The primary weekend of Name of Obligation: Trendy Warfare 2’s multiplayer beta is formally within the books, having gone reside solely for PS4 and PS5. It obtained important suggestions, and Infinity Ward has addressed the identical in a brand new Neighborhood Replace submit.
It first famous the next adjustments for the beta’s second weekend, which begins tomorrow at 10 AM PST for all platforms that pre-ordered:
- Mounted numerous crashes
- Addressed a couple of game-play exploits
- Patched some map geo and lighting points
- Up to date development for some Gunsmith-related bugs
There have been loads of adjustments in multiplayer, just like the enemy participant dots solely displaying up on the mini-map with a UAV lively. The developer desires gamers to “actively get hold of the origin of a gunshot versus simply touring on to the place the dot is on the mini-map.” It additionally famous points with visibility when firefights happen and want to cut back muzzle smoke opacity whereas growing muzzle flash visibility for enemies.
Apart from nameplates, different methods to differentiate between allies and enemies are at present being investigated. These can be examined on this weekend’s beta, so keep tuned.
Points just like the UI posing some issue when modifying perk packages, accessing the armory and managing loadouts have additionally been famous, along with bugs. Whereas these gained’t be fastened in time for the following beta section, they’re “high of thoughts” going into launch. Infinity Ward may even speed up the earn charge of perks within the new Perk Package deal system and alter the footstep audio vary for numerous actions, amongst different adjustments.
Name of Obligation: Trendy Warfare 2 launches on October twenty eighth for Xbox One, Xbox Collection X/S, PS4, PS5, and PC. The marketing campaign is obtainable one week early for digital pre-orders.