COD Warzone: FOV slider on console? Developers have bad news

Currently, the fan base of Call of Duty: Warzone can look forward to the start of Season 2. On Valentine’s Day, so 14 February 2022, new map locations and modes like Caldera Clash come into play. Thus, some momentum is likely to come into the dusted shooter.

But as those responsible of Activision and Raven Software now had to report on the official homepage, there are also bad news for Warz1. Just as it seems, a certain community desire will not come true so quickly.

Action against Activision Blizzard : Currently is a claim for discrimination against Call of Duty-Publisher Activision Blizzard for discrimination, sexual assaults and poor working conditions in progress. All information about the allegations of a few weeks ago can be found here, everything to the newer scandal around CEO Bobby Kotick here. A comment by Warzone Editor-in-Chief Editor Rae Grimm regarding our reporting on the topic can be found here.

Poor message for COD fans

Warzone 2 and Modern Warfare 2 CONFIRMED?!? (Console FOV Slider and MORE)

Activision and Raven Software announced that it will never be possible to enable the longest desired FOV slider for console players. Many fans feel disadvantaged by this feature not on PS5, PS4. Xbox Series X / S and Xbox One gives.

What is a FOV slider? FOV is the abbreviation for Field of View, so to German the “field of view” of the ECO perspective. On the PC, the field of view in Call of Duty: Warzone can be enlarged or adjusted according to your own taste and performance of the PC. This brings with themselves some advantages, because the larger the field of view, the sooner enemies can be spotted.

Recently, the developer team admitted that Warzone has struggling with many bugs, glitches and other annoying problems. The fact that the FOV sliders are no longer on consoles, the fan must be all the more upset.

Everything about the confession of the Warzone developers are found on Warzone:

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No FOV slider for console versions

While Call of Duty: Vanguard offers this option for PS5 and Xbox Series X / S player * inside, all console players must refrain from this visual field extension for Call of Duty: Warz1. It is currently not possible for the development team to publish a FOV slider separately for PS5 and Xbox Series X / S as it is not independent versions.

Warzone runs backward compatibility here, so it is adapted PS4 and Xbox One version. In order to integrate a FOV slider, so initially independent PS5 and Xbox Series X / S versions of Warzone would have to appear.

Why does the FOV slider does not come? The reason for this is the old console generation according to the developer team. If the FOV slider would come to PS4 and Xbox One, the immense performance breakage would result.

In addition, the majority of the warzone plays, from PS4 and Xbox One Players * inside. If the FOV slider would only come for PS5 and Xbox Series X / S, the old console generation would be disadvantageous and it would be a “skill gap”. This wants to prevent the developer team as possible.

Nevertheless, the developer team of the future of Warzone looks positively. Currently, Season 2 is at the door where you can watch the following trailer:

Possible FOV slider in Warzone 2

But there is hope: Recently confirmed Activision that the developer team is currently working on a Call of Duty: Warzone 2. If the title only appears for PS5 and Xbox Series X / S, there are nothing more in the way to a FOV slider because the performance of the new console generation should be sufficient to implement the feature smoothly.

Are you disappointed that the FOV slider will no longer appear for Call of Duty: Warzone?

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