This is the version 1.31 patch for the PC version of Guitar Hero 3. For a list of bug fixes read the more info below. This patch does not affect gameplay in any way, only resolves an Emulator Detected error that appears on some machines after applying the previous patch.
Additions and Fixes for Version 1.31
This optional patch fixes an "Emulator Detected" error that appears on some machines AFTER APPLYING THE 1.3 PATCH. This patch does not affect gameplay in any way and only resolves this emulation issue.
This patch is to be installed only after applying the 1.3 patch. The in-game version number will not change once the 1.31 patch is installed.
This patch is for PC only. The Mac 1.3 version is unaffected by the Emulation problem.
This will only resolve Emulator Detected errors that occur after the application of the v1.3 patch. If you have had these errors before applying the 1.3 patch, this patch will not fix the problem.
Additions and Fixes for v1.1
-Adds Co-op Quickplay game mode for Online multiplayer.
-Adds Lens Flare and Crowd settings in the Graphics Options menu.
-Adds a new UI screen in the Controller Options menu that displays default keyboard controls.
-Improves the whammy bar sound effects.
-The star power electricity effect now displays correctly when using the Low Graphics Detail option.
-The skeleton in the Shanker Island venue now displays correctly on all supported graphics cards.
-Fixes a bug that caused the animations for Lous puppet to fall out of sync.
-The Leaderboards now update more quickly.
-Fixes an issue that caused some rare instability when joining Online multiplayer games.
-Fixes a bug that caused some finished games to be listed in Online game searches.
-Fixes an issue where menus would become corrupted when Demonware servers are under maintenance.
-Fixes pauses, rare freezes, and other strange behaviors that were occurring on the Video Shoot venue.
-Fixes a bug where practicing a section of a song before entering an online match results in starting from that point in the song.
-Pressing Alt+tab during an empty hosted game no longer displays as a disconnection from the previous opponent.