Black Ops 4 Update Patch Notes TODAY: Call of Duty 1.23 changes on PS4, Xbox, PC revealed

BLACK OPS 4 PATCH NOTES SUMMARY

  • All platforms:

    • New Pandemic gameplay tuning and stability improvements in Blackout.

    • Corrected slide velocity values for Ajax, Seraph, Outrider, and Reaper.

    • Fixed an issue where the M16’s iron sights could appear misaligned.

    • Featured Playlist updates in Multiplayer and Blackout.

  • Xbox One/PC:

    • New Contraband rewards added, including an Ultra Weapon Bribe.

    • 1.21 update now live on PC.

    • Infected: Final Stand now live in Multiplayer.

    • Create-a-Class support added for M16 and Havelina AA50 weapons in Multiplayer.

    • Pandemic limited-time mode now live in Blackout.

    • Tactical Bike vehicle added to main map in Blackout.

    • Standard Alcatraz playlist replaces Alcatraz Horde in Blackout.

    • “Duck and Cover” Gauntlet now live for “Alpha Omega” in Zombies.

    • Support added for M16, Havelina AA50, and new MKII Weapons in Zombies.

      • All platforms:

        • New Pandemic gameplay tuning and stability improvements in Blackout.

        • Corrected slide velocity values for Ajax, Seraph, Outrider, and Reaper.

        • Fixed an issue where the M16’s iron sights could appear misaligned.

        • Featured Playlist updates in Multiplayer and Blackout.

      • Xbox One/PC:

        • New Contraband rewards added, including an Ultra Weapon Bribe.

        • 1.21 update now live on PC.

        • Infected: Final Stand now live in Multiplayer.

        • Create-a-Class support added for M16 and Havelina AA50 weapons in Multiplayer.

        • Pandemic limited-time mode now live in Blackout.

        • Tactical Bike vehicle added to main map in Blackout.

        • Standard Alcatraz playlist replaces Alcatraz Horde in Blackout.

        • “Duck and Cover” Gauntlet now live for “Alpha Omega” in Zombies.

        • Support added for M16, Havelina AA50, and new MKII Weapons in Zombies.

          • Gameplay

            • Corrected slide velocity values for Ajax, Outrider, Reaper, and Seraph.

          • Weapons

            • M16

              • Addressed an issue where the M16’s sight was sometimes misaligned.

              • Featured Playlists (August 13-20)

                • PS4/Xbox One

                  • Infected: Final Stand

                  • Chaos Control

                  • Mercenary Deathmatch Moshpit

                  • Barebones Moshpit

                  • Bolt-Action Barebones

                  • PC

                    • Infected: Final Stand

                    • Barebones Deathmatch Moshpit

                    • Endurance Chaos Moshpit

                      • Pandemic

                        • Gameplay

                          • Increased infected sprint speed.

                          • Increased infected melee lunge range.

                          • Increased infected player resistance to Barricade and fire damage.

                          • Increased infected ladder climb speed.

                          • Reduced final Collapse delay from 30 seconds to 10 seconds.

                          • Reduced final Collapse time from 90 seconds to 75 seconds.

                        • Stability

                          • Fixed a crash that could occur when a Hawk marked multiple survivors and infected players at once.

                          • Fixed a crash that could occur after activating a Humiliation on multiple enemies.

                          • Various general stability improvements.

                          • Featured Playlists (August 13-20)

                            • PS4/Xbox One

                              • Pandemic

                              • Alcatraz

                              • Quads

                              • Duos

                              • Solo

                              • PC

                                • Pandemic

                                • Alcatraz

                                • Duos

                                • BLACKOUT

                                  • Limited-Time Modes

                                    • Pandemic

                                      • New limited-time mode now live.

                                      • Up to 80 players compete for survival. Once killed, players spawn in as a zombie.

                                      • Zombies have super speed, can jump higher, track enemies, see pulses of survivors on the map, stay underwater longer, don’t take fall damage, and cannot heal.

