As part of Call of Duty Warzone's update Season 2 Reloaded Activision expanded the file size of the popular massive title.
There have been multiple stories surrounding the massive file size for Call of Duty Warzone, and Activision will reduce it with a new update.
Season 2 Reloaded went into the game on March 30, and in conjunction with the introduction of a new feature to the game, the developer and publisher were able to somehow crunch the file size to a smaller number .
"Season Two Reloaded also brings the great news of a lower, optimized file size throughout Warzone," says a press release "Owners of the full version of Modern Warfare / Warzone, or own a free-to-play Warzone game, will find their overall footprint size reduced on their respective platforms. "
It's not an insignificant setback, either.
The blog then goes on to share the estimated deductions seen for both the free-to-play Call of Duty Warzone and full Modern Warfare / Warzone files on each platform:
- PlayStation 5: 10.9 GB (Warzone Only) / 30.6 GB (Warzone and Modern Warfare)
- PlayStation 4: 10.9 GB (Warzone Only) / 30.6 GB (Warzone and Modern Warfare)
- Xbox Series X / Xbox Series S : 14.2 GB (Warzone Only) / 33.6 GB (Warzone and Modern Warfare)
- Xbox One: 14.2 GB (Warzone Only) / 33.6 GB (Warzone and Modern Warfare)
- PC : 11.8 GB (Warzone Only) / 30.6 GB (Warzone and Modern Warfare)
To prevent that, however, the Season Two Reloaded update for Blac k Ops Cold War will have a download size of approximately 7.4 up to 14.18 GB for owners of the full version of Black Ops Cold War, or 52.0-57.8 GB for owners of Warzo no.
So, once you've downloaded the larger patch ("a larger than usual, one-time update"), it will do a bit of tinkering with all your files and reduce the overall trace of Activision also said it intends to shrink future updates as well.
According to Activision, this content will go live following updates to Black Ops Cold War in March 29 at 9pm PST / 11pm ET, and Warzone on March 30 at 11pm PST / 2am ET.
You'll learn a lot about what's coming in the new official update Call of Duty blog.
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