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Call of Duty Vanguard Zombies

Zombies Included in COD Vanguard

Treyarch Studios will continue developing the current Zombies universe and the mode will be included with the purchase of Call of Duty Vanguard. World War 2 and Advanced Warfare both had zombies game modes, but they were developed in the Sledgehammer Games studios, not by Treyarch. This Zombies timeframe will be the prequel to the Black Ops Cold War story line of Dark Aether.

Official Call of Duty: Vanguard Reveal Trailer:

This is the official COD Vanguard reveal trailer from the Call of Duty YouTube channel.


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How To Find Yellow Access Cards In Warzone

The yellow access key cards in Warzone are the reward for finishing the Outbreak mission started at the Containment Monitor Station. Land at shipwreck or whatever area is currently an outbreak area on Verdansk. Find the Containment Monitor Station which looks just like a trials station from Cold War Zombies. Start the outbreak mission from the station and kill all the zombies. The last zombie drops the yellow access card. The yellow crate is styled after the loot crates from the Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War Zombies game mode. Obtain the yellow access keycard and follow the on screen directions to the loot crate it opens. Inside the loot crate will be a huge amount of cash, some weapons, armor, and a scorestreak!

Containment Monitor Stations

Bombardment Strike

Further more, the Containment Monitor Stations have been updated persistently through out the outbreak event and now contain certain unique score streaks that may be purchased for ground loot cash. For example, now players can purchase the RCXD, Advanced UAV , Foresight, and Self revive. Players can also purchase a Bombardment Strike for the cost of a yellow key card.

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Cold War Express Map

Cold War Express Map

Treyarch released the Black Ops Cold War Express map on February 4th, 2021. This is the re-release of the COD Black Ops 2 Express map. According to Drift0r it is a one to one duplicate. The map is set in the future of Los Angeles. It is a medium sized map and is symmetrical. The layout is in the shape of the letter “U”. There is an interior section to the train station and a section that is outside. A set of train tracks divide these two areas and bisect the map. One train is not moving. One train is actively running. The active train can eliminate players. Watch out for the barriers that move to indicate a train is approaching.

Show mini map of Express

Cold War Express Mini Map

Tactics

The train station is an open space compared to the exterior part of the map. There are multiple places to take cover when crossing the open areas. The strongest overwatch position in this area is the lift at the top of the mini map. Players who do not check for enemies at that location will not make it across the inside of the train station.

There is an office in the center of the map that overlooks the middle of the map. This is a high traffic area. Each side of the office is a short hallway that leads to a staircase. Follow the staircase to reach the bridges that overwatch the train tracks.

The bridges offer a great position to snipe long avenues as people wait for the train to pass. The roof of the train also provides access to the bridges. Don’t cross the train tracks without checking the bridges for enemies.

A control room is on the bottom of the minimap of Express. The control room has a strong advantage over the outside portion of the map. Jump up through the windows or climb the ladder in the locker room to reach it. Players who do not check for enemies at this location will regret it.

Even though there are outdoor elements to this map, it’s wise to invest in interior style scorestreaks. So, for instance, avoid aerial attack style score streaks. Using smoke grenades to cross the open parts of the map is the 200 IQ move.

Cold War Dec 22nd Patch Notes

Daily Challenges are now live in Black Ops Cold War and Warzone, as well as Double Battle Pass XP and our new Raid 24/7 and Face Off playlists!

Double Battle Pass XP Through Dec. 28

This holiday season, Treyarch is giving everyone the gift of Double Battle Pass XP through 10AM PT December 28th, so you can unlock twice as many Battle Pass rewards throughout the holidays.

Simply play Black Ops Cold War Multiplayer and Zombies to double your Battle Pass progress. And starting December 25th, Warzone gets in on the action with Double Battle Pass XP running until 10AM PT Dec. 28th for both games!

Happy Holidays from Treyarch Studios:

From The Treyarch family to yours, we hope you all have a safe and happy holiday season, wherever you are in the world. After such an unconventional year, it’s safe to say we can all use a little rest, relaxation, and… red-nosed zombie dogs? Sure.

GLOBAL Patch Notes

Daily Challenges

Now available in Black Ops Cold War Multiplayer, Zombies, and Warzone, Daily Challenges provide new ways to earn XP bonuses by completing in-game objectives.

Head to the Challenges menu to receive three Daily Challenges every 24 hours, which can be swapped out with reserve Challenges at any time. Choose the Challenges that best suit your play style and complete them at your own pace without losing progress. Any Daily Challenge that you swap out will retain any earned progress and can be completed later.

Each Daily Challenge completed will grant you a healthy sum of bonus XP, so be sure to complete as many as possible to level up even faster on your journey to Prestige Master and beyond.

