Verdansk by night, zombies and the rattle of a chainsaw, all of this is available for the Halloween event in Call of Duty: Warzone. Reddit is already looking forward to the creepy change that will soon follow.

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Today, on 20th October 2020, starts the Halloween event "Haunting of Verdansk" in Call of Duty: Warzone and Modern Warfare and until November 3rd In 2020 there are new modes, skins and blueprints. A highlight is the Zombie Royale mode, which many players have been looking forward to since the first rumors.

What's new in Warzone

For the event period there is Zombie Royale a special mode. For the first time you enter Verdansk by night and there are other changes. There is no gulag in Zombie Royale, instead you will in the event of death to a zombie and continue to participate in the match. As a zombie you can't use weapons, but you can jump further, run faster, see better at night and have a powerful melee attack. There is also a way to become human again, killed players drop a syringe and two of those injections will return you to the living.

But that wasn't it with the horror, im Blog post Various visits are mentioned about the event. Billy the doll from the Saw films is said to appear on the map, and the ghost of Leatherface was seen in the Krovnik farmland. The train is also haunted by ghosts.

Everywhere in Verdansk are 16 Halloween items in special supply boxes If you all get together, there's a special blueprint to find.

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What's new in Modern Warfare

You can of course also use all the cosmetics and blueprints in multiplayer. There are also two new modes for the event. Snipers Only is self-explanatory, in the TDM variant you can choose from five pre-made loadouts.

In mode Onslaughter you have to get hold of Juggernaut equipment and use it to reach a target area. The suit has a pumpkin head, a feature that exists in multiplayer as a kind of killstreak for every mode.

A little variety

in the Reddit Many players are already looking forward to the event. The new Zombie Royale mode in particular brings some momentum to Warzone for many and is a welcome change from the classic Battle Royale. It is almost a shame that the mode is only available for events. With the end of the event, the next Call of Duty will soon be due, it remains to be seen what Black Ops Cold War will do with the popularity of Modern Warfare and the accompanying Warzone.

Original message from October 15, 2020:

CoD: Warzone – New update will scare gamers

For Halloween you can decide which end of the chainsaw you want to be at. For the event in Call of Duty: Warzone and Modern Warfare there are skins for weapons and operators that should make you fearful.

There are plenty of matching cosmetic items for the Halloween event in Call of Duty: Warzone and Modern Warfare. The website CoDTracker has already found two bundles that thematically take up two horror classics. For one thing, that would be Texas chainsaw massacre (The original 1974 film is called the German Blood Court in Texas) and the Saw series.

With the Leatherface skin and the right one Chainsaw variant of the FINN-LMG, you can plow through the enemy with a lot of firepower. The weapon is not that popular in Warzone, but it gives you a lot of style points. It is better to use MP5 blueprint and if you like it a little coarser, you can do that too "Meat Grinder" swing in close combat. The bundle also contains a chainsaw as a trailer, a horn and other cosmetics

For the second large bundle, Jigsaw to the operator. As weapons blueprints there an assault rifle and a shotgun in a matching look. The melee weapon is a particularly gruesome looking instrument of torture. There are also other cosmetic items.

A Halloween event is quite a rarity for Call of Duty. Usually the new part of the series is always in focus at this time, but since Warzone is related to Black Ops Cold War, this time there is room for such an event.

Unfortunately, the bundles will probably only be available for purchase, free spins will not be possible. It is not yet known when the Halloween event and the bundles will start. It can't be long anymore, since the event should also be offered in a playful way, it will probably take longer than just the Halloween weekend.

Daniel Hartmann
Daniel Hartmann, GIGA expert for FPS, e-sports, streaming culture and Mass Effect.

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