❘ Issued: 2022-11-01T21:39:03
❘ Updated: 2022-11-01T21:39:14
Modern Warfare 2 has beaten MW3 as the most successful CoD launch of all time, but can you play the blockbuster with friends on other platforms? Here’s everything you need to know about MW2 cross-play on PlayStation, Xbox, PC and more.
Infinity Ward struck gold with Modern Warfare 2, delivering over $800 million worldwide in sales after the first three days of its release. Despite solid sales figures, breaking bugs, removed features, and UI complaints keep fans from fully onboarding.
Having the ability to play with friends makes it easy to overlook small things.
Modern Warfare 2019 introduced cross-play to the CoD franchise. Has the revolutionary feature returned to the highly anticipated sequel?
Here’s everything you need to know about playing with friends on other platforms in Modern Warfare 2.
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Does Modern Warfare 2 have crossplay?
Simply put, yes, Modern Warfare 2 does support cross-platform play. The Call of Duty franchise has come a long way since its strictly same-generation only party gameplay.
Fortunately, MW2 allows players to team up on all but one platform. Whether playing on Xbox Series S|X, PC or PlayStation 5, it’s easy to get into a game together.
How to turn on MW2 crossplay
To get the necessary details to be able to make friends with Activision’s helpful service:
- You will need to go to the ‘Options’ menu.
- Go to ‘Account.’
- Make sure that crossplay is enabled.
- From here, you can see your hashtagged username that your friends can enter in the game and vice versa.
This extends across all platforms and will make it easy to create parties where you can chat using the in-game chat.
Does MW2 crossplay work for Nintendo Switch?
unfortunately, Modern Warfare 2 is not available for Switch users.
Now that you know how to take advantage of cross-platform features, you can check out some other guides we’ve compiled for Modern Warfare 2:
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