Season 4 has officially arrived in Call of Duty: Warzone, and the Dallas Empire Call of Duty League team is hosting a $100,000 event to celebrate the launch of the new season, so here is everything you need to know about the Dallas Empire Warzone Tournament.
There is plenty of excitement in the Call of Duty community with the recent release of the Season 4 update for Warzone and Black Ops Cold War, which has brought various new pieces of content for players to enjoy.
All of this new content will be on display during the $100,000 Dallas Empire Warzone Tournament, where some of the best players in the world for the Call of Duty battle royale will be competing to secure the lion’s share of the impressive prize pool.
With this in mind, we have gathered together the standings, bracket, teams, schedule, and stream for the Dallas Empire Warzone Tournament together so that you do not miss a single second of the adrenaline-fueled action.
Dallas Empire Warzone Tournament Bracket
The second day of the competition will see the qualified teams battle it out in a double-elimination best of three bracket. We will update this article with the latest bracket for the event when it is made available.
Dallas Empire Warzone Tournament Standings
We will update this piece with the latest standings for the competition when they are officially announced.
Dallas Empire Warzone Tournament Challenges
One of the interesting aspects of this competition will be that the competing teams can secure a share of the $100,000 prize pool by completing various challenges during the tournament. You can find all of the challenges below:
You can find all of the teams competing in the event below:
Stream and schedule
Viewers will be able to catch all of the action from the Dallas Empire Warzone Tournament on the official Call of Duty Twitch channel, where a central hub will be broadcasted that will give updates for all of the teams. We will embed the official stream below when it goes live.
There is no doubt that plenty of exciting and interesting moments are sure to arise out of the first major competitive event for Season 4 when the Dallas Empire Warzone Tournament kicks off at 12 PM CST on June 17 and concludes on June 18.
For more Warzone, check out how to play at 120 FPS on a PS5 or all of the rewards you can get from the Season 4 Battle Pass.
Image Credits: Activision/ Dallas Empire
Fan-favorite Warzone weapon kills faster than the best Vanguard guns
An iconic MW Assault Rifle has returned for a second stint in the spotlight and it kills faster than the best Vanguard weapons in Warzone.
Despite there being over 40 new Vanguard weapons in Warzone Pacific, a fan-favorite Modern Warfare Assault Rifle is proving to be superior to its newest competition.
Since Vanguard weapons joined the pool of options in Warzone Pacific many top choices have come and gone. At first, it seemed like Vanguard weapons would dominate the battlefield, but now one forgotten MW weapon is reclaiming its throne as the top Assault Rifle option.
Warzone players who refuse to embark on the grueling journey of leveling up Vanguard weapons will be pleased to hear that this fan-favorite AR is making a significant comeback.
The Kilo 141 is proving that Warzone Pacific players don’t need Vanguard to compete with high-powered meta options. The iconic Assault Rifle from Modern Warfare certainly had a long stint in the spotlight as Warzone’s best AR before gradually fading away.
In a recent video Call of Duty content creator IceManIsaac proves that the fan-favorite AR is statistically superior to the best Vanguard weapons in certain situations.
Best Warzone Pacific Kilo 141 loadout
- Muzzle: Monolithic Suppressor
- Barrel: Singuard Arms 19.8″ Prowler Barrel
- Optic: VLK 3.0x Optic
- Laser: Tac Laser
- Ammunition: 60 Round Mags
In the video, IceManIsaac analyzes the TTK of the Kilo 141 in comparison to Vanguard’s two best Warzone weapons in the STG44 and Bren. The stats show that when ADS maneuvering is taken into consideration, the Kilo has a lower TTK than the STG44 and Bren.
The experienced CoD veteran explains that the Kilo’s biggest weakness is damage dropoff that kicks in at extremely long distances of over 50 meters.
Considering Caldera’s terrain and the nature of the majority of gunfights, the Kilo won’t suffer from this weakness often which makes it one of the best ARs in Warzone Pacific.
Many Warzone Pacific players do not own Vanguard which makes leveling up Vanguard weapons in Warzone a troublesome task especially since loadouts arrive later in Warzone Pacific matches.
This meta Kilo option offers players a solution that allows them to maintain a competitive edge.
Fore more Warzone check out how Warzone’s minimap is showing a building that doesn’t exist or these Warzone leaks that reveal another Attack on Titan Operator skin coming soon.
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Best Cold War AK-47 loadout for CoD: Warzone Pacific Season 1
Here are the right Perks and attachments to create the best Black Ops Cold War AK-47 loadout in Warzone Pacific Season 1.
The Cold War AK-47 is one of the most iconic weapons to arrive in Warzone, and even after Vanguard’s integration, it still remains a great option. Here are the attachments and perks to run to make the best Warzone Cold War AK-47 loadout in Warzone Pacific Season 1.
Assault Rifles are a staple in Call of Duty, and the AK-47 is one of the most iconic weapons in Black Ops Cold War. You can use it to dish out some serious pain to your opponents at close and medium range.
