Call of Duty Vanguard Combat Pacing: Which Should You Choose? What Is Best?

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Sledgehammer shared more information about Call of Duty Vanguard's Combat Pacing feature during the multiplayer reveal. Combat Pacing lets you customize your matches and adjust the difficulty to suit your style and needs, among other things.

Vanguard included three Combat Pacing options: Tactical, Assault, and Blitz. It's unclear just yet whether Sledgehammer will introduce more in later updates.

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You'll pick your Combat Pacing option before entering a lobby, and they're all accessible from the Quick Play menu.

Here's what each Combat Pacing style does.

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Call of Duty Vanguard Combat Pacing Explained

The first option is "All," which means you'll cycle through a mix of the three styles.

Call of Duty Vanguard Combat Pacing Tactical

Tactical combat pacing includes 6v6 matches and is geared towards those familiar with the series.

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Call of Duty Vanguard Combat Pacing Assault

Assault includes 6v6, 10v10, and 12v12 matches.

Call of Duty Vanguard Combat Pacing Blitz

Blitz supports match sizes up to 24v24.

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So far, Sledgehammer hasn't mentioned how these might mesh with additional modes, though we also don't know what additional modes Vanguard's multiplayer might include just yet.

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