New patch for Black Ops 3 now live on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

Keshav Bhat

A new patch update for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 is now live on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The new update is a 2.9GB update.



  • Ongoing improvements to overall game stability and network performance:
    • Identified and eliminated various behind-the-scenes errors which contributed to in-game hitching.
    • Streamlined the way textures load into the match to improve streaming performance and reduce hitching.
    • Added additional logging to assist with debugging difficult-to-reproduce hitching reported by community members.
  • [XBOX ONE] Added DLC4 maps to all Core and Hardcore playlists.
  • [XBOX ONE] Added Rupture to the Ground War playlist.
  • [XBOX ONE] Added Salvation Playlist to the Bonus Category.

  • [XBOX ONE] Added DLC4 to the In-Game Store.

  • Addressed an issue where certain promotional pop-ups incorrectly appeared.

    • Wraith Scorestreaks will properly target enemy Manticores.


  • Fixed a rare bug where players would spawn into a Zombies match with a white screen.
  • Fixed a bug which caused a promotional banner to stretch across a large portion of the screen in Dr. Monty’s Factory.
  • DLC1 GobbleGums will function as intended for players who purchased the Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 – Gold Edition.

  • Improved stability with splitscreen matches on Revelations.
  • Addressed an issue which caused a fatal error at high rounds.
  • Fixed a fatal error associated with the Lightning Dark Arena challenge.
  • Fixed an issue where players were unable to interact with the Keeper Protector Altar.
  • Resolved issues where players would die when standing in specific locations in the map.
  • Fixed various map exploits associated with the low gravity section in the Undercroft.
  • Fixed an issue where the DG-4 would fail to recharge.
  • Fixed an issue with picking up the Summoning Key while a Pack-a-Punched weapon is equipped.

SOURCE: Activision: PS4 // Xbox One

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