Tag Archives: stimulus package
Thu, Apr 08, 2010 | 14:27 BST
Microsoft has announced that the Stimulus Package for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 was downloaded over one million times in the first 24 hours.
It also surpassed the 2.5 million mark within the first week.
Tue, Apr 06, 2010 | 02:04 BST
When we think of a good day-one launch, we generally picture the opposite of what happened to Modern Warfare 2′s Stimulus Package. Instead of landing gracefully on players’ Xboxes, the DLC crashed and exploded, and Microsoft spent hours scrambling to pick up the pieces.
So, you’re probably hoping for some kind of apology, right? Too bad.
Thu, Apr 01, 2010 | 15:20 BST
Thu, Apr 01, 2010 | 10:22 BST
Wed, Mar 31, 2010 | 08:28 BST
Yeah. Apparently this site is read by talented, dangerous perverts. Pretty obviously, NSFW.
Tue, Mar 30, 2010 | 20:53 BST
Update 2: The matchmaking issue is now fixed per The Major. Get to getting it.
Update: According to The Major, there are some issues regarding Matchmaking with the new Stimulus Package.
Here’s the tweet: “Matchmaking is in a bad state on Xbox LIVE right now. We’re working on it and will resolve it as quickly as we can”.
Not a good day for MW2 players so far, apparently.
Original: The Major has just tweeted that the Modern Warfare 2 title update is now live, so get to downloading your Stimulus Package, soldiers.
Tue, Mar 30, 2010 | 16:33 BST
Update: It’s still unplayable. Nelson’s just said we’re going to get an update in the next 30 minutes.
Update 2: Oh dear. Microsoft’s Dan Maher just tweeted that the title update that’s preventing people from playing the content is “currently being prepped, but could take four hours to appear everywhere once it’s ready.”
Update 3: Nelson and Inside Xbox UK ed Andy Farrant just both tweeted that the update is now ready to download, although the former states it’ll be a couple of minutes before the update goes worldwide.
Original: Mapathy is over: Activision’s released the Stimulus Package, Modern Warfare 2 first PDLC. No one can play it yet, but still.
Tue, Mar 30, 2010 | 14:07 BST
Tue, Mar 30, 2010 | 11:40 BST
Modern Warfare 2 is top dog as far as online multiplayer goes in shooters, like it or not. And no one is going to come and take over any time soon – including Call of Duty 7.
Tue, Mar 30, 2010 | 06:58 BST
The day the Modern Warfare 2 hardcore have been waiting for is here: the Infinity Ward shooter’s first map pack, the Stimulus Package, drops later today on Xbox Live Marketplace.
Thu, Mar 25, 2010 | 21:20 GMT
Infinity Ward has released some screens for Modern Warfare 2′s Stimulus Package DLC.
Thu, Mar 25, 2010 | 15:47 GMT
Infinity Ward’s Rob Bowling has revealed that there’s “at least one more DLC pack” coming for Modern Warfare 2, and in the process, he defended the 1200 MS Points price for the Stimulus Pack.
Mon, Mar 15, 2010 | 07:14 GMT
Infinity Ward’s Rob Bowling has revealed the Modern Warfare 2 Stimulus map pack will cost 1200 MS points when it releases later this month.