This week, digital storefront GOG.com pushed out an update for the classic 2004 first-person shooter Far Cry. The update—the first in over two years for the 15-year-old game—was as small as it was random: "added a small fix to prevent AI bots from shooting through tents." This bug has been a long-standing annoyance for players, who have been complaining about it on various forums for the last 13 years. But why now? It started with a fan-made mod to fix the bug and a support ticket.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/7xgdpe/why-gog-suddenly-fixed-a-13-year-old-far-cry-glitch