Warzone Season 1 Reloaded Update introduces a brand new mechanic called Stealth Exfiltration, which has already attracted a lot of criticism. Here’s what it is and why players are already criticizing it.
Described as “a tough new way to exit the game” by developers Raven Software, Stealth Exfiltration is seen by some as a new way to beat the game, although Raven insists it is not a “victory” in the traditional sense of the term.
Its main purpose is to give players the ability to leave the game with a Suitcase of Weapons. Exact details have not yet been provided, neither on how exactly Stealth Exfiltration works nor on what the Suitcases will contain. weapons.
However, if this is anything like what was offered in Warzone 2’s DMZ mode, then this could mean that players will be able to obtain exclusive cosmetics and weapon blueprints.
How to perform a Stealth Exfiltration in Warzone?
The Warzone Weapon Case allows you to earn exclusive rewards.
As mentioned previously, there are no specific instructions or details on Stealth Exfiltration yet, but we already have some tidbits of information.
Defined as a “secondary victory condition,” Stealth Exfiltration will come at a “high price.”
They will be available for purchase at select Buy Stations, but there will only be five Stealth Exfiltrations available per game, and the “high price” has not yet been revealed.
Once Exfiltration is purchased, a helicopter will come and pick you up (ideally with the Suitcase of Weapons) to bring you back safely and out of the game.
Why are Warzone players already criticizing Stealth Exfiltration?
Upon the announcement of this new feature, Warzone players were immediately concerned that a Stealth Exfiltration acting as a “secondary victory condition” would dampen the value of victories in Battle Royale, since it technically would not be a “secondary victory condition” . real” victory.
Many fans have also raised concerns that a Stealth Exfiltration could count as a victory in stats, although Raven then explained that this would be counted as a “separate statistic” .
With the #Warzone Season 1 Reloaded update next week, we’ll be introducing Covert Exfil – a challenging new way to escape the match that provides players with one of two methods to secure the Weapon Case!Successfully extracting via Covert Exfil does not count as a traditional…
— Raven Software (@RavenSoftware) January 10, 2024
However, it seems that completing a Stealth Exfiltration will not be an easy task. Not only will you have to gather a lot of money for this, but you will also have to find the right buy stations, and hope that the helicopter picks you up before another team does.
Stealth Exfiltration will be available in Warzone during Season 1 Reloaded Update which is scheduled for January 17.