Welcome to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2020 strategy guide! Find everything you need to know for COD Modern Warfare and Warzone; from latest updates, walkthroughs, guides, tips and more.
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Season 5 Reloaded Release Date & Info
Season 5 Reloaded Officially Begins August 25!
The second quarter of Season 5 kicks off on Aug. 25! Featuring a new operator, new weapon and a trial tournament where everyone is welcome!Check out Season 5 Reloaded Patch Notes & Changes here!
New Weapon: FiNN LMG Coming Soon!
A new weapon teased in Season 5 has arrived! The FiNN LMG possesses decent accuracy, recoil and mobility but also possesses lower damage per shot compared to the heavier LMGs.Check out FiNN LMG here!
New Operator: Morte
Morte is a new Operator joining the Allegiance as a member of Warcom. Together with other operators from his faction, Morte drops into Verdansk to join in on the fight!Check out Morte Operator here!
Pawn Takes Pawn Teaser
COD Streamers have solved clues sent to them by the developers of the upcoming COD 2020. Cooperating with other streamers, the group collectively solved the riddle, revealing a cryptic website pawntakespawn.com. Is this a set for a new teaser for COD 2020?Know More On Pawntakespawn Here!
Season 5 Begins!
Season 5 has started and brings with it new contents for players to enjoy. It also introduced several major updates to both Warzone and Modern Warfare. Season 5 also brings with it a Battle Pass which includes 100 tiers of season-exclusive cosmetics.Check Out The Season 5 Patch Notes Here!
New Season 5 Operators
The new season also features new Operators from all-new faction Shadow Company! Click on an Operator to learn more about the newcomers who're dropping in on Verdansk to join in on the fight!
New Weapons: APC9 & AN-94
New Melee Weapon Dual Kodachis
Dual Kodachis are a new melee weapon making their debut in Season 5 of MW and Warzone. These will become available in the middle of the season. They seem to be similar to the Kali Sticks that made their appearance in Season 4.Check Out The Dual Kodachis Here!
The Stadium Is Now Open
The Stadium has been cracked open for players to explore and fight in. Players can jump into the Stadium and explore its vast corridors for powerful loot!Check Out The Stadium Guide Here!
Stadium's Locked Doors
The Stadium also features several locked doors that contain legendary loot. Open them all to gain access to powerful weapons that can help you win the fight!Check Out The Stadium Access Code Guide Here!
Better Gas Mask Can be Found In Stadium!
Durable Gas Masks can now be found behind the locked doors within the Stadium! These gas masks lasts a lot longer than standard ones in Battle Royale, letting players flank and maneuver the gas in a more relaxed manner.Check out Golden (Durable) Gas Mask Guide here!
New Season 5 Maps
Season 5 also brings with it several new maps for Modern Warfare players to enjoy. They range from small tight ones like Livestock, to bigger battlefields like Verdansk Int'l Airport!
Bunkers Appear Around Verdansk
Bunkers are vaults that started to appear across the map. These bunkers hold precious gear and loot for players who are able to access them! Click the link below to find out the bunker locations on the map!
Access Bunkers With Red Access Cards
To crack into a bunker, you'll need a Red Keycard mostly found in Legendary Crates. You can also loot them from dead players that have them, making it a interesting turn of events if you do find one.Check out Red Keycard guide here!
Hop On The Train For Rare Loot
A train has appeared, moving around Verdansk! This train houses high-tier loot, making it a hot drop for players early on in the game! Drop onto the train for some good loot, and intense fights!Check Out The Train Here!
Weapon Inspect Feature Now Available!
Added along Season 5 is The Inspect Weapon feature that lets you raise your weapons in combat to do a quick inspection of it in style. See the weapon you have on your hand as you raise it and move it around, providing a good chance for a nice screenshot.Check Out How To Inspect Weapons Here!
New Warzone Mode: Mini Royale
A new mode called Mini Royale is being introduced into the game! This mode amplifies the action of the Battle Royale mode by making the deployment faster, making the phases of match quicker, leading to more fights!Check Out Mini Royale Mode Here!
New Mechanic: Exterior Ascenders
A new mechanic coming to Warzone are the Exterior Ascenders. These cables can be found on tall structures and buildings, allowing you to hook on to them, and quickly scale the property.Check Out Exterior Ascension Here!
