Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s first battle pass is coming in December

By Sherif Saed
8 November 2019 13:38 GMT

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s first battle pass is a little bit behind schedule, but it’s going to launch next month.

Activision published the results for its third quarter in FY2020, and you can bet Call of Duty: Modern Warfare was among the publisher’s biggest talking points.

In a call with investors following the earnings’ reveal, Activision reiterated plans to launch a battle pass for Modern Warfare, and revealed that it’s going to arrive in December, which it says is later than originally planned.

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By the same token, the publisher stressed how keeping the community together through the removal of the season pass, as well as cross-play, contributed to strong engagement, though refused to comment on whether revenue will be taking a hit compared to recent years, which all featured season passes.

On sales, Activision said it fully expects Call of Duty: Modern Warfare to be the year’s best-seller on console, and revealed that PC sales saw a 50% increase compared to Black Ops 4.

The first of what Activision says will be many free content drops released this morning in the form of two new maps, alongside a host of balance tweaks requested by the community.

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