Read this character customization guide for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2019 (CoD: MW) and find out how to change your character's looks, loadouts and weapon mods at the gunsmith.
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Is There Character Customization?
NOTE: This article is based from the open Beta. This article will be updated as soon as more information is confirmed.
Customization Available In Multiplayer
Character customization will be available in Multiplayer Mode. Here, you will not just be able to change the look of your character, but you will also be able to change loadouts, & customize weapons to fit your play style!Check Out Multiplayer Modes Here!
Customization Not Available in Campaign
You will not be able to customize your character in the Campaign Mode of Modern Warfare. You will be playing the story as a set character, and will not be able to make any changes to that character.Check Out All Campaign Missions Here!
Change Operator In Multiplayer
You will be able to change your Operator avatar in Multiplayer. This will change the appearance of your operator while queuing for matches. You will be able to change the operator's look depending on your team.Check Out Operator Skins Here!
Unlock Operator Skins Through Gameplay
You will be able to unlock new skins for your operators by playing multiplayer matches. These skins each have unique executions, dialogues, and background stories. However, since these are cosmetic, offer no gameplay advantage whatsoever.
Edit Identity In the Baracks
You will also be able to edit your identity in the Baracks tab. Here you can change your emblems, calling cards, and clan tag. These will be shown during matches. so edit your identity to express yourself on the battlefield!
Equip Weapon Charms to Guns
You will also be able to add weapon charms to your gun to further show off your style and personality! Please note that these weapon charms are purely cosmetic and offer no gameplay advantages.
Equip Watches to Your Soldiers
You can also equip watches to your soldiers. These watches have differing features such as telling you real world time, or a virtual pet which you need to feed and care for!Check Out How to Get Watches Here!
Customize Your Multiplayer Loadout
Create Loadouts For Your Playstyle
Once you Level up to Rank 4 in Multiplayer, you will be able to unlock Custom Loadouts for your character. You will be able to create loadouts based on your weapon preferences, and further enhance the strengths of your playstyles.
What Can You Edit In Custom Loadouts
The above list shows the different elements that you can customize in your loadout. You can mix and match different weapons, equipments, and perks to your liking!
Equip Mods at the Gunsmith
Further Customize Weapons
The Gunsmith is a new feature that gives more weight and importance as to what mods you are equipping your gun. Each mod will now have pros and cons relating to the gun's performance when being attached to a gun!Check Out the Gunsmith Here!
Unlock Attachments Via Weapon Level
You will be able to unlock new attachments for your weapon by increasing the weapon level of the gun. The higher the weapon level of the gun, the more mods and attachments will be available at the gunsmith!Learn How To Level Up Weapon Levels Fast!
Equip Perks To Your Gun
The Gunsmith will also allow you to add Perks to your gun! This gives you various benefits and advantages such as better handling, or faster reload speed! however, keep in mind that you can only have one perk equipped to a gun at a time!
How To Get Cosmetics & Customization
Participate In Battle Pass Seasons
You can get all sorts of season themed cosmetic items by participating in the Battle Pass system's current Season. Just play the game and meet the challenges to unlock all sorts of customizations!Check out Battle Pass Guide Here!
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