after A short hitch caused a delay, StarfieldThe first beta update for is finally here. This first patch contains over 100 fixes, and there is a lot to test in this first patch.
while Starfield Vast and packed with main and side quests, many of which have been plagued by stubborn bugs since launch. The latest update aims to fix more than a dozen quest bugs to please completionists and other stargazers alike. We’ve rounded up all the quests covered in the first beta update, with details on where to find them if you’re eager to test out the fixes for yourself.
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Starfield Important beta update fixes (and where to find them)
research: Absolute power
Where to find: Complete the “Best There Are” Crimson Fleet quests
Repair: Fixed a missing menu in the vault that prevented completion of the “Locate evidence to blackmail Ayumi Kumiko” optional objective.
research: Background checks
Where to find: Obtained while playing the “Top Secrets” mission from Ryujin
Repair: Fixed a possible control lockout that could occur if caught by security.
research: Abandoned ship
Where to find: Random encounter
Repair: Fixed an issue that prevented the player from accessing the pilot’s seat if they did not have access to advanced locks.
research: Drinks on the house
Where to find: Talk to Nyssa Marcano after completing the “Liquid Assets” quest in New Atlantis
Repair: Fixed a rare case where Sub 12’s door could remain closed.
research: Echoes of the past
Where to find: Complete the “Rook Meets King” mission of the Crimson Fleet
Repair: Fixed an issue with Delgado getting stuck at the bottom of the stairs during “Continue Lock Exploration” which could occur if the lock was left behind during the Delgado History dialogue.
Fix 2: Fixed an issue that could cause Mattis and Delgado’s weapons to not appear.
research: Eye of the storm
Where to find: Complete the “Ultimate Power” mission of the Crimson Fleet
Repair: Fixed an issue that could cause data transfer to not start after placing a data center.
Fix 2: Fixed an issue where the docking message on a Legacy ship would be lost if the player disconnected from the Legacy and then reloaded the save before starting the mission.
research: Executive level
Where to find: Complete “Sabotage” from Ryujin’s quests
Repair: Fixed an issue where players would remain stuck on a chair in the Ryujin Industries HQ meeting room.
research: Failure to communicate
Where to find: Travel to Lopez’s farm in Indum I in the Indum system
Repair: Fixed an issue that prevented the player from finishing the mission if they shot down all Defense Pact members (Alban Lopez, Jacquelyn Lemaire, and Chanda Banda).
research: More unknowns
Where to find: Talk to Vladimir after the “Starborn” quest.
Repair: Fixed a rare crash that could occur when trying to lock onto an eye.
research: Enemy intelligence
Where to find: Complete “War Relics” from the UC Vanguard quests
Repair: Fixed blocked doors in the steam tunnel room where the Terrormorph transformation occurs.
research: To the unknown
Where to find: Talk to Vladimir on the Eye once you’ve finished “Return to Vectra”
Repair: Fixed a rare issue that could prevent the quest from starting after completing The Old Neighborhood.
Fix 2: Fixed a rare issue where a temple location might not be filled when receiving a “Move To” objective.
research: End of legacy
Where to find: Complete the “Eye of the Storm” quest from the Crimson Fleet
Repair: Fixed an issue that prevented interaction with Delgado when he was behind the glass in The Key’s command center.
Fix 2: Fixed a pile of debris where the player could get stuck while trying to reach the Hall of Chaos.
research: Missed the measure
Where to find: Talk to Noel at The Lodge after “A High Price to Pay”
Repair: Fixed dialogue between Sarah and Walter not playing in The Lodge.
research: No sudden movements
Where to find: Talk to Vladimir on “The Eye” after completing “Myopia”
Repair: Fixed companions not following the player during personal missions.
research: the term
Where to find: Complete the “Shadows In Neon” quest from Freestar Rangers
Repair: Several issues with Mei Devine being inaccessible have been fixed, and the objective has been updated to “Listen to Mei Devine’s introduction”.
Fix 2: Fixed a possible control lockout when sitting at the table to talk to Jade MacMillan.
research: One small step
Where to find: The first mission in the game
Repair: Fixed a rare issue that could prevent Lin/Heller from exiting the airlock.
research: Operation Starseed
Where to find: Travel to Charybdis III, in the Charybdis system and complete the “Investigate Distress Call Activity”
Repair: Fixed a bad display that could occur if the Beagle was boarded after a long pause.
research: Force from outside
Where to find: Talk to Vladimir after completing “Into the Unknown”
Repair: Fixed an issue that caused missing Starborn Temples and scanner disturbances that could prevent obtaining all Starborn powers from this universe.
research: Rough landing
Where to find: Talk to Marco Jansen in the city of Aquila in the Cheyenne System
Repair: Resolved an issue that could occur during the “Encounter with Melina Axelrod” objective that could prevent ships from appearing in the desired location.
research: Shadows in neon
Where to find: Complete the “Where Hope Is Built” quest from Freestar Rangers
Repair: Fixed an issue that could occur when the door leading to Jaylen Pryce’s office was used repeatedly before he progressed to the Neon Core.
research: Subra et al
Where to find: Sign up for UC Vanguard after you arrive in New Atlantis for the first time
Repair: Fixed a control lock-up that could occur when entering Flight Simulator while a guard was attempting an arrest.
research: Eavesdropping on the network
Where to find: Talk to Luisa Reyes in New Atlantis
Repair: Fixed inaccessible junction boxes that could occur after a hunter attack on the inn.
research: The best out there
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Repair: Fixed an issue that could prevent the target from progressing when talking to Naeva and Jasmine in the Engineering Room.
research: Empty nest
Where to find: Complete the “Old Neighborhood” mission.
Repair: Fixed an issue that could cause Sam Coe’s gun to not appear while inside Jacob’s house.
research: Heart of Mars
Where to find: Talk to Layla in the Sidonia Mines on Mars
Repair: Fixed another location that could prevent the recovery of the Heart of Mars.
research: The Pale Lady
Where to find: Random encounter
Repair: Fixed a rare instance of the ship’s crew log data menu being inaccessible making it impossible to complete the encounter.
research: Top of list
Where to find: Talk to Phil Hale in Sidonia on Mars
Repair: Phil Hill must now accept Sumati’s survey data.
research: war effects
Where to find: Complete “The Devils You Know” from the UC Vanguard quests
Repair: Fixed an issue that could prevent the Tsar from moving to the quest location.
research: Where hope is built
Where to find: Talk to Daniel Blake in the city of Aquila in Aquila after the “Commissioned” quest.
Repair: Fixed a crash that could occur with certain set of player behaviors.
Bethesda has addressed more than just stalled quest progression in the latest beta update. Fixes include improved widescreen support, better textures, reflections and shadows in various areas, fixes for FSR2 and DLSS, and more. paying off Full details in Bethesda’s patch notes here.
Checking out quests is definitely one of the fun things about the game Starfield. We hope that this round of fixes will alleviate some of the most common issues players are experiencing. What task are you thinking of trying first?