2013

1. What is the Classic Ghost Multiplayer Character?

The Classic Ghost Character allows gamers to play Call of Duty®: Ghosts multiplayer as Simon “Ghost” Riley, one of the most iconic characters in Call of Duty® history. For customers who pre-order their copy of Ghosts at participating retailers, the Classic Ghost character will be a customization option in the game’s Create-a-Soldier system that allows you to change the appearance of your multiplayer character.

 

 

2. Where can I pre-order Call of Duty: Ghosts in order to receive the Classic Ghost Multiplayer Character?

The Classic Ghost Multiplayer Character is available at the following retailers when you pre-order Call of Duty: Ghosts.

 

 

Please note that this list may not be complete, and is subject to change. If you are unsure about a retailer’s participation and want to receive the Classic Ghost Multiplayer Character, be sure to ask before you pre-order.

• US – GameStop

• Canada – EB Games

• ANZ – EB Games

• UK – GAME

• France – Micromania

• Germany – MediaMarkt/Saturn

• Benelux – Game Mania

• Nordics – Elkjop

• Spain – MediaMarkt

• Italy – GameStop

• South Africa – BT Games, Kalahari.com, Takealot

• Greece – Plaisio, Public, Seven, Dixons, Cosmote, Indies

• Middle East - Jarir, Eagle, Extra, Virgin, Emax, Sharaf, Plugins, Al Ghanim, Modern

 

 

3. Once I’ve Pre-Ordered how do I get the Classic Ghost Multiplayer Character?

A code for redemption on your console will be provided by the retailer when picking up your copy of Call of Duty: Ghosts. For online customers, a code will be emailed to you shortly after your order ships.

 

 

4. On which platforms is the Classic Ghost Multiplayer Character?

The Classic Ghost Character will be available on XBOX 360, XBOX One, PS3, PS4 and PC.

 

 

Broadband internet connection, Xbox Live or PSN account, and console or pc as applicable required. Internet service provider or other third party charges may apply. All downloads are subject to the Activision Product License and Service Agreement and Privacy Policy available at www.activision.com

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Control the map and win the game. In place of the traditional UAV from previous titles, Call of Duty®: Ghosts introduces the SAT COM, a placeable satellite that relays enemy movements to your whole team.

 

Head over here for more information on SAT COM Pointstreak, and pre-order Call of Duty®: Ghosts now at http://www.callofduty.com/ghosts/wheretobuy

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Fearless and heavily armored, the Maniac Pointstreak spreads panic through enemy lines, charging headfirst and equipped with only a melee weapon. Found in the Assault Strike Package, the Maniac uses its high defense to get in close while shrugging off attacks. In the right hands, this Pointstreak can be invaluable to your team’s effort.

 

Head over here for more information on the Maniac Pointstreak, and pre-order Call of Duty®: Ghosts now at http://www.callofduty.com/ghosts/wheretobuy

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What is the Call of Duty®: Ghosts Eminem Special Price Offer?

Fans who purchase Call of Duty: Ghosts at participating retailers will get a limited time offer to buy the standard digital edition of Eminem's new album, “The Marshall Mathers LP2,” for a special reduced price. The album includes a bonus studio track, available only through this offer.

 

 

What is the pricing of the offer?

• USD $8.99 ($11.99 SRP)

• CAD $9.99 ($12.99 SRP)

• EUR 7.99  (9.99 SRP)

• AUD $12.99 ($16.99 SRP)

• NZD $14.99 ($17.99 SRP)

 

 

How long is the offer good for?

This is a limited time offer and must be redeemed by 11:59pm EST on November 19, 2013.

 

 

Where can I purchase Call of Duty: Ghosts in order to receive the Eminem Special Price Offer?

The Eminem Special Price Offer is available at the following retailers when you purchase Call of Duty: Ghosts.

 

 

Please note that this list may not be complete and is subject to change. If you are unsure about a retailer’s participation and want to receive the Eminem Special Price Offer, be sure to ask before you purchase.

• US – GameStop

• Canada – EB Games

• Australia – EB Games

• New Zealand - EB Games

• France - Micromania

• All Other European Territories  - GameStop

 

 

How do I redeem the offer?

A code will be provided on your receipt (where available) when you pick-up your copy of Call of Duty: Ghosts. For online customers, a code will be emailed to you shortly after your order ships. There will be instructions that will direct you to a Universal Music Group microsite (www.eminem.com/callofduty) where you redeem the code. Note that purchase of the album on the redemption site requires a credit card.

