Treyarch has released a new Game Settings Update for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 on PlayStation 4.
Treyarch also announced that Double XP is coming to Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 this weekend starting at Friday, Sept. 27 at 10AM PT.
To ring in this week’s launch of Operation Dark Divide, we’re kicking off a 2XP Nuketown Weekend this Friday on all platforms! Starting 10AM PT through Monday at 10AM PT, all players will get:
- 2XP in MP, Zombies, and League Play
- 2X Weapon XP in MP, Zombies, and League Play
- 2X Merits in Blackout
- Nuketown Featured Playlist in MP
Zombies Stability Improvements + Echohawk Optic Fix
We’ve released a maintenance update today to fix additional issues in “Tag der Toten” and address a visual bug with Reactive Camos covering the Reflex optic on the Echohawk Dual Bore assault rifle. See below for the details.
The team continues to track a handful of additional Zombies stability issues for a future update, including the occasional “June 144 Major Overlord” error that can occur after viewing the main quest cutscene after completing several side quests. Stay tuned for more notes in our next update.
Get ready to jump in and rank up all weekend long! Onto what’s new in today’s maintenance update:
- “Tag Der Toten”
- Fixed a crash that could occur when the host player used Samantha’s Music Box for the first time after another player left the match.
- Fixed a crash that could occur when the host ended the game while a second player used the Blaze Phase Perk.
- Players now properly stay on the zipline when using the Thunder Gun while ziplining.
- “Shivering” character sounds now play less frequently when standing in freezing water.
- Echohawk Dual Bore
- Addressed an issue where Reactive Camos could cover up the Reflex optic on the Echohawk Dual Bore.
- Echohawk Dual Bore
COD 2020 Teasers: Black Ops 4 Summit map, Treyarch social profile
As we opened our new crates that Activision sent through, Black Ops 4’s Summit map got an update.
The screens in the center of the map in Black Ops 4 turned on which seem to match to what some of our slides show:
There’s also a look at clocks of 4 out of the 5 locations that some of us got as part of the slides to see:
These changes do appear to be new, especially the screens with the targets on them. Analyzing older images of the maps showcase that the screens were not showing the same thing.
In addition, Treyarch has updated their cover photo on social channels.
It’s getting cold out there…
Gameplay from Black Ops 4’s canceled campaign mode revealed
A user on Reddit, r/BlackOps4, has shared what appears to be the very first footage of gameplay from the canceled campaign mode of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4.
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, which released in October 2018, was the first Call of Duty game to not have a traditional campaign mode, instead opting to have three online-based modes.
Treyarch insisted throughout the year that they really didn’t have plans for a campaign and were focusing on an online connected experience for Black Ops 4, but many reports and sources described the campaign as being too ambitious and canceled because of issues with development.
On Reddit, a user has shared about two minutes of alpha footage of the gameplay of Black Ops 4’s campaign. The campaign, in alpha-state footage (meaning its not complete), had a very similar HUD to the MP experience of Black Ops 4. The user claims that the campaign and MP were supposed to be connected, and that’s why the HUD is so similar.
The gameplay starts by showing a message of “FIND THE AQUILUS CEO.”
Here’s the gameplay footage:
The user who posted this has not said where they got this gameplay footage as of now. He said he only has this footage, alongside an augmented footage of the engine of BO4, which he is not releasing at this time.
Double XP live in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 through February 6
To celebrate the big game this weekend, Treyarch is activating Double XP Quad Feed in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 this weekend – starting now.
Live in game now is:
- 2XP in MP
- 2XP in Zombies
- 2XP Party Game Moshpit
All of this is live in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. This is live through February 6 at 10AM PT.
For those still enjoying Black Ops 4, enjoy a new XP weekend!
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