Call of Duty Warzone Season 5 Update Delayed but Studio Teases Development of Essential Feature

Published 08/12/2021, 9:06 AM EDT


Call of Duty Warzone and Black Ops Cold War will soon receive its biggest update so far with Season 5. The game’s latest season has a lot of expectations set by fans as the franchise slowly moves towards the release of a new title. With Vanguard set to arrive soon, it seems like the community wants to see the Black Ops Cold War cycle to end on a high.

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However, the Call of Duty franchise has a ton of issues right now with Warzone facing a massive hacking problem. However, the developers recently revealed that they will soon release information about a preventive measure for it. Along with that, fans will also have to wait a bit more if they want to try out all the new content introduced by the developers.

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Season 5 of Call of Duty Warzone delayed by a day

Fans had waited a long while to play with all the new content on both titles of the Call of Duty franchise. The update was set to arrive on Wednesday, August 11. After revealing some of the items and modes set to arrive on Warzone and Black Ops Cold War, the excitement grew massively. However, it seems like players will have to wait one more day to try them all out.

The developers recently revealed that players will have an extra day to unlock Tier 100 in Season 4. This means that the update will now arrive on Thursday, August 12 at 9 PM PT. The developers have revealed all the new modes and weapons set to arrive in Season 5. So until then, players can rest easy and wait for the update to begin tonight.

Raven Software provides hopeful news by teasing the development of an anti-cheat

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The Warzone community has faced a lot of issues over the past few months with hacking and cheating. Many players and streamers have already left seeing the sad state of the popular Battle Royale game. However, it seems like the developers at Raven Software want to change that, giving hope to fans around the world. They recently announced another massive ban wave with 50,000 accounts suspended in Warzone. Finally, they also mentioned that they are working on something, which might be an indication of the development of an anti-cheat.

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In the end, it remains to be seen if the developers will release this much needed feature soon. Players are tired of meeting cheaters in their lobby. However, with an anti-cheat, players will have a much better lobby that should provide them with a lot of fun.

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Rupesh Nair

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Rupesh is an eSports author at EssentiallySports. Currently a student at Mumbai University, he has been involved with eSports since his childhood. Having played titles like Fallout 4, Minecraft, FIFA, Portal 2 and Halo 4 extensively, Rupesh has a deep understanding of the sport.

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