When does the first season of Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 start? And what changes are included? We have the most important information at a glance
Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 is here and that means a new season is slowly appearing on the horizon. As usual, there is new content and a new Battle Pass for the shooter every few weeks. We summarize for you when Season 1 starts , which new maps and weapons are included and what else you should know
- Release: When does Season 1 start?
- Maps: Which multiplayer maps are coming with Season 1?
- Warzone: New map Urzikstan coming with Season 1
- Modes: What else is changing in multiplayer?
- Weapons: What weapons are included in Season 1?
- Battle Pass: What do we know about the Season 1 rewards?
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Release: When does Season 1 start?
Season 1 starts on December 6, 2023 at 6 pm time. From then on, new maps, modes and other updates will be available to you.
Maps: Which multiplayer maps are coming with Season 1?
According to Infinity Ward, a total of six additional multiplayer maps will be released in Seasons 1 and 2, presumably three per season. Season 1 will feature three new 6v6 maps. Two of them will be available from day one, while one will be available later in the season:
- Meat (Season 1 Launch): Welcome to the slaughterhouse! It’s time to get down to business in a cramped factory.
- Greece (Season 1 Launch): Sun, feta and a hail of bullets – what more does a CoD fan need to be happy?
- Rio (Season 1 Reloaded): You should always be on your guard on the winding streets and in a shopping center.
Warzone: New map Urzikstan coming with Season 1
In addition, the new Warzone map Urzikstanwill be released together with Season 1, find out more about the setting and content here.
Warzone will also receive updates to the game mechanics with Season 1 and will be brought up to date with the gameplay of Modern Warfare 3 This includes the adapted movements from the new multiplayer such as slide canceling or the tactical stance
In addition, there will be an update to the Call of Duty HQ , which should make it easier to switch back and forth between multiplayer and Warzone in the future.
Modes: What else is changing in multiplayer?
In Season 1, a game mode that is very popular with fans returns: the extremely fast 2v2 Gunfight! In this turn-based mode, you have to defeat the opposing team with randomly assigned equipment. The particularly exciting part: You only have one life per round, so thrills are guaranteed
In Season 1, well-known maps from previous Gunfight implementations are set to return. Exactly which ones will be revealed soon. But we are talking about
The Zombie mode is also getting an update with new events for the endgame, the new weapon Friend Zone and a new category of blueprints.
Weapons: What weapons are in Season 1?
With each season, new weapons are added, but it is not yet officially known which ones will be in Season 1 of CoD Modern Warfare 3. But data miners already want to have found out what the new supply will look like – and usually they are always right with CoD.
According to this, there should be five new weapons:
- RAM-7 (AR)
- TAQ Evolvere (LMG)
- XRK Stalker (Sniper Rifle)
- HRM-9 (SMG)
- ARX 160 (unknown)
Battle Pass: What do we know about the Season 1 rewards?
A new Battle Pass with 100 levels that you can unlock starts with every season. You need the paid version to collect all the rewards, but new weapons are usually also included in the slim, free version. You can also use your rewards in Warzone
It is not yet known exactly what will be included in the Battle Pass for Season 1, but we expect the usual bonuses: XP boosts, CoD points, Operator skins, cosmetic accessories and weapon blueprints.
Are you excited for the upcoming first Season of Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 or has the Season model started to wear thin for you? Do you always play through the Battle Pass to level 100 or do you only grab rewards when there’s something you really want?
Are you excited for the upcoming first season of Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 or is the season model starting to wear thin for you? Do you always play through the Battle Pass to level 100 or do you only grab rewards when there’s something you really want?