For Honor update 1.08 brings leaver penalty and more

For Honor update 1.08 is now available for download. The latest update is now rolling out on PC. For Honor update 1.08 for PS4 and Xbox One will release next week. The latest update brings new features and other improvements.

The new update adds leaver penalty. From now on, any player that exits a match in progress will receive a penalty, where they cannot queue for another matchup for a period of time. The patch also added Uninterruptible Stance icon on Eagle’s Fury and Eagle’s Fury Alternate. Check out more details below.

For Honor update 1.08 features:

Fighters

CENTURION

Eagle Talon

  • Eagle Talon hit recovery can be canceled into Revenge after 1100ms.

Jab

  • Jab hit reaction Stagger window increased to 0-800ms (from 200-800ms).

Roll

  • [Bug Fix] Centurion is now immune to Guard Break while rolling.

Moveset

  • For Honor update 1.08 added Legion Kick combo.
  • Added Uninterruptible Stance icon on Eagle’s Fury and Eagle’s Fury Alternate.
  • Added information about Heavy Attack cancels into Guard Break.

SHINOBI

Roll

  • [Bug Fix] Shinobi is now immune to Guard Break while rolling.

Deflect

[Bug Fix] For Honor update 1.08 fixed a bug causing the Shinobi to get stuck in objects after performing a Deflect.

KENSEI

Moveset

  • Removed the Unblockable icon from the chains “Spirit of Inevitability”, “Form of the Dragon”, “Doom of the Kensei”.
  • Added the Unblockable icon to the Top Heavy Finisher Unblockable on the left side panel.
  • For Honor update 1.08 added entry for Superior Block on Dodge.

PEACEKEEPER

Moveset

  • Added information about Heavy Attack cancels into Guard Break.

Maps

  • [Bug Fix] Fixed the bug where the player would enter ladder climb animations without reaching the ladder
  • [Bug Fix] General visual bug fixes in DLC maps
  • [Bug Fix] Fixed a bug where minor drops would cause the hero to fall over

UI

  • Updated the following ornament names:
    • “Winged 1” to “Daubeny’s Shame”
    • “10-armed Monk” to “12-armed Monk”
  • [Bug Fix] Fixed the Volkoff Blade and Glymiron Hilt that were inverted for the Warlord
  • [Bug Fix] For Honor update 1.08 fixed the dagger blade and weapon hilts that were inverted for the Peacekeeper

Progression

  • [Bug Fix] Players will now be rewarded for completing Player vs AI matches
  • [Bug Fix] The Centurion “Centaur” ornament has been gifted to all players due to a bug in the unlock condition
  • [Bug Fix] The Shinobi “Pious” ornament has been gifted to all players due to a bug in the unlock condition
  • [Bug Fix] The “A Reservist” trophy will be awarded the next time you deploy war assets if you had previously reach the requirement but had not received the reward

Orders

  • The Shinobi character now treated as an Assassin Class.
  • The Centurion character now treated as a Hybrid Class.
  • These changes allow the heroes to complete the appropriate orders for their Hero Class.

For Honor update 1.08 adds Quit Penalty

  • The player will receive a warning message about the penalty before quitting the match
  • If the player proceeds to Quit (via the in-game menu or Alt+F4) they will receive a 10-minute matchmaking penalty
  • This penalty is also applicable to all group members if their leader leaves
  • There is a 30-second grace window (duration is adjustable) at match start to account for incomplete groups/matchmaking issues
  • The quit penalty only applies to games played through matchmaking.

Check your game update and download latest For Honor update 1.08 for PC.