Sledgehammer Games has released a new game update for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare on Xbox One bringing in improvements, gun balancing, fixes and more. Here are a list of what we would regard as the most important updates regarding competitive play, to view the full patch notes click here.

Weapon Balancing Updates (Note: Adjustments affect base weapon and all loot variants):

Corrected scopes on the AE4.
MK14 – reduced recoil
ARX160 – increased magazine size
AMR9 – increased damage, decreased time between bursts
SN6 – reduced recoil
KF5 – mid damage range increased
Atlas 45 – mid damage range increased, max damage range increased
PDW – increased damage
Shotguns: reduced spread when using Gung-Ho
S12 – increased fire rate, increased damage
EPM3 – reduced recoil
Lynx – reduced recoil
ASM1 – slightly reduced initial fire rate

Ranked Play Updates:

Added probation time for players who do not complete or disconnect from Ranked Play matches.
Will properly award Division Points in the case of a forfeited match (when the entire other team leaves).

Broadcaster Updates

Adjusted the colors and over all look for Broadcaster mode to make text and names easier to read and a better experience for viewers.

Game Mode Specific Updates:

S&D: Added UI to show if you were attacking or defending at the start of the round.

Map Specific Updates:

Fixed various out of map exploits across different multiplayer maps.
Fixed an issue where indestructible objects would show up on the Sideshow map.

To view the full patch notes click here.