Modern Warfare 3 multiplayer launches this week, and we’ve got a guide on how you can play the game early.
Modern Warfare 3 multiplayer New Zealand trick: How to change your console location
This exploit only currently works on Xbox, but it’s very easy to do.
- Head to the settings menu
- Go to the system tab
- Go to language and location
- Change the location of your console to New Zealand
- Fully restart the Xbox
- Launch the game from your library
- Change your Activision account location to New Zealand
Doing this will allow you to play the game from 12 BST on Thursday, October 9, instead of Friday, October 10.
Our review in progress of Modern Warfare 3’s single-player called the game a series low point.
“Sold as a pre-order bonus and given about as much thought, Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3’s single player offering is a short, shallow waste of time that feels less like a video game and more like a contractual obligation.”
Microsoft completed its $69 billion acquisition of Activision Blizzard last month, following over a year of legal battles to push the deal through.
Microsoft and PlayStation signed a binding agreement this year to keep Call of Duty on PlayStation following the acquisition, and Xbox boss Phil Spencer later reiterated Xbox’s pledge to maintain “100% parity” for Call of Duty across all platform