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Black Ops Cold War League Play Glitch Makes Ranked Unplayable

Black Ops Cold War League Play hasn't been out long, and yet fans have already discovered a glitch that is completely ruining the ranked experience.

League Play is off to a rough start, since the new game mode was introduced players have not been too impressed so far. Now a new glitch is continuing to cause problems for Cold War's League Play mode.

Players have been looking forward to a competitive mode in Call of Duty for a long time. Since its release, players have been struggling to enjoy ranked play, some players already hate Cold War's League Play.

Black Ops Cold War League Play Glitch

A new League Play glitch has emerged which is stopping players from progressing in the ranked mode. The glitch is affecting players' ability to change their division at the end of each event.

In fact, the issues that League Play is experiencing have led some to believe that the entire mode is broken. Interestingly, some pro players have even been placed at the bottom rank.

The glitch revolves around gems, which if you know anything about League Play, is the key to ranking up. Collect enough gems during an event and you will be rewarded with a rank up.

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(Source: Treyarch)

However, the Black Ops League Play glitch is affecting the total number of gems that a player has at any time. In fact, the glitch is actively removing player gems and changing them into negative numbers.

Unfortunately, the key to ranking up involves collecting gems. If players are beginning an event on negative gems, it's going to take a lot longer to climb the ladder.

This is a feature that shouldn't even be possible, and it has led to a lot of frustration. The League Play glitch makes it frustratingly hard for players to monitor their progress.

It does not appear to be an isolated incident as there are multiple reports which confirm the same issue. Treyarch will want to work quickly to fix the bug before League Play becomes even more of a disappointment.

If you want to improve your performance in League Play, check out our best weapons and class for Black Ops Cold War League Play. You may find yourself climbing the ladder much faster.

Black Ops Cold War Update

There is plenty to look forward to in Black Ops Cold War, even if League Play is causing some players to rage at quitters. There is more looming on the horizon for Black Ops fans.

Firstly, Black Ops Cold War 'Outbreak' mode has been leaked by Activision themselves. The new update is rumored to reveal a gargantuan-sized map and an open-world style Zombies experience.

The new game-mode is rumored to be coming to Warzone and Cold War, although only Cold War has been confirmed so far. We will make sure to confirm whether it will be coming at a later date.

There is also a new Ural Mountains Cold War Zombies map teased by Treyarch. It appears that there's plenty of new content on the horizon for Zombies fans.

Finally, check out all the details on Black Ops Cold War and Warzone's Season 2. There's a ton of information including new operators, weapons, and more.

You can also check out exactly when Season 2 will be dropping here. We will continue to keep you updated on any updates related to Call of Duty as well as any competitive League Play information.

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xgJosh

Friday 19th of February 2021

Yeah, grinding to Elite rank 1 with 2nd place being 1400 points behind. Get on today and win my placement and get demoted to expert instead of promoted into master. The new leaked "zombie" content isn't going to do it for me. What a waste of time.

5chultz

Thursday 18th of February 2021

I have noticed the same issue, I was rank 2 and had 1 gem oit of 3. I went to load the game up the folloqing day with 2days left until ladder reset to find I was rank 0 and had -7 gems. I would like to get this fixed as it greatly effected my drive to stay at the top of my ladder and not being able to rank up.