Modern Warfare 2 multiplayer release time & How to play with New Zealand trick ?

COD Modern Warfare 2 Release date

The countdown to the release date and time that Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 2022 multiplayer will go live and servers will be available is 9:00 PM PT on October 27, as well as 00:00 ET. and at 00:00 BST on October 28.

  • All hours above are for PlayStation and Xbox via the PSN Store.
  • PC via Steam and, CoD MW2 online gameplay is not available until 21:00 PT on October 27th, as well as 00:00 ET and 05:00 BST on October 28th per Activision’s PC specs and preloading.

A tweet posted by the developer of Modern Warfare 2 warns players attempting to sneak into another region to gain early access that they may receive unexpected penalties. 

How to play with New Zealand trick ?

Playstation users will need to create a new PSN account with the New Zealand region. Players will also need to have the game pre-ordered on their main account, as well as have console sharing and offline playback turned on in settings.

Xbox Players

  • Go to the settings tab.
  • Click on the System options, and change the console’s location to New Zealand.
  • Reset your Xbox console.

Modern Warfare 2 multiplayer details

Modern Warfare 2 will feature base maps that were designed for 6v6 games and battle maps that were designed for large team games.

In terms of game modes, players can expect a mix of old favorites and new innovations. Prisoner Rescue and Knockout are just two of the new Modern Warfare 2 modes that have been revealed, while Special Ops and Gunfight will return to the franchise.

Modern Warfare 2 RICOCHET anti-cheat

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 wiki :

Developer(s)Infinity Ward
Beenox (Remastered)
Director(s)Jason West
Producer(s)Mark Rubin
  • Todd Alderman
  • Steve Fukuda
  • Mackey McCandlish
  • Zied Rieke
Artist(s)Richard Kriegler
Writer(s)Jesse Stern
Composer(s)Hans Zimmer
Lorne Balfe
SeriesCall of Duty
EngineIW 4.0
  • Microsoft Windows
  • PlayStation 3
  • Xbox 360
  • macOS
  • PlayStation 4
  • Xbox One
ReleaseMicrosoft WindowsPlayStation 3Xbox 360

  • WW: November 10, 2009


  • WW: May 20, 2014

Campaign Remastered
PlayStation 4

  • WW: March 30, 2020

Xbox OneMicrosoft Windows

  • WW: April 30, 2020
Genre(s)First-person shooter
Mode(s)Single-player, multiplayer