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Phasmophobia August 27th Patch Notes ( Update)

The new August 27th update for Phasmophobia has been released and we've got the patch notes with all the changes that were made!
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The Phasmophobia Exposition hotfix has just been added to the game in the August 27th, 2021 update. This doesn’t add much to the game, but does allow you to toggle Film Grain and Chromatic Aberration effects. There have also been multiple changes, such as lowering the light range from the Lighter, and the DOTS projector evidence will now activate more often! You will find all of the changes and bug fixes in the official patch notes below.

Phasmophobia August 27th Update Log

  1. Options are now available to toggle Film Grain and Chromatic Aberration post processing effects.


  1. DOTS projector evidence will now activate much more often and will now work in big rooms.
  2. The ghost hunting delay has been changed from 3 to 4 seconds.
  3. The Glowsticks’ light now lasts 60 seconds and fades to half intensity over 10 seconds (no longer turns off).
  4. Replaced ghost writing with more legible visuals.
  5. Blur has been removed from video cameras.
  6. Removed glitch effect from all cameras that was causing motion sickness.
  7. Changed hair shaders to stop UI showing through them.
  8. Changed several lights in game to improve performance.
  9. Ghost hunting effects should now work if the ghost is on a different floor than you.
  10. Significantly lowered the light range of the Lighter.


  1. Fixed an issue where the parabolic microphone wouldn’t allow you to hear paranormal sounds.
  2. Fixed an issue where the CCTV system would break if a player died with a head mounted camera.
  3. Fixed several performance issues with the video and cctv cameras.
  4. LIV VR: Potential fix for the character model showing over yourself in the spectator view.
  5. Fixed a bug where screen space reflections were not working.
  6. Fixed VR equipment grab rotations for some equipment.
  7. Fixed an issue where the Smudge Stick had two right hands for VR.
  8. Fixed an issue where your FOV would reset on the main menu after sprinting if you changed your FOV.
  9. Fixed an issue where you could place a Motion Sensors on the floor.
  10. Fixed an issue where you could place a DOTS Projector on certain objects.


Those are all of the bug fixes, changes, and various updates made in the August 27th patch for Phasmophobia! If you’re curious about other updates for a variety of games, be sure to check out the Patch Notes section of our website.

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