Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Beta Update Brings Back Ground WarPS4 23 September, 202224 September, 2022Infinity Ward has rolled out a patch for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 beta weekend 2, which brings back Ground War, introduces sandbox team death match mode called Invasion, and makes a number of improvements to the game based on player feedback. Open beta for all platforms will begin tomorrow, September 24th, at 10 am PT. It’ll end on the 26th at the same time.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 beta weekend 2 patch notesPSA! These are the weapons you can Gunsmith during the Beta: M4 M16 Lachmann-556 FSS Hurricane Lachmann Sub Lachmann-762 FTAC Recon LM-S RAPP H 556 Icarus— Infinity Ward (@InfinityWard) September 16, 2022Get the full patch notes below:MAPSIntroducing two new battle maps: Sariff Bay and Sa’id.For more on both of these maps, check out the full blogs for each:MODESGround War is back! Enjoy up-to 32v32 combat with brand new vehicles and dynamic combat.Introducing our Sandbox TDM, Invasion (or what we like to call the Shipment of Ground War). Invasion pits two teams of 20 players and 20 AI against each other. With large maps, 80 combatants, water play, ground vehicles, air vehicles and more– it’s absolute chaos!Third Person Moshpit is returning for Weekend Two.GAMEPLAYWe’ve made adjustments to player visibility that should make enemy targets easier to spot.PERKSThe perk earn rate will remain the same for the start of Beta Weekend One. Once all platforms are open, we will be increasing the earn rate significantly.AUDIODecreased the overall distance from which you could hear enemy and ally footstepsMixed the volume of local and non-local player slide sounds to be more in-line with other movementsAdded an equalizer to soften ally footsteps versus enemy footsteps, making enemy audio more distinctAdjusted mix presets– particularly the mix of ambient sounds, which will make footsteps slightly less pronouncedWEAPON TUNINGFTAC ReconReduced damage while in full-autoIncreased full-auto recoilMinor headshot damage reductionFSS HurricaneReduced damage at distanceLower headshot multiplierLachmann-556Minor recoil increaseMinor headshot reductionMinor hipfire spread increaseM4Minor hipfire spread increaseM16Minor hipfire spread increaseKastov-74uMinor hipfire spread increaseLachmann SubMinimum damage reductionMinor headshot damage reductionThe list of “gunsmithable” weapons from Weekend One remains the same for Weekend Two (see tweet above).MAPSValderas Museum has returned following fixes to lightingPatched various geo on Farm 18, Breenburgh Hotel, and Mercado Las AlmasUSER INTERFACEWe’ve addressed a number of UX bugs including Gunsmith and progression issues. The level cap for Weekend Two is level 30. If you played in Weekend One, your progress should carry over to Weekend Two.We are also working on a number of UI and UX improvements for launch.The post Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Beta Update Brings Back Ground War appeared first on PlayStation LifeStyle.