Call of Duty: Black Ops III Update 1.26 Out Now, Read the Patch Notes

Treyarch’s popular first-person shooter is getting yet another update. Call of Duty: Black Ops III update 1.26 is now available to download for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. It features several major changes and bug fixes, all of which can be seen in the official patch notes. Several different weapons have also been tuned.

Check out the Call of Duty: Black Ops III update 1.26 patch notes below:



  • General stability improvements across various game types.
  • Security update.

Weapon Tuning

  • XMC
    • Reduced reload speed.
    • Reduced bullet penetration.
    • Reduced ADS idle time after firing.
    • Reduced 3-hit and 5-hit kill ranges.
  • VMP
    • Reduced ADS bullet spread accuracy.
    • Reduced ADS recoil stability.
    • Reduced bullet penetration.
    • Reduced reload speeds.
  • HG 40
    • Improved 3-hit and 4-hit kill ranges.
  • ICR-1
    • Improved recoil reduction.
    • Improved 1-hit kill range in Hardcore.
    • Slight increase in damage to improve odds at a headshot kill.
    • Improved 4-hit kill range.
    • Improved sprint out speed.
    • Improved standing hip spread.
  • Galil
    • Improved reload speed.
    • Improved ADS transition speed.
  • FFAR
    • Improved reload speed.
    • Improved sprint in and sprint out speeds.
    • Improved ADS recoil.
  • R70 Ajax
    • Improved bullet penetration.
    • Improved ADS transition speed.
    • improved ADS recoil.
  • MX Garand
    • Improved fire rate.


  • Addressed various exploitable locations in Citadel and Redwood.



  • Fixed several exploits across various maps.

Call of Duty: Black Ops III update 1.26 is available now to download on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.

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