Introducing BlackCell, the Battle Pass, and Bundles for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III and Call of Duty: Warzone Season 1

Season 1 of Modern Warfare III is officially here, bringing a variety of flaming-hot Operator Skins, Weapon Blueprints, and more across the Season 1 Battle Pass. Get intel on the new content, including the new BlackCell’s Abolisher Operator, new free functional weapons, and more launching with Season 1 on December 7. Full details available on our blog.


Announcing the Season 1 Battle Pass

The debut season for Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® III and Call of Duty: Warzone™ is set to deliver some incredible new content across all three modes combined with a Battle Pass featuring new Elite Operator Skins, fiery Weapon Blueprints, and more.


The Season 1 Battle Pass features 100+ rewards, including three new free functional weapons and a new Aftermarket Part. Purchase the full Battle Pass for 1,100 COD Points to access all the Season 1 Battle Pass content, or get BlackCell for additional rewards, Battle Token Tier Skips, and more.

Read on for intel covering the awesome new content you’ll find in this season’s Battle Pass, starting with BlackCell’s premium offering.

BlackCell Season 1


Kick off the inaugural season for Modern Warfare III with the Season 1 premium BlackCell offering, featuring the following items and rewards:


The Battle Pass: Pick up BlackCell for full access to the Season 1 Battle Pass plus 20 Battle Token Tier Skips. The full Battle Pass includes up to 1,400 COD Points within 100 Tiers of unlockable content from Battle Pass progress.


BlackCell includes an exclusive BlackCell Sector within the Battle Pass AO serving as an alternative starting location. Once unlocked, the BlackCell Sector instantly grants you 1,100 COD Points, the new BlackCell Operator Abolisher, and the following:


The animated “Man O’ War” Haymaker Shotgun Weapon Blueprint featuring Blood Rose Tracers and the Blood Rose Petal Dismemberment Death Effect.


The “War Horse” Vehicle Skin for the new Coyote (shown above); and the “Flexed Upon” Operator Finishing Move.

This exclusive BlackCell Sector within the Battle Pass AO also serves as an alternative starting location.

Modern Warfare III Vault Edition owners can activate their free BlackCell Battle Pass and unlock the entire content, as well as 50 Tier Skips.

Take Out the Competition with BlackCell’s Abolisher


Little is known about this mysterious BlackCell Operator, although if the glowing night vision goggles, black and gold armor, and overall menacing look are any indication, this is one Operator you don’t want to mess with.

Purchase the Battle Pass to Unlock Makarov’s Right-Hand Man


Whether you purchase the BlackCell offering or the standard Battle Pass for 1,100 COD Points, you will instantly unlock the Nolan Operator Skin as part of the Bonus Sector.


The Bonus Sector also features the new Dokkaebi Operator. A skilled spy and robotics engineer, Dokkaebi is Konni Group’s eye in the sky, executing drone attacks for Nolan and Makarov. Also unlock the “Launch Control” Striker 9 SMG Weapon Blueprint; the “Hands Off the Merchandise” Operator Finishing Move; and a 10% Battle Pass boost.

BlackCell owners will also unlock an alternate animated black and gold Operator Skin for Nolan and Dokkaebi.

Additional Battle Pass Skins

Access a variety of new tactical Operator Skins, all of which are paired with their own animated BlackCell alternate Skins.

“Foliage” Skins for Jet [Sector A2]


Battle Pass Skin: Gear up with a Mil-Sim look featuring full-body camo and a cape designed to match the color and texture of fallen leaves.

BlackCell Additional Skin: Trade the camo for a sleek all-black outfit featuring gold trimming, a hood and mask, and animated textures.

“Sigma” Skins for BBQ [Sector A17]


Battle Pass Skin: Be the first to breach the enemy’s position with full body armor, a metal face mask, and jacket to survive even the coldest temperatures.

BlackCell Additional Skin: Become even more menacing with this BlackCell alternate skin featuring an all-black mask and a black ghillie suit supported by chest armor, a pauldron, and kneepads.

See the full list of additional Battle Pass skins on our blog.

