Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for August 23

Another amazing week: Gamescom announcements, new Modern Warfare® gear, a look back at the CWL Championship, tweaks to Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, and the Modern Warfare 2v2 Alpha*: Now Playing!

by David Hodgson on August 23, 2019

Welcome to the weekly wrap-up, where we gather the biggest Activision stories of the last five days:

Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®: Stop what you’re doing and download the 2v2 Alpha*, and play it for free all weekend! Need more information? Then check out the game mode information, map overviews, and support details here, and gain further intel here.

You can also gear up with some brand-new, exclusive Call of Duty: Modern Warfare apparel. Find out more here.

Gamescom was also the place to watch the Modern Warfare RTX Ray Tracing Reveal Trailer: Check it out (as well as comparison screenshots) here.

Call of Duty® World League (CWL): It was a CWL Championship to remember, as eUnited are crowned World Champions! We look back at the five-day finals here.

Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled: As the Back N. Time Grand Prix wraps up, Beenox gives the fans a look at a few changes being implemented over its final weekend!

Thanks for playing along with us. See you next week!


*2v2 Alpha starts August 23, 2019 on PS4 system. Actual platform availability and launch date(s) of Alpha subject to change. Minimum Alpha duration is two days. Limited time only. Internet connection required. 

For more intel about Call of Duty® World League, be sure to visit and follow @CODWorldLeague. For information on Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, and Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®, be sure to visit and follow @CallofDuty, @InfinityWard, and @Treyarch on Twitter.

For more information about Crash Bandicoot™, check Crash Bandicoot out on TwitterFacebook, and Instagram, and bookmark the Crash Bandicoot website.    

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