Splinter Cell: Blacklist Gets Patched on Wii U


The Wii U version of Splinter Cell: Blacklist has received a patch that has fixed a number of issues raised following the title’s release.

The patch released by Ubisoft appears to target a wide range of issues with the Wii U version of the game, with a large portion of the fixes focusing on the game’s “Spies vs. Mercs” multiplayer feature.

A full list of the fixes, made available on Ubisoft’s official site for the title, can be found below:


  • Fix timer and progress bar for Daily Challenges
  • Fix misc. issues with Gone Dark challenges
  • Fix misc. issues with guards shooting sticky camera and not engaging search behavior

Single player

  • Fix Nouri not following Sam in rare conditions in Private Estate mission


  • Fix animation glitch when sliding down a ladder and immediately throwing a grenade
  • Fix mission preview image not updating when cycling through different missions in the settings

Spies vs Mercs

  • Extraction: Fix Intel stuck on weapon when a client is dropping it twice in a row
  • Extraction: Fix potential exploit where an ammo box placed in front of the Intel drop crate would allow to skip the “securing the intel” animation
  • Fix not being able to invite more people to Private Match after playing a match in a mode where the maximum number of players is lower than the maximum number of players for the new mode
  • Fix Drone Hunter points not awarded when blowing up the drone with certain gadgets
  • Fix waypoint staying red when Pandora settings are ON and a hacker has been killed
  • Fix accessing an empty menu when trying to view the Customization Screen or match Settings right when the countdown reaches 0
  • Fix general host migration issues
  • Fix rare cases of Spies falling out of maps
  • Fix spawning with no weapon and unable to shoot when pushing the stick forward during the character selection screen until the match starts

Have you been playing Splinter Cell: Blacklist on the Wii U, and if so what are your thoughts on Ubisoft’s latest fix for the game? Be sure to let us know in the comments below.

Javan Rivera is Analog Addiction’s resident Nintendo Editor, but he loves discussing and writing about all things video game related. Follow him on Twitter for more news and information, and be sure to follow the official Analog Addiction Twitter feed as well, for all the latest gaming coverage.


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