Today Tre­yarch released a new patch for Call Of Duty Black Ops 4. Today’s patch kicks off Oper­a­tion Apoc­a­lypse Z: Sur­vivors on the Xbox One & PC, Brings some bal­anc­ing tweaks to Pan­dem­ic and more. Full patch notes below sum­ma­ry.

Sum­ma­ry

  • All plat­forms:
    • New Pan­dem­ic game­play tun­ing and sta­bil­i­ty improve­ments in Black­out.
    • Cor­rect­ed slide veloc­i­ty val­ues for Ajax, Ser­aph, Out­rid­er, and Reaper.
    • Fixed an issue where the M16’s iron sights could appear mis­aligned.
    • Fea­tured Playlist updates in Mul­ti­play­er and Black­out.
  • Xbox One/PC:
    • New Con­tra­band rewards added, includ­ing an Ultra Weapon Bribe.
    • 1.21 update now live on PC.
    • Infect­ed: Final Stand now live in Mul­ti­play­er.
    • Cre­ate-a-Class sup­port added for M16 and Haveli­na AA50 weapons in Mul­ti­play­er.
    • Pan­dem­ic lim­it­ed-time mode now live in Black­out.
    • Tac­ti­cal Bike vehi­cle added to main map in Black­out.
    • Stan­dard Alca­traz playlist replaces Alca­traz Horde in Black­out.
    • Duck and Cov­er” Gaunt­let now live for “Alpha Omega” in Zom­bies.
    • Sup­port added for M16, Haveli­na AA50, and new MKII Weapons in Zom­bies.

Call Of Duty Black Ops 4 August 13th Patch Notes


All Plat­forms

MULTIPLAYER

  • Game­play
    • Cor­rect­ed slide veloc­i­ty val­ues for Ajax, Out­rid­er, Reaper, and Ser­aph.
  • Weapons
    • M16
      • Addressed an issue where the M16’s sight was some­times mis­aligned.
  • Fea­tured Playlists (August 13–20)
    • PS4/Xbox One
      • Infect­ed: Final Stand
      • Chaos Con­trol
      • Mer­ce­nary Death­match Mosh­pit
      • Bare­bones Mosh­pit
      • Bolt-Action Bare­bones
    • PC
      • Infect­ed: Final Stand
      • Bare­bones Death­match Mosh­pit
      • Endurance Chaos Mosh­pit

BLACKOUT

  • Pan­dem­ic
    • Game­play
      • Increased infect­ed sprint speed.
      • Increased infect­ed melee lunge range.
      • Increased infect­ed play­er resis­tance to Bar­ri­cade and fire dam­age.
      • Increased infect­ed lad­der climb speed.
      • Reduced final Col­lapse delay from 30 sec­onds to 10 sec­onds.
      • Reduced final Col­lapse time from 90 sec­onds to 75 sec­onds.
    • Sta­bil­i­ty
      • Fixed a crash that could occur when a Hawk marked mul­ti­ple sur­vivors and infect­ed play­ers at once.
      • Fixed a crash that could occur after acti­vat­ing a Humil­i­a­tion on mul­ti­ple ene­mies.
      • Var­i­ous gen­er­al sta­bil­i­ty improve­ments.
  • Weapons
    • Switch­blade X9
      • Addressed an issue that allowed melee attacks with the Switch­blade X9 to deal more dam­age than intend­ed.
  • Fea­tured Playlists (August 13–20)
    • PS4/Xbox One
      • Pan­dem­ic
      • Alca­traz
      • Quads
      • Duos
      • Solo
    • PC
      • Pan­dem­ic
      • Alca­traz
      • Duos

Xbox One & PC


BLACKOUT

  • Lim­it­ed-Time Modes
    • Pan­dem­ic
      • New lim­it­ed-time mode now live.
      • Up to 80 play­ers com­pete for sur­vival. Once killed, play­ers spawn in as a zom­bie.
      • Zom­bies have super speed, can jump high­er, track ene­mies, see puls­es of sur­vivors on the map, stay under­wa­ter longer, don’t take fall dam­age, and can­not heal.
      • Zom­bies get two Hell’s Retriev­er axes per spawn, and earn two more upon get­ting a kill.
      • Zom­bies respawn every 10 sec­onds.
      • Win by being one of the last remain­ing sur­vivors, or by wip­ing out all sur­vivors as a mem­ber of the zom­bie horde.
    • Alca­traz Por­tals
      • Alca­traz Por­tals Horde playlist replaced by stan­dard Alca­traz Por­tals playlist.
  • Vehi­cles
    • Tac­ti­cal Bike
      • New motor­cy­cle with side­car now avail­able on the main map.
      • Sup­ports one dri­ver and one pas­sen­ger in the side­car.
  • East­er Eggs
    • Added new Zom­bies-inspired East­er Eggs to dis­cov­er.

