Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Has a New Massive Patch, Requiring Over 20 GB of Free Space

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare new patch is insane

By Grayshadow, Posted 19 May 2020

Patch sizes are becoming increasingly larger and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare's updates are infamous for being extremely big. With the latest patch requiring over 20GB of free space.

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The patch alters a lot of the gameplay so the size is expected. Ranging from gun loadouts when in the Gulag, playlist changes, new maps, and modifications to the special operations mode. The patch requires:

20GB for PS4

31GB for Xbox One

30GB for PC

The insane requirements to install everything in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare requires over 100 GB of free space. This can take over an hour to download depending on your connection speed. So if you're playing Call of Duty: Modern Warfare or Warzone actively you might want to invest into an external hard drive now.

Call of Duty Endowment “Fearless” Pack is now available!

New Gunfight Map, Aisle 9!

New Multiplayer Map, Hardhat!

Modified Special Operations! Replay existing Operations with a twist! Some enemies may charge more frequently or maybe they can only be taken down with headshots. Check out new Modified Special Operations and earn new rewards each week!  


Modern Warfare

Realism Moshpit with NVG

Reinfected Ground War

Core Ground War

Blueprint Gunfight

Aisle 9 Face Off Moshpit!

Hard Hat 24/7!


BR Solos

BR Trios

BR Quads

Blood Money Quads

Armor Box (available via loot on the ground and purchasable at Buy Stations): Resupply the entire team’s armor

Added Most Wanted contracts back (in addition to the other 3 contracts, none have been removed)

Loot Update

Added the new SKS (legendary only)

Updated 5 New Blueprints:

AX-50 – Epic

Kilo 141 – Legendary

FAL – Epic

MP7 – Legendary

AUG- Epic

Gulag Loadouts – the Gulag will now randomly choose from 6 ARs and 4 SMGs. All automatic, no burst or single fire guns included

Kilo 141









Striker 45



Infected and Gun Game now feature playlist text to reinforce that KDR and win loss are not affected

Blueprint variants of Gun Game and Gunfight can now be enabled in custom match advanced options for their respective modes

Added the fire throwing knife to restricted equipment for CDL

Fix for the ‘Splash Guard’ shotgun weapon camo not applying properly to the weapon

Fixed a bug where on occasion, your selected Operator would not appear in the squad walk

Added a ‘Hold to Use’ option that allows you to choose between a hold or a press for the interaction button on keyboard and mouse

Adjusted the Monitor Distance Coefficient slider option to maximum value from 2.00 to 5.00

Out of map exploit fixes across various maps

Fixed a bug where players could take the ATV out of the map on Aniyah Palace

Fix for an XP exploit in Hardpoint

Fix for the ‘Time to Reap’ watch not displaying the time

Fix for the ‘Blue Skies’ watch appearing backwards when worn

Fix for some players spawning facing a wall while playing FFA on Talsik Backlot

Demolition: Added VO to alert the defending team a bomb site was destroyed

One in the Chamber: This mode is now available in custom games!

Regular Infected playlist now has random care package drops!

Gun Game Reloaded is now in the Quick Play filter.


Fire throwing knife is now available in OSP mode

Fixes to the Snapshot grenade so it functions as intended in OSP mode

Reinfected Ground War:

Removed IAV and Counter UAV

Added a hint to tutorialize how to sky dive in this mode

Do not show death icon when a player uses Field Upgrade Tac Insert to skydive

Deaths from Field Upgrade Tac Insert (skydive) no longer count as deaths on the scoreboard

Kills & Deaths do not count against your lifetime records in this mode, this is purely to reflect the accurate KDR on the scoreboard

Lower Juggernaut health in this mode only

No longer give killstreak points on kills if the player is in your party

Significantly lowered damage from killstreaks if the player called out the killstreak and then moved to the infected team

Added ATV visibility on the map to avoid players hiding while riding the ATV


Fix for Rodion’s Season 3, Objective 3 Mission from not tracking properly (“Purchase the Armor Bundle in Warzone 2 times while using Rodion as your Allegiance Operator”)

Fix for the “Use the Dead Silence Field Upgrade in 3 different matches” not tracking properly



Reduced the max ammo reserve

MK3 Burst Mod - Significant hip spread increase

MK3 Burst Mod - Small decrease to damage

Reduced damage when Akimbo and MK3 Burst Mod are both equipped

FAL: Decrease to ADS time

SCAR: Decrease to ADS time

LMGS: Lowered ammo count for reload warning on belt fed LMGs

Reduced penalty for holding breath too long with sniper scopes

Fix for the level 34 unlock of the Renetti showing the Merc Foregrip

VLK Rogue

Increased rate of fire

Increased close damage range for 12 gauge

Increased damage range to 6” Revolt barrel

Holger 26

Increased move speed

Improved ADS time

Slight recoil reduction


FTAC 8.98” Spitfire Barrel:

Improved ADS time

Faster movement

Reduced hip spread

XRK Ultralight Barrel:

Improved ads time

30 Round Magazine:

Reduced sprint out time

Improved ADS time

Faster movement

Improved hip spread profile

Not Stock:

Increased sprint out time

Faster movement

Reduced hip spread

Improved ADS time

Stippled Grip

Improved ADS time


Fix for a bug where a player could become immune to the gas if they were bought back as the final circle was closing

Fix for a rare bug that left a player in the Gulag until the end of the match

PC: Fixed an issue where the gas mask overlay could remain on screen after leaving the gas and entering a vehicle

Removed the option to “Squad Fill” while in BR Solo

Fix for voice chat sometimes cutting out during a match

Reduced the RPG kill radius for players with full armor

Final circle now moves (BR)

The Most Wanted contract has had the time reduced from 5 minutes to 3 minutes

Replaced Shield Turret with Armor Box at Buy Stations (Shield Turret is still in loot)



When players are respawned via the plane their weapons will now start with at least one full magazine each, to fix getting into situations where you could respawn without any ammo

Operation Headhunter - Fix for the players keeping the Gunship munition if the team wipes during the tank assault section

Operation Brimstone - Fix for the Extraction Crate appearing to be already open if the team had wiped and restarted earlier in the match


PS4: Atlas Superstore has been added to Survival Mode

Teammates respawned via the ‘Respawn Flare’ item will now come back with full armor, to help them survive their dangerous respawns better

Disallow usage of the ‘Respawn Flare’ item if no teammates are currently in last stand or spectating, and display why

Fix for missing dialog, store icons, and sounds during the buy phase

Fix for missing message display for players attempting to use the minigun at the weapons store

Fix for the ammo store not filling your magazine, and only your stock, and fix its missing sounds

Made the assorted stores’ Cash font easier to read on dark screens

Players now get $10 per hit on enemy helicopters

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General Information

Platform(s): Xbox One, PS4, PC
Publisher(s): Activision
Developer(s): Infinity Ward, Raven Software, Beenox, High Moon Studios
Genres: First-Person Shooter
Themes: Military, Modern Warfare
Release Date: 2019-10-25

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