Call of Duty Black Ops 3′ Zombies Patch Fixes Double XP Metre & More; List Here


The “Call of Duty: Black Ops 3” Zombies patch is here. The update affects fighting the “undead” as well as changes your whole multiplayer online playing experience on Xbox One, PS4 and PC.

As per the Express UK reports, Activision rolls out new patch this week which will fix some issues “plaguing” the game and the bonus Dead Ops Arcade II mode.

The “Der Eisendrache Zombies” chapter included in the Awakening DLC will also see changes.

Here is the complete list.

Zombies General

  • Addressed exploit in Daily Challenge system.
  • Fixed issue where Player could trigger the rocket shield functionality and/or GobbleGums when the scoreboard was on screen.
  • Fixed issue where a blank Daily Challenge card would appear in the after action report at the end of a local/offline Zombies game.
  • Fixed issue where Double Weapon XP meter did not accurately reflect the amount of XP earned after a match.
  • Alternate ammo types have received a balancing pass.

Der Eisendrache (PS4 Only)

  • Fixed multiple Zombie pathing exploits on Der Eisendrache.
  • Addressed a variety of exploits where Players were able to exit the playable area on Der Eisendrache.
  • Fixed issue where the Death Machine wasn’t doing appropriate damage at higher rounds.
  • Resolved bug around the Ragnarok DG-4’s slam ability.
  • Fixed bug where the Ragnarok DG-4’s FX would not turn off correctly when two were planted in sequence.
  • The Panzer Soldat has received a balancing pass.
  • Fixed issue where Players were able to duplicate upgraded Bows.
  • Addressed several bugs surrounding the main Easter Egg quest.
  • Addressed invisible collision issues during the Keeper battle.
  • Resolved bug with the plunger melee weapon.
  • Fixed issue where the jump pads would not activate.
  • Resolved issue where in-game characters could be heard speaking to one another during cinematic sequences.

Dead Ops Arcade II

  • Fixed a bug where Firepower fate weapon did not upgrade to purple version.
  • Eliminated a very small time window where Player exiting a vehicle was vulnerable to damage.
  • New pickup added post round 24; Coat of Arms.
  • Increased Siegebot Player vehicle time by 10 seconds for balancing purposes.
  • Increased the health of the Golden Egg by 3x.

Multiplayer General

  • Addressed issue where earned Dark Matter camos were not appearing on Black Market weapons.
  • Resolved bug where Players were unable to unlock Gold/Diamond camos on the Marshal16 and MX Garand if they earned Weapon Class Mastery before TU5.
  • Updated visuals for Prestige Kill Counter and Clan Tag.
  • Resolved issue where the wrong image would appear when a Player received the Reaper Geist Specialist theme in a Supply Drop.
  • Addressed bug where the NX Shadow Claw’s Bayonet would display the wrong image if banned or protected in Arenas.
  • Fixed issue where the wrong image was displayed for the LRX3 in the Custom Games Protect/Ban menu.
  • Updated Official Custom Variants for CWL Competitive Game Modes.
  • Added a Live Event viewer to allow Players to watch the Call of Duty World League games from the Main Menu.

General Gameplay

  • Fixed issue where a white image was appearing in the Killfeed for Fury Song kills.
  • Corrected bug where the Fury Song icon would display in the Killfeed whenever a Player received a kill with the Combat Knife.
  • Added ricochet damage for Care Package owners in Hardcore Modes.
  • Added ricochet damage for Players planting or defusing bombs in Search & Destroy in Hardcore Mode.



  • Addressed issue where the Wraith was being destroyed by one less rocket than intended.

Rolling Thunder

  • Fixed bug where the Rolling Thunder could be seen on the mini-map by enemies who were not using the Engineer Perk.
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