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Details Emerge on Upcoming Modern Warfare 2 Release

June 9th
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Open Beta to Grant PlayStation Players Early Access When Pre-ordered.

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Details Emerge on Upcoming Modern Warfare 2 Release

Details have emerged which suggest the upcoming Modern Warfare 2 open beta is set to be available first to PlayStation gamers on PS4 and PS5. It is believed that PlayStation gamers who have pre-ordered the game will receive this early access, with other platforms gaining access in the days to follow.

Sony and Activision

This news may not surprise some, since it is not uncommon knowledge that Sony and Activision have developed a strong relationship and long-standing marketing deal which has often resulted in PlayStation gamers getting early access to content.

Great news for PlayStation gamers who have been eagerly anticipating this latest release from the Call Of Duty franchise. PlayStation has always been a big player in the gaming industry, and this just cements its place as a top platform for gamers. With these benefits, it is unsurprising that the PS5 had such success with its recent release.

Modern Warfare 2

Activision recently confirmed in an announcement the official release date for Modern Warfare 2, 28th October 2022. COD fans can now also watch the official release trailer which gives an exciting glimpse of gameplay footage.


Activision is set to release three editions of the game which are Modern Warfare 2 Standard Edition, Cross-Gen Bundle, and Vault Edition. All are expected to sit at a price of no less than £69.99. The Vault edition of the game, and the most expensive, is currently available to pre-order online at £99.99 and is set to include a bundle of great additional extras and features, including:

  • Early access to the Open Beta
  • Ghost Legacy Pack in MW/WZ
  • Red Team 141 Operator Pack
  • FJX Cinder Weapon Vault
  • Battle Pass (1 Season)
  • 50 Tier Skips

Over on the PlayStation Store, the gaming platform have this to say about the upcoming release:

Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® II drops players into an unprecedented global conflict that features the return of the iconic Operators of Task Force 141.
Infinity Ward brings fans state-of-the-art gameplay, with all-new gun handling, advanced AI system, a new Gunsmith and a suite of other gameplay and graphical innovations that elevate the franchise to new heights.
Modern Warfare® II will launch with a globe-trotting single-player campaign, immersive Multiplayer combat and a narrative-driven, co-op Spec Ops experience.

If you're a PlayStation gamer and you're looking forward to the release of Modern Warfare, be sure to pre-order your copy so you can get early access to the open beta.