Activision Patch Notes

Note: You can find the entire list of updates from Activision here

July 27 UPDATE

- Mode Adjustments -

• NEW EVENT / MODE! Titanium Trials: Endurance (Aug 11th - 24th)

• NEW MODE! Rebirth of the Dead (July 27th - Aug 11th)

- Gameplay Adjustments -

• "Cursed Ground" -- New Special Event on Fortunes Keep

• Portable Redeploy Balloon added as a new deployable

• Bomber Planes make their return

• Trophy Systems now only affect lethals and tacticals

• Teammate Buy Back -- money will now be spent before the redeploy token

• Gas Circle in Fortune's Keep has been rebalanced for faster match pacing

• Radar Jammer Drop Rates have been reduced on Fortune's Keep

• Updated most weapons and added new ones into Resurgence respawn/spawn Loadouts in Resurgence Modes

• Armored SUV now has a Nitrous Boost capability

• Legendary (Orange) Supply Box spawn rates have been increased on Caldera

- Weapon Adjustments -

• NZ-41 (VG) torso damage multiplier lowered to 1.0 from 1.1

• UGM-8 (VG) Muzzle Velocity decreased by 4%

• 3- Line Rifle (VG) Muzzle Velocity increased by 4%

• Kar98k (VG) Muzzle Velocity increased by 4%

• Type 99 (VG) Muzzle Velocity increased by 4%

• H4 Blixen (VG) Max Damage and Mid Damage Range decreased

• Marco 5 Hipfire Accuracy decreased when in crouch or prone position

- Weapon Adjustments -

• Thermite stick damage has increased to 40, up from 30

• Base weapons from Vanguard Season One through Season Three have been unlocked for all players

• NEW WEAPON! Vargo-S (assault rifle [VG])

• Zombie Camos from Vanguard are now available and equippable in Warzone

- NERFED WEAPONS -

• Bar (VG)

• STG44 (VG)

• Cooper Carbine (VG)

• NZ-41 (VG)

• KG M40 (VG)

• Armaguerra 43 (VG)

• H4 Blixen (VG)

• Marco 5 (VG)

• Gorenko Anti-Tank Rifle (VG)

- BUFFED WEAPONS -

• ITRA Burst (VG)

• Nikita AVT (VG)

• CR-56 AMAX (MW)

• Kilo 141 (MW)

• FARA 84 (BOCW)

• Krig 6 (BOCW)

• M13 (MW)

• Volkssturmgewehr (VG)

• UGR (BOCW)

• Uzi (MW)

• MP5 (BOCW

• Gallo SA12 (BOCW)

• Gracey Auto (VG)

• Origin 12 (MW)

• Streetsweeper (BOCW)

• M1 Garand (VG)

• UGM-8 (VG)

• Carv.2 (BOCW)

• M16 (BOCW)

- NERFED & BUFFED WEAPONS -

• 3-Line Rifle (VG)

• Whitley (VG)

• RATT (VG)

• Kar98k (VG)

- Bug Fixes -

June 30 UPDATE

- Gameplay Adjustments -

• Lootable Perks enabled on Fortune's Keep

- Weapon Adjustments -

• NZ-41 (VG) torso damage multiplier lowered to 1.0 from 1.1

• UGM-8 (VG) Muzzle Velocity decreased by 4%

• 3- Line Rifle (VG) Muzzle Velocity increased by 4%

• Kar98k (VG) Muzzle Velocity increased by 4%

• Type 99 (VG) Muzzle Velocity increased by 4%

• H4 Blixen (VG) Max Damage and Mid Damage Range decreased

• Marco 5 Hipfire Accuracy decreased when in crouch or prone position

- Attachment Adjustments -

• Lengthened Muzzle Velocity decreased to 8%, down from 10%

• MX Silencer Muzzle Velocity decreased to 12%, down from 15%

• M1941 Handstop Recoil Control decreased to 3.5%, down from 4%

- Bug Fixes -

June 22 UPDATE - SEASON 4 LAUNCH

- NEW MAP - FORTUNE'S KEEP -

- New Weapons -

• Marco 5: Submachine Gun (VG)

• UGM-8: Light Machine Gun (VG)

- Gameplay Adjustments -

• Armored SUV - New Vehicle

• EMP Grenade - New Tactical Equipment

• Broken ATMs - New Interactable

• Portable Redeploy Balloon - New Deployable

- QOL Adjustments -

• Loadout Crate UI Selection Position Moved

• Player owned inventory will be indicated next to items in brackets (Gas Mask [1])

• Out-of-Bounds Timer Increased to 10 Seconds

- Perk Adjustments -

• Ghost, Combat Scout, Double Time, Cold Blooded, Amped added to ground loot

• Battle Hardened Stun and Flash resistance increased to 70%

• Scavenger now awards an additional $500 in teh scavenger pouch with each kill

• Hardline now provides a 25% discount on al buy station items, including Loadout Drop Markers

- Tactical Equipment Adjustments -

• Snapshot Grenade radius decreased to 22m

- Various Weapon Adjustments -

• ARs: AK-47 (CW), AS44, Cooper Carbine, Nikita AVT, KGM40, FFAR, NZ-41, Vargo 41, Volkssturmgewehr

• Launchers: RPG (CW), M79, M1 Bazooka, MK11 Launcher, Panzerschreck, Panzerfaust, RPG (MW), PILA, JOKR, STRELA-P

• LMGs: Whitley, DP27, Type 11, MG42

• MRs: M1 Garand, SVT-40, Crossbow, R1 Shadowhunter

• Pistols: AMP63, RATT

• SMGs: Armaguerra 43, H4 Blixen, MAC-10, Owen Gun, PPSh-41 (VG), Sten (VG), Type 100 (VG), Welgun (VG)

