Call of Duty

Warzone June 3 Patch Adds High-Value Loot Zones, Fixes Audio Bugs

Aside from the introduction of a new mode, Champion of Caldera, we've broken down each of the important pieces of this patch...
Aside from the introduction of a new mode, Champion of Caldera, we've broken down each of the important pieces of this patch... / Activision, Raven Software

Raven Software issued a brand new patch for Call of Duty: Warzone's Season 3 Reloaded on June 2.

Aside from the introduction of a new mode, Champion of Caldera, we've broken down each of the important pieces of this patch in an easily understood format.

CoD: Warzone Season 3 June 2 Patch Notes Explained

We've broken down the patch notes into three key sections: bug fixes, weapon changes, and gameplay tweaks.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue causing unintended delays following certain actions while using the H4 Blixen (VG).
  • Fixed an issue causing the "Wakizashi" Camo Challenge to not track progress.
  • Fixed various issues with the Squad Total Cash counter such as it 1) including the cash of a Player who has left the match and 2) not behaving correctly when Players are in the Gulag.
  • Fixed an issue causing unintended visuals during the "Caldera Infil" cinematic.
  • Fixed an issue causing the Buy Station UI to sometimes prompt the Player to confirm their choice.

Weapon Changes

Assault Rifle: Assault Rifle Alpha (VG)

  • Max Damage Range decreased to 27.9 meters, down from 30.1 meters

Assault Rifle: NZ-41 (VG)

  • Max Damage decreased to 37, down from 40
  • Min Damage increased to 34, up from 32
  • Recoil deviation decreased
  • Recoil intensity decreased
  • Muzzle Velocity increased by 10%

NZ-41(VG): 8mm Klauser 40 Round Mags

  • Damage Range Penalty decreased to -10%, down from -20%
  • Damage Penalty has been removed
  • Fire Scaler has been removed

NZ-41 (VG): 6.5mm Sakura 50 Round Mags

  • Damage Penalty has been removed
  • Fire Scaler decreased to 5%, down from 12%

Submachine Gun: H4 Blixen (VG)

  • 7.62 Gorenko 36 Round Mags: Torso Damage multiplier decreased to 13%, down from 15%.
  • Jonsson 9" RMK: Min Damage decreased to 30, down from 33.

Gameplay Tweaks

The following adjustments have been made to gameplay elements:

  • Recon Drone Field Upgrades have been removed from Underground Transit System loot.
  • Reduced the spawn rate of Radar Jammer Field Upgrade on Rebirth Island.

Changes to perks include:

  • Serpentine: Updated description text to better represent behavior of damage reduction.
  • Restock: Recharge Time increased to 30 seconds, up from 25 seconds.

The Throwing Knife has had its upper torso damage decreased to 200, down from 300.

CoD: Warzone Season 3 June 3 Update

In a new, smaller update published June 3 with a launch date of June 4, Raven has also pushed through a few additional gameplay tweaks. According to the company's Trello board, players can expect the previous Gulag footsteps audio to be fixed.

A new mechanic has also been introduced: High Loot Zones. These areas will be marked on the map with the "$" symbol and will note specific points of interest and locations that hold a high opportunity to provide the "best looting opportunities."


More information about this patch can be found on Raven Software's webpage.