This server-side patch was designed to reduce the frequency of no in-game regs. However, if you have been playing a lot in the past few days, you will find that hit recording issues are still common.
Many have turned to social media and Reddit to share their stories of missed shots, audio bugs with hit recording, and the strange lag that seems to inflict servers even without the dreaded red symbols in the corner of the screen. Hit Registration Issues Are Still Causing Problems In Apex Legends Season 5, Even After Server Hotfix From Respawn.
The most frustrating aspect of a bad hit recording is the fact that you will often see blood leaking from the character you are hitting. Whether it’s Wingman, Mastiff or R-99 shots, this problem with no reg makes the game quite unpleasant at times.
Recording hits is also an issue on all platforms, with players reporting issues on PC, Xbox and PlayStation. Despite the release of a new Middle Eastern server based in Bahrain, many players in South Africa and Australia have to switch to other servers to play – this could make the problem worse.