The event is packed with Call of Duty nostalgia, bringing the long-awaited Gun Game back to the fold, as well as a winter version of the map Carentan, double XP playlists, new weapons, and free supply drops - with special wintery loot - for all players.
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Throughout the event, players will be given challenges in order to get specific rewards.
In addition to all of this, a new NPC called "Captain Butcher", will appear in the Headquarters. "Headquarters" is also being covered with snow and colorful lighting for the holidays. Gun Game will also be part of the Winter Carentan moshpit playlist from December 29 to January 2.
"This beloved mode makes its Call of Duty: WWII debut during the second week of the event as part of a non-stop schedule of special 2XP playlists, delivering a ideal way for players to take a variety of weapons out for a spin and keep their opponents guessing", says Activision's press blurb. He'll have all-new winter-themed items for sale. Simply logging in during the Winter Siege event each week will earn you a themed Supply Drop, or you can buy them with COD Points. Players can earn a variant of each new weapon for free via Special Orders from Major Howard (Orders will be rotated daily to allow players to unlock a variant of each new weapon for free). Players can also earn Winter Siege Supply Drops, which can be earned with zero purchases as well.
Kicking off on Friday, December 8, the Winter Siege offers up a boatload of free content to tuck into.