Activision is planning one other replace for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare to deal with one of many navy shooter’s most controversial weapons. In a tweet, multiplayer co-director Joe Cecot mentioned developer Infinity Ward is planning one other change for the 725 shotgun that ought to handle how efficient the weapon is at a distance.
Specifically, the replace will “massage out” situations the place the 725 is seemingly too efficient at vary, Cecot mentioned. As you possibly can see within the video beneath, the 725 remains to be very, very efficient at a distance, which many have remarked makes the shotgun far too highly effective.
The 725 is a break-action shotgun that carries solely two rounds. It’s additionally not a normal shotgun. The weapon has a cylindrical choke that retains the projectile unfold tight. This is what makes the 725 efficient at lengthy ranges in contrast to different, extra commonplace shotguns.
Another tweak is coming which ought to therapeutic massage out the uncommon very lengthy shot. Now if the goal is at low well being this factor will at all times attain out. https://t.co/qN3cCNovOP
— Joe Cecot (@JoeCecot) November 9, 2019
In another tweet, Cecot mentioned Infinity Ward is being cautious to make it possible for no matter modifications it plans for the 725 don’t influence the “soul” of the weapon. He additionally confirmed that Infinity Ward has no plans to easily take away the 725 from the sport. “No,” he said.
The video beneath reveals the 725 killing somebody in a single shot, from throughout the map. Cecot mentioned this video reveals a “rare” situation the place one of many shotgun pellets lands. That being mentioned, Cecot added that there are “changes still to come,” presumably for situations like this.
Modern Warfare launched on the finish of October, and it generated $600 million in income immediately. The sport is anticipated to promote as many as 27 million copies this quarter, whereas it would herald much more cash when the primary Battle Pass launches in December.
In different Call of Duty information, the Call of Duty Mobile sport is racing up the charts with greater than 140 million downloads and $50 million in income over its first month.
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