Returnal has quite a few issues but the good news is that the game’s developer is already on the case and has shared a list along with potential fixes.
One of the major criticism against the game is regarding the ability to save data. Due to the rogue-lite nature of the gameplay loop, it takes some time to save progress and there is no other way to do it in the game. This was already acknowledged by Housemarque but they are still looking into a solution for now.
One of the bugs in the game makes the player stuck in a room with the door not opening at all. We have already posted a fix for this issue and Housemarque appears to suggest that this fix should work.
The game launched with a new day one update but that didn’t appear to resolve all issues. While we have no idea of the next update, Housemarque has shared a list of issues that are under investigation and could be fixed in an upcoming update.
Returnal is available now for the PS5.