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Modern Warfare 2 Season 1 Reloaded: release date, new assault rifle, expedition and raids

Infinity Ward has already revealed what we can expect in the Modern Warfare 2 Season 1 Reloaded mid-season update, so here’s its start date and everything we know, including raids and the return of a classic card.


modern warfare 2 has records broken and gave players a an all-new campaign and multiplayer to enjoy. That said, as we enter the first season of the game, many are looking forward to the content that awaits them in the future, like war zone 2Tarkov style DMZand Destiny-style raids.

While Modern Warfare 2 will deliver a new Battle Pass system, it will deliver the same content that CoD fans know and love, bringing new weapons, maps, modes and more with every major update. Season 1 kicks off on November 16, but the developers have already announced Season 1 Reloaded, the mid-season update.

Here’s everything we know about Modern Warfare 2 Season 1 Reloaded, including the start date, Expedition return, and raids.

Modern Warfare 2 Season 1 Start Date Reloaded

Modern Warfare 2 Season 1 Reloaded Update Will Go Live December 14which is about halfway through the game’s first season.

Along with new Modern Warfare 2 content, Reloaded Season 1 also brings Warzone 2’s “first post-launch update”, likely fixing all the major bugs ahead of the holidays.

Cargo is coming to Modern Warfare 2 Season 1 Reloaded

Infinity Ward has revealed that the two new maps for Modern Warfare 2 Season 1 will be Shoot House and Expedition. While Shoot House arrives with the season launch, Shipment will arrive with the Reloaded mid-season update.

Although it is a classic map, it seems that the community is a bit fed up with it see this map redone every yeareven if it means they can complete their camouflage challenges faster.

Many are hoping for classic maps such as Highrise or Terminal for later seasons, as they appear in Warzone’s Al Mazrah Mapbut there is no guarantee yet.

expedition map in modern warfare 2

New Weapons and Operators for Modern Warfare 2 Season 1 Reloaded

The Chimera Assault Rifle will arrive in Modern Warfare 2 Season 1 Reloaded for multiplayer and Warzone. This new weapon is found in the Bruen Ops platform, which is the same as the throwing weapons M13B and the BAS-P.

Along with a new AR, players will also be able to get their hands on a new Operator in the mid-season update known as Klaus. Not much is known about Klaus in terms of appearance, however, he is described as “a member of Denmark’s elite special forces”.

Chimera in Modern Warfare 2

It also appears that Klaus has a kind of “natural night vision” called his “scotopic vision”.

Along with Klaus, players will also be able to get their hands on Gaz, who will arrive as a playable Operator in the mid-season update. Check out our guide to how to get Gas in Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone 2 for more information.

Modern Warfare 2 Season 1 Reloaded brings raids

Players will finally be able to discover Raids in Modern Warfare 2, because this new cooperative PvE mode drop alongside Season 1 Update Reloaded.

We don’t have many official raid details yet, but it looks like the devs are planning something similar to Fate. The Blog describes how the mode will involve “strategic thinking, puzzle solving, and most importantly, intense co-op combat”, while “continuing the story of the Modern Warfare II Country.”


In the meantime, do not hesitate to consult how the progression and prestige system will work in MW2 and Warzone 2.

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