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Patch Notes – Mar. 26th 2019

This update is primarily concerned with weapon balancing. There are quite significant changes to weapon damage ranges and ADS speeds.

Multiplayer

  • Weapon Tuning – Submachine Guns
    • Cordite – Increased sprint-out speed.
    • Cordite – Extended 5-shot range from 2.5 meters to 4 meters.
    • Daemon 3XB – Extended 6-shot kill range from 8 meters to 11.5 meters.
    • MX9 – Increased ADS and sprint-out speed.
    • Spitfire – Extended 6-shot range from 7 meters to 7.5 meters.
    • Switchblade X9 – Increased mag size from 26 to 30. Three extra mags on spawn.

 

  • Weapon Tuning – Assault Rifles, Tactical Rifles & Sniper Rifles
    • KN-57 – Extended 4 shot range from 16 meters to 17 meters. Extended 5 shot range from 46 meters to 57 meters.
    • ABR 223 – Increased ADS speed. Ammo increased from 30 to 36. Extended 4 shot range from 32 meters to 38 meters.
    • Paladin HB50 – Increased magazine size from 5 to 6. Reduced reload speed.
    • SDM – Increased fire rate.

 

  • Weapon Tuning – Secondaries
    • RK7 – Increased damage. Takes 1 less bullet to kill at all ranges.
    • Mozu – Extended 3-shot range (19 to 24 meters). Extended 4-shot range (25 to 32 meters). Extended 5-shot range (32 to 38 meters).
    • Strife – Increased fire rate.

 

  • XP Changes
    • Increased XP earned for all Scorestreak kills to 100 XP.
    • Increased XP awarded for killing the K9-Unit to 100 XP.
    • Increased XP awarded for Ice Pick Shutdown to 100 XP.
    • Increased XP awarded for destroying an RC-XD to 100 XP.
    • Increased XP awarded for killing a Swat Team unit to 250 XP.
    • Increased XP for the Forward Position Medal to 250 XP.

 

  • Perks
    • Tactical Mask – Players downed by an enemy Tempest will now no longer chain to teammates after the Tempest effect wears off.

 

  • Specialists
    • Nomad – Added pathing and spawning improvements for Nomad’s K9 unit.
    • Nomad – K9 unit now takes damage from Razor Wire.
    • Outrider – Players hit by a fully charged Sparrow shot will now hear the impact sound of the bolt.