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.