Call of Duty: WWII Update 1.08 Fixes Bugs, Buffs MP-40 and M1928 Fire Rate and More

Sledgehammer Games’ Call of Duty: World War II recently received update 1.08 and it features numerous fixes and balance changes.

Update 1.08 patch notes were shared via a press release, and the update fixes and performs changes across the game’s multiplayer, Zombies and ranked play. MP-40 and M1928 received a fire rate buff, while the Combat Shotgun received a damage range buff. Not only that, the update fixed an issue where players didn’t get their Social Rank rewards. Here is the update’s patch notes:


  • Fixed issue where Social Rank rewards were not granting
  • Fixed issue where Confirmed Killer Order could be completed by collecting both friendly and enemy dog tags
  • Fixed issue where Confirmed Denier Order was not tracking properly
  • Other general UI fixes and improvements

Weapon Fixes

  • Buffed fire rate for MP-40 and M1928
  • Buffed Combat Shotgun damage range
  • Class-wide LMG movement speed buff and recoil buffs for MG15 and Lewis
  • Nerfed fire rate for FG42 and adjusted recoil accordingly
  • Nerfed Machine Pistol damage

Ranked Play

  • Fixed Ranked Play UI bug where rank icons changed to the placement match icon in the scoreboard that appears before the AAR


  • Fixed UI issues with Zombies 2XP
  • Fixed issue with Audio Log Recording Collectible
  • Fixed issue where players were able to deploy more than maximum number of S-Mine 44 explosives, and lost those deployed over the maximum
  • Fixed issue UI issue where kills with grenades were counting for the Blitz Used stat

Let us know how strong the MP-40 feels now after the update.