Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Preload Details for Console

Prepare your gaming console of choice for Modern Warfare and read on to see when, and how, you can begin preloading.

by James Mattone on October 18, 2019

“Looks like we're rollin' in with everything we got.” – Lt. Vasquez, Call of Duty® 4: Modern Warfare®.

The launch of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is just around the corner, and preloading is available soon on consoles:

For PlayStation® 4:

Preloading is now available in America and Europe.

In Japan and Asia, preloading becomes available on Saturday, October 19 at 8AM PDT (12AM local time on Sunday, October 20).

For Xbox One:

Preloading is now available in all regions.

For those who digitally pre-ordered Modern Warfare on console, you can opt to preload the game prior to its official release so you can jump right in on October 25th when Modern Warfare goes live.

If you have automatic downloads enabled and the game pre-ordered, then it’s very likely the preloading process will automatically complete on your console. Otherwise, head to your in-game store, search for Modern Warfare, and follow the prompts to get started on preloading.

If you are having any trouble preloading the game, contact Activision Support.

For those looking for details on PC preloading, read this Blog post.

Ensure your have enough memory to preload the full game and rest easy knowing you’ll be playing Modern Warfare the second it launches on October 25.

We’ll see you online.

Launch Intel: Additional Information and Content

Check back at the Activision Games Blog for more Modern Warfare content. Also be sure to check out Infinity Ward’s Community Blog, with even more Modern Warfare content straight from the source! Check the Related Articles for further Call of Duty: Modern Warfare information.

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