Treyarch continues to support it’s nearly two-year-old Call of Duty: Black Ops IIIThe developer has released a new patch for the game to prepare for the upcoming Call of Duty: Black Ops III Zombie Chronicles DLC which arrives next week.

The update tackles a range of performance issues in multiplayer and guarantees that any lost supply drops have been returned to the player. The patch also addresses an exploit that allowed players to use weapon camos before they were unlocked. You can see the full list of updates below the trailer.

The new Zombies Chronicles expansion includes eight new maps:

World at War 

  • Nacht der Untoten
  • Verruckt
  • Shi No Numa

Black Ops maps:

  • Kino der Toten
  • Ascension
  • Shangri-la
  • Moon

Black Ops 2

  • Origins

Bonus Content

  • 20 Vials of Liquid Divinium
  • 2 All-New Whimsical GobbleGums
  • Exclusive Zombies Pack-A-Punch Weapon Camo
  • Black Ops III Zombies Chronicles Dynamic System Theme for PlayStation 4 (exclusive pre-order incentive), featuring artwork by renowned artist

Get a peek into the new Zombies Chronicles expansion in the trailer below.



  • This update addresses a number of general performance issues.

Black Market

  • Unopened Supply Drop bundles will now remain in the Black Market after the events have ended.
    • Supply Drops that had disappeared have been returned to players’ inventories.


  • Attachment Icons will load more quickly in Create-a-Class and Gunsmith menus.
  • Addressed an exploit that allowed users to equip some camos before unlocking them.


  • Ballistic Knife
    • Ballistic Knife blades are now recoverable.
    • Ballistic Knife now properly registers headshots with the Kill Counter or Clan Tag attachments equipped.



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