We’ll go over the attachments and perks you should use to create the best Warzone Cold War AK-47 loadout.
- Best Warzone Cold War AK-47 loadout
- Best Warzone Cold War AK-47 loadout attachments
- Best perks to use with Cold War AK-47 class
- Most recent Cold War AK-47 buffs and nerfs in Warzone
- How to unlock the Cold War AK-47
- Best alternatives
Best Warzone Cold War AK-47 loadout
Best Warzone Cold War AK-47 loadout attachments
- Muzzle: GRU Suppressor
- Barrel: 20” Spetsnaz RPK Barrel
- Optic: Axial Arms 3x
- Underbarrel: Spetsnaz Grip
- Ammunition: 45 Rnd
We’ll start the best Warzone Cold War AK-47 loadout off with the GRU Suppressor because of the sound suppression it offers in Warzone Pacific. Aside from keeping you hidden from foes, it will also boost the weapon’s damage range, vertical recoil range, and bullet velocity.
Next, we’ll equip the 20” Spetsnaz RPK Barrel to further improve the damage range and bullet velocity of the best Warzone Cold War AK-47 loadout. Plus, it actually helps with recoil control, so it is arguably the best barrel choice for fighting at range.
Then, the Spetsnaz Grip gives a solid extra boost to your horizontal and vertical recoil control when using the best Warzone Cold War AK-47 loadout. The Axial Arms 3x Optic will go well with the gun’s new precision. But, if you plan on using it at medium-range too, the Microflex LED is a solid choice.
Finally, we’ll cap off the loadout with the 45 Rnd to give the AK-47 plenty of ammo to take down multiple enemies. If you’re playing Quads, you could also use the Bakelite 60 Rnd, at the cost of ADS speed.
Best Perks to use with Warzone AK-47 class
- Perk 1: E.O.D
- Perk 2: Overkill / Ghost
- Perk 3: Amped
Your killstreaks can easily be ruined by enemy players that chuck grenades and other explosives at you. For that reason, we recommend equipping E.O.D to make you more resistant to explosive damage.
For your first loadout drop, you should select Overkill so that you can pair this formidable Assault Rifle with a Sniper Rifle. Then, collect the Ghost perk from your second loadout drop to hide from enemy UAVs and Heartbeat Sensors.
Finally, this AK-47 build is quite heavy so you should use Amped to increase your weapon swap speed and make sure that you have the right gun for each situation.
Most recent Cold War AK-47 buffs and nerfs in Warzone
- AK-47 (BOCW)
- Initial Recoil Deviation increased
How to unlock the Cold War AK-47
To unlock this AK-47 for Warzone use, you’ll need to reach Level 7 in Call of Duty’s battle royale or Black Ops Cold War, which can be done in no time at all.
Just hop into a few games and start grinding out your skillset until you get your hands on this powerful Assault Rifle.
Best alternatives to Cold War’s AK-47
If you’re looking for a great alternative to the AK-47, then we recommend going with the STG44 which is another powerful AR choice. Or, the Bren has also become very popular in the Warzone Pacific meta, standing out as a hard-hitting long-range LMG.
For more great weapon choices, make sure you check out our full ranking of Warzone Pacific’s guns, where we count down the top ten.
Image Credit: Activision / Raven Software / Treyarch
Warzone’s minimap is showing a building that doesn’t exist
Warzone players have noticed that the game’s minimap shows a gigantic building that doesn’t exist on the actual map.
Call of Duty: Warzone players are confused about a large building that shows up in the game’s minimap but doesn’t seem to exist anywhere on the actual map.
There are new problems frequently being found within the game. The Warzone minimap helps you navigate around the map, and players are now reporting that it’s showing a building that doesn’t exist.
Reddit user ‘Butterflychunks’ highlighted this in the CoD: Warzone subreddit. The minimap showed a large building marked by a trolley icon, but it was nowhere to be seen when the player visited this location.
Another user also reported this same problem: “Had a final circle over here the other day. I marked this spot on the map as our destination. I was a bit surprised when I got close and realized we needed to find an alternative.”
This led to many of the commenters speculating whether the GPS is broken or if the problem lies within the map itself. Others found this amusing and began to joke about the missing building.
“It only reveals itself to those it finds worthy,” one user sarcastically stated. Another commenter joked that the building is “flying like the rest of the game.”
Other users were less amused by this strange phenomenon and expressed their frustration with Warzone’s issues. One commenter who encountered the same missing building claimed that the game is “broken beyond repair.”
Another user stated that this is due to the limitations of the minimap: “When you ping a location it tells your distance if you were to travel in a straight line, however, it does not account for the change in elevation to get to the point.”
We’ll have to wait and see if the developers address the missing building. They are currently dealing with the various performance issues that have caused the delay of Warzone Pacific Season 2.
For more Warzone content, check out this secret buff that makes Warzone’s planes even more OP and Warzone Pacific’s ten most popular weapons.
Image credits: Raven Software / Activision
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