode settings interface when switching between screens fixed
  • Fixed the absent localization of several interface elements (while in a raid)
  • Corrected camera behavior while aiming with Chiappa Rhino 200DS

Related: Best Escape From Tarkov Settings for FPS and Visibility


  • Remedied problems with duplication, stuttering, and missing sounds in binaural audio mode
  • Fixed instances of missing audio for airplanes and airdrops
  • Provided missing sounds for weapon interactions when interface volume is set to 0
  • Replaced absent bush/container search sounds with binaural audio enabled
  • Corrected the volume of footsteps during crouched/standing movements
  • Remedied gym behavior in the Hideout when enabling third-party overlays
  • Weapon sounds for the Chiappa Rhino, RSH-12, Benelli M3, AI AXMC, SR-2M, M203 under-barrel grenade launcher, and GP-25 under-barrel grenade launcher corrected


  • Multiple geometry/lighting corrections in the Streets of Tarkov location
  • Several visual artifacts improved in the Streets of Tarkov location
  • Corrected incorrect visuals of NVGs/thermals when screen resolution changed and switched to full-screen mode

Want to read more about Escape from Tarkov? If so, check out Escape From Tarkov – Operation Aquarius Quest Guide on Pro Game Guides.

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