My ps3 has trouble updating games
Patch 1.4.0 will launch on Friday, and Ubisoft says it should fix this issue.
"Some have been able to temporarily fix this problem by disabling USB devices and certain drivers, but we realize this is in no way ideal," Ubisoft writes.
Using this workflow I was able to load my Son's world successfully many times in a row, so I don't think this is coincidence.
Here is a long grumpy thread of people having similar issues: There are more than a few people referencing the hard disk buffers/cache being overloaded.
I also suspect this is the case and it makes perfect sense why this workaround works if true.
Here you can find various troubleshooting steps for a wide variety of issues you may experience while trying to patch your Defiance game client.
If you’re having patching issues after logging into the Patcher Client, please review the troubleshooting information below.
After that, push Circle to back out of the skin selector.