Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare Releases New Update Nerfing Shotgun

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 725 Shotgun

Game developer Infinity Ward recently released a new update again for popular first person shooter Call of Duty: Modern Warfare.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare new update again nerfs a weapon

The latest update is version 1.09 and is live now for downloading. It aims to fix even more weapon issues, most notably nerfing the all-powerful 725 Shotgun for the third time. A lot of players online use this weapon due to its absurd damage and range and Infinity Ward is constantly making fixes in order to make the shotgun more balanced.

Check out the full notes here:


  • Special Operations: Fix for an issue where a player would see no objective after retrying a mission after spectating (Operation Paladin)
  • CDL: Fix for rulesets in Search and Destroy where Field Upgrades were disabled
  • Fix for an exploit where players could duplicate their killstreaks (“Fix for various exploits”)
  • Fix for the “Blue V” Optic challenge not displaying the proper text description
  • Fix misspelling of “trophy”

Ground War:

  • Fixed a bug that could cause the filter on the respawn selection screen to stay on screen when spawning back in
  • Fix for an issue where the Select Loadout screen would keep reappearing after already selecting a loadout and attempting to spawn back in


  • The following challenges have been fixed:
  • “Infiltrator”
  • “Warrior’s Code”
  • “Aggression”
  • “Dominator”
  • “Munitions”
  • Officer progression “Launch Destroys”
  • Officer progression “Heartbreaker”
  • Officer progression ”Precision Airstrike”
  • Officer progression: “Karma”
  • Officer progression “Close and Personal”


  • AUG
  • Increasing close range damage
  • Increasing mid damage range and reduced chest multiplier
  • 725
  • Small reduction to base weapon damage range
  • Significantly reduced the damage range added by attachments
  • Small hips spread increase
  • Reduced effective damage at the hip
  • Model 680: Slight reduction of damage range with all range-extending attachments

The full game is already available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

Source: Reddit