                                      • Zombies get two Hell’s Retriever axes per spawn, and earn two more upon getting a kill.

                                      • Zombies respawn every 10 seconds.

                                      • Win by being one of the last remaining survivors, or by wiping out all survivors as a member of the zombie horde.

                                    • Alcatraz Portals

                                      • Alcatraz Portals Horde playlist replaced by standard Alcatraz Portals playlist.

                                      • Vehicles

                                        • Tactical Bike

                                          • New motorcycle with sidecar now available on the main map.

                                          • Supports one driver and one passenger in the sidecar.

                                          • Easter Eggs

                                            • Added new Zombies-inspired Easter Eggs to discover.

                                              • Limited-Time Modes

                                                • Infected: Final Stand

                                                  • New limited-time mode now live.

                                                  • Players start on designated teams of Survivors vs. Zombies and switch teams each round.

                                                  • Survivors have one life and can be revived. Zombies respawn using a limited pool of lives.

                                                  • Survivors chose from pre-set classes. Zombies are equipped with Bowie Knives and Combat Axes.

                                                  • Survivors win the round by surviving until the time limit, or by eliminating the Zombies team. Zombies win by eliminating all Survivors before the time limit.

                                                  • First team to win four rounds wins the match.

                                                • Weapons

                                                  • Added Create-a-Class support for M16 tactical rifle and Havelina AA50 sniper rifle.

                                                    • Gauntlets

                                                      • “Duck and Cover”

                                                        • 30 rounds of new challenges with unique rules for each round in “Alpha Omega”.

                                                        • Players earn medals, Calling Cards, and Nebulium Plasma rewards for completing rounds 10, 20, and 30, as well as a cosmetic reward for completing round 30 without failing a round.

                                                        • Players are issued a Strike by failing a round, with the game ending after three Strikes.

                                                      • Weapons

                                                        • Added M16 and Havelina AA50 to Mystery Boxes.

                                                        • Added Armory support for M16 and Havelina AA50.

                                                        • Added Armory support for the newest MKII Weapons.

                                                        • Recon scope on the Locus will no longer lose functionality when Pack-a-Punched.

                                                          • Black Market

                                                            • 60 new Tiers in the Operation Apocalypse Z: Survivors Contraband stream, including an Ultra Weapon Bribe, new Epic Outfits, Gestures, Reactive Camo, Jump Pack, Calling Cards, and more.

                                                            • M16 tactical rifle and Havelina AA50 sniper rifle now available in Ultra Weapon Bribes and Reserves.

                                                            • Weapons

                                                              • S6 Stingray

                                                                • Slowed Operator Mod fire rate.

                                                                • Slightly reduced Operator Mod explosive damage.

                                                                • Reduced Operator Mod 2-hit kill range from 32 meters to 22 meters.

                                                              • Daemon 3XB

                                                                • “Imaginator” Mastercraft now levels up properly.

                                                                • Rampart 17

                                                                  • Removed a white square that sometimes appeared with the Reflex optic equipped.

                                                                  • UI

                                                                    • Addressed an issue that sometimes caused Spectre’s Operator outfit to disappear in the menu.

                                                                      • Weapons

                                                                        • Added Ray Gun MKII variants as potential drops in Mystery Boxes.

                                                                        • Added wall buy weapons to Zombies-related locations in the main map.

                                                                        • Reduced the number of rockets required to destroy vehicles.

                                                                        • Weapons

                                                                          • Ray Gun MKII

                                                                            • Added the Ray Gun MKII to the Mystery Box in “Blood of the Dead” and “Classified”.

                                                                            • Added penetration to standard Ray Gun MKII blasts.

                                                                          • Reaver C86

                                                                            • Significantly increased damage.

                                                                            • Addressed an issue where the Compact Scope reticle could appear missing.

                                                                            • Argus