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01/17/19

Latest Updates for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

A list of new features, fixes, and issues addressed in the latest update for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

 

Jan. 17 Update: Blackout Free Trial, "Down But Not Out" Limited-Time Mode in Blackout on PlayStation 4

summary

 

  • Blackout Free Trial now live on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.
  • PC 1.11 update now live.
  • Down But Not Out limited-time mode live in Blackout (PlayStation 4).
  • Improvements to looting interface and ARAV passenger hit detection in Blackout (PlayStation 4 and Xbox One).
  • Improvements to Zombies Gauntlets (PlayStation 4).
  • "Clear all New item markers" button now clears "New" notifications in Personalization menu (PlayStation 4 and Xbox One).
  • Fix for Gunship camera resetting when switching ammo types.
  • Misc. stability and bug fixes in Multiplayer and Blackout.

 

all platforms

 

The following updates are live today on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC:

Blackout

  • Blackout Free Trial
    • Play Blackout for free through 10AM PT Jan. 24 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.
    • Free Trial players earn Echelon progression and unlock Tiers and loot through the Black Market, with no limit on playtime or player progression.
    • Download and install the Blackout Free Trial from the store on PlayStation 4/Xbox One, and from Battle.net on PC.
  • Stability
    • Fixed crashes that could occur in certain cases when joining a lobby and during infiltration at the start of a match.

Multiplayer

  • Scorestreaks
    • Gunship
      • Resolved an issue with the Gunship camera resetting when switching ammo types.
  • Black Market
    • Fixed a UI error tied to purchasing items in Blackjack's Shop.
  • Stability
    • Fixed a crash that could occur when a Zero player hacked Torque's Barricade.
    • Fixed a crash that could occur when using Prophet's Tempest.
  • Miscellaneous
    • Resolved an issue where a red triangle would appear on the Armory button after leaving a CWL Custom Game.

General

  • UI
    • "Clear all New item markers" button now clears "New" notifications in Personalization menu. (Live on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One; incoming on PC.)

 

playstation 4

 

The following updates are live first on PlayStation 4:

Blackout

  • Limited-Time Mode
    • Down But Not Out
      • Playlist now live in Blackout on PlayStation 4 through Jan. 30.
      • Fallen teammates redeploy with each new Collapse as long as one player in the squad is still alive.
      • Players redeploy with a pistol, limited ammo, and 5x First Aid bandages.
      • Players can no longer redeploy once the final Collapse begins.
      • Collapses occur more frequently than in standard Blackout game modes.
      • Play in squads up to 4 players with a maximum total of 100 players per match.

Zombies

  • Gauntlets
    • Resolved an issue with players not being able to purchase wall-buys in certain situations.
    • Resolved an issue where the player would not have their Mule Kick weapon returned to them after round 14, if Mule Kick was acquired via the Perk Up elixir.
    • Updated the weapon descriptions in the rules for three rounds.
    • Replaced a thumbnail in local play to properly display "Unsinkable" for the new Gauntlet.
  • Stability
    • Fixed a crash that could occur when players were downed during Gauntlets.

 

playstation 4 and xbox one

 

The following updates are now live on consoles as of 11AM PT Jan. 17, coming soon to PC:

Blackout

  • Gameplay
    • Resolved an issue in the looting interface with Stash items being reordered when the player looted items from a Stash.
    • Resolved an issue with hit detection on ARAV passengers hanging out of the window.

Multiplayer

  • Game Modes
    • Heist
      • Resolved an issue that resulted in items being purchased multiple times automatically.
  • Specialists
    • Seraph
      • Tac-Deploy now properly expires after intended duration in the field.
    • Zero
      • Replaced missing voiceover lines for Zero.
  • Perks
    • Tactical Mask
      • Using an EMP Disruptor on an enemy with Tactical Mask equipped will now display the Tactical Mask icon on-screen.

Zombies

  • Blood of the Dead
    • Closed an exploit where the player could use the Ragnarok DG-5 to reach an exploitable area on the Docks Bridge.
  • Stability
    • Fixed a crash that could occur when a player disconnected before a Wonder Weapon charged shot was cleared.

 

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