Palworld patch notes: everything new in April 22 update for PC and Xbox

Full patch notes for Palworld update for PC and Xbox

After the recent content update, Palworld has a few bugs to fix and tweaks to make to the balancing of new features and items. It will be a little while before major new features are added, but the team at Pocketpair is still plugging away with regular patches that fix some of the game’s most pressing issues.

If you’ve just downloaded the latest update and want to know what’s in it, then we’ll fill you in on all the details.

Palworld patch notes for PC and Xbox

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Palworld is a small but important patch. / Pocketpair

This patch is 2.3GB in download size on PC. The Xbox version of the update is set to roll out in 12 to 24 hours. Here are the full patch notes:

Balance Adjustment

  • The electric egg incubator now has increased hatching speed. Hatches at 1.5 times the normal rate


  • Optimized the processing load on dedicated servers

Bug Fixes

  • You can now pet some pals that could not be pet due to a bug that prevented the "pet" option from working correctly
  • Fixed an issue where base pals would sometimes collide with each other on dedicated servers
  • Fixed other minor bugs

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Ryan Woodrow is Guides Editor for GLHF based in London, England. He has a particular love for JRPGs and the stories they tell. His all-time favorite JRPGs are the Xenoblade Chronicles games because of the highly emotive and philosophy-driven stories that hold great meaning. Other JRPGs he loves in the genre are Persona 5 Royal, Octopath Traveler, Fire Emblem: Three Houses, Nier Automata, and Pokémon. He also regularly dives deep into the indie scene trying to find hidden gems and innovative ideas. Some of his favorite indie games include FTL: Faster Than Light, Thomas Was Alone, Moonlighter, Phantom Abyss, and Towerfall Ascension. More of his favorite games are Minecraft, Super Mario Odyssey, Stardew Valley, Skyrim, and XCOM 2. He has a first-class degree in Games Studies from Staffordshire University and has written for several sites such as USA Today's ForTheWin, Game Rant, The Sun, and KeenGamer. Email: