Operation Heatwave live in Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 with Patch Update 1.30

Keshav Bhat

A new patch update for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 is now live on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC, version 1.30.

The patch notes are up, and it confirms a new Operation for the game called Operation Heatwave. There’s new weapons, new loot, and two new game modes.

Here’s the patch notes:


4 classic Black Ops maps remastered for Black Ops 3. Available to users who Pre-order Black Ops 4 through the PlayStation 4 Store.

  • Firing Range
    • Head back to the range, you know what to do.
  • Jungle
    • Time to get dirty again, grunt. Grab your boots!
  • Slums
    • Load up, streets need another cleaning.
  • Summit
    • Gondola is back in service…the peak awaits.

Operation Heatwave is here and it’s igniting Black Ops 3 with 2 new game modes, new loot content and more

  • Snipers Only
    • Team Deathmatch only allowing snipers.
  • Sticks and Stones
    • Free for all, eliminate enemies using the NX ShadowClaw or Ballistic Knife. Combat Axe kills will reset the enemy score to zero.


  • The M14 has been added to the Mystery Box in the following maps:
    • Ascension
    • Moon
    • Shangri-La
    • Kino Der Toten
    • Origins

SOURCE: Activision

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