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Greekgodx explodes with rage after dying to bizarre CoD: Warzone glitch

Published: 18/Mar/2020 21:58 Updated: 18/Mar/2020 22:00

by Brent Koepp

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Twitch star Dimitri ‘Greekgodx’ Antonatos raged after a baffling glitch led to his hilarious demise in Call of Duty: Warzone. The Team SoloMid personality hit out at the battle royale calling it a “f**king dumb game.”

Call of Duty debuted its second entry in the battle royale genre with the release of Warzone on March 10. The free-to-play title has so far dominated on Twitch, as viewers flock to watch their favorite personalities jump into the FPS.

However during his March 18 broadcast, Greekgodx found his match coming to an abrupt end in the most ridiculous way possible. When it came down to the streamer facing off against an in-game crate, the box ended up winning.

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The 2020 Call of Duty battle royale has exploded in popularity on Twitch.

Greekgodx rages as Warzone glitch ruins match

The streamer was in the middle of playing the battle royale when he was finally able to call in his loadout – a feature where players can purchase pre-determined weapons and have them dropped into the match.

Excited, he hopped across the roof of a building and deployed his parachute to get to the crate he had summoned in. However things quickly went south when he slid into the side of the box and died.

“WHAT!? WHAAAAAT!?” he screamed into his camera. Stunned and seething with anger, he then exited out the match and exclaimed “f**king dumb game, dude!”

While crates can kill if they land on top of a player, it appears the game glitched and mistook his slide into the side of it as the same thing. Frustrated he told his chat, “Just about to get my f**king loadout!”

Greek didn’t stay angry for very long, and started to laugh when he read messages in his chat aloud. “Died to a box. It glitched. The loadout killed you. Lost to a box!” he read.

Laughing, he exclaimed, “Ahhh dude! I got Greekboxed, man. F**k! We got f**ing Greekboxed, dude!” The TSM personality showed his sense of humor, and continued to make light of the situation.

Warzone continues to provide viewers with ridiculous moments, and Greek’s box death is no exception. While it seemed to be a glitch, he took the whole thing in stride after the fact and found the humor in it.

The streaming star continues to kill it, having a big year on Twitch in 2019 and amassing over a million followers to his channel.

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CoD Mobile October 22 update adds Halloween Events, new modes, more

Published: 23/Oct/2020 3:33

by Brad Norton

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The latest Call of Duty Mobile update has arrived as the developers have introduced a heap of new content along with plenty of Halloween-themed surprises.

Call of Duty has well and truly been overrun with Halloween-festivities over the past few days. First Modern Warfare and Warzone were both hit with freaky updates. Now it’s time for CoD Mobile to join them.

The October 22 update brings with it a complete rundown on upcoming events, as well as new weapons, maps, and a huge balance pass. It’s a meaty update so there’s plenty to sink your teeth into.

From when you can expect certain Halloween-challenges to what new modes have been deployed, here’s everything to know about the latest CoD Mobile update.

Halloween-themed events in CoD Mobile

Right out of the gate, the CoD Mobile devs clued us in on every event taking place over the next few days. The Survival Kit Seasonal Challenge is already underway, though six unique events will be joining the mix from now until November 1.

Some events will provide you with new weapons such as the first of its kind NA-45 explosive sniper. Meanwhile, other events will allow you to play on specific Halloween-themed maps. 

Every day you come back to CoD Mobile will bring you something new, so here’s what to look out for over the next week.

CoD Mobile weekly updates

  • 10/21 – Survival Kit Seasonal Challenge
  • 10/23 – Elite Marksmen Seasonal Challenge
  • 10/23 – 11/01 ~ Pumpkin Confirmed Event & Playlist (MP)
  • 10/23 – 11/01 ~ Halloween Standoff Playlist (MP)
  • 10/23 – 10/29 ~ King’s Quarters Event (MP)
  • 10/23 – 10/29 ~ King 24/7 Playlist (MP)
  • 10/26 – 11/01 ~ Attack of the Undead Playlist (MP)

Halloween twists on classic multiplayer modes in CoD Mobile

Similar to how Modern Warfare has changed up various modes to fit the Halloween festivities, CoD Mobile’s playlists are adapting too. First up is a unique spin on Kill Confirmed. Rather than picking up Dog Tags, players will be dropping Pumpkins all over the map instead.

Adding to the chaos, this playlist will now put 20 players into a lobby in 10v10 action. Not only that but unique rewards will also be on offer. Just for playing this limited-time mode four unique items can be unlocked. There are two weapon skins styled as a Jack O’ Lantern, a Rare sticker, along with a Pumpkin weapon charm.

Kill Confirmed CoD Mobile gameplay
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Kill Confirmed is now Pumpkin Confirmed.

Also making a return this time around is the spooky version of Standoff. The iconic multiplayer map has been given a terrifying makeover and it’ll pop up across almost every competitive playlist throughout the Halloween update.

Last but not least, Attack of the Undead is back for a limited time. You’ll be able to play this survival-based mode in its own exclusive playlist over the next few days. Be the last player left standing against Undead enemies to claim the victory.

New map and weapon in CoD Mobile

Packed into the latest update is a batch of new content outside of the Halloween goodies. You’ll be able to jump into a new yet familiar map while getting your hands on a one-of-a-kind sniper to boot.

Modern Warfare’s popular ‘King’ map has made its way to the mobile experience. The small gunfight map has been translated over for 2v2 and 1v1 action.

There’s a unique 24/7 playlist and even original rewards just for checking out the new stomping grounds as well.

Call of Duty Mobile King's map
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The King’s Quarters event comes with a handful of unique rewards.

After plenty of teasers, the NA-45 explosive sniper rifle is finally arriving in CoD Mobile. “Every other shot you fire triggers explosive damage that can hit multiple players,” the devs confirmed.

In order to keep things balanced, however, each individual shot deals less damage than other snipers. Headshots will still be a one-hit kill though.

Rounding out the patch is a series of balancing updates and bug fixes. The NA-45 has already had its damage scaled back right out of the gate. The DLQ33 will now reload faster and the HG40 has been buffed overall in multiplayer.

The latest update is already available in-game and there’s clearly plenty to look forward to over the coming days. Check out the full list of balance updates below.

Call of Duty: Mobile full October 22 patch notes

Multiplayer

  • NA-45: Damage reduced
  • DLQ33: Reload speed increased
  • HG40: Firing range reduced, damage at medium range reduced, and other adjustments

Battle Royale

  • NA-45: Damage reduced and bullet velocity reduced
  • Purifier: Damage enhanced slightly, players can now cancel Reload animation
  • Tempest: Damage and damage radius enhanced slightly, weapon fire charging time decreased

Attachments

  • Attachments for shotguns
    • Sawed-Off Barrel (-2): Negative effect of reducing firing range has been mitigate
    • Extended Barrel (+2): Active effect of enhancing firing range has been weakened
  • Attachments for the NA-45
    • High Explosive Ammo: The explosion range of the ammo -10%
  • Attachments for the Fennec
    • Extended Mag: clip size extended