Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War: January 12th Patch Notes

The first season of post-launch content for Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War is about to reach the halfway stage.

Ahead of the mid-season update set for release on January 14th, Black Ops developer Treyarch has released a small update filled with a number of stability fixes for the PlayStation 5 version of the game.

The developer also announced a Double Weapon XP weekend will begin on January 15th. This is the perfect time for players to reach the highest level for their weapons of choice.

In this article, find the complete list of patch notes for the January 12th update.

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Black Ops Cold War January 12th Update Patch Notes


  • General stability improvements specific to PlayStation 5.


  • Various stability fixes.

Die Maschine

  • Close an exploit that permitted duplication of the player’s weapon.

Dead Ops Arcade 3

  • Various stability fixes.

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The Next Major Update

Compared to the major updates that often arrive on Black Ops Cold War, the January 12th update is one of the smaller updates that players are likely to see throughout the cycle of the game.

The next major update to release will be the mid-season update and will see a range of new content arrive, including the release of brand-new Fireteam map Sanatorium.

If rumours are to be believed, Sanatorium will be the centre of a brand-new Warzone map set within the Ural Mountains. It is also expected that the other Fireteam maps will make up large sections of the map which is rumoured to be arriving in March, coinciding with the first anniversary of the battle royale.

Alongside the new map, multiplayer will receive a brand-new game mode known as Dropkick and will see players battle it out to secure a batch of nuclear codes.

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