• SRs: Gorenko Anti-Tank Rifle, 3-Line Rifle

- Bug Fixes -

June 8 UPDATE

- Gameplay Adjustments -

• Armor boxes removed in favor of Armor Bundles in Champion of Caldera Buy Stations

- Bug Fixes -

June 2 UPDATE

- Gameplay Adjustments -

• Champion of Caldera Mode: Up to 150 players, a single, continuously closing circle

• Recon drone field upgrades removed from Underground Transit System loot

• Reduced spawn rate of radar jammer field upgrade on Rebirth

• Restock recharge time increased to 30 seconds (up from 25)

• Throwing knife upper torso damage decreased to 200 (down from 300)

- Weapon Adjustments -

• NZ-41 (VG) maximum damage DECREASED, minimum damage INCREASED, recoil deviation DECREASED, recoil intensity DECREASED, muzzle velocity INCREASED

• H4 Blixen (VG) attachments' damage modified

May 26 UPDATE

- Gameplay Adjustments -

• Stims effect is now removed when taking damage from weapon attacks

• Stims slide speed is reduced by 40% and max slide time is reduced

- Weapon Adjustments -

• Whitley (VG) minimum damage, maximum damage range, headshot damage multiplier, and neck damage multipler INCREASED

• Type 11 (VG) maximum damage INCREASED

May 25 UPDATE - SEASON 3 RELOADED LAUNCH

- Playlists Through June 22 Released -

- Champion of Caldera Mode Added -

- Gameplay Updates -

• "Serpentine" Perk Added

• New Underground Transit System Added

• "Occupation Scan" Public Event in Rebirth

• Downed Movement Speed INCREASAED

• Buyback Cost Decreased to $3000

• Death Tax Adjusted from 80:20 to 50:50

• Ranged Weapon Melee Damage Reduced


• New Lootable Perks include Serpentine, Tune Up, Tracker, Hardline, Kill Chain, E.O.D

• "Radio Jammer" Field Upgrade Added

• Loadout Drop Markers Now Available in Loot

• "Speed Boost" Power-Up Added

• "Gulag Entry", "Redeploy Extraction" Tokens Added


• HUD Improvements

• Footstep Audio Improvements

• All Modes Health Now at 300 Total (150 No Plates)


• Frag Grenade Damage INCREASED

• Throwing Knife Damage INCREASED

• Claymore Damage INCREASED

• Proximity Mine Damage INCREASED

• Semtex Damage INCREASED

May 11 UPDATE

OPERATION MONARCH!

• Kong and Godzilla have arrived on Caldera. Enjoy a variety of new game mode challenges.

• Environmental Hazard: Titans

• Public Event: Titan Frenzy

• Resource: Monarch Intel

• Killstreak: S.C.R.E.A.M. Device

May 4 UPDATE

- Gameplay Adjustments -

• Armored Truck health and resistances has been decreased to be in-line but still greater than the Cargo Truck

• Armored Truck turret damage has been decreased by 40%

- Weapon Adjustments -

• Assault Rifles affected: AK-47 (BOCW) | AS44 (VG) | Assault Rifle Alpha (VG) | Assault Rifle Bravo (VG) | Assault Rifle Charlie (VG) | Assault Rifle Hotel (VG) | Cooper Carbine (VG) | EM2 (BOCW) | KG M40 (VG) | Nikita AVT (VG) | NZ-41 (VG) | Volkssturmgewehr (VG) | XM4 (BOCW)

• Submachine Guns affected: Armaguerra 43 (VG) | M1912 (VG) | Owen Gun (VG) | PPSh-41 (VG) | Sten (VG) | Submachine Gun Charlie (VG) | Type 100 (VG) | Welgun (VG)

- Attachment Adjustments -

• Vital upper torso damage has been decreased

April 27 UPDATE - SEASON 3 LAUNCH

April 19 UPDATE

- Battle Royale Adjustments -

• Public Events Added: Restock, Cash Drops, Heavy Weapon Drops, Resurgence

• First free loadout now occurs earlier, second free loadout remains in the 5th circle

• Guaranteed Infil Events: Heavy Weapon Crate, Plunder Crate

• Guaranteed 4th Circle Events: Restock, Fire Sale

MARCH 30 UPDATE

- General Updates -

• Private Match settings align with Public Match settings

- Bug Fixes -

• Operator inconsistent parachuting functionality

• Display of current / updated challenge in the Community Challenges under Rebirth Reinforced Event Tab

• Armaguerra 43 (VG) mistakenly appearing ingame as Submachine Gun Charlie

• Circle occasionally moves outside playable space on Caldera

• Party Invite notification text appears misaligned

• Armor Satchels acquired via Heavy Weapon Crates equiped with 0 out of 8 plates available

• Heavy Weapon Crate pallets occasionally appear as non interactable ground loot

• Incorrect Mode appears on the menu while queueing for a Match

• Scavenger Contract loot crate spawns outside of reach on Rebirth Island

MARCH 28 UPDATE

- Perk Adjustments -

Scavenger - cyan outlined, dissipation time increased from 20 - 60 seconds, gives +1 plate

Restock - recharge time reduced from 50 - 25 seconds, stim now on a 60 second timer

E.O.D. - will reduce damage or cap damage, whichever is higher; raised cap on explosive damage from 80 - 200; damage reduction raised from 35% - 45%

Quick Fix - inserting armor plate will now begin regenerating health

Ghost - only affects moving players, minimap arrow fades when ghost is active

FEBRUARY 14 UPDATE
Season Release