As we inch closer to the November release of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, the news, screenshots, and trailers are ramping up in quantity. A few days ago we covered a new screen and Strike Packages trailer. Today, we have two trailers showcasing some new features in Modern Warfare 3.
The first has Infinity Ward's Robert Bowling showcasing the MW3's new Prestige Shop. Here's a quick synopsis and trailer.
Every time you prestige in MW3, you’ll receive a prestige token. Use it to unlock rewards like double XP for a limited time, an extra custom class, or choose one piece of gear from your custom class to keep unlocked from rank 1 of future prestiges.
Who knew that going prestige in previous Call of Duty titles would benefit you in Modern Warfare 3? Be sure the save the date of the weekend of October 27th so you can earn double XP in both Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 and Call of Duty: Black Ops, get to prestige faster, and earn future presitge tokens.
Another way the franchises are getting tied together, is with the Call of Duty: Elite service. In the following trailer, Beachhead Studios highlights the 'Compete' portion of Elite.
There's really something for everyone, whether you're a skilled veteran or just like playing casually with friends. There are both premium (paid) and free subscriptions to Elite, which you can find details about in our previous coverage. The Hardened Edition of Modern Warfare 3 comes with a year of the Elite Premium membership.
In case you didn't know, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 launches worldwide November 8th.