Infinity Ward has released the Call of Duty Modern Warfare and Warzone Update 1.22 for download – and thus the starting signal for Season 4. In the patch notes, the developers say that an extensive download is waiting for players: depending on the platform, up to 45 Gigabytes can be downloaded. Some Xbox One players report that they even have to play more than 80 gigabytes on their hard drives for Modern Warfare Season 4. Such a massive download is not planned: Infinity Ward tells Twitter that it is currently investigating the problems.
A major update is available for download for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Warzone. In the Patch Notes warns Infinity Ward the players before: "The Season 4 download is extensive". The concrete download sizes are now available. 32.5 gigabytes must be downloaded on PS4, 45 GB on PC (40 GB for Warzone Free2Play) and a little more than 44 gigabytes on Xbox One. One of the currently most memory-hungry games is getting bigger. In the patch notes, however, the developers also write that they have compressed some assets to reduce the total hard disk space of Modern Warfare and Warzone.
According to the developers, the Modern Warfare and Warzone Update 1.22 shows "only an additional 4 gigabytes on the hard drive" after the download – with all new content for Season 4. The team wants to keep the size of future content and assets as small as possible. Upcoming updates are also to be optimized in terms of their size. In the patch notes, the developers also reminded the console gamers to delete content packs that they may not need for modes that were not played in order to free up additional hard disk space. (buy now for € 57.85)
Some Xbox One players meanwhile report that they need to download an update that is over 80 gigabytes in size – twice as much as intended. On The developers write Twitterto investigate the problems surrounding the massive update files on the Microsoft console. You can find many more messages in our news area. You can read what Season 4 content for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Warzone is doing in a separate article at this link. For example, the Scrapyard card is waiting for multiplayer players. The map known from MW2 is now available in the current first person shooter.
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