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Modern Warfare 2 leaks are already out in the wild

As Activision frantically tries to shut them down.

When Infinity Ward officially announced Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 last month, all we got was a logo and a lot of confused people wondering why it would announce a game released in 2009.

Fortunately (or to the chagrin of Activision), there have since been numerous leaks revealing what's ahead for the first-person shooter series.

First, there's a brand-new game mode called DMZ, an extraction-style mode similar to Escape From Tarkov.

This will be the "third mode" alongside single-player campaign and multiplayer, which has tradiitonally been a Zombies or Spec Ops mode.

Prominant Call of Duty leaker TheMW2Ghost released a recreated version of the DMZ map, so as to avoid a copyright takedown notice from Activison.

Other users have been slightly more brazen, releasing a clip showing off the game's new "gun inspect" feature.

https://twitter.com/Marcus20666733/status/1527037144438562817

Activision has been actively pursuing leaks, with at least one clip of actual gameplay taken down immediately after it was published.

Serial leaker Tom Henderson has also claimed a number of fan-favourite maps from the original Modern Warfare 2 will be making return, including Highrise, Quarry, Terminal, and Afghan.

He also suggested a number of these locations will also feature in the map of Warzone's succesor.

Meanwhile, players of the current iteration of Warzone have discovered a ballsy new way to quickly gain XP.

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Ishraq is a freelance games journalist. His first ever console was the PlayStation, where he found his love of games through Ridge Racer. He likes to think he’s really into story-driven games, but spends most of his time on the latest yearly Call of Duty release.

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