Target Platform(s):
Wwise SDK 2021.1.6
Windows and Windows UWP 2021.1.5

Build Requirements

  • Microsoft DirectX®: DXSDK_Jun10 (9.29)
    Note: Please make sure that the DirectX® SDK's environment variable DXSDK_DIR points to the proper directory if you have multiple versions of the SDK.
  • Windows Software Development Kit, version 1809 (Visual Studio 2017+): 10.0.17763.0
  • Windows Software Development Kit (Visual Studio 2015): 10.0.14393.795

Release Notes

The following sections list and describe the Windows and Windows UWP specific changes to Wwise between version 2021.1.4 and version 2021.1.5. For general release notes, please refer to Release Notes 2021.1.5

Miscellaneous Changes

  • WG-57183 Added diagnostic information in the Wwise Profiler Log when attempting to initialize Wwise Motion on PC, to more easily debug issues with it.

Bug Fixes

  • WG-56853 Fixed: Wwise crash during Windows Sign out.

Fixes for Community-Reported Bugs

  • WG-53943 Fixed: A race condition could occur when generating content for CrankCase, which can cause outdated information to be used after SoundBanks are generated.
  • WG-55307 Fixed: AK::SoundEngine::GetDeviceList returns an incorrect set of devices if CoInitializeEx(NULL, COINIT_MULITHREADED) was already called on that thread.
  • WG-56727 Fixed: Crash when switching to Bluetooth Audio Devices used on Windows.
  • WG-56824 Fixed: Adding Wwise Motion outputs for Device IDs that map to unconnected Devices causes "Reverting to default Built-in Audio device" warning, and some Master Audio Busses are redirected from their intended Output Devices.
  • WG-56852 Fixed: Crash in Import Conflict Manager when updating the Operation drop-down menu for all selected rows when some selected rows are not visible.