Is Modern Warfare 2 cross-platform? PC, Xbox & PlayStation crossplay guide

Hamza Khalid
modern warfare 2 operator on shipment

Modern Warfare 2 is known for its multiplayer content, allowing players to compete online in a variety of modes. That said, can you play with those on other platforms to you? Here’s our complete guide to Modern Warfare 2’s cross-platform capabilities.

Modern Warfare 2 offers players a bunch of content when it comes to multiplayer, with a massive roster of weapons to enjoy and unlock, as well as camos, titles, and more.

There’s also a variety of modes to enjoy, with the majority being team-based. Sometimes success in Modern Warfare 2’s multiplayer can be based on a team’s ability to work together, which requires communication and skill.

Article continues after ad

This is most easily executed when playing with friends, some of which may be on a different platform than you. If this is the case, you may want to know more about Modern Warfare 2’s cross-platform capabilities and luckily we’ve got the answers.

Is Modern Warfare 2 cross-platform?

Yes, Modern Warfare 2 features full crossplay support across all platforms, so you can play with your friends on Xbox, and PlayStation consoles as well as on PC. You’ll just need to log into your Activision account to do this.

Article continues after ad

This isn’t a surprise since other recent Call of Duty titles like Warzone, Vanguard, and Black Ops Cold War have all featured crossplay as well. Warzone 2 also has cross-platform capabilities.

modern warfare 2 Gaz

Does Modern Warfare 2 have cross-progression?

Modern Warfare 2 also comes with cross-progression so you don’t need to worry about losing your progress when playing on different platforms. Whenever you log in with your Activision account, your XP progression will be carried over.

This grants you the freedom to load up the game on different platforms and continue leveling up from where you previously left off. It doesn’t matter if you’re playing on old or next-gen consoles either.

Article continues after ad

However, CoD Points will not carry over beyond the system that you purchased them from.


That covers everything that you need to know about the cross-platform status of Modern Warfare 2.

For more Modern Warfare 2 content and guides, check out all of the articles below:

Best guns in Modern Warfare 2 | How to get Modern Warfare 2 Twitch Drops | How to play Modern Warfare 2 on Steam Deck | Do Warzone Double XP tokens carry over to MW2? | Can you mix and match camos in Modern Warfare 2? | Does Modern Warfare 2 have a Tactical Nuke Killstreak? | How to turn off crossplay in Modern Warfare 2

Article continues after ad

Image Credits: Activision

About The Author

Hamza is a Content Creator & Publisher at Charlie INTEL, who graduated from Bahria University with a Bachelors degree in Business Administration. He's spent the past few years covering news and guides for various video games, including Call of Duty and Apex Legends. He loves digital art, movies, and comic books. You can contact Hamza at [email protected].