Modern Warfare 3 Gameplay, Pre-Order Bonuses Revealed, 12 Original Maps to Be Added as Part of Post-Launch Seasons

Activision has kickstarted its Shadow Siege in-game event for Call of Duty: Warzone that formally reveals Modern Warfare 3! Not only do we have the new MW3 gameplay reveal trailer. but there’s more info that surfaced today regarding multiplayer and zombies too.

Check out the Modern Warfare 3 gameplay reveal where we see bits of the campaign.

  • Developed by Sledgehammer Games, in partnership with Infinity Ward, the action-packed new Campaign experience marks the return of infamous villain Makarov, challenging Task 141 to fight like never before.
  • In addition to signature, cinematic Call of Duty Campaign missions, Modern Warfare III introduces Open Combat Missions, a new innovation that empowers player decisions like never before.
  • A massive day one Multiplayer offering, with all 16 maps from the original Modern Warfare 2 (2009), modernized with new modes, mechanics, and gameplay, including three brand-new Battle Maps and the return of War Mode!
  • Developed by Treyarch, players can team up with other squads to fight hordes of the undead in the first-ever Modern Warfare Zombies experience, featuring a host of secrets to discover in an all-new open world Zombies set on the largest Call of Duty Zombies map ever.
  • An all-new innovation for the franchise, players can carry-forward a vast amount of content, inventories, and weapon progression from last year’s Modern Warfare II into Modern Warfare III on day one.
  • And much, much more!


The official Modern Warfare 3 Steam page has been updated to confirm that we are getting all the original 16 MW2 2009 multiplayers at launch (as previously reported), and we will also get 12 new multiplayer, 6v6 maps throughout the course of the game’s seasons! Not only that but we even have info on the pre-order bonuses and more.

Modern Warfare 3 Pre-Order Bonuses:

  • Early access to the Open Beta*
  • Play the Campaign up to a week early**
  • Soap Operator Pack – pre-order for immediate use in Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® II and Warzone™. Also available in Modern Warfare® III at launch***

**Actual play time subject to possible outages and applicable time zone differences.


In the direct sequel to the record-breaking Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® II, Captain Price and Task Force 141 face off against the ultimate threat. The ultranationalist war criminal Vladimir Makarov is extending his grasp across the world causing Task Force 141 to fight like never before.


Modern Warfare® III celebrates the 20th anniversary of Call of Duty® with one of the greatest collections of Multiplayer maps ever assembled – both fan favorites and all new ones. All 16 launch maps from the original Modern Warfare® 2 (2009) have been modernized with new modes and gameplay features and will be available at launch to get everyone started, while over 12 all-new core 6v6 maps will fuel post-launch live seasons.


For the first time, team up with other squads to survive and fight massive hordes of the undead in the largest Call of Duty® Zombies map ever. Modern Warfare® Zombies (MWZ) tells a new Treyarch Zombies story with missions, core Zombies features, and secrets to discover.

Expect a ton more gameplay-related tidbits to make its way out today and the following weeks!

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