Recent leaks happened to point to the fact that first person shooter Call of Duty: Modern Warfare from Activision Blizzard may be getting a battle royale mode called ‘Warzone’ soon. The game since launch has soared in popularity and Infinity Ward has recently honored the game with a new season and contents. Recent leak claims that the battle royale is coming soon and there’s a video that indicates as much. Also Read - Call of Duty: Modern Warfare battle royale mode leaked
The image a video leak on Reddit claim that the upcoming mode is called Call of Duty: Warzone. The image leak seems authentic but the Reddit post has been deleted. But not before some people took it out and posted it on Twitter. As for the video, it shows what looks like an airport in the middle of heavy bombing. And players seem to be parachuting out of an airplane. Now the question remains when we might be seeing this new mode and if it will be a stand-along game or an update. Also Read - Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Season 2 trailer out, releasing tomorrow
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare battle royale mode: New details
Now new sources have spoken to VGC and confirmed that the battle royale may drop as soon as March. The sources that spoke to VGC are apparently part of the US development team who have been quoted saying that the new mode is “at least a few weeks away”. It will apparently be out in early March. They have confirmed that the mode is called Warzone and will be available to all players who own Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. Also Read - Activision announces Call of Duty: Mobile crossed 150 million downloads
This mode will be taking place of the section that is ‘CLASSIFIED’ right now in the main menu. Apparently the battle royale mode will be a separate stand alone game as well where players will be able to upgrade to the full version as well. It is also set to have a unified progression with the present battle pass as well. This means all the cosmetic items that players already have will be available in the battle royale mode.