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JGOD reveals if Modern Warfare guns have more aim assist than Cold War’s in Warzone

After Warzone streamer TeeP put forward the theory that Modern Warfare guns have more aim assist than Cold War’s, JGOD put it to the test.

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After top Warzone player and streamer Tyler “TeeP” Polchow suggested that Modern Warfare’s weapons might have more aim assist than Cold War’s, YouTuber JGOD put the theory to the test.

Most Warzone players would agree that Modern Warfare and Cold War’s weapons have a different feel to them, but Call of Duty World Champion and top Warzone streamer TeeP revealed that the difference might go deeper. Following his suspicions, TeeP tested and put forward the idea that aim assist is potentially stronger in Modern Warfare’s weapons than Cold War’s.

In a video uploaded to his Twitter, TeeP asked “Can some of you try this for me and tell me if I’m crazy? I think MW guns have more aim assist than CW guns.” In the video, he takes the Modern Warfare and Cold War MP5s and tests their aim assist one after the other.

As demonstrated by TeeP, Modern Warfare’s MP5 appears to stick to the target more because of the aim assist. He also tested this theory with a Pelington and Kar98k which gave even more concrete evidence – his aim was significantly slower when passing over the target with Modern Warfare’s Kar.

These tweets garnered a lot of discussion online, so most players’ go-to Warzone statistician and weapon tester, JGOD, took the case.

In a video uploaded to his channel on May 9, JGOD revealed that Modern Warfare’s weapons don’t have more aim assist, but different optic zoom gives the impression of more aim assist.

Testing a range of different weapons, JGOD explains that many weapons have a different optical zoom by default. When the weapons have different zoom levels, there’s a “[Field of View] change with the ADS.”

When the weapon is more zoomed in, the aim assist bubble appears bigger because it takes up more of the screen. So because Modern Warfare’s Kar98k scope zooms in more than the Pelington’s, the aim assist bubble feels bigger, but it’s actually the same size.

JGOD said to bear in mind that certain weapons have different zoom levels by default, even with iron sights. However, he also said there isn’t a significant advantage in either case, and you just have to “see what works for you.”

Want to see what Warzone’s best guns are? Check out our tier list of every primary weapon in Season 3.

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How to unlock Valois Revolver in Warzone and Vanguard Season 5

Here’s how to unlock the new Valois Revolver in Warzone and Vanguard Season 5, which acts as both a knife and pistol.

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Vanguard operator using Valois revolver in Season 5

Call of Duty: Vanguard and Warzone Pacific Season 5 brings a brand-new revolver that doubles up as a knife, so here’s how to unlock the Valois Revolver.

Season 5 arrives on August 24, wrapping up the Vanguard and Warzone storyline ahead of Modern Warfare 2’s launch. Classic villains have returned, setting off Caldera’s volcano which teases a fiery end for the Pacific Warzone map.

Alongside the classic weapons from both the original Modern Warfare 2 and Advanced Warfare, players can unlock the new Valois Revolver. This “combination knife and revolver that acts as both a lethal melee weapon and a pistol,” will be a powerful choice alongside Warzone’s new Rage Serum Field Upgrade, so here’s how to unlock it.

How to unlock the Valois Revolver in Warzone & Vanguard

Warzone and Vanguard’s Valois Revolver arrives shortly after Season 5’s launch and can be unlocked through either a challenge or by purchasing the Store Bundle.

Here’s how to unlock the Valois Revolver in both multiplayer and Zombies:

  • In Multiplayer, get 15 Melee Kills
  • In Zombies, get 1,000 Eliminations using Pistols that have been Pack-a-Punched

Sledgehammer recommends that players take a Melee weapon into Season 5’s new Beheaded map, as it’s “a great map for closing the gap to your opponent.”

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Similarly, they suggest jumping into the new The Archon Zombies map, as you can “hit that Pack-a-Punch early.”

