Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War Season 1: Double XP and Double Weapon XP Dates Announced

Published 12/05/2020, 11:52 AM EST


The Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War Season 1 has been announced and will drop on December 16. The season was delayed due to reasons unknown, but one of the possible reasons could be a clash with Cyberpunk 2077. Nevertheless, it is an exciting time for Call of Duty fans as they await the new title’s transition into Warzone.

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In a bid to build the anticipation further, the developers have announced the Double XP and Double Weapon XP dates as well.

The Double XP weekend will take place before Season 1 begins. Starting December 12, players will be able to enjoy Double XP and Double Weapons XP till the new season starts. This is incredibly generous from Treyarch and will definitely be appreciated by the fans.

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Additionally, there are also two free bundles available to the players which can be acquired easily. All the players have to do is make sure to log in between December 8 and December 15 to claim these bundles.

Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War Double XP weekend offers two free bundles

Two free bundles will also become available to all Black Ops Cold War players through a new Pre-Season offer! Simply log in between 10AM PT Dec. 8 and 11PM PT December 15 to claim both bundles, including the following:

“Field Research” Bundle

  • 1 Epic Operator Skin (Park)
  • Epic SMG Weapon Blueprint
  • 1 Epic Reticle
  • Epic Calling Card
  • 1 Rare Weapon Charm

“Certified” Bundle

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  • Epic Operator Skin (Garcia)
  • 1 Rare Assault Rifle Weapon Blueprint
  • 1 Epic Reticle
  • Epic Weapon Charm

The game will also make its transition into Warzone. More details about the same can be found here.

The Call of Duty franchise has proven to be a gold mine for Activision. According to recent reports, the franchise earned Activision $3 billion, and it shows no signs of stopping. Additionally, Call of Duty Warzone recently surpassed 85 million players globally after having launched in March 2020.

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Clearly, Activision has got it right with the franchise and knows how to cash in on the creation. The future of the franchise was always bright and hopefully, there will be more amazing content coming our way.

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Akshay Patel is the Group Head of the eSports division at EssentiallySports. After having obtained his BBA degree, Akshay has been in the field of social media and content creation since 2018. He grew up playing Counter-Strike and has been hooked on gaming ever since.

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