CoD: Mobile Season 3, titled Tokyo Escape, is right around the corner, and it will bring plenty of cool new content, including weapons, skins, operators, and events. Here are the patch notes for the latest update.
The developers of CoD: Mobile bring a plethora of new content to the game in each season to keep it fresh, including new maps, modes, characters, weapons, and more. Now, another major update for the battle royale is almost here.
Season 3 of CoD: Mobile is officially titled Tokyo Escape, and the developers have detailed what we can expect in terms of new content. There are brand-new weapon blueprints, skins, operators, and Battle Pass rewards.
When does CoD: Mobile Season 3 start?
As the name implies, Tokyo Escape will prominently feature a Japanese setting, which is new for the battle royale. The developers have revealed that CoD: Mobile Season 3 is set to go live at 5 pm PT on April 17, 2021.
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The Battle Pass will bring new additions to the battle royale, as you’ll have the opportunity to try out new Multiplayer maps, game modes, and challenges while earning free rewards through ranking up in the game.
New Call of Duty maps: Oasis and Coastal
In a tweet on April 3, the devs released a teaser video for Season 3’s new map, Coastal, which is already part of the Chinese version. This map has a similar aesthetic to CSGO and is sure to be a fan-favorite for Search and Destroy.
Another map being added is Oasis which is from Modern Warfare, and is set in a “luxurious desert hotel.” This medium-sized area “challenges Operators to battle it out across the hotel courtyard, spa, and parking lot, using every opportunity to outflank and outsmart opponents.”
New multiplayer modes
Season 3 will add two new game modes to the battle royale. In Swords & Stones, “Operators deploy with melee weapons and grenades only.” You can increase your movement and attack speed by taking down foes.
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The second game mode is Night Modes is from Modern Warfare, and has players fight in the darkness using night-vision goggles to see. The mobile version will give your goggles a limited battery life, and will arrive later during the season.
Free Battle Pass rewards
One of the new Free Battle Pass rewards is the PP19 Bizon. This powerful automatic Submachine Gun is capable of dishing a ton of damage, and its biggest draw is the high-capacity helical magazine that lets you defeat several enemies before reloading.
It has also appeared in other Call of Duty titles like Warzone, where its become renowned for its low recoil that allows you to hit foes consistently. You can also unlock a new Operator Skill Bull Charge in the Battle Pass.
Premium Pass rewards: Epic Characters and Weapons
The Tokyo Escape Premium Pass will contain Epic rewards that can unlock while ranking up to 50 tiers of the Battle Pass. This includes various Battle Pass Operators, weapons, and in-game accessories.
We’ll go over the complete list of what you can unlock:
- Takeo – Sensei
- Hidora – The Boss
- Zero – Escape
- Spectre – Ninja
Epic Weapon Blueprints
- QXR – Scorching Sun
- Type 25 – Oni
- ASM10 – Scabbard
- RUS-79U – Karuta
- PP19 Bizon – Yokai
- Epic Backpack – Backpack – Kendo
- Epic Emote – “Way of the Sword” emote
- Epic Avatar – The Boss
- Epic Frame – Samurai Frame
Aside from these, you’ll also have the chance to get your hands on the Legendary Calling Card, Showdown.
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If you purchase the Battle Pass Bundles, you will also a few other neat items:
- Base Melee – Pendragon
- Avatar – Golden Dragon
- Frame – Serpant Frame
- Charm – Auspicious
Warrior’s Path event and challenges
Season 3 will also bring the the Warrior’s Path event that will require you to “fight alongside your allies in a bid to acquire new territory and earn new rewards in the process.”
It will last for fifteen days, and you’ll be able to earn special rewards for ending on the winning side or for being one of the top contributors. There are eight Epic rewards in all and one Legendary Calling Card, alongside various Rare weapon camos and characters.
You can unlock the new handgun, Renetti for free through upcoming seasonal challenges in the game. This powerful weapon is from Modern Warfare that fires three-round bursts to annihilate its targets.
The new Overclock perk increases the charging speed of an Operator Skill, and you will get to unlock it by completing more seasonal challenges. We expect these to get released later into season three.
New class: Spotter
Another new addition in CoD: Mobile Season 3 is the Spotter class, which comes with two different abilities. The Cluster Strike allows you to launch a cluster airstrike to a designated area, letting you take out multiple foes in one go.
The Fly Swatter ability shows the locations of nearby winged enemies and increases the reload speed of the rocket launcher. This class was previously in Warzone and was used to get rid of enemies that were hiding.
As always, the devs want to bring significant quality improvements and optimization in the new update. Here are all the changes that they’ve made to CoD: Mobile’s multiplayer in Tokyo Escape:
- Slightly increased Napalm’s burning range after explosion. Speed up the plane and speed up the falling speed of the missile.
- Optimized the gunsmith system attachments model. Including:
- Type 25 Fast Reload
- Type 25 46 Round Extended Mag
- AK117 48 Round Extended Mag
- AK117 YKM Integral Suppressor
- AK47 Large Extended Mag B
- RUS-79U 50 Round Extended Mag
- GKS YKM Integral Suppressor
- MW11 .45 Suppressor Light
- Chicom YKM Integral Suppressor Light
- Chicom Strike Foregrip and Tactical Foregrip A
- RPD OWC Extended Barrel
- LK24 OWC Ranger
- Razorback MIP Extended Light Barrel
- XPR50 RTG Long
- UL736 RTG 25.4″” Extended Barrel
- M4 YKM Integral Suppressor Light
- Chopper MIP Strike Stock
- M16 39 Round Extended Mag and 48 Round Extended Mag
- Fennec Strike Foregrip and Tactical Foregrip A
- Fennec Laser Position
- HG40 Strike Foregrip and Tactical Foregrip A
- UL 736 Strike Foregrip and Tactical Foregrip A
- MSMC Strike Foregrip and Tactical Foregrip A
- NA-45 Strike Foregrip and Tactical Foregrip A
That covers everything that has been revealed about the CoD: Mobile Season 3 Battle Pass so far. While the exact ending date isn’t known, we expect Tokyo Escape to come to a close sometime during May.
Image Credits: Activision
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