Free pistol, Genesis Holiday map, and more freebies coming to Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 8 December 2016 20:16 GMT

Along with news of the six remaining Modern Warfare Remastered maps dropping, Activision has announced holiday-themed fun for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare and Black Ops 3 players.

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First up is the Hailstorm – Thunder Pistol prototype bonus. This weapon is being handed out to those who have clocked time in both Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 and Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare.

Starting today and continuing through December 31, all players who own either game will receive an epic prototype the pistol, which features a three-round burst. It also comes with two perks: Whirlwind, a fast cycling auto burst that increases recoil, and Focus which reduces idle sway while aiming down sights.

The Genesis Holiday map is also on the way. Later this month, Infinite Warefare players will find the map waiting for them as “the Headquarters for the Division of Mechanical Evolution gets a festive new look.” Plus there will be a 24/7 Genesis Holiday playlist.

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Also, come December 21, player will be handed gifts every day in Infinite Warfare just for logging into the game. The freebies range from large Salvage and Key bonuses, to winter-themed personalization items. There’s even some exclusive winter-themed Common, Rare, and Legendary prototypes. Each reward is available for one day only.

The free goodies will be handed out for twelve days, ending on January 1.

More announcements are promised soon along with additional bonuses including Double XP events and more.

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