Modern Warfare and Warzone Playlist Update Today August 20 Rolled Out, Nerfs FR 5.56 Shotgun & More

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For those playing Call of Duty: Warzone, rejoice! Infinity Ward has released the Modern Warfare and Warzone playlist update today August 20, and yes, it nerfs the FR 5.56 shotgun attachment that’s been plaguing players for a week now.

Note that this doesn’t require an actual download, so your hardrdrives are safe.

Modern Warfare and Warzone playlist update today August 20 patch notes:


  • Warzone: 12-Gauge Deputy underbarrel shotgun:
    • Clamped close lethal damage
    • Fixed damage falloff for the FR 5.56 underbarrel shotgun
  • Bruen MK9:
    • Reduced upper torso damage
    • Base weapon – Increased recoil
    • 60 Round Mag – Additional increased recoil
  • ISO:
    • Reduced movement penalty for drum mags
    • Increased base ADS movement speed
  • 725 Sawed-Off Barrel:
    • Small increase to ADS time
    • Small decrease to movement speed
    • Reduced close lethal damage range
  • Fix for an exploit near the Prison in Warzone
  • Removing the VO from the High Alert perk

Same as before, if there are any stealth changes included in this patch that wasn’t documented, we’ll let our readers know. If you spot any, share ’em down in the comments.

In other Call of Duty news, don’t forget, this year’s Call of Duty has officially been revealed as Black Ops Cold War, and we’ll know more about it next week!

Source: Infinity Ward