“This is not a stupid ‘conspiracy theory’ that I have. It is actually true.”
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare players have contacted Activision for “fake” claims about the weekend’s double XP promotional event.
“This is not a stupid ‘conspiracy theory’ that I have. It’s actually true, at least in multiplayer,” said u / Radeni (thanks, Dexerto).
“For those of you who play Hardpoint, you know that if you are on the Hardpoint the moment it appears, there are 450 XP, so with double XP 900XP (as before), but this time it always is 450XP yet. I hope I̵
The 2x XP and Tiers are fake. All XP have been halved, so 2x XP gives you what you would normally do. by r / modernwarfare
The post, which was rated positive almost 19,000 times at the time of writing, has received over a thousand comments from players who agree with the OP.
“Dude, it’s so annoying. I played for hours for free in those two days. And I felt like I wasn’t going to get levels faster, but I wasn’t sure, so I went on. What a shit,” said a commentator.
“I used a token to see if it would improve, and there was no difference in the XP. It also didn’t increase the boost time, so it’s definitely flawed in some way,” added another added.
So far, there has been no formal response from developer Infinity Ward or Activision on any of the company’s social media channels, but we will keep you updated.
In related news, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare recently added a new map with the midweek update. There’s a rat problem … exploding rats, to be precise …