Black Ops 4 Blackout Beta Day 6 Updates

Keshav Bhat

It’s the sixth day of the Blackout Beta for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, and a new hot fix update has gone live on PS4, Xbox One, and PC!

Today’s hot fix brings:

  • General:
    • PC Open Beta now live
    • Maximum player count raised to up to 88 per match on Xbox One and PC, same as PS4
  • Playlist Update:
    • Changed Featured playlist to Close Quarters Frenzy (Duos only)
      • Faster Collapse with SMGs, shotguns, handguns, and fists only
  • Character Updates:
    • Black Ops 4 Zombies cast unlocked in Character menu (Bruno, Diego, Scarlett, Stanton)
    • Origins cast unlocked in Character menu (Dempsey, Nikolai, Takeo, Richtofen)
  • Miscellaneous:
    • General stability fixes
    • Improved Killcam to only show relevant player names
  • Game Tuning:
    • Item Spawns
      • Reduced the spawn frequency of Level 3 Armor, VAPR-XKG, and Koshka
    • Weapons
      • Increased SG12 semi-auto shotgun damage at medium range
    • Equipment
      • Decreased the maximum number of most types of Equipment a player can carry in an Inventory slot

We’ve also made the following general fixes specific to PC:

  • Miscellaneous:
    • General stability and UI fixes
    • Killcam enabled
    • Fixes for After Action Report stat tracking

The Black Ops 4 Blackout Beta is set to end on September 17 at 10AM PT across all platforms, so this is the final few days of testing ahead of the game’s official launch on Friday, October 12.

SOURCE: Reddit