Call of Duty: WW2 dev delays microtransactions to focus on fixing online issues
Call of Duty: WW2’s microtransactions have been due to go dwell right now, 14th November, however have been delayed so developer Sledgehammer can prioritise checking out the Game’s troubling online issues.
The Game’s microtransaction forex, dubbed COD Points, will now go dwell on 21st November “so the team can focus on our top priority items”, Sledgehammer mentioned in an replace on the Call of Duty: WW2 subreddit.
COD Points are used to purchase loot packing containers, or provide drops in Call of Duty: WW2 – the packing containers that fall from the sky within the Headquarters social house – with actual world cash. Currently, there is no such thing as a means to purchase provide drops with actual world cash. In truth, the Game doesn’t have any microtransactions in any respect proper now.
So, what are these prime precedence objects? The return of devoted servers is chief amongst them. Sledgehammer mentioned it is at present increasing restricted devoted servers all through Europe for testing functions, so fingers crossed a return to a secure online expertise is not far off.
Last night time Sledgehammer issued one more patch, this time tackling the Game disconnects so many individuals endure. Sledgehammer mentioned the patch was designed to deal with disconnects, stats loss and foyer freezes and “appears to have resolved these issues”.
Yesterday we reported on the actual fact Sledgehammer by accident gave all gamers double XP from the Game’s launch, and thus triggered triple XP over the previous weekend when it launched an official double XP occasion. This challenge was set to proper itself yesterday (Monday, 13th November), however Sledgehammer prolonged double XP till this night, UK time. This means day one gamers will lastly discover a change in normal XP development from tonight.
“This change matches our normal player progression to our design intent, and we will be monitoring moving forward to ensure the ideal experience for fans,” Sledgehammer mentioned.
And lastly, Sledgehammer issued an replace to the PC model of Call of Duty: WW2 designed to deal with the varied issues the developer has been monitoring. The patch notes are over on Steam.