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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

by Activision
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2.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (453 customer reviews)

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  • Epic single-player campaign picks up immediately following the thrilling events from Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare
  • The definitive multiplayer experience returns, with a host of new perks and enhancements
  • New cooperative SpecOps mode, the perfect combination of Modern Warfare's single player intensity and the addictive replayability of its multiplayer
  • Special Ops Mode allows two players, either alone or with a friend, to engage in unique mission play and features split-screen functionality
  • Modern Warfare 2 contains new and updated weapons, new weapons attachments, and a variant of the multiplayer weapons customisation system from Call of Duty 4, now available in the single player campaign

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  • Platform:   Windows XP / 7 / Vista
  • BBFC Rating: Suitable for 18 years and over Suitable for 18 years and over. Not for sale to persons under age 18. By placing an order for this product, you declare that you are 18 years of age or over.
  • Media: CD-ROM
  • Item Quantity: 1

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Platform: PC | Edition: Normal
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  • ASIN: B0021AETOU
  • Item Weight: 122 g
  • Release Date: 10 Nov 2009
  • Average Customer Review: 2.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (453 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,018 in PC & Video Games (See Top 100 in PC & Video Games)

Product Description

Platform: PC | Edition: Normal

Manufacturer's Description

The call of duty needs answering once again, as the blockbusting first person shooter series returns to the modern day. A direct sequel to Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, you now play new character Sgt Gary "Roach" Sanderson. Your commander is "Soap" from the first game as you join a multinational anti-terrorist squad out to stop Russian ultra nationalists.

Watch your squad grow from inexperienced rookies to veteran warriors
A snowmobile race is just one of the new vehicle sections
Modern Warfare 2 is a direct sequel to Call of Duty 4
You'll journey all around the world in the fight against terrorism

The story mode features an even more varied series of locales than before, including a snowbound mission that starts with a daredevil mountain climb and ends with a high speed snowmobile chase as you make your escape. With other levels set in Afghanistan, Rio de Janeiro and even underwater this has more action than a dozen Hollywood blockbusters.

But that's just the single player mode - the multiplayer is even more ground-breaking than before, with new co-op options and even more rewards and perks for competitive play.

Key Features
  • Call of Warfare - Stunning cinematic action, including new underwater missions, new gadgets such as the motion detector and new vehicles including snowmobiles and more.
  • Rough guide - Massive globe-spanning adventure sees you travelling to the deserts of Afghanistan, the slums of Rio de Janerio and the wilderness of Russia.
  • Bigger world - New larger levels allow you to tackle missions however you want: will you try a frontal assault or a more stealthy approach from another angle?
  • Special co-op - New Special Ops mode will introduce two player co-operative play for the first time, in a series of non-story missions.
  • Be the best - Competitive multiplayer is even bigger and better than before, with new kill streak rewards that unlock everything from supply drops to a AC-130 gunship attack.
About the Developer: Infinity Ward
After working on Medal of Honor: Allied Assault for EA, Infinity Ward's first game as their own company was fellow World War II title Call of Duty. Since then the California company has never had time to do anything else, as the ongoing series has become one of the best-selling of all time.

Minimum System Requirements:
Operating System:
Microsoft Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7 (Windows 95/98/ME/2000 are unsupported)
Processor: Intel Pentium 4 3.2 GHz or AMD Athlon 64 3200+ processor or better supported
Memory: 1 GB RAM
Graphics: 256 MB NVIDIA GeForce 6600GT or better or ATI Radeon 1600XT or better
DirectX®: Microsoft DirectX(R) 9.0c
Hard Drive: 12GB of free hard drive space
Sound: 100% DirectX 9.0c compatible sound card
Internet: Broadband connection required for Multiplayer Connectivity. Internet Connection required for activation

Product Description

Modern Warfare 2, the sequel to the Multiplayer Game of the Year winner 'Call Of Duty 4: Modern Warfare', continues the gripping and heart-racing saga with an unprecedented level of action as players face off against a new threat dedicated to bringing the world to the brink of collapse.

