Warzone & Cold War Playlist Update Today (June 24) - Patch Notes & Weekly Briefing

Hijacked 24/7 will continue for another week!

By Kyle Knight

June 24, 2021

The first Playlist Update of Season 4 is set to go live today (June 24) in both Cold War and Warzone. As usual, there will be a mix-up in the Multiplayer and Battle Royale playlists, with some fan favorites returning.

With the World Series of Warzone Tournament kicking off on June 23rd, Raven Software primed a brand new update in order to make some much-needed weapon balances. Check out the link below to find out more about the new MG82 Nerf.

  • RELATED: Warzone Update & MG82 Nerf – Patch Notes

Season Four Gameplay Trailer | Call of Duty®: Black Ops Cold War & Warzone™

Season Four Gameplay Trailer | Call of Duty®: Black Ops Cold War & Warzone™

Call of Duty Weekly Briefing (June 21 – 27)

Thanks to the official Call of Duty Weekly Briefing, we know exactly what to expect from the upcoming Playlist Update for Cold War and Warzone.

To kick things off, Collateral Strike 24/7 will be joining the playlists, alongside Hijacked 24/7 which will be sticking around for another week. If 12v12 maps are more of your thing though, a brand new 12v12 Cranked Hardpoint mode will also be joining the mix.

Fans of Gunfight will also be pleased to know that Gunfight 3v3 Snipers Only will also be making a much-anticipated return when the Playlist Update goes live later today.

To finish things off, Face Off 6v6 will continue for another week, now with updated maps to includes Season 4’s new Amsterdam Gunfight and Face Off map.

If you’re interested in the new bundles and weapon blueprints coming to the store this week, check out the images below. Or for more details, head to the official Call of Duty Weekly Briefing.

Warzone Playlist Update – Patch Notes

Although the latest playlist update has not gone live in Warzone yet, a new patch has been deployed with some bug fixes and adjustments. Check out the official patch notes for the new Warzone update below.


  • Ground Fall, a Limited-Time Event
    • Ending today at 10 AM PST / 7 PM CEST.


  • The Dirt Bike audio has been reduced.


  • The Riot Shield has been temporarily removed from ground loot. 
    • It will remain available in Supply Boxes.


  • Fixed additional collision issues with various elements across Verdansk allowing players to exploit/peek/shoot through them.
  • Fixed an issue that caused the Spotter Scope ability to remain available to use for the duration of the match if the Player used the Spotter Scope prior to picking up Weapons.
  • Fixed an issue causing the Red Door use/interact prompt text to not appear properly.

Cold War Playlist Update – Patch Notes

The official patch notes for the Cold War Playlist Update on June 24 have arrived. Check out the notes below, or for more details head to the official Treyarch Studios website.



  • One in the Chamber
    • Added to Custom Games playlists.
    • After dying, players should now always spectate in first-person before respawning.
  • Sticks and Stones
    • Added to Custom Games playlists.
  • Multi-Team Moshpit
    • New Sat-Link mode added to rotation.
  • Cranked Hardpoint
    • Added to rotation in Hijacked 24/7 and Nuketown 24/7 (June 21).
  • Hardcore Hardpoint
    • Added to rotation in Hardcore 12v12 Moshpit (June 21).

Featured Playlists

  • Gunfight Tournament [NEW]
  • Collateral Strike (24/7) [NEW] (Also available in Hardcore)
  • Hijacked 24/7(Also available in Hardcore)
  • Nuketown 24/7(Also available in Hardcore)
  • Face Off 6v6(Also available in Hardcore)
  • Party Games
  • 12v12 Moshpit(Also available in Hardcore)
  • Multi-Team: Elimination
  • Multi-Team Moshpit (includes Sat-Link mode)


League Play Rewards

  • Placement Rewards
    • Each Ladder Event placement type will now award a Charm, Emblem, and Sticker when earned:
      • Finish Top 25
      • Finish Top 10
      • Finish Top 5
      • Victory – Finish 1st
      • Hot Streak – 2 Consecutive 1st Place Finishes
      • Blazing – 3 Consecutive 1st Place Finishes
      • Diamond – 6 total 1st Place Finishes
  • Skill Division Rewards
    • Win matches in the Competitor, Advanced, Expert, Elite, and Master Divisions to earn Charm, Emblem, and Sticker rewards to represent your League Play skill:
      • Win 10 matches in the Competitor Skill Division
      • Win 10 matches in the Advanced Skill Division
      • Win 10 matches in the Expert Skill Division
      • Win 10 matches in the Elite Skill Division
      • Win 10 matches in the Master Skill Division



  • Nail Gun
    • Addressed an issue that prevented the notification from appearing when unlocking the Nail Gun in Zombies (June 21).


  • Cranked 2: No Time to Crank
    • Added back to Zombies Featured Playlists.

Featured Playlists

  • Outbreak
  • Firebase Z
  • Die Maschine
  • Cranked 2: No Time to Crank
  • Dead Ops Arcade: First Person
  • Dead Ops Arcade
  • Onslaught (PlayStation)
  • Onslaught Collateral (PlayStation)
  • Onslaught Containment (PlayStation)
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Kyle is a Film and TV graduate from Coventry. He's a PC enthusiast with a not so enthusiastic PC and is all about triple-A titles!

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