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Vanguard Has Huge Packet Burst & Server Issues on Launch Day

Call of Duty fans are finally jumping into Vanguard, but Packet Burst and other server issues are ruining their experience!

The wait is finally over and Call of Duty Vanguard has finally been released. What’s more, players are absolutely loving the game’s Multiplayer.

However, there is one major problem that is ruining the game for many right now. In fact, it’s so bad that it is stopping players from playing the game entirely.

Just like the rough and laggy Vanguard Beta, Packet Burst and server issues are common issues for players hopping into the final version of the game.

It’s not just the servers that are annoying players though, Zombies fans hate Der Anfang in Vanguard.


Players Report Terrible Packet Burst, Lag & Freezing on Vanguard Day 1

Vanguard has launched with a load of content including 20 different Multiplayer maps as well as dozens of WW2 weapons. However, many players aren’t having a good experience so far.

This is primarily thanks to Packet Burst. It is causing a load of lag and freezing issues for many players in games, regardless of how good their internet connection is.

Plenty of players on the Vanguard subreddit have reported these issues and, unfortunately, they seem to be getting more common as more people boot up the game.

Luckily, though, there are a couple of things that you can do to make your Vanguard experience smoother and reduce Packet Burst.

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Can You Fix Vanguard Packet Burst?

Unfortunately, there isn’t really anything you can do to outright stop Packet Burst in Call of Duty Vanguard. However, there are a few methods that seem to make it less severe.

First, make sure that you are using a wired internet connection on your console or PC if possible. This will make server issues and internet problems less likely, thanks to a higher speed connection.

Also, you should go into your settings and make sure that ‘On-Demand Texture Streaming’ is turned off.

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Unfortunately, though, the reality is that these problems are happening because the servers are packed right now. Any kind of Packet Burst and server issues in Vanguard should gradually get better as time goes on.

In other news, players want to find out the fastest way to level up weapons in Call of Duty Vanguard. However, the Double Weapon XP Tokens are causing controversy.

Meanwhile, if you want to make the most of Vanguard Multiplayer, you’ll need to know everything you can equip:

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Amelia Saam

Saturday 6th of November 2021

I can't get into a lobby much less have packet loss issues xD