 

 

What if I already pre-ordered Call of Duty: Ghosts, will I get access to the Eminem Special Price offer too?

Yes, pre-ordering at a participating retailer will secure you access to the offer when you pick-up your copy of Call of Duty: Ghosts.

 

 

How are the files delivered?

Files will be delivered through the following platforms. Please note that this list may not be complete and is subject to change.

• North America – Topspin Media

• UK/Ireland – Venda

• Continental Europe – Seven Digital

• ANZ - Umusic

 

This is a very exciting year for Call of Duty® but also for gaming in general, with the next generation of consoles launching this November.  We know you have many questions when it comes to upgrade plans, stats and content migration, and the different options you have as a consumer to purchase and play the game.

 

 

That is why we have been working with our retail partners and console manufacturers for the past two years on solutions to help make your transition to next gen as seamless and easy as possible.  And we’re excited to be able to announce and provide more details on those programs today.

 

 

From next gen upgrades for just $10, to information on keeping your Season Pass content, profile, and stats with you as you transition, to a full line-up of retail options and digital editions – we’ve got you covered for Call of Duty: Ghosts.

 

 

Thank you for being the best and most loyal fans in the world, we can’t wait for you to experience Ghosts starting November 5th. Below are all of the current plans being offered, and we will continue to update you as more options become available – stay tuned. If you have any questions, please leave us a comment.

 

 

Xbox Next Gen Upgrade Offers

 

 

Introducing the Xbox Game Ahead Program

 

 

Gamers can purchase a disc-less dual-license digital version of Call of Duty: Ghosts at participating retailers for a suggested retail price of $69.99. This version will include the Xbox 360 digital version of Call of Duty: Ghosts, as well as the Xbox One digital version of Call of Duty: Ghosts – linked and unlocked via a user’s Xbox Live gamertag.  Look for more information on how to pre-order at participating retailers in the coming weeks.

 

 

Via the Game Ahead Program, players can also purchase a digital version of Call of Duty: Ghosts directly from the Xbox Live Marketplace for a suggested retail price of $59.99.  And, when ready to upgrade to Xbox One, you can purchase a digital Xbox One version of Call of Duty: Ghosts for a suggested retail price of just $10 on the Xbox Live Marketplace until March 31, 2014.

 

 

Other Retail Options to Upgrade to Xbox One

 

 

GameStop (US)

GameStop Power Up Rewards members are eligible to trade in their Xbox 360 copy of Call of Duty: Ghosts and get the Xbox One version for just $9.99. Offer valid until December 31st, 2013.  Visit http://www.gamestop.com/nextgenoffer for more details on this option.

 

 

GameStop (Various European Markets)

Trade in your copy of Call of Duty: Ghosts on Xbox 360 and purchase the Xbox One version for a significantly reduced upgrade fee. Offer valid until December 31st, 2013 or while supplies last. Go in-store for more details.

 

 

Amazon (US)

Until December 31, 2013 or while supplies last, trade in your copy of Call of Duty: Ghosts on Xbox 360 and get a $25 bonus credit toward your Xbox One version in addition to your trade-in value of at least $25. These special trade-in values are good for a limited time as quantities are limited. Click here for more information on how Amazon’s program works.

 

 

Best Buy (US)

Players who buy the Xbox 360 version of Call of Duty: Ghosts will receive a $10 coupon via e-mail valid towards the purchase of the Xbox One version of Call of Duty: Ghosts. Then, when ready to upgrade, players can exchange their Xbox 360 copy of the game for a minimum value of $40, which combined with the $10 coupon will allow them to get the Xbox One version for $9.99. Offer valid until December 31st, 2013. More information on this program can be found here.

 

 

GAME (UK)

GAME will be giving Xbox 360 players approximately £40 in trade in value when you upgrade to Call of Duty: Ghosts on Xbox One. Offer ends December 24th, 2013. Go to GAME for complete details and step-by-step instructions.

 

 

Microsoft Store (US)

Buy Call of Duty: Ghosts on Xbox 360 and you can trade-in later for the Xbox One version for only $9.99. The offer is valid at Microsoft Store locations until December 31st, 2013. Visit Microsoft.com for more details.

 

 

The above retail-driven programs are available for a limited time only; contact the applicable retailers for specific requirements.

 

PlayStation® Next Gen Upgrade Offers

 

Upgrade on PlayStation®4 Computer Entertainment System for Just $10

 

The PS4™ upgrade program is completely optional for our fans, and applies whether you buy a new PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system disc, or buy the game digitally from the PlayStation®Store for PS3™.

