MW3 ELITE Content Drops Intended For Multiple Xbox Profiles – Fix Incoming

Infinity Ward’s Creative Strategist, Robert Bowling, recently spoke about the availability of ELITE DLC Content Drops being exclusive to the Gamertag that is associated with the ELITE Premium service on the Xbox 360.

Many Modern Warfare 3 Xbox 360 fans have been up-in-arms that the recently released content drops on the Xbox 360 are available to only one profile even though the content is installed to the Xbox 360 hard drive. Activision Customer Support originally stated yesterday that “the ELITE content is only accessible to gamertags associated with ELITE. This is intended,” in response to upset fans. Though, it was later added that the statement meant to read:  “…are allowed to access it.” The representative added, “I couldnt say if it will be accessible to other tags once launched to public, but currently only premium members.”

Today, Bowling clarified on the official Call of Duty Forums:

We understand that ELITE Premium Members on Xbox Live who purchased the latest DLC Content Drop for Modern Warfare 3 are unable to access that content while signed into other profiles on the same console that originally downloaded the content. This is unintentional and we will work to get an update out as soon as possible that corrects this issue and allows you to continue to enjoy the new maps.

As Gameranx reported earlier, the original statement was also not in accordance with the Xbox 360′s terms of use, making Bowling’s statement all the more reasonable. This will most likely apply to PlayStation 3 ELITE Premium members as well.

  • MURSADO

    “unintentional” is the other word big companies use to say “we got caught trying pull one over on you, we will change it now that you caught us” 

    • http://mp1st.com/ Fahed Jaradat

      Like EA’s BF1943 blunder.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100002367454310 Jonathan Stoffregen

    for a moment there i thought my friend wouldnt be able to gameshare each other!…….i really didnt care though  -__-

  • David Ridley322

    I dont see how this will work! as you could log into your friends xbox’s and download the maps to their console.

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