Fast, image a battle cross in your head. You are in all probability conjuring the picture of a clear, straight timeline with goodies evenly distributed at particular XP increments. Effectively when you plan on selecting up Name of Obligation: Warzone 2’s battle cross when it launches tomorrow (opens in new tab), you are in for a shock.
Activision is making an attempt one thing new, bizarre, and a bit of complicated with its Trendy Warfare 2/Warzone 2 battle cross. It is not a lot a battle cross as it’s a battle map. Gamers will unlock cosmetics and blueprints by finishing “sectors” on the map with a number of unlocks inside them. Here is what it appears like:
How does the Warzone 2 battle cross work?
What this actually means is that you simply select which order you unlock Warzone 2’s 100 battle cross tiers. Every sector incorporates 5 rewards (be they weapon blueprints, operators, and many others). Everybody begins at sector A1 and branches out from there. Finishing a sector will grant you a token to unlock any adjoining sector so, for instance, you possibly can pursue the left aspect of the map earlier than the precise aspect when you like these rewards extra.
Each particular person merchandise is unlocked by spending a Battle Token Tier Skip. It is a complicated title for a token, as a result of “tier skips” in different video games are usually a factor you completely purchase with actual cash, however in Warzone 2 you earn them by enjoying and so they’re the default technique to unlock issues. 🤷♂️ In fact, you will even have the choice to buy extra Battle Tokens to truly skip ahead within the battle cross.
How a lot does the Warzone 2 battle cross value?
The Warzone 2 battle cross has a free observe and a paid observe. The free observe contains 20 free objects, and the paid observe (anticipated to value round $9.99 or 1,000 COD Factors) has over 100 objects if accomplished in full. Amongst these 100 unlocks are bundles of COD Factors totaling 1,400, so you possibly can theoretically earn again what you paid for the battle cross after which some.
What’s within the Warzone 2 battle cross?
Activision hasn’t launched a full listing of what is within the battle cross but, but it surely has proven off a few of the highlights in a latest weblog put up (opens in new tab). There isn’t any set order to unlock them in, so Activision has numbered the sectors by how early you may entry them. It takes across the identical time to unlock sector A4 as sector A5, however each will be accessed rather a lot sooner than sector A16.
Listed below are the big-ticket objects we learn about:
- BAS-P SMG (Sector A6, Free)
- Victus XMR Sniper Rifle (Sector A7, Free)
- Zeus Operator (Unlocked instantly with premium cross)
- “The Unseen” KorTac Mil-Sim Operator Pores and skin (Sector A9)
- “Ursidae” Zero Operator Pores and skin (Sector A11)
- “Blackout” Roze Operator Pores and skin (Sector A18)
- “Olympus King” Zeus Operator Pores and skin (Unlocked at 100% battle cross completion)
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