Warzone 2 & Modern Warfare 2 January 30 update patch notes: Crash fixes, improvements, more

Joseph Pascoulis
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Call of Duty have released the patch notes for the Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone 2 January 30 update, which includes fixes and more.

Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone 2 Season 2 is on the way, bringing a new Resurgence map for the BR, Hardcore for Multiplayer, and various improvements.

Despite the Season 2 update not being too far away, the devs have decided to drop an update for both Warzone 2 and Modern Warfare 2 on January 30, addressing a variety of issues and improvements.

For those interested in the details for the Warzone 2 and Modern Warfare 2 January 30 update, here are all of the patch notes.

Warzone 2 & Modern Warfare 2 crash fixes

The Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone 2 devs have released global fixes for crashing issues across both games that have been plaguing the community.

Many have been complaining about crashing issues in both games for months, but hopefully, this update will address the issues and get players back on track. You can check out the rest of the patch notes below.

Warzone 2 & Modern Warfare 2 January 30 update patch notes



  • Crashes
    • ​​This update contains several fixes to reduce the number of known crashes. We continue to prioritize increased stability and crash fixes across all platforms.

Bug fixes

  • Fixed an issue that showed Weapon Decals and Stickers as blocked. 
  • Fixed an issue where using Spotter Scope could cause target markers to persist when aimed down sights with a Weapon.
  • Fixed an issue allowing the Sentry Gun to be placed inside a tank to eliminate enemies. 
  • Fixed an issue where Gun Screens weren’t showing correctly on the Gunsmith UI tile. 
  • Fixed an issue in the Gunsmith where Players could be kicked back to the main menu when creating a custom knife. 
  • Fixed an issue in Gunsmith that could cause knife variants to display incorrectly. 
  • Fixed an issue that prevented some Players from saving a custom mod while trying to select a Camo. 
  • Fixed an issue causing some Players to crash when dismissing a notification. 
  • Fixed some issues Players were having with accessing and leaving the Firing Range.

Navigation Improvements 

  • Addressed various issues with the Social menu to improve navigation and functionality. 
  • Fixed an issue preventing some users from navigating through the Friends/Recent tab after scrolling over the top row.
  • Fixed an issue where Calling Card previews are not displaying correctly in the challenge completion animation. 
  • Fixed a UI issue causing text overlap in the After Action Report. 

Warzone 2.0

Bug fixes

  • Fixed an issue where deploying a Recon Drone near water could cause some Players to lose movement.


  • Fixed an issue causing the Rewards section of the Faction Mission menu to display incorrectly. 
  • Addressed a number of issues impacting the functionality and navigation of equipping and previewing Insured Weapons.
  • Fixed an issue where Players could not access Gunsmith to change camos when equipping a Launcher in an Insured Weapon slot.

For more on Modern Warfare 2, check out why players are furious with the Season 2 changes, and if you’re more of a battle royale player, check out whether or not Plunder is coming to Warzone 2.

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