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First Details of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 – Not!

March 6, 2009 Written by Michael Gruver

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Details of CoD:MW2 have been leaked online thanks to a play tester. Here is what has been revealed as of now.

Update: Infinity Ward says this is “BS”

  • Vehicles will be in MW2
  • M16 will return, using stopping power will only be OHK at head, neck, and torso (abdomen, limbs, and hands/feet will not)
  • Ak47 and M4 will return, unknown if there are any changes
  • M40 will return, ACOG damage boost will be fixed
  • Scorpion, P90, M21, R700, G3, G360 will not return
  • There are more unknown weapons that will not return
  • New sniper rifle: SR25M (United states forces)
  • New Assault rifle: Diemeco C8 (Canadian forces M4 equivelant)
  • New Assault rifle: L85A2 (United Kingdom forces)
  • Total weapons in multiplayer are said to be around 35
  • Favourite Modern warfare 1 maps will return
  • Helicopters, air strikes, UAV will return
  • Red dot sightings will come in different shapes for multiplayer (circular, square, original)
  • Snipers will have special grass camouflage (As seen in Modern warfare 1’s campaign)
  • All perks will return from MW except eavesdrop and others will be altered
  • All gametypes will return from MW and all will have hardcore versions
  • New gametype: Secure (Call of duty version of capture the flag, however you capture the enemy’s Intel)
  • New gametype unconfirmed name, similar to search and destroy, however instead of trying to plant a bomb, you try to kill a specified enemy
  • Solider customization for each class (and each country)
  • Sniper with silencers will NOT be in multiplayer
  • There are NO bots in local multiplayer
  • Similar version to Nazi Zombies, however details are unknown
  • NO guest players online, 1 player per console
  • Killcam save feature
  • There is blood and gore
  • Offline/Online Co-op
  • Story takes place in the Middle East
  • Role as US marines return
  • Ken Lally voice work in campaign
  • Release is set for sometime in November
  • New army tags will be available to add different elements in campaign (similar to halo skulls)
  • Campaign-only weapons

What are your thoughts on the first details of the game?

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