Activision is pushing back the launch of Season One for Call of Duty: Black
Ops Cold War
from December 10 to December 16. A
notes the series has taken in over $3 billion in the
past year, so they may be trying to protect their cash cow from the release of
, but they do not specify whether or not this is their
reasoning. They do say they are offering XP bonuses and free content to all
has all the details and here's a summary:
The release date
of Season One across the new Black Ops Cold War and free-to-play,
free-for-everyone Warzone has been moved from December 10 to December 16.
Season One is the largest free content drop in Black Ops history: a massive
expansion of free content, including the comprehensive integration of Operators,
weapons, player progression, and Battle Pass rewards across Black Ops Cold War
To thank players for their continued support and patience, Treyarch will be
enabling Double XP and Double Weapon XP in Black Ops Cold War from 10AM PT
Saturday, Dec. 12 until the launch of Season One.
Two free bundles will also become available to all Black Ops Cold War players
through a new Pre-Season offer. Players simply need to log in between 10AM PT
Dec. 8 and 11PM PT Dec. 15 to claim both bundles.