How to use Tactical Pets Companion feature in MW2 & Warzone 2

Max Candelarezi
BlackCell Arthur Operator and Merlin pet dog in Modern Warfare 2 Season 5

Warzone 2 Season 5 brought a new feature where players will have the option to bring Tactical Pet Companions alongside them in Multiplayer, Battle Royale, and DMZ modes. Here’s the feature explained as well as how to equip a Tactical Pet Companion.

Season 5 has arrived for Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone 2, bringing an abundance of new content. This includes new weapons, a full roster of Operators, weapon buffs and nerfs, as well as movement changes, new modes, and events.

With all the content, players are trying to fully grasp all of it but some small features might go unnoticed, that’s why here’s a breakdown of how players can use the Tactical Pet Companion in both Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone with Season 5.

Tactical Pets Companion feature in MW2 & Warzone 2 explained

Beginning with the launch of Season 5 in Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone 2, players now have the opportunity to bring some remarkable companionship into the battleground with the new Tactical Pet Companion feature available in Battle Royale, DMZ, and Multiplayer.

Tactical pets, like the currently available BlackCell Operator Arthur’s Merlin, cannot be harmed in any way or shot during the finishing move animation. They will not interfere with fights or attack enemy players either.

BlackCell Operator's pet Merlin in Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone 2 Season 5
BlackCell’s Arthur pet Merlin is the first Tactical Pet Companion introduced within the game.

According to the blog‘s wording, it’s highly likely that we’ll see new Tactical Pet Companions in the future. Just like in previous Call of Duty titles, these companions may include not only dogs but also wolves, panthers, or even other types of deadly animals.

How to equip Tactical Pets Companion in MW2 & Warzone 2

To equip a Tactical Pet Companion in Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone 2, follow these steps:

  • Open the game
  • Head to the Customize Operator tab
  • Select the Operator you want to use, and tap square to open the Finishing Move tab
  • Once opened, equip the Bark and Bite finishing move

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