Warzone & Cold War CARV.2 Tactical Rifle - How To Unlock, Challenges, Gameplay

The CARV.2 could very well be the next burst rifle meta in Warzone!

Although Season 3 is now well underway, the new content just keeps coming. The CARV.2 Tactical Rifle is set to launch in both Warzone and Cold War sometime this week, and we’ve got everything you need to know about the new weapon.

The CARV.2 Rifle is one of a few new weapons that will be arriving in Warzone and Cold War during the course of Season 3. It’s likely that we’ll see a new weapon meta arrive with the introduction of new guns to use.

However, Treyarch and Raven have been keeping on top of any overpowered guns in the game. Check out the link below to read all about the latest weapon nerfs, including what happened to the popular AMAX Assault Rifle in Warzone.

  • MORE: AMAX Assault Rifle Nerf

Season Three Gameplay Trailer | Call of Duty®: Black Ops Cold War & Warzone™

Season Three Gameplay Trailer | Call of Duty®: Black Ops Cold War & Warzone™

CARV.2 Tactical Rifle

UPDATE: The CARV.2 Tactical Rifle is now live in both Cold War and Warzone. Below you will find the official challenge players need to complete in order to unlock the new weapon:

“Using Tactical Rifles, rapidly kill 2 or more players in 10 different completed matches”

The CARV.2 Tactical Rifle is a three-round burst weapon that will be available to use in both Warzone and Cold War.

To unlock the new weapon, players will be required to complete a set of challenges OR purchase a bundle through the store which includes the CARV.2 Rifle. By purchasing the weapon through the bundle, you can skip the process of completing challenges to unlock the weapon.

If you plan on skipping the challenges and purchasing the new rifle through a bundle, you’ll want to pick up the Plastik Prototype Bundle to gain access to the new weapon blueprint.

The challenges that must be completed to unlock the CARV.2 have not been released as of writing. As soon as the challenges go live, this article will be updated.

Some players have found a way to get their hands on the new burst-rifle early, if you want to check out gameplay of the upcoming CARV.2 weapon, check out this Reddit post from /u/smileyguy987.

Cold War & Warzone Season 3

Season 3 of both Cold War and Warzone is now live in game! The new Season kicked off on April 22 with a whole plethora of content.

Warzone players were treated to the Destruction of Verdansk Event which saw the map become over run with Zombies, ultimately ending in its demise. However, the event did finish with players being transported back to 1984 and dropping into a brand new Verdansk for the first time.

Whilst Cold War players were given new Multiplayer Maps, New WeaponsNew Operators, and so much more!

You can jump into Season 3 of both games right now, don’t forget to grab the new Battle Pass when you jump in.

Warzone and Cold War are available for PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X|S.

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Kyle Knight

Kyle is a Film and TV graduate from Coventry. He's a PC enthusiast with a not so enthusiastic PC and is all about triple-A titles!

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