The devs describe the Valois as “a villain’s dream,” as it’s capable of Meleeing opponents in only one hit “while also holding six rounds in the chamber for extra versatility.” They admit the “damage isn’t remarkable” though, “but it’ll do the job against a fleeing or damaged opponent.”


For more on Vanguard and Warzone Season 5, be sure to check out how to play Modern Warfare 2’s beta, which arrives during the season.

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Warzone devs confirm Umbrella Academy crossover with Season 5 roadmap

The Warzone Pacific Season 5 roadmap image has confirmed the arrival of an Umbrella Academy crossover in the game.

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Cha Cha and Hazel from Umbrella Academy

There have been rumors of an Umbrella Academy crossover in Warzone Pacific, and now the developers have finally confirmed this in the Season 5 roadmap.

The Warzone Pacific developers have brought a fair share of crossovers to the game, with King Kong and Godzilla arriving in Season 3 and the Terminator being added during Season 4 Reloaded.

Warzone Pacific Season 5 is almost here, and the new seasonal update is set to bring a ton of content for players to check out, including a new crossover with the popular superhero series, Umbrella Academy.

This crossover was first leaked when data miners found code in the Season 4 Reloaded game files, suggesting that the devs were planning to bring Umbrella Academy cosmetics to the game.

Now, this has been confirmed to be the case as an image in the Warzone Pacific Season 5 roadmap showed skins for the characters, Hazel and Cha Cha. These two are hitmen working for the Temps Commission in the popular Netflix series.

These in-game skins are based on the comic book versions of the characters, as their blue and pink bunny masks resemble those in the source material. The official blog post confirms that the Hazel and Cha Cha bundles will be available in both Warzone and Vanguard.

Umbrella Academy crossover Warzone Season 5

At the time of writing, the developers haven’t revealed any more information about this crossover. However, if the rumors are to be believed, then you might be able to unlock extra rewards by purchasing the bundles.

According to leaks, players who get both bundles before September 30 will be rewarded with an exclusive Legendary KG M40 Blueprint, a Legendary Weapon Charm, and a Legendary Calling Card.

However, those are just leaks, so take them with a grain of salt until the developers release more information about this crossover. With Season 5 just around the corner, we’ll know for sure what other surprises are included soon.


For more Warzone content, check out everything you need to know about the Rage Serum Field Upgrade in Season 5 as well as all the new weapons that will be arriving in the update.

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Warzone Season 5 Rage Serum Field Upgrade explained

Warzone Season 5 will introduce a brand-new Field Upgrade to players known as Rage Serum, which has some pretty astounding effects.

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The fifth and final season of Warzone will introduce a variety of content, one of which is a brand-new Field Upgrade called Rage Serum.

Activision officially announced the details concerning the final season of Warzone and Vanguard titled Last Stand. The Warzone Season 5 update is looking to pass the torch to Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone 2 with a bang.

As well as dramatic map changes in which Peak has erupted, the devs have also decided to introduce some new weapons, Operators, and a Field Upgrade to spice things up.

This new Field Upgrade is called Rage Serum, and it has the potential to become a fan favorite, and possibly impact the meta.

According to the Season 5 Call of Duty blog, Warzone’s Rage Serum Field Upgrade will allow Operators to “become violently unstable, resulting in a viciously effective boost to your close-quarters fighting.”

warzone season 5 operators with weapons

Players will gain “superior melee damage, increased lunge distance, and enhanced stun power while fighting with melee weapons or fists.”

However, there are negatives to this Field Upgrade, as it will make your Operator noisier and give players extra recoil while stunned.

For those familiar with the Black Ops 2 campaign, this Rage Serum sounds very familiar to the “Time and Fate” mission, which saw players take control of Menendez as he goes on a rage-induced rampage after his sister dies.

For those unaware, Menendez will be an Operator in Warzone Season 5, so this would make sense to see in-game. We’ll have to wait and see, but it sounds like Rage Serum will allow players to go on a similar rampage to Menendez’s.


For more on Warzone Season 5, check out the classic Modern Warfare and Advanced Warfare weapons coming to the game.

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