Season 5 of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s popular battle royale game, Warzone, reintroduced a visual bug that has appeared in previous seasons and is believed to pose a risk of damaging the health of some. play.
The error is a texture glitch that appears and can occupy the entire polygonal screen. It was not mentioned as an issue in any of the recent patch notes. It is sometimes referred to as a “Devil”; when only in relation to weapon texture, but it can increase in size causing light and color to flicker.
Famous streamers including Timothy “TimtheTatman” John Betar, Dennis “Cloakzy” Lepore, and Nick “NICKMERCS” Kolcheff have also addressed the bug in a few recent streams and the fact that Warzone’s most recent patch notes don’t Include any mention of the error.
Ashton Williams, senior communications director at game developer Infinity Ward, addressed the issue on Twitter, saying that Infinity Ward is working on a fix but doesn’t have a timetable for implementation.
The second way fixes the graphics crashing issue with weapons, the ‘Playback’ option doesn’t work, and more. I don’t have an ETA yet, but we’ll share more details once we’re done.
– Ashton Williams (@ashtonisVULCAN) August 11, 2020
Streamer Tim “Darkness429” Havlock said he stopped streaming Warzone due to an error because he didn’t want it to shock his viewers and audiences.
“I said I didn’t feel good streaming with this error because it was a ray of light so fast that ‘it can give someone a seizure’ along with a lot like being unable to ADS (targeting down view) or even watch the player because they are a giant block, “wrote the streamer on his Facebook page.
He added that one of his viewers said that a friend had had minor seizures while watching Warzone.
Activision and Infinity Ward did not immediately respond to requests for comment on the bug.