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Looks like that Call of Duty: Warzone RPG nerf turned out to be a buff

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May
22

Looks like that Call of Duty: Warzone RPG nerf turned out to be a buff

Earlier this week, Call of Duty: Warzone got a new update that, according to the patch notes, slapped the battle royale game’s rocket launcher (RPG) with a pretty significant nerf. Given the weapon’s lethal prowess in the fray, this was welcome news to many in the Warzone community. However, it looks like the RPG might not have been nerfed overall – it might even have received a bit of a buff recently.

The May 18 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Warzone patch notes include one key change for the multiplayer game’s RPG, as popular CoD YouTuber TheXclusiveAce notes: “Reduced the RPG kill radius for players with full armour”. However, as Ace explores in a new video looking at the weapon’s performance in-game following the update, it seems the RPG’s seen another tweak, too.

In a breakdown of the maximum damage radius of the game’s rocket launchers, it does appear the RPG’s has shifted from about 10m to 9m following the patch, based on the YouTuber’s findings. However, on the topic of the maximum damage value for non-direct impacts (ones that land very near but not on an enemy), he explains the RPG appears to have jumped from 150 to 250 maximum damage. Phwoar.

Source: pcgames

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