Some Xbox One gamers of Name of Obligation: Fashionable Warfare and Warzone had been this morning confronted with a mammoth 84GB obtain.
Season 4 of Infinity Ward’s shooter kicked off at 7am this morning, and with it got here a obtain the developer had warned can be “massive”.
The obtain weighs in at 45GB on PC, 32.375GB on PS4, and 44GB on Xbox One. Not less than, it is speculated to be 44GB on Xbox One. Nevertheless, some Xbox One customers are having to obtain twice that dimension – and as you’d count on the response is adverse.
Me ready for MW Season 4 replace: 😓
Finds out its 84 GB: pic.twitter.com/SqE3aCH8xX
— just_Z (@zxsknowsbest) June 11, 2020
Me: “ayo I’m simply gonna soar on trendy warfare actual fast earlier than I get some sleep”. 84 GB Replace: pic.twitter.com/miUBcQaKUh
— Ty (@TrunnellT) June 11, 2020
Me: One other Name of Obligation replace and it’s 84 GB!! Why??!!!
Infinity Ward: pic.twitter.com/8ng4vaZQWJ
— Rosa Parks’ Burner Account (@Rosasburner) June 11, 2020
Me having to delete all my different video games to make room for the 84GB replace pic.twitter.com/95T9jmXjqL
— Eti (@its_8zaz) June 11, 2020
This has led to “84GB” trending worldwide on Twitter.
Fashionable Warfare’s latest replace is so outrageously huge that ’84 GB’ has reached the second spot on Twitter’s worldwide traits record pic.twitter.com/diM7ncjU8u
— Nibel (@Nibellion) June 11, 2020
Activision has stated it is investigating the difficulty, so it seems like this Xbox One obtain dimension is an error. Nevertheless, that will not be of a lot assist to the Name of Obligation followers which are already in the midst of the obtain.
We’re actively investigating a problem for #ModernWarfare the place some gamers on Xbox are seeing a bigger than anticipated obtain dimension for at present’s replace. Keep tuned for updates
— Activision Assist (@ATVIAssist) June 11, 2020
Bigger? Are you kidding me. Mines over 80gig pic.twitter.com/LpuvWa9BOy
— Keith Brown (@KeithBr89743464) June 11, 2020
Properly we’ll into it, and now the servers have bottomed out 😩 pic.twitter.com/uJ8RIcQQx3
— David James Murton (@delid4ve) June 11, 2020
Infinity Ward has come below rising strain over the big set up footprint of Name of Obligation: Fashionable Warfare and Warzone, in addition to the big downloads required to replace the sport.
When you had the entire Name of Obligation: Fashionable Warfare expertise in your PlayStation 4 (pre-Season 4 replace), it took up 190.1GB in your hard-drive.
In a sequence of tweets issued final night time, Infinity Ward neighborhood supervisor Ashton Williams stated Infinity Ward was lowering the general disc house that Fashionable Warfare and Warzone take up by compressing property.
Which means as soon as put in, the Sequence 4 replace will solely take up an extra 4GB on consoles. Nevertheless, gamers are nonetheless confronted with an unlimited obtain this morning.
Williams pointed to the choice for console gamers to uninstall content material packs for modes they don’t seem to be taking part in in an effort to liberate house. Nevertheless, this selection is just not obtainable to PC gamers.
Williams added Infinity Ward is “persevering with to brush all property to make dimension reductions the place we will, and likewise additional optimise future patches for dimension”, which hopefully means future Name of Obligation: Fashionable Warfare downloads will not be fairly as huge.