New Free Functional Weapons

Unlock three new free functional weapons plus a new Aftermarket Part in Sectors A4, A7, A12, and A14. Full list of weapons listed on our blog.

XRK Stalker Sniper Rifle (Sector A4, HVT, Free)


Stalk your prey and lay them out with this tactical sniper rifle chambered in .50 Cal.

For one-hit eliminations, look no further. The XRK Stalker Sniper Rifle deals massive damage and is highly customizable to support multiple playstyles.

RAM-7 Assault Rifle (Sector A7, Free)


Exceptionally compact, this bullpup assault rifle sports a lightweight, polymer frame and is chambered in versatile 5.56.

When you need power and mobility, the RAM-7 deals solid damage at close and medium range and in controlled bursts can compete from afar.

JAK Purifier Aftermarket Part (Sector A14, Free)


Blast your enemies until well-done with this underbarrel flamethrower. The JAK Purifier AMP is compatible with several weapons, including multiple Assault Rifles, Battle Rifles, and the Riveter Shotgun.

New Weapon Blueprints, Vehicle Skins, Additional Content


The Season 1 Battle Pass features 20 Weapon Blueprints and a Vehicle Skin for the new offroad Coyote. In addition, expect a wide variety of impressive-looking Loading Screens, Emblems, Calling Cards, Decals, Charms, Finishing Moves, and Zombie Acquisitions (including Ammo Mods, Aether Tools, and Refined Aetherium Crystals)

Weapon Blueprints

Many of the impressive variety of Blueprints across the Battle Pass allow you to collect armaments in a number of different themes, depending on your stylistic preferences, and each comes with attachments you can inspect. See the full list of Weapon Blueprints on our blog.

Charcoal/Molten Red


These Weapon Blueprints look like they were just taken out of the forge with a molten animated texture that alternately spreads and recedes over the cracked black design.

M25Tek Industries


Wrapped in a matt finish from M25Tek Industries with a main metallic gray finish and yellow, white, and red accents.

Weapons with Additional BlackCell Blueprints

The black-and-gold-emblazoned alternate BlackCell Blueprints featuring Blood Rose Tracers and a Blood Rose Dismemberment Death Effect are available for six Weapon Blueprints within the Battle Pass. Note that the regular Battle Pass Blueprints, and their BlackCell variants come with differing attachments, allowing for ultimate flexibility:

Hot Caution — MCW Assault Rifle (Sector A1, BlackCell Alternate Option)


Eliminate enemies with this modern black and orange Assault Rifle Blueprint with its reload quickness plus improved aim walking speed and Tac-Stance spread. The BlackCell variant is undetectable by radar, has impressive firing aim stability, and excellent gun kick control.

Firewalker — Vehicle (Sector A6)


Hop into a black and orange version of the new Coyote Vehicle arriving in Season 1. This new lightly armored offroad vehicle provides the perfect transportation within Urzikstan, including a mounted machine gun to eliminate oncoming threats.

Complete the Battle Pass for Completion Sector Tier 100 Rewards

Complete 100% of the map by conquering all Sectors to access the final Completion Sector, featuring 300 COD Points to spend toward your next Battle Pass or Store Bundle purchase, "The Furnace” animated Weapon Blueprint for the MTZ-556 AR, and the following Nolan skins:

“Scorcher” Skins for Nolan


Nolan prepares for his trial by fire with this Operator Skin, featuring animated flames over his hands, feet, and metallic skull mask.

BlackCell Additional Skin: The flames burn even hotter in the BlackCell version of this Operator Skin, featuring red flames engulfing Nolan’s skull mask along with the signature BlackCell gold and smoke animated textures.

Store Highlights: Dune, Santa Gnaws, and More

Season 1 brings some incredible new Store Bundles with something for everyone, whether you’re spreading holiday cheer and fear as Santa Gnaws, utilizing Bundles with Operator Ultra Skins or Weapon Mastercrafts, or choosing from a variety of other themed content.

What are Mastercraft Weapons and Ultra Operator Skins?

Mastercraft Weapons: Expect changes to the style and shape of the weapon compared to its base version, along with enhanced visual effects and possibly a unique weapon inspect.