MULTIPLAYER

  • Lim­it­ed-Time Modes
    • Infect­ed: Final Stand
      • New lim­it­ed-time mode now live.
      • Play­ers start on des­ig­nat­ed teams of Sur­vivors vs. Zom­bies and switch teams each round.
      • Sur­vivors have one life and can be revived. Zom­bies respawn using a lim­it­ed pool of lives.
      • Sur­vivors chose from pre-set class­es. Zom­bies are equipped with Bowie Knives and Com­bat Axes.
      • Sur­vivors win the round by sur­viv­ing until the time lim­it, or by elim­i­nat­ing the Zom­bies team. Zom­bies win by elim­i­nat­ing all Sur­vivors before the time lim­it.
      • First team to win four rounds wins the match.
  • Weapons
    • Added Cre­ate-a-Class sup­port for M16 tac­ti­cal rifle and Haveli­na AA50 sniper rifle.

ZOMBIES

  • Gauntlets
    • Duck and Cov­er”
      • 30 rounds of new chal­lenges with unique rules for each round in “Alpha Omega”.
      • Play­ers earn medals, Call­ing Cards, and Neb­u­li­um Plas­ma rewards for com­plet­ing rounds 10, 20, and 30, as well as a cos­met­ic reward for com­plet­ing round 30 with­out fail­ing a round.
      • Play­ers are issued a Strike by fail­ing a round, with the game end­ing after three Strikes.
  • Weapons
    • Added M16 and Haveli­na AA50 to Mys­tery Box­es.
    • Added Armory sup­port for M16 and Haveli­na AA50.
    • Added Armory sup­port for the newest MKII Weapons.
    • Recon scope on the Locus will no longer lose func­tion­al­i­ty when Pack-a-Punched.

GLOBAL

  • Black Mar­ket
    • 60 new Tiers in the Oper­a­tion Apoc­a­lypse Z: Sur­vivors Con­tra­band stream, includ­ing an Ultra Weapon Bribe, new Epic Out­fits, Ges­tures, Reac­tive Camo, Jump Pack, Call­ing Cards, and more.
    • M16 tac­ti­cal rifle and Haveli­na AA50 sniper rifle now avail­able in Ultra Weapon Bribes and Reserves.

PC Only


MULTIPLAYER

  • Weapons
    • S6 Stingray
      • Slowed Oper­a­tor Mod fire rate.
      • Slight­ly reduced Oper­a­tor Mod explo­sive dam­age.
      • Reduced Oper­a­tor Mod 2‑hit kill range from 32 meters to 22 meters.
    • Dae­mon 3XB
      • Imag­i­na­tor” Mas­ter­craft now lev­els up prop­er­ly.
    • Ram­part 17
      • Removed a white square that some­times appeared with the Reflex optic equipped.
    • UI
      • Addressed an issue that some­times caused Spectre’s Oper­a­tor out­fit to dis­ap­pear in the menu.

BLACKOUT

  • Weapons
    • Added Ray Gun MKII vari­ants as poten­tial drops in Mys­tery Box­es.
    • Added wall buy weapons to Zom­bies-relat­ed loca­tions in the main map.
    • Reduced the num­ber of rock­ets required to destroy vehi­cles.

ZOMBIES

  • Weapons
    • Ray Gun MKII
      • Added the Ray Gun MKII to the Mys­tery Box in “Blood of the Dead” and “Clas­si­fied”.
      • Added pen­e­tra­tion to stan­dard Ray Gun MKII blasts.
    • Reaver C86
      • Sig­nif­i­cant­ly increased dam­age.
      • Addressed an issue where the Com­pact Scope ret­i­cle could appear miss­ing.
    • Argus
      • Sig­nif­i­cant­ly increased dam­age.
    • Locus
      • Sig­nif­i­cant­ly increased dam­age.
    • Bal­lis­tic Knife
      • Fixed a crash that could occur when Pack-a-Punch­ing the Bal­lis­tic Knife with Dual Wield and either Clan Tag or Kill Counter equipped.
  • Perks
    • Blood Wolf Bite
      • Addressed an issue where pick­ing up ammo drops from Luna would reduce Shield weapon ammo to zero.
  • Mis­cel­la­neous
    • Alpha Omega”
      • Addressed an issue where play­ers could get stuck between A.D.A.M. and a wall.
      • Addressed a rare pro­gres­sion break when a play­er dis­con­nect­ed while hold­ing a Main Quest part.
      • Addressed a visu­al issue with the Prim­is Richtofen char­ac­ter mod­el.
      • Closed an exploit where play­ers were able to acti­vate the gen­er­a­tor event and leave the room before the doors dropped.
      • Closed an exploit spot in the Green House Back­yard area.
    • Blood of the Dead”
      • Addressed an issue where Hell­hounds could flip upside down at the Docks.
      • Closed an exploit where play­ers could get under the floor using a Spe­cial Weapon.

GLOBAL

  • Con­tracts
    • Nor­mal Con­tracts will now include at least one Con­tract with a Reserve Case reward in Mul­ti­play­er, World League, and Black­out each day, in addi­tion to Hard Con­tracts that reward Reserve Cas­es. Nor­mal Con­tracts in Zom­bies will always earn Neb­u­li­um Plas­ma or Reserve Cas­es in addi­tion to bonus XP.
  • Paintjobs
    • Restored pre­vi­ous­ly cre­at­ed Paintjobs that appeared miss­ing due to a visu­al bug.

Call Of Duty Black Ops 4 is avail­able now for the Playsta­tion 4, Xbox One and PC now.