  • Players receive 3 Daily Challenges each day for Multiplayer, Zombies, and Warzone (9 total) to complete for XP bonuses.
  • Challenges can be swapped in/out to suit your play style. Instead of new Daily Challenges replacing your current Challenges, they are added to the list of reserve Challenges for each mode, and can be completed any time before the end of the season.
  • Complete Daily Challenges at your own pace without losing progress. Challenges swapped out will retain any earned progress and can be completed later.
Prestige Shop

Added a confirmation prompt when unlocking new content at the Prestige Shop using Prestige Keys.

UI

Addressed a UI error related to Weapon Blueprints.

General

Fixed a crash that could occur when redeeming Battle Pass tier bundles.

MULTIPLAYER Patch Notes

Starting today, Treyarch is bringing two new featured playlists to Black Ops Cold War: Raid 24/7 and Face Off!

Raid 24/7 is self-explanatory: it’s all Raid, all the time. Get ready for match after match of the Black Ops II classic, featuring TDM, Domination, Kill Confirmed, and Hardpoint. Hardcore Raid 24/7 is also available via Quick Play, featuring Hardcore TDM, Domination, and Kill Confirmed. Multiplayer Free Access players can check out Raid 24/7 until Dec. 24th, as well. Check out our updated Free Access playlists in the patch notes below.

If you’re ready for some serious close-quarters action, grab two friends and jump into Face Off to play 3v3 matches of TDM, Domination, and Kill Confirmed on all four of our new Gunfight maps: Game Show, ICBM, U-Bahn, and KGB.

Face Off has a unique set of rules: Scorestreaks are disabled, capture times are quicker in Domination, and time limits and score limits are shorter to keep things fast and frenetic. Hardcore Face Off is also available via Quick Play, so anyone can get in on the action. Check out Face Off with your friends and let us know what you think!

New Featured Playlists Raid 24/7 and Face Off (3v3):

  • Raid 24/7 [NEW]
    • Includes TDM, Domination, Kill Confirmed, and Hardpoint on Raid.
    • Hardcore Raid 24/7 also available in Quick Play.
  • Face Off (3v3) [NEW]
    • 3v3 matches of TDM, Domination, and Kill Confirmed on Gunfight maps: Game Show, ICBM, U-Bahn, and KGB.
    • Scorestreaks disabled.
    • Shorter time limits and score limits for fast-paced matches.
    • Shorter capture times in Domination.
    • Hardcore Face Off also available in Quick Play.
  • Nuketown Holiday 24/7
  • Prop Hunt
  • Gunfight
  • Fireteam: Dirty Bomb
Modes
  • Prop Hunt
    • Increased time between Prop whistles from 20 seconds to 30 seconds.
Gameplay

Closed an exploit where Field Upgrades could be planted out of bounds.

Combat Record
  • M79
    • Added tracking for Popcorn Medal (multi-kills) for the M79.
    • Changed the M79 Medal Spotlight from Headshots to Popcorn.
Multiplayer Free Access

Updated Playlists:

  • Team Deathmatch
  • Domination
  • Gunfight
  • Nuketown Holiday 24/7
  • Raid 24/7 [NEW]
  • Prop Hunt [NEW]
  • Combined Arms: Hardpoint [NEW]
  • Fireteam: Dirty Bomb [NEW]

COD Cold War Groza

The COD Black Ops Cold War Groza is an Assault Rifle available for use in Multiplayer, Zombies, and Warzone. Multiplayer, Zombies, and Warzone game modes have different weapon stats for the Groza. Below we will organize some content from trusted community content creators that will provide education to use the Groza AR in all modes.

Multiplayer Groza

In multiplayer, the weapon was last tested on December 21st 2020 by Drift0r and his results were released on his YouTube channel for his In Depth series.

Show Drift0r's Groza In Depth Video

The Groza was tested for Multiplayer by XclusiveAce on December 18th 2020 and his results were released on his YouTube channel which include some class setups and stats.

Show XclusiveAce's MP Groza Video

Warzone Groza

The Groza has different values in Warzone, it’s a different engine all together.

Show Groza Attachment Table
Barrels
BarrelSeconds per 497mVelocityRange (m)Date
Base0.83459631Feb 6, 2021
Ultralight0.83459642Dec 16, 2020
Cavalry0.83459640Dec 16, 2020
Reinforced Heavy0.55190238Dec 16, 2020
GRU Composite0.484102741Dec 16, 2020
Contour M20.68472731Dec 16, 2020
CMV Mil-Spec0.53493134Dec 16, 2020

In Warzone, the weapon was tested on January 24th 2021, by Xclusive Ace. The results he found were released on his YouTube channel.

Show XclusiveAce's Warzone Groza Video

The Groza was tested for both Warzone and Multiplayer by JGOD on December 17th 2020 and his results were released on his YouTube channel which include some class setups and stats.

Show JGOD's MP & Warzone Groza Video