It looks like Building 21 will no longer be available to Call of Duty : Warzone 2 free players. The recently released DMZ map may be hidden behind a new paywall, as some users have found mixed answers from several official sources, leaving players with more questions than answers wondering about visiting Call of Duty 3 3360 Warzone 2″ map will require them to buy “Call of Duty : Modern Warfare 2” in the future.
Call of Duty : Warzone 2 launched in 2022, and since then many fans have loved the sequel to one of the most played battle royale games of recent memory. The game offers players new locomotion mechanics, brand new maps, new weapons, and a deeper weapon customization system that allows players to tweak weapons to their liking. Call of Duty : Modern Warfare 2 Season 3 launched a few days ago, and it brings more than just new weapons and operators. Fortunately for free-to-play players, Call of Duty : Warzone 2 DMZ has also seen some changes that change the way gamers approach their next match.
A recent post from CharlieIntel’s official Twitter profile hinted at a new paywall that would prevent free-to-play DMZ players from accessing recently added maps. According to multiple tweets, some players reported losing access to Building 21 while playing Call of Duty : Warzone 2 DMZ, and some players even contacted Activision’s player support, who confirmed the player’s suspicions, saying Call of Duty : Warzone 2 access to Building 21 will now require players to have Call of Duty : Modern Warfare 2. The game’s Trello page lists bugs about accessing Building 21, but Activision’s player support has caused doubts for DMZ players enjoying the Building 21 experience.
The tweet received feedback from Call of Duty players, with some gamers having mixed reactions to the recent discovery. Some Call of Duty players don’t think Building 21 is hidden behind a paywall. As Activision’s player support may be handled by a third-party company that is out of sync with the game’s features, while others believe Call of Duty : Warzone 2’s Trello page is handled by the game developer. Some Call of Duty : Warzone 2 players have asked for a change, but no one expected this to happen.
All in all, most Call of Duty : Warzone 2 players were disappointed by this finding. Many fans felt it was a mistake to hide previously free-to-play maps behind a paywall, another example of developers further hindering the player experience.
Call of Duty: Warzone 2 is out now on PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X|S.