GameStop and Activision Team Up for the Launch of CoD: Modern Warfare

October 24, 2019
GameStop and Activision Team Up for the Launch of CoD: Modern Warfare

The best-pre-selling game of 2019 at GameStop, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, hits store shelves on October 25. Through a collaboration with Activision, GameStop is celebrating the launch of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare by hosting a series of exclusive in-store events and providing an original live stream panel with Infinity Ward developers only available at GameStop. Also, GameStop will be offering exclusive Call of Duty: Modern Warfare game deals.

GameStop is the official command center for everything Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. Hands down, we are the one-stop shop for Call of Duty fans looking to find the best exclusive deals and we are taking over this launch weekend by providing customers a fun and interactive experience with this popular franchise,” said Eric Bright, Vice President of Merchandising for GameStop.

Teaming up with Activision, GameStop is transforming its West Hollywood store into a Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Command Center – providing fans with a fun experiential journey designed and produced by Midnight Oil Agency. Customers can expect to see a vehicle crashed into the storefront, Call of Duty 3D photo opportunities, hands-on play and much more.

We are proud to be teaming with GameStop to bring the best of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare to our passionate fanbase,” said Aaron Brinkman, Activision Blizzard Vice President of Sales. “Whether it’s the exclusive ‘Dark’ and ‘Precision Edition’ collector’s editions, exclusive Call of Duty consumer products or the massive in-store launch events, GameStop is the premiere destination for the Modern Warfare launch this week.”

The Launch Night Activation event will be held at GameStop’s West Hollywood store on October 24 with the following schedule:

- 5:15 PM – 6 PM PST: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare live stream panel discussion

- 6 PM – 9 PM PST: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Command Center experiential journey is open to the public

Video game journalist and industry expert Geoff Keighley will lead a live Q/A panel discussion with Infinity Ward developers, where fans will get a peek into the behind-the-scenes making of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. For fans physically unable to attend the launch party at the West Hollywood store, all GameStop retail locations will stream the panel discussion through GameStop TV, scheduled to run on Thursday, Oct. 24th at approximately 5:15 pm PST and a second time at 8:15 pm PST, west coast only.

GameStop customers can experience the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare interactive takeover all weekend (Oct. 25-27) during regular store hours at GameStop retail store in West Hollywood.