  • Call of Warfare: Stunning cinematic action, including new underwater missions, new gadgets such as the motion detector and new vehicles including snowmobiles and more.
  • Rough guide: Massive globe-spanning adventure sees you travelling to the deserts of Afghanistan, the slums of Rio de Janerio and the wilderness of Russia.
  • Bigger world: New larger levels allow you to tackle missions however you want: will you try a frontal assault or a more stealthy approach from another angle?
  • Special co-op: New Special Forces mode will introduce two player co-operative play for the first time, in a series of non-story missions
  • Be the best: Competitive multiplayer is even bigger and better than before, with all-new rewards for everyone from raw recruits to the most experienced players.

Minimum System Requirements

OS: Windows Vista/XP. Processor: AMD 64 3200+ or Intel Pentium 4 3.0GHz or better. Memory: 16GB free hard drive space/512MB RAM (XP)/1GB RAM (Vista). Video Card: Shader 3.0 or better 256MB nVidia GeForce 6600GT/ATI Radeon 1600XT or better.


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16 of 16 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Great fun. Multi-player can be frustrating. 26 May 2010
Platform for Display:PC|Edition:Normal
Fun: 4.0 out of 5 stars   
I really enjoyed the single-player campaign though I don't think the story line was quite as strong as COD4. But the situations are undeniably original and well crafted if a little disjointed. I bought a physical copy for myself and a Steam one for my son so we could go through the co-op missions together (using mumble for comms). This was great fun, except perhaps for trying to tackle the juggernauts with just a knife and explosives! - kinda pointless.

Although there is clearly some axe-grinding going on elsewhere in these reviews from the hardcore PC gaming community (I'm all for anti-piracy measures if they don't get in the way of playing the game) I would definitely echo a lot of the shortcomings highlighted in the multi-player strategy. The system simply is not robust enough. If you spend an hour on-line you can easily find you've spent half that time trying to join or re-join a game. There's a variety of error messages that come out if your game connection fails but there's little you can do about any of them and the net result is the same: you're not having fun.

I can see why they went down the 'player server' route - they supposedly retain control and it's pretty much infinitely scalable. But it's reliability is fundamentally flawed as well as not achieving what must have been a key objective: stopping cheaters.

In spite of all this, if you can get into (and stay in) a game and if there are no cheaters and if you have a reasonable ping and if you are in the zone, on-line is a whole lot of fun.
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224 of 240 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Finished With it... lag perk unlocked! 13 Nov 2009
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Fun: 3.0 out of 5 stars   
First of i want to say that i really thought the single player part of the game was very impressive. The story line and gameplay i give it 5 stars gladly. I enjoyed it from start to finish.

However the single player is only a small part of what i wanted as i have been playing online games for years now, Sadly as much i really wanted to like this game the new IWNET system where the game is hosted on players home PC's it a terrible failure. At the moment i have reached level 42 so have have some experience of it.

The problem is lag about 50% of games i played the connection either fails totally or you get host migrated to another players PC,When waiting in the lobby for a game to start it drops the connection when it cannot connect to the host and you start over, Insead of using a server browser and popping onto a dedicated one where all your mates hang out. This lag and constant interuptions has ruined the gameplay for me. I am on an 8 meg line and when i play other games on properly run dedicated server this is not a issue as it happens very rarely.

The final tipping point came today is when the Aimbotters turned up, And with killcam there is no dispute when you see it snap to the players head and delivers a perfect shot every time, And since this is IWNET using valve anti cheat there are no Server admins to kick/ban them.

