Weekly Briefing – April 12
With Season Three just around the corner, things are heating up in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War and Warzone™!
This week, we’re featuring a new take on a fan-favorite mode, as well as a Triple-Double Weekend of XP. There are also new bundles In-Store, Call of Duty League moves on to Stage III, and two new Warzone tournaments are set to kick off.
Let’s get right to the intel…
The Lead… All-New Version of Gun Game Coming to Black Ops Cold War!
Starting this Thursday, progress through an arsenal of Weapon Blueprints from launch through Season Two with Blueprint Gun Game, an all-new version of Gun Game! Weapon progression can change from match to match, with different Blueprints available per tier. Be the first to progress through 20 weapons before the competition to win the match.
There’s a Triple-Double Weekend coming up, starting at 10 AM PT Friday, April 16, and running through 10 AM PT, Monday, April 19. Players will get Double XP, Double Weapon XP, and Double Battle Pass XP in both Black Ops Cold War and Warzone.
And with Season Three right on the verge of dropping, be on the lookout for a tease of what’s to come in Black Ops Cold War from Treyarch...
What’s In Store This Week
Some more great items are coming your way this week, starting with the Beck-centric Corpse Collector bundle. The bundle includes three Legendary items: the Beck Operator Skin “Carnage,” the “Ultimate Hunter” Weapon Blueprint, and the head-crunching “Plague Hound” Finishing Move. Also in the bundle are the Epic “Doom Hammer” melee weapon, the “Skull Vertebrae” Weapon Charm, the “Inspired by Death” Sticker, the “Gentle Push” Calling Card, and the “Doom Sayer” Emblem.
Players can also get their hands on the ghoulish Stitch Sentinel bundle, a nine-item bundle that features two Weapon Blueprints: the “Overrun” SMG Blueprint and “Cottontail” Sniper Rifle Blueprint. Aside from a new Stitch Operator Skin, Animated Calling Card, and Animated Emblem, the bundle also includes the “Rearranged Thoughts” Finishing Move, “Carbon Oni” Charm, and “Oni” Reticle.
Call of Duty League
Calling all Call of Duty League fans! The Stage III Kickoff is right around the corner, as the 2021 Call of Duty League season continues on April 22 at the London Royal Ravens Home Series. Stay updated with the Call of Duty League schedule.
*Watch & Earn In-Game Rewards: All throughout Stage III, YouTube viewers can earn Double XP and Double Weapon XP tokens. Make sure to connect your YouTube and Activision accounts to earn in-game rewards all season long.
Two New Warzone Tournaments This Week!
Esports fans can get ready, as two new Warzone tournaments kick off this week. Starting on April 12 and running through April 13, the StoneMountain64 Invitational will be streaming directly on StoneMountain64’s Facebook page. This two-day charity event will work in concert with the Call of Duty Endowment (C.O.D.E.) and will donate $100,000 in prizing.
Then on April 14, the Call of Duty Creator Cup kicks off with $25,000 in prize money. The Cup will feature top Call of Duty creator talent partnering with a variety of streamers, including top Warzone players like Huskerrs and Tommey.
Heed the call.
*Regional and other eligibility restrictions apply. See Official Rules for details.
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