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May 18, 2021

Call of Duty adds John McClane and Rambo as ’80s Action Heroes event kicks off in Warzone, Black Ops, and Mobile

From Press Release:

Two incredible ‘80s Action Heroes are crashing Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, Call of Duty: Warzone and Call of Duty: Mobile this week with an unmissable and explosive mid-season update.

One is John McClane, a New York cop who arrives at a holiday party turned hostage situation. He’s the hero of the Die Hard films, one of the most iconic action movie series of all time.

The other is Rambo, a man double-crossed while on a clandestine mission and left to fight on his own in Rambo: First Blood Part II, which continued to inspire countless action movies since its release in 1985.

The ’80s Action Heroes event kicks off with limited-time bundles and game modes, in addition to the weapons, maps, and other features already expected during this season. This content will be live on May 19 at 9 PM PT, following updates to Black Ops Cold War on May 18 at 9 PM PT, in Warzone on May 19 at 9 PM PT and in Call of Duty: Mobile on May 20 at 5pm PT.

The ‘80s Action Heroes Event includes:

  • Operators Rambo and John McClane (Warzone and Cold War)
  • Warzone Content
  • New Points of Interest
  • Nakatomi Plaza
  • Survival Camps
  • CIA Outpost
  • Power Grab – Limited-Time Mode
  • New Killstreak – Combat Bow
  • Weapon – Ballistic Knife
  • Cold War Content
  • Two New Multiplayer Maps
  • Standoff (6v6)
  • Duga (Multi-Team)
  • New Game Modes and Medals
  • Die Hardpoint
  • Rambo’s Gun Game
  • Multi-Team Elimination
  • Action Movie-Inspired Medals
  • Zombies
  • New Main Quest, Orda World Event and more in Outbreak
  • Cranked 2: No Time to Crank – Limited-Time Mode
  • New Custom Mod Support, Mystery Box Weapons and Weapon Buffs
  • Warzone and Cold War Content
  • Two New Weapons – Baseball Bat and AMP63 Pistol
  • ‘80s Action Heroes In-Game Challenge Event
  • New Store Bundles
  • Call of Duty: Mobile Content
  • New Multiplayer Limited-Time Game Mode: Gums Blazing
  • Die Hard and Rambo Store Bundles

Head to the Call of Duty Blog post for more information on the ‘80s Action Heroes Event, including file sizes: https://www.callofduty.com/blog/2021/05/80s-Action-Heroes-Rambo-and-John-McClane-across-Call-of-Duty