Activions’s Call of Duty: Warzone is free for everyone to download and play. The battle royale game was made available on March 10, 2020 and to comes as part of the latest Call of Duty: Modern Warfare release (2019), but does not need any payment/purchase in order to play. The game does feature microtransactions allowing players to purchase cosmetic items and Activision’s Battle Pass. Battle Pass includes 100 tiers of items that unlock as players earn them in game.
How to Play Call of Duty Warzone free?
Call of Duty Warzone can be downloads through ActivisionBlizzard’s Battle.net digital distribution platform. It will require that you register and download Battle.net. Once installation of Battle.net is complete, you’ll be able to download/install Call of Duty Modern Warfare. Players can then access Warzone from the Modern Warfare menu without having to make any purchase.
Call of Duty Warzone is a free-to-play battle royale game for the Call of Duty franchise of first person shooters. It takes place in the Modern Warfare universe and is officially part of that 2019 release. Warzone is Activision’s second battle royale release. The first was Blackout and came as part of Call of Duty Black Ops 4, although it was not free and still requires players to purchase Black Ops 4 in order to play.
Game-play & Features
The game features two primary game modes, battle royale and plunder. Similar to other battle royale games such as Fortnite, CS:GO and Apex Legends, the game is played on a single map. The name of hte map is Verdansk and is for both game modes. Game-play supports up to 150 players which is 50 more than most other games in this genre.
The battle royale mode is fairly standard, players parachute into the game and upon landing scramble for weapons, gear and cover. It includes both solo and squad based games. As play progresses, the map shrinks bringing the 150 players closer together until everyone is eliminated. The last man (or squad) standing wins. This mode also features a re-spawn feature for both squad based and solo games.
Call of Duty Warzone also includes five different types of vehicles that players can jump in and drive/fly. They include the ATV, Tactical Rover, SUV, Cargo Truck and Helicopter. Hopping in vehicles is a great way to cover a lot of ground on the large map. They don’t come without risk though. The can be noisy alerting other players of your location and potential arrival. They also take damage and can explode which will eliminate anyone in and around the vehicle.