 

For a limited time, every new physical copy of Call of Duty: Ghosts for PS3 will include a flyer with a unique Sony code on it. Redeem the code packed into the PS3 version of the game on the PlayStation Store and download the PS4 version of the game for a suggested retail price of $10, €10 or £10 depending on territory.

 

Alternatively, if you buy the digital PS3 version of Call of Duty: Ghosts from the PlayStation Store, you will also be given the opportunity to upgrade to the PS4 version.  Simply go to the PlayStation store and purchase the discounted PS4 version for a suggested retail price of $10, €10 or £10 depending on territory. You will then be able to enjoy the PS3 version on your PS3, and the PS4 version on you PS4.

 

These offers must be redeemed, and upgrades purchased, no later than March 31st, 2014; offers available globally. More details about these programs will be coming soon.

 

 

 

Other Retail Options to Upgrade to PlayStation 4

 

 

GameStop (Various European Markets)

Trade in your copy of Call of Duty: Ghosts on PS3 and purchase the PS4 version for a significantly reduced upgrade fee. Offer valid until December 31st, 2013 or while supply lasts. Go in-store for more details.

 

 

GAME (UK)

GAME will be giving PS3 players approximately £40 in trade in value when you upgrade to Call of Duty: Ghosts on PS4. Offer ends December 24th, 2013. Go to GAME for complete details and step-by-step instructions.

 

 

The above retail-driven programs are available for a limited time only; contact the applicable retailers for specific requirements.

 

 

Your In-Game Stats and Profiles Transition With You

 

Whether you transition from Xbox 360 to Xbox One, or PS3 to PS4, your Call of Duty: Ghosts stats, unlocks, and more will seamlessly go with you, and be ready when you are.  Utilizing your free Call of Duty account, which over 20 million of you already have by signing up for Call of Duty: ELITE, you can carry your profile with you from Xbox 360 to Xbox One and back again, or from PS3 to PS4 and back. It’s that easy.  And if you don’t already have an account, it’s really easy to get one for free. Click here to sign up now or you can sign up in game when you boot up Call of Duty: Ghosts.

 

 

Your Season Pass Upgrades at No Additional Cost

 

 

Priced at a suggested retail price of $49.99, £34.99, or €49.99, the Call of Duty: Ghosts Season Pass will upgrade to next-gen (from Xbox 360 to Xbox One, and from PS3 to PS4) at no additional cost.  Offer is valid until May 31st, 2014.

 

 

The Call of Duty: Ghosts Season Pass is now available for pre-order on the Xbox Live Marketplace, PlayStation Store and at participating PC digital download retailers. The Season Pass includes access to four Call of Duty: Ghosts DLC Map Packs, each delivering a collection of fresh Call of Duty: Ghosts multiplayer content and more. Gamers who purchase the Season Pass will also receive the Team Leader digital content pack that includes a unique multiplayer character head, weapon camo, reticle, player patch, player card and player background.

 

 

A Variety of Digital Versions Available for Purchase

 

 

In addition, we are also excited to announce the full slate of Call of Duty: Ghosts digital versions across multiple gaming platforms – an array of compelling options from which gamers can choose.

 

 

Call of Duty: Ghosts will be available for digital download on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system and PC on November 5, 2013. Pre-orders are available now on the PlayStation Store and participating PC digital download retailers.

 

 

The game will also be available for download on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 when those consoles launch later this year. All digital versions of the Call of Duty: Ghosts base game will have a suggested retail price of $59.99, £59.99, or €69.99.

 

 

Also available for purchase is the Call of Duty: Ghosts Digital Hardened Edition. The Digital Hardened Edition gives players an assortment of bonus digital content in addition to the digital download of Call of Duty: Ghosts.  It includes the Call of Duty: Ghosts Season Pass with the Team Leader digital content pack, bonus in-game Ghosts Insignia Pack and Digital Hardened Edition In-Game Item Pack.

 

 

The Call of Duty: Ghosts Digital Hardened Edition is available for a suggested retail price of $119.99, and will be available for PS3 and PC on November 5th, as well as for Xbox One and PS4 later this year. Pre-orders are available now on the PlayStation Store and participating PC digital download retailers.

 

Call of Duty: Ghosts takes the critically-acclaimed franchise into the next generation. New world. New story. New, next-gen engine. Pre-order now at http://www.callofduty.com/ghosts/wheretobuy