Ultra Operator Skins: Expect an impressive reactive or special element to the skin.

Tracer Pack: Dune Part Two — Paul Atreides and Feyd-Rautha Operator Bundle (Dune 2)


The “Paul Atreides” Operator Skin comes armed with two Weapon Blueprints featuring Spice Tracers: the “Fremen Fighter” Assault Rifle and the “Desert Maula” Handgun. Or get up close with the “Crysknife” Melee Weapon Blueprint, carved from the tooth of a sandworm. And when you catch your enemy unaware, eliminate them with the “Chip and Shatter” Finishing Move.

Tracer Pack: Santa Gnaws Ultra Skin


Ho ho — Ahhh! Dread the Halls with this twisted holiday special featuring the “Undead Santa” Operator Skin for Klaus equipped with the “Mad Red Menace” Assault Rifle Blueprint and the “Naughty List” SMG Weapon Blueprint, both featuring Horrifying Holiday Tracers. Turn Zombies into allies with three Brain Rot Ammo Mod Acquisitions.

Scare away all the bad kids with the “Santa’s Undead Army” Large Decal, the “Dead Cold” Weapon Charm, and the “Checking It Twice” Emblem. For some classic holiday cheer, equip the “Jolly Old Elf” Weapon Sticker.

New Weapon: Beach Boomin’


Ride the wave of victory with the animated “Get Glowing” Weapon Blueprint for the new XRK Stalker Sniper Rifle releasing alongside Season 1. Deploy in stylish scuba gear using the “Wetsuit” Operator Skin for Raptor and equip the “Neon Filament” Assault Rifle Weapon Blueprint for closer battles.

Tracer Pack: Echo Endo Ecstatic Entropy Mastercraft


Feel the beat and go wild with the hard partying “Cyber Cat” Operator Skin for Jet, featuring topline cyber-tactical gear. This Bundle features three Weapon Blueprints with VwV Tracers and the Kawaii Endo Dismemberment Death Effect: the “Sweet Siren” SMG Weapon Blueprint, including the WSP Akimbo Brace Stock Aftermarket Part; the “Menace Beat” Assault Rifle Blueprint; and the “Sheer Lunacy” LMG Weapon Blueprint.

New Bundle: Painted Alebrije


Inspired by the folk art of Oaxaca, Mexico, the Painted Alebrije Bundle offers the vibrant “Alebrije” Operator Skin, featuring bright colors and a set of wings to help you fly your way to victory. Strike fear in your enemies with the “Unnatural Protector” Sniper Rifle Weapon Blueprint and the “Razor Wing” Assault Rifle Blueprint based on the new Season 1 RAM-7.

Look for more Store Bundles launching with Season 1 such as the Tracer Pack: Horsemen: War Ultra Skin, Null and Void; Tracer Pack: Insert Coin Mastercraft; and more.

The Boys Arriving in the Mid-Season

The mid-season brings even more content to the Store, including the addition of two more characters from the TV series The Boys. Your favorite returning Supes from The Boys Homelander, Starlight, and Black Noir are joined by newcomers A-Train and Firecracker!

Tracer Pack: The Boys — A-Train and Firecracker Operator Bundle


Deploy as the fastest man in the world with the “A-Train” Operator Skin from The Boys. Come to the fight prepared with two Weapon Blueprints featuring special Tracers, the “Turbochanged” Assault Rifle and the “Fast AF” SMG.

Upgrade to Modern Warfare III

Modern Warfare III celebrates the 20th anniversary of Call of Duty with one of the greatest collections of Multiplayer maps ever assembled, including modernized versions of all 16 launch maps from Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 (2009), plus the introduction of an all-new open-world Zombies and a Campaign that finds Task Force 141 facing off against the ultimate threat in Vladimir Makarov.

Upgrade to the Vault Edition to unlock the Soap Operator Pack, the Nemesis Operator Pack, two Weapon Vaults, plus one season’s worth of BlackCell, which includes a Battle Pass, instant access to the BlackCell Sector (including an 1,100 CP bonus), extra Battle Token Tier Skips, and more.

Stay frosty.

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