Warzone 2 Preload and Launch Times Officially Revealed

Activision and Infinity Ward have officially announced the launch details for Warzone 2.

It’s been announced that Warzone 2 pre-load will start on November 14 at 10AM PT/1PM ET with the game officially going live on November 16 at 10AM PT/1PM ET.

Despite the official launch times though, Insider Gaming has learned that the servers will go live 30 minutes prior as a “soft launch”. So, keep refreshing the game at 9.30AM PT.

During Warzone 2’s launch, Activision has also announced that Warzone 1 server will be down on November 16 at 8AM PT / 11AM ET for a short duration.

It’s understood that Warzone 1 will officially be renamed to “Warzone Caldera” the game’s resurgence maps being completely removed from the game.

Warzone 2 will also launch with the games extraction-based game mode called the DMZ that will feature on the Al Mazrah map.

According to CharlieINTEL, Activision describes the DMZ as “DMZ is an open-world, narrative-focused extraction mode where squads…complete faction-based missions, take on additional side objectives, engage with enemy Operators or AI combatants, and search for valuable items, all while fighting to survive toward exfiltration.”

For more from Insider Gaming, check out the news that Sledgehammer Games is developing the series’ 2023 “premium” title, which is rumored to be a continuation of Modern Warfare 2.