Fez on XBLA is Finally Getting Patched
Phil Fish, the creator of Fez, has confirmed that the game is to finally be patched on Xbox Live Arcade after Microsoft announced that they had dropped fees for patches in April.
Taking to Twitter Fish wrote:
GOOD NEWS EVERYONE: we're going to patch FEZ on XBLA!
— PHIL FISH (@PHIL_FISH) July 4, 2013
Fez has remained largely broken on Xbox 360 since June 2012 when Fish refused to issue a patch for the game saying he would not do so, "Because Microsoft would charge us tens of thousands of dollars to re-certify the game."
This was after an initial patch had failed to improve the performance of the game. Under Microsoft's previous policy the first patch was free with developers being charged thereafter. ...