"The Shovel" Free Update is now live on Xbox and PS4!

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Community Developer
Paradox Staff
Sep 25, 2019

As promised at PDXCON 2019, we did not forget our console players! Today, we released a new free update for Xbox and PS4 - and we are just getting started.



  • 2 new Floor tiles
  • 30 new Objects
  • 6 new Wall types

Bug Fixes
Escape Mode Updates
  • Fixed an issue where sectors were not being calculated properly due to the automated wall placement.
  • Dealer Indicators now remain on screen when mission criteria have been met.
  • Fixed an issue where ‘Name In The Game’ characters didn’t display in the inmate creator.
  • Modified the New Game/Continue flow to get players into the game quicker.
  • Changed the requirements of certain titles based on player feedback.
  • Fixed an issue with titles overrunning on the ‘Results’ screen in certain languages.
  • The Power Station on Paradise City will now reboot after being repaired.
  • The Regime icon is now hidden when being pursued by guards to increase screen space.
  • Added the following options:
  • Disable Escape Advisors
  • Sprint Method (Toggle or Hold)
  • Sprint Stick (Left or Right stick)

Base Game Updates
  • Updated the game icon.
  • Modified the New Game/Continue flow to get players into the game quicker.
  • New objects will display a “New!” icon in the carousel.
  • Removed Doors, Door Control, and Surveillance items from the ‘Objects’ carousel.
  • Removed Walls and Doors from the ‘Structure’ carousel.
  • Fixed a bug where the price of a water tile was displayed twice.
  • Made the Options menu scrollable.
  • Updated the game credits.
  • Corrected some typos.