Purchase the Battle Pass Edition
Players who initially downloaded the free version of Warzone will be given the chance to unlock the rest of the contents of Modern Warfare! Unlock more game modes, play the campaign, experience Spec Ops, and more!Check Out The Battle Pass Edition Here!
Error 8192 Appears Again
The Error 8192 is a backend error that prevents you from fetching your online profile. This locks you out of the game's servers. It was fixed the previous season, but has reappeared again recently.Check Out How To Fix Error 8192 Here!
Season 5 Official Trailer
COD: Modern Warfare - Latest News & Topics
Recently Updated Articles
Warzone Vehicles Removed
Vehicles Removed Due To Game Breaking Bug
A playlist update is rolling out now across all platforms! This update temporarily removes all vehicles from #Warzone.— Infinity Ward (@InfinityWard) September 6, 2020
All vehicles have been currently removed in Warzone due to a gamebreaking bug that affects all players in a match. It is yet unknown when vehicles will come back again in the game.Vehicles List & Guide
COD Black Ops Cold War Release Date
Game Launches On November 13
The trailer and the official Twitter account of Call of Duty have posted the official release date of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War. The release date is set on November 13 with pre-orders now open for all consoles and the PC.Check Out COD Black Ops Cold War News & Leaks Here!
Preorder To Get Open Beta
Players that pre-order the game can get the privilege of getting into the Open Beta. Players can also get the Frank Woods as an Operator that they can use for both Modern Warfare and Warzone.
Playable On Next-Gen Consoles
COD Black Ops Cold War is also set to release on the PS5 and the Xbox Series X. Players can purchase the next-gen bundle to play it first on current consoles, then on next-gen ones for no extra cost once it gets released. You can check the pre-order page for the PS4 and PS5 on the Playstation Store website.
Know Your History Event & COD Black Ops Cold War Reveal Trailer
Know Your History Event Launches New COD Trailer
Players can join the time-limited "Know Your History" game mode in Warzone to view the new COD's trailer. With new rules, event-exclusive goodies, and scripted events, players are in for a wild ride in this game mode!Check Out The Know Your History Event Guide Here!
COD Black Ops Cold War Trailer
The new Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War has finally been revealed. While it was revealed to the world using Warzone's Know Your History Event, players that were unable to catch it can view it using Call of Duty's official Youtube channel.
August 20 Patch Notes & Changes
The patch comes with the fix for the FR 5.56 (FAMAS)'s underbarrel shotgun's devastating damage in Warzone. Update also includes the nerfing of weapons like the Bruen MK9 and the 725's Sawed-off Barrel attachment.Check Out The August 20 Patch Notes Here!
New COD Black Ops Cold War Trailer On August 26
The official Call of Duty page has revealed a short video titled "Know Your History" confirming the title of the next Call of Duty. The video contains snippets of defector Yuri Bezmenov. The video ends with the title of the next game, "Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War" plastered on the screen, followed by a text announcing a worldwide reveal on August 26.Check Out The COD Black Ops Cold War News & Leaks Here!
New Event Bunker Codes & New COD Easter Eggs
Several safehouses and bunkers can now be opened and looted in Verdansk. Players with the proper codes can use them to enter these vaults to secure good loot and find more about the upcoming COD!
Locations That Require Access Codes
Warzone Mode - Tips & Guides
It is everyone for themselves! Warzone is a free-to-play content addition that focuses on Free-For-All gameplay ruleset that has players fighting for their own profit or survival! Includes Battle Royale & Plunder modes!
Warzone Modes Guide
Campaign Missions Walkthrough
|1. Fog of War||2. Piccadilly|
|3. Embedded||4. Proxy War|
|5. Clean House||6. Hunting Party|
|7. The Embassy||8. Highway of Death|
|9. Hometown||10. The Wolf's Den|
|11. Captive||12. Old Comrades|
|13. Going Dark||14: Into The Furnace|
Weapon / Equipment List & Database
|All Weapon List||Perk List|
|Attachment List||Lethal List|
|Tactical List||Killstreak List|
|Field Upgrades List||Vehicle List|
Weapon Comparison By Categories
CoD: MW features 9 unique and distinct weapon categories. In general, weapons of the same category will share similar traits. Check out all of the different weapon categories below!
