Call of Duty: Warzone merges with Vanguard Royale in newest update, provides new occasions – full patch notes

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Call of Duty: Warzone Pacific and Vanguard are knee-deep in Season Two Reloaded, and as we speak’s update lastly brings core Warzone and Vanguard Royale collectively. Whichever you like taking part in, you’ll now have the ability to drop into each from the identical place.

As Raven Software explains on its web site, the workforce has supposed to “merge the core and Vanguard Royale experiences into a single, coherent mode” since Season Two started. Today’s update is “the final step of the merger,” which provides Vanguard Royale’s public occasions to the overall battle royale pool. That’s the principle thrust of the update, though it additionally comprises numerous fixes for collision, controls, and extra. You can see the total patch notes on the backside of this text.

Next up for Warzone is Season Three, known as Classified Arms. The begin date is sort of quickly: Classified Arms kicks off on Wednesday, April 27. The newest trailer appeared prefer it was teasing a kaiju, so we solely have a few week to go earlier than King Kong or Godzilla probably show up.

Call of Duty: Warzone merges with Vanguard Royale in newest update, provides new occasions – full patch notes
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Battle Royale Adjustments

At the beginning of Season Two Reloaded, we talked about our intent to merge the core and Vanguard Royale experiences right into a single, coherent mode. We’ve now arrived on the ultimate step of the merger, with Vanguard Royale public occasions becoming a member of the core BR occasion pool.

  • Public Events
    • Added:
      • Restock
      • Cash Drops
      • Heavy Weapon Drops
      • Resurgence
  • Loadout Drop Events:
    • First free Loadout Drop now happens earlier
      • This change ought to make for higher parity within the energy curve.
    • Second free Loadout Drop stays within the fifth Circle
  • Guaranteed Events: 
    • Infil:
      • Heavy Weapon Crate
      • Plunder Crate

        Being incentivized to touchdown in several places attributable to Legendary loot showing within the early game is an efficient alternative for POI rotation.
    • 4th Circle:
      • Restock
      • Fire Sale

        Having mid-game occasions assist gamers restock their stock and provides gamers improved looting alternatives within the mid-to-late game, particularly if coming back from the Gulag.

As a reminder, listed below are a number of the different modifications that have been applied to core BR over the earlier weeks:

  • Gameplay
    • Default core health is now at 150 (up from 100) 
  • Loot
    • Dead Silence will stay as Legendary floor loot
  • Contracts
    • “Big Game Bounty”
    • “Top Secret”
    • “Supply Drop”

We’re excited to see this initiative come to fruition and stay up for monitoring your continued suggestions. Time to drop in!

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed collision points with varied parts throughout Caldera permitting gamers to take advantage of/peek/shoot by means of them.
  • Fixed a problem where the Restock and Quick Fix Perk descriptions didn’t match their present performance.
  • Fixed a problem where some keyboard and mouse button prompts may very well be seen when utilizing a gamepad.
  • Fixed a problem where the button immediate when receiving a Playlist Update would incorrectly say “Exit” as an alternative of “Restart Now.”
  • Fixed a problem where gamers couldn’t invite different gamers to affix their occasion from the “Invite From Social” menu.
  • Fixed a problem where “The Wall” blueprint would disappear in-game earlier than gamers may obtain it.
  • Fixed a problem permitting gamers to clip by means of Golden Bunker doorways.
  • Fixed a problem inflicting Combat Shield blueprints to not seem accurately when outfitted in a loadout.