What are Special Zombies in MW3?

Joseph Pascoulis
disciple in mw3 zombies

If you’re searching for a specific type of enemy in MW3 Zombies, you may want to know what Special Zombies are. Here’s everything you need to know about special Zombies in MW3, so you can complete challenges.

Modern Warfare 3 introduced the first-ever Zombies experience for the Modern Warfare saga, allowing players to complete story missions and contracts to get better equipment.

Whether through Weekly Challenges or the mode’s missions, players will often find themselves tasked with challenges to complete in Zombies.

If you’ve been tasked with killing Special Zombies in Modern Warfare 3 Zombies, here’s everything you need to know.

What are Special Zombies in Modern Warfare 3?

In MW3, Special Zombies are Mimics, Manglers, and Disciples, which are bigger and harder to defeat than normal Zombies given their special capabilities.

They usually appear in Medium and High Threat Zones or as part of Bounty Contracts in the Low Threat Zone.

Mimic MW3 Warzone
Mimics are a type of Special Zombie in MW3.

How to find Special Zombies in MW3

The easiest way to find Special Zombies in MW3 is by starting an Escort Contract in the Medium or High Threat Zones. This Contract requires you to protect a vehicle, but as you do so, loads of Manglers and Mimics will also spawn.

If you’re looking to kill Special Zombies to complete a challenge this is the way to do it. You can also go straight to the High Level Threat Zone to test your strength, as you’ll also find plenty there.

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