The Warzone 2 map was revealed at Call of Duty Next, bringing classic Modern Warfare 2 maps as POIs in the brand-new Al Mazrah map.
Warzone 2 is scheduled for release on November 16 and Call of Duty fans have received fresh battle royale information from the Call of Duty Next event. Warzone 2 will not shy away from innovation as the sequel will new circle mechanics, a new backpack system, and so much more.
Despite the new mechanics that should alter gameplay, players also got their first official look at the new Warzone 2 map, Al Mazrah. While certain interesting POIs were leaked a while back, we finally got confirmation that classic Modern Warfare 2 (2009) maps will be found across Al Mazrah.
Warzone 2 Al Mazrah map overview
Warzone 2 will take players to a desert region called Al Mazrah and will be the biggest map they’ve ever made, featuring various landscapes including bodies of water, deserts, and urban buildings.
Al Mazrah will feel like the most vibrant Warzone map to date, as the new AI will bring the location to life.
While content creators at Call of Duty Next were able to test an Alpha version of Warzone 2, the early iteration did not detract from the excitement. Most players were most excited about nostalgic Call of Duty maps making a return as several Al Mazrah POIs.
Every Warzone 2 Al Mazrah map POI
- Taraq Village
- Rohan Oil
- Al Mazrah City
- Sa’id City
- Al Sharim Pass
- Abkdar Village
- Sawah Village
- Sarrif Bay
Nostalgia is a powerful component of the Call of Duty franchise, and most players have fond memories of 2009’s Modern Warfare 2. For this reason, players are bound to be excited by the fact that Highrise, Terminal, Quarry, and Modern Warfare 3’s Dome are part of the Warzone 2 map.
Highrise and Terminal, in particular, were two of the most popular Modern Warfare 2 maps. Previously, leaks hinted that these maps would play a part in Warzone 2, but we finally have confirmation that they’re Al Mazrah POIs.
It’s also rumored that these classic maps turned Warzone POIs will make their way to Modern Warfare 2 multiplayer at some point, but this has yet to be confirmed.
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