Gears 5 Live Update: September 20th
This morning, we have deployed a number of server-side updates to Gears 5 targeting matchmaking improvements and revisions to Ranked Execution based on community feedback.
- DBNO Time: 24 seconds (12 seconds when tapping up and not moving)
- Round Timer: 4 Minutes (was 2)
- Weapon Swaps
- Buzzkill -> Incendiary Grenades
- Salvo -> Torque Bow
- Cryo Cannon ->Torque Bow
- Markza -> Hammerburst
- Mulcher -> Longshot
- Breaker Mace -> Claw
- Weapon Respawns: After Use (was after pickup)
- Removed Bots
- Improvements to Quality of Service matchmaking based on community feedback
- Removed Warzone from Co-Op vs AI
We are also working on a number of other service updates that will be covered in a blog post later today.