I love the smell of cheaters in the morning.
Tʜᴇ glɪᴛch thᴀᴛ Cᴀʟʟ ᴏꜰ Duty: Warzᴏɴe ᴊᴜsᴛ cᴀɴ't ᴋᴇᴇᴘ ᴅᴏwn ɪs ʙᴀᴄᴋ, ʙᴀʙʏ. Tʜᴇ ɢᴀᴍᴇ hᴀs ʜᴀᴅ repeᴀᴛed ᴘʀᴏʙʟᴇᴍs wɪᴛh pʟᴀʏers ʙᴇɪɴg ᴀʙʟᴇ ᴛᴏ ᴜse stims ᴀs mᴀɴy tiᴍᴇs ᴀs tʜᴇy ʟɪᴋᴇ, a pᴀʀᴛicularly frᴜstrᴀᴛɪɴg exploɪᴛ ɪɴ a ɢᴀᴍᴇ wʜᴇre ɪᴛ cᴀɴ ʙᴇ ᴜsed ᴛᴏ hide ɪɴ poɪsᴏɴ gᴀs ᴜɴᴛɪʟ ᴀʟʟ tʜᴇ otʜᴇr pʟᴀʏers ᴀʀᴇ ᴅᴇᴀᴅ. Infɪɴɪᴛy Ward ᴄʟᴀɪᴍed tʜɪs exploɪᴛ wᴀs fixed ɪɴ Ocᴛᴏʙᴇr, tʜᴇn ɪᴛ promptly reᴛᴜʀɴed a ᴍᴏɴᴛʜ lᴀᴛer, ᴀɴd ᴏᴠᴇʀ tʜᴇ lᴀst 24 ʜᴏᴜʀs hᴀs ᴏɴce ᴍᴏʀᴇ reᴀʀᴇd ɪᴛs ugly ʜᴇad.
There are a plethora of Youtube videos that have appeared over the last 12 hours, which seem legit, though of course these could easily be uploads of old footage. This example however comes from a stream that began around 14 hours ago at the time of writing.
Stim Glitch is back in Warzone, really?!? @Activision @RavenSoftware pic.twitter.com/WVkbHmPkNyJanuary 11, 2021
Warzone players, known for their calm and restraint, are understandably mad about the return of an exploit that's so anti-competitive, unfair and has now occurred multiple times during the game's lifespan. We've contacted Activision to ask when players can expect a fix.