Modern Warfare 2's campaign preload and system requirements were recently revealed. Learn more here.

Modern Warfare 2's official release date is October 27, 2022 at 9:00 PM PDT, but pre-orders get the campaign early. Pre-ordered games can be preloaded on October 19, 2022, at 10 AM PDT.

Next day, October 20, 2022, they can play the campaign. Full game preload, including multiplayer and special ops, is October 26, 2022 at 10 AM PDT.

MinimumThese are the bare minimum to play Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 CPU: Intel Core i3-6100 / Core i5-2500K or AMD Ryzen 3 1200 GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 960 or AMD Radeon RX 470 Video memory: 2GB RAM: 8GB Storage: 72GB at launch Hi-rez assets cache: Up to 32 GB

RecommendedThis allows players to run the game at 60FPS in most situations with all graphics options set to high CPU: Intel Core i5-6600k / Core i7-4770 or AMD Ryzen 5 1400 GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 or AMD Radeon RX 580 Video memory: 4GB RAM: 12GB Storage: 72GB at launch Hi-rez assets cache: Up to 32 GB

CompetitiveThis allows players to run the game at a high FPS with a  high refresh monitor CPU: Intel Core i7-8700K or AMD Ryzen 7 1800X GPU: Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060TI or AMD Radeon RX 5700XT Video memory: 8GB RAM: 16GB Storage: 72GB at launch Hi-rez assets cache: Up to 32 GB

Ultra 4k – This allows players to run the game at a high FPS in 4k resolution. – CPU: Intel Core i9-9900K or AMD Ryzen 9 3900X – GPU: Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 or AMD Radeon RX 6800XT – Video memory: 10GB

Next day, October 20, 2022, they can play the campaign. Full game preload, including multiplayer and special ops, is October 26, 2022 at 10 AM PDT.