Why The developers thought IWNET and Valve anti cheat would fair any better than previous games is a mystery, Anybody who has played counter strike that uses VAC will know that Server admins where always kicking ainbotters/speedhackers etc because VAC couldent, So the reason for this i must assume is is cost related but in the history of online gaming there are always 2 constants.
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35 of 38 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Not so good... 30 Nov 2009
Platform for Display:PC|Edition:Normal
Fun: 2.0 out of 5 stars   
Modern Warfare 2 will be very familiar for those who played the original Modern Warfare...and that's because the game hasn't moved on much, and, in fact, gotten worse...

The first person story game is okay, I'll play it once...but the on-line multi-player experience is terrible.

Gone are the dedicated servers, the quick game joins, the glorious 40 player games, the occasional cheat (because the server admin kicked him and his winging mate...

All replaced with peer to peer hosting (read: laggy), automatic (read: poor) player matching, the maximum 18 player (9v9) games, and the occasional honest player, who, like you, has stumbled into a bot v. bot battle of the cheat...

I am now praying to the God of Honest Players that a dedicated server will be released, along with stronger anti-cheat measures, so that this emptiness I feel will go away....

But they have my money now...I don't think I'll ever feel as if it wasn't conned out of my pocket...
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14 of 15 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Much worse than I thought 10 Nov 2009
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Fun: 1.0 out of 5 stars   
I decided to ignore the millions of gamers that cried about the choices made by Infinity ward made, thinking that it wouldn't be as bad as the community thoguht I would become... but Modern Warfare 2 is much worse than I thought, and worse than Call of Duty 4.

I do not understand why there can only be atmost 18 players at a match in MW2, when it has been the standard at least 32 players allowed (with many games even with over 128 players at the same time).

Modern Warfare 2's multiplayer in general is crappy. I have suffered many disconnects during matches, and couldn't even log on to multiplayer for several minutes. Also, despite the claims of Infinity Ward, it isn't faster to enter a match in MW2 than COD4, and the LAG is worse than any other shooter I've played on PC recently.

Save your money and buy Call of Duty 4 instead, which is a better game in my opinion.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great game. Quick delivery
Great game. Quick delivery. 5star.
Published 5 days ago by Patricia Eileen Bayfield
5.0 out of 5 stars Thank you Call of Duty for ruining my business and my domestic life!
Following on from my business going down the pan thanks to COD 2, we purchased this knowing it was a bad idea! Read more
Published 11 days ago by Cpt Tact
5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic!
Absolutely Great!

I remember this game playing it on my Xbox 360. It's still the same as then as I use a program to play with my controller (I can't use keyboard and... Read more
Published 12 days ago by Lee Doherty
2.0 out of 5 stars An "OK" product
I bought Modern Warfare 2 but the Steam product key has already been used. Should of included that in the description of the product
Published 28 days ago by Matteo Demelas
5.0 out of 5 stars Nice game, it was
It was a really nice game. Hehe well I played them 5 years ago though, it's hard to find someone in the multiplayer servers nowadays..
Published 2 months ago by Mehmet Kutalmış OKUR
5.0 out of 5 stars Great game
Veery good game and can still be a pain to find new at good price, thank you seller for a great price and a great classic game. Multiplayer still lives on!
Published 2 months ago by ME VERRIER
3.0 out of 5 stars Just too short....
Im writing this review as regards the single player campaign. First of all its a follow up of the excellent Call of Duty Modern Warfare which came out way back in 2007... Read more
Published 3 months ago by sim
5.0 out of 5 stars Played more than 200 hours..
Amazing game played it on both PS3 And PC. Best Cod game they made it more fun than Modern warefare 1. Read more
Published 4 months ago by TSDREX
5.0 out of 5 stars One of the best online FPS game's I've owned!
I purchased this in July 2010 and had much fun with it for about a year. This game deserves a review even in 2014 because of its brilliant multiplayer experience and good single... Read more
Published 4 months ago by Ronnie
5.0 out of 5 stars Had weeks worth of play time - love it
i had this game first on xbox 360 for a year or do (loved it) then moved on to the superior platform that is PC gaming and continued to love it . Read more
Published 5 months ago by C. Fortune
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