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Warzone May 26 Patch Notes - Anti-Cheat Update, Stim nerf, more

It's time for another update in Call of Duty's battle royale, check out the Warzone May 26 Patch Notes here featuring anti-cheat fixes, weapon nerfs, and more.
Warzone May 26 Patch Notes - Anti-Cheat Update, Stim nerf, more

It's certainly an exciting time to be a fan of the Call of Duty franchise with major developments unfolding over the last few weeks. Modern Warfare 2 was finally given a release date and the Warzone Pacific Season 3 Reloaded just went live bringing some much-needed changes to the battle royale.

Though the Season 3 Reloaded update is only days old, the game developers are adding some finishing touches to the revamped gameplay. Follow along for all the tweaks in the Warzone May 26 Patch Notes including anti-cheat fixes, weapon nerfs, and more.

Warzone May 26 Patch Notes - Season 3 Reloaded

Warzone Pacific Season 3 Reloaded May 26 Patch Notes
Players can now enjoy Warzone Season 3 Reloaded gameplay after the recent updates. (Picture: Raven Software / Infinity Ward)

Warzone's Season 3 Reloaded update featured a number of important changes to the battle royale, including important weapon balances, a downsize in player lobbies, and tweaks to the gulag and players re-entering the game.

But that didn't quite cover everything, as now just two days later, the game developers are deploying the Warzone May 26 Patch Notes, here's everything you need to know.

COD Warzone May 26 Patch Notes

Here are the detailed May 26 Patch Notes courtesy of the official Warzone blog.

Ricochet Anti-Cheat

Update to the PC kernel-level driver detection systems and server-side security. Learn more about RICOCHET Anti-Cheat here.


» Tactical Equipment «

  • Stim
    • Effect now removed when taking damage from Weapon attacks
    • Slide Speed reduced by 40%
    • Max Slide Time reduced from 1.9 to 1.3 seconds

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed collision issues with various elements across Caldera allowing Players to exploit/peek/shoot through them.

  • Fixed an issue causing the Fast Travel Tac Map icons to not appear correctly in certain game modes.

  • Fixed the rarity label on various Blueprints, Calling Cards, and Charms.

  • Fixed an issue causing the H4 Blixen (VG) Submachine Gun to appear in-game under the wrong name.

  • Fixed an issue causing the “Enhanced Risk” Weapon Blueprint to not have the correct Gunsmith functionality.

  • Fixed an issue causing the Axial Arms 3x Reticle Challenge to not track correctly.

  • Fixed an issue causing the Swap Attachment options in the Gunsmith menu to not show the correct stat changes.


Weapon Adjustments

The following changes went live with the initial release of Season Three Reloaded on May 25th, 2022.

» Light Machine Guns «

  • Whitley (VG)
    • Min Damage increased to 32, up from 31
    • Max Damage Range increased to 38.1 meters, up from 33 meters
    • Headshot Damage Multiplier increased to 1.7, up from 1.5
    • Neck Damage Multiplier increased to 1.3, up from 1.24

    • .303 British 45 Round Mags
      • Firerate Scaler to decreased 5%, down from 18%
      • Damage Penalty removed
      • Bullet Velocity increased to -8%, up from -12%
    • .50 BMG 150 Round Boxes
      • ADS Time Scaler increased to 0.93, up from 0.88
      • Bullet Velocity increased to 25%, up from 10%
      • Damage Range increased to 30%, up from 20%
    • CGC R4 Stock
      • ADS Time Scaler increased to 0.97, up from 0.96
      • Horizontal Recoil Control Increased by 3%
  • Type 11 (VG)
    • Max Damage increased to 26, up from 24

    • Sakura 261mm 
      • Velocity Penalty removed
    • Sakura 487mm Shrouded
      • Bullet Velocity increased to 50%, up from 40%
    • Warubachi 352mm
      • Damage Range now increased by 10% 
      • Bullet Velocity now increased by 20% 

That covers everything you'll need to know for the Warzone May 26 Patch Notes. Enjoy the Season 3 Reloaded gameplay and check back with us for all your battle royale needs.

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Featured image courtesy of Raven Software / Infinity Ward.

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