With Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War and Warzone Season Two ending this week, we don’t need you to overlook out on the Season Three launch dwell occasion that Activision, Treyarch, and Raven have been teasing. Zombies have taken over Verdansk. All hope appears misplaced. Something huge is coming. Here are all the particulars about when you may catch it and what we all know up to now about Season Two transitioning into Season Three.

When is the Call of Duty Warzone Season Three Launch Live Event?

April 21, 2021 at 12pm PT

Activision has been telling gamers to be logged into Warzone on April 21, 2021 at 12pm PT. They’ve additionally hinted that you just’ll wish to make sure that to have your “schedule cleared,” so plan accordingly. While Season Three doesn’t formally launch till April 22, the dwell occasion on April 21 appears to be some sort of transition that may finish Season Two and kick off Season Three.

As a reminder, ensure you have your sport totally up to date earlier than then. You don’t wish to log in to participate in the occasion solely to discover a large replace file staring you in the face.

What is the Warzone Live Event?

Apart from rumors and leaks, we don’t formally know. Activision has been maintaining this one beneath wraps. Last yr featured a dwell occasion for the reveal of Black Ops Cold War within Warzone, and we count on at the very least some similarities to that first huge dwell occasion. The Season Three roadmap additionally confirms a “Warzone map update” in Season Three, so we will most likely safely assume the occasion will tie into no matter that may convey.

Warzone’s Verdansk is presently overrun by zombies and crammed with contamination zones, turning gamers into zombies once they die. The state of affairs in Verdansk appears fairly dire, and teases from Activision counsel some sort of nuclear choice to cope with the outbreak (they’ve requested “is conflagration imminent?” in a latest weblog submit, in addition to saying “Verdansk is about to heat up in a big way”).

We may look to Fortnite for some clues. Epic has beforehand carried out some pretty big limited-time events for its own map updates, together with simply sort of swallowing the whole outdated map right into a wormhole and shutting off the sport for 2 days. Whether or not Warzone matches the scale of Epic’s Fortnite map altering occasions stays to be seen.

What’s in Call of Duty Warzone Season Three?

Along with the particulars of the Warzone dwell occasion, Season Three options are largely beneath wraps for the free-to-play sport, nonetheless, extensive details about Black Ops Cold War Season Three might provide some clues about what’s coming subsequent.

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One of these hints is a Black Ops Cold War connection to Verdansk, which is reportedly the place Adler is being held. A brand new occasion problem sequence following the launch of Season Three—known as Hunt For Adler—will happen throughout each Black Ops Cold War and Warzone. Adler’s story takes place in the 1980s, nonetheless… Is there a modern-day element to the hunt, or is one thing else altering?

Curiously, Modern Warfare’s Price is headed to Black Ops Cold War as an Operator. Is this an enormous half of the Season Three changeover, or only a enjoyable Easter egg/bonus for gamers?

We additionally learn about some new Operators and Weapons heading to the Season Three Battle Pass and premium retailer bundles throughout each Warzone and Black Ops Cold War, however Activision hasn’t introduced something relating to map, modes, or in any other case simply but for Warzone.

Black Ops Cold War Warzone  Season Three Update Schedule

Warzone’s Season Three replace might be out there to obtain in a while April 21st, after the dwell occasion (9pm PT, particularly). Season Three received’t formally kick off till the subsequent day, April 22, so it’s unclear if something will change instantly upon downloading the Season Three replace. Here are the replace instances and sizes for each Black Ops Cold War and Warzone.

Note that the Black Ops Cold War replace is not required to participate in the Warzone dwell occasion. 

Black Ops Cold War Update Sizes

Available April 20 at 9pm PT

  • PlayStation 5: 12.three GB
  • PlayStation 4: 8.1 GB
  • Xbox Series X / Xbox Series S: 11.6 GB
  • Xbox One: 8.three GB
  • PC: 13.1 GB

Warzone Update Sizes

Available April 21 at 9pm PT

  • PlayStation 5: 25.6 GB
  • PlayStation 4: 25.6 GB
  • Xbox Series X / Xbox Series S: 25.9 GB
  • Xbox One: 25.9 GB
  • PC: 25.2 GB

Do you propose to be logged into Warzone on April 21st at 12pm PT to see what the fuss is all about? Let us know your ideas and theories in the feedback beneath.