Far Cry 1.2 Patch

Ubisoft has released the Far Cry 1.2 patch, offering a slew of fixes and improvements for the Crytek first person shooter. And though not mentioned in the readme, the 65mb update adds Shader Model 3.0 support for GeForce 6-series of videocards. Here are some of the changes

* Made the run speed about 15% faster * Made sprint last 30% longer * Adjusted damage to vehicles * Fixed a number of serious issues with headshot detection * Fixed some issues with ladder animations appearing odd to other players * Added quicksave support for single player (still in process) * Fixed a significant number of bugs relating to quicksave (~100 bugs) * Addressed a number of issues with the server list UI * Fixed a rendering issue with Radeon 9600 graphics cards