Black Ops 4 Blackout gamers on consoles have been caught with a reasonably restricted UI when looting lifeless participant stashes because the beta.
In the close to future, that is going to alter. Treyarch design director David Vonderhaar has been teasing an replace to the lifeless participant stash UI on consoles for some time now, however solely not too long ago managed to provide more concrete details concerning the studio’s plans.
The present system solely permits entry to at least one merchandise at a time, and gamers need to scroll by a number of instances to get to what they want. With how huge stashes will be, this takes some time, definitely for much longer than it presently does on PC.
The new system replaces the scrolling loop with 2×5 grid, much like the one you discover within the choose 10 system menu in multiplayer. The studio is contemplating rising it additional, to indicate three rows as a substitute of simply two.
The grid will probably be proven on the backside of the display, above the short equip bar. This ought to unlock a good portion of the display, which is useful for those who ever need to rapidly cease looting to interact an opponent.
Regardless, the upgraded UI is already being examined by Treyarch’s QA, so it’s nearing its closing type. Here’s the screenshot Vonderhaar shared:
Vonderhaar’s screenshot is of the PS4 model, and the stash UI situation has definitely principally been an issue on consoles. Though the design director didn’t say whether or not PC gamers can anticipate an analogous change, it’s greater than probably focused at console gamers – at the very least on this first iteration.
The stash UI on PC is infinitely extra usable, but it surely may use some tweaking so it doesn’t block the whole display. Though Vonderhaar didn’t give a time-frame for when gamers can anticipate to see the up to date UI, it’s doable it’ll be a part of Black Ops 4’s first replace this yr.