Rumored / Leaked Weapons
Beginner's Tips & Guides
Learn the ropes and get better faster with these guides! Read on to know about the best settings, map layouts, how to level up faster, and more!Check Out Beginner Tips Here
How To Get Better Faster
|Level Up Faster||Level Weapons|
|Best Custom Loadouts||Best Weapon|
|5 Tips to Be Better||How to Aim|
|All Maps List||How To Set Up Bots|
Multiplayer Mode - Tips & Guides
Gain the tactical advantage and outperform the competition with these multiplayer guides! Know what to do during matches, best loadouts for each mode, how you can play objectives, and more!
Multiplayer Game Mode Tips
|Search & Destroy||Free For All|
|Capture the Flag||Reinforce|
Special Operations (Spec Ops) Mode - Tips & Guides
Play with your allies against waves of AI opponents to complete objectives! Can you and your friends beat the odds? Check out walkthroughs here!
All Special Ops Operations
|Operation Headhunter||Operation Kuvalda|
|Operation Paladin||Operation Crosswind|
|Operation Harbinger||Operation Brimstone|
|Operation Just Reward||Operation Strongbox|
All Classic Special Ops Missions
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare - Overview
Release Planned on October 25th, 2019
|Release Date||October 25th, 2019|
|Price||$59.99 (Standard Edition)|
|Official Web||CoD Modern Warfare|
|Official Twitter||CoD Official Twitter|
|Official Blog||Activision Blog|
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare will be released on October 25th, 2019. Available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.Check Out Release Date Information Here!
The Legendary First-Person Shooter Is Back With Multiplayer Game Modes!
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is the return of the well-loved franchise. A highly anticipated title which boasts a solid campaign experience & excellent multiplayer modes. Play solo or with friends in a variety of maps with tons of weapons!
Crossplay To be Introduced
Modern Warfare will support crossplay, meaning PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC players can fight in the same battles. You can now play with your friends - or fight your nemesis who is on console.Check Out How To Crossplay Here!
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is the newest in the generations of the highly reputable first person shooter series, featuring many a single player campaign and multiplayer game modes.Check Out New Gameplay Features Here!
Intense & Realistic Single Player
CoD Modern Warfare will include an intense single player campaign that will place the player in realistic tactical situations which may require the player to make tough choices.Check Out Campaign Missions Here!
Co-op Spec Ops Missions Makes A Return
The much anticipated Co-op missions, or Spec ops, make a return in CoD Modern Warfare. You may now embark on missions with your trusty allies by your side.Check Out Spec Ops Mission List Here!
The player's choice and tactical gameplay are the main focus of Multiplayer Modes in Modern Warfare.Check Out All Multiplayer Modes Here!
Different Editions of CoD: Modern Warfare
3 editions of COD MW are available. Check out what's included in each edition in the table below!Check out The Editions Explained Here!
Followings are pre-order offers and availability may vary after release.
|Custom In-Game Tactical Knife||O||O||O|
|Prestige Token in Black Ops 4***||O||O||O|
|Playable Capt. Price Blackout Character in Black Ops 4***||O||O||O|
|"All Ghillied Up" Operator Pack**||×||O||O|
|"Crew Expandable" Operator Pack**||×||O||O|
|"War Pig" Operator Pack**||×||O||O|
|3000 Call of Duty Points*||×||×||O|
* Call of Duty Points (CP) will be accessible in Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare once CP are made available in game. Platform and region availability may vary and are subject to change.
** Each Operator Pack includes a themed Operator skin, cosmetic weapon variant, and additional bonus content.
*** Pre-order offer content and availability may vary by region and is subject to change. Character available first on PS4™ other platforms to follow. Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 game on pre-order platform required to redeem classic Captain Price character and Prestige Token. Sold separately. Character must be redeemed by October 25, 2020. At participating retailers only.
DLCs & Microtransactions
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare will feature cosmetic microtransactions and DLCs, which can only be bought with the in-game currency, Call of Duty Points. However, all maps and future updates will be available for free to all players.Check Out Season Pass Details Here!
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare - Story Summary
Take on the role of lethal Tier One operators in a heart-racing saga that will affect the global balance of power. One narrative connects Campaign, Multiplayer, and Special Ops. Cross play brings players and the community together. Free maps and modes arrive on all platforms at the same time. The new game engine enables the most photo realistic environments ever seen in this franchise. And Modern Warfare delivers the largest technical leap in Call of Duty history.
*Quoted from COD:MW Official Site