The most-anticipated game of the year and the sequel to the best-selling first-person action game of all time, Modern Warfare 2 continues the gripping and heart-racing action as players face off against a new threat dedicated to bringing the world to the brink of collapse.
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Release Date: Nov 12, 2009

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About This Game

The most-anticipated game of the year and the sequel to the best-selling first-person action game of all time, Modern Warfare 2 continues the gripping and heart-racing action as players face off against a new threat dedicated to bringing the world to the brink of collapse.
Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare 2 features for the first time in video games, the musical soundtrack of legendary Academy Award®, Golden Globe® Award, Grammy® Award and Tony winning composer Hans Zimmer. The title picks up immediately following the historic events of Call of Duty® 4: Modern Warfare®, the blockbuster title that earned worldwide critical acclaim, including:
  • "Most Played Online Video Game" in history, 2009 Guinness World Records
  • More than 50 Game of the Year awards, including the Console Game of the Year and Overall Game of the Year, 2007, from the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences®

SPECIAL OPS CO-OPERATIVE

An entirely new gameplay mode which supports 2-player co-operative play online that is unique from the single player story campaign.
  • Special Ops pits players into a gauntlet of time-trial and objective-based missions.
  • Rank-up as players unlock new Special Ops missions, each more difficult.
  • Missions include highlights from the single player campaign, fan favorites from Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare and all new, exclusive missions.

MULTIPLAYER REINVENTED

Setting a new bar for online multiplayer, Modern Warfare 2 multiplayer delivers new capabilities, customization, gamestates and modes, including:
Create-a-Class Evolved
  • Secondary Weapons - Machine Pistols, Shotguns, Handguns, Launchers
  • Riot Shields
  • Equipment - Throwing Knives, Blast Shield, Tactical Insertion
  • Perk Upgrades
  • Bling (Dual Attachments)
  • Customizable Killstreaks - AC130, Sentry Gun, Predator Missile, Counter-UAV, Care Package
  • Accolades (Post match reports)

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
    • OS: Microsoft Windows XP or Windows Vista (Windows 95/98/ME/2000 are unsupported)
    • Processor: Intel Pentium 4 3.2 GHz or AMD Athlon 64 3200+ processor or better supported
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 256 MB NVIDIA GeForce 6600GT or better or ATI Radeon 1600XT or better
    • DirectX®: Microsoft DirectX(R) 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 12GB of free hard drive space
    • Sound: 100% DirectX 9.0c compatible sound card
    • Internet: Broadband connection and service required for Multiplayer Connectivity. Internet Connection required for activation.
    • Co-op/Multiplayer Hosting: To host Co-op or MP matches, a 2Ghz dual-core or better processor is recommended.
    • Operating System: 10.9.5 (Mavericks), 10.10 (Yosemite)
    • CPU Processor: Intel i3 (Dual-Core)
    • CPU Speed: 2.2GHz
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Hard Disk Space: 13 GB
    • Video Card (ATI): Radeon HD 4850
    • Video Card (NVidia): Geforce 640M
    • Video Card (Intel): Iris
    • Video Memory (VRam): 512 MB
    • Peripherals: Macintosh mouse and keyboard

    • IMPORTANT NOTICE: Currently, MW2 for Mac may not be accessible to users in Russia, Poland, and Japan

    • NOTICE: The following video chipsets are unsupported for Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® 2:
      • ATI RADEON HD 2000 Series
      • ATI RADEON HD 6490M, 6630M, 3870
      • NVIDIA 9000 Series
      • NVIDIA 320M, 330M
      • Intel HD 3000, 4000, 5000

    • NOTICE: This game is not supported on volumes formatted as Mac OS Extended (Case Sensitive)
Helpful customer reviews
366 of 381 people (96%) found this review helpful
28 people found this review funny
5.3 hrs on record
Posted: November 27, 2015
Still a populated community so don't worry about not finding a game because you will.
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289 of 326 people (89%) found this review helpful
206 people found this review funny
5.4 hrs on record
Posted: November 28, 2015
Ruined my life since 2009

11/10
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216 of 236 people (92%) found this review helpful
49 people found this review funny
92.3 hrs on record
Posted: December 17, 2015
Man this game brings memories.Well....it all started 6 years ago.I bought the game with the help of my parents of course, i was a kid back then, i know i was that kind of annoying ♥♥♥ kid with a high pitched voice but...man the memories.I made so many clans and fond memories with so many people, we had a sniper clan and ♥♥♥♥...it was truly amazing, i started my own clan and we fought a few times, but lost...of course, i was just a kid with no ♥♥♥♥ing idea what i was doing,but hey...they might be one of the best momeries i had.I had a few friends which got to my heart, its hard to forget them, you know who you are, and if you come by to read this, YOU ROCK! :D.Well, let me get to the point, this game was the pinnacle of gaming, nice graphics, for that time of course, good story..at least in my opinion, and one of the most addictive shooters out there,and god i loved the multiplayer, with all the quick scopes and ♥♥♥♥ .Anyway, long story short,one of the best games i have EVER played, no doubt, thanks tho whoever read this, even now :D.
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147 of 161 people (91%) found this review helpful
39 people found this review funny
55.8 hrs on record
Posted: January 12
Pre-Release Review
last good COD
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139 of 154 people (90%) found this review helpful
32 people found this review funny
29.5 hrs on record
Posted: December 31, 2015
A 2009 game that doesn't look like 2009. More fit to 2013's game.
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