Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and Warzone have embraced the world of Frank Herbert’s Dune with the introduction of the Dune: Part Two operator bundles.
This crossover event, which started on December 13, 2023, integrates characters from the epic science fiction saga into the Call of Duty universe, aligning with the upcoming release of the second Dune film.
Key features of the Dune: Part Two crossover
The crossover event features unique operator bundles, including Paul Atreides and Feyd-Rautha Harkonnen.
Modeled after the actors Timothée Chalamet and Austin Butler, who portray these characters in the film.
These operator skins offer players a chance to step into the shoes of these iconic characters within the Call of Duty games.
The Paul Atreides bundle includes a special finishing move, a crysknife melee weapon, two gun skins, a weapon charm, an emblem, and a player card.
A limited-time event called Dune: Trial of Power accompanies the crossover, offering players the chance to claim additional rewards.
These include the Sand & Spice weapon camo, a sandworm weapon charm, and various emblems, weapon stickers, and player cards.
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The event is anticipated to include unique gameplay elements that might integrate the distinctive melee-style combat of the Dune universe or the mystical powers of Spice.
Though specific details about the gameplay mechanics have not been fully disclosed.
Second Dune crossover
Interestingly, this is not the first time Call of Duty has partnered with the Dune franchise.
A previous crossover featured a skin based on the Sardaukar faction from the universe.
Pricing and availability
While the exact prices of the skins were not confirmed, they are expected to be around 2400 COD Points for each of the Paul Atreides and Feyd-Rautha Harkonnen.
The bundles are available for purchase through the in-game store.
The community’s reception to this crossover is a mix of excitement and curiosity.
The unique integration of a classic sci-fi universe into a modern first-person shooter game adds a fresh layer of content for players to explore.
The authenticity in modeling the operators after the film’s actors also adds a touch of realism to the game.