The first Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Double XP weekend starts today, setting gamers up for a long weekend of Double XP that will help them rank up faster in Black Ops 3.
This news comes nearly two weeks after the Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 release date. Now that the team at Treyarch was able to see the natural progression of multiplayer tanking up, they are offering a Double XP weekend that will allow gamers to rank up faster than ever.
The Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Double XP weekend starts at 1PM Eastern today, November 19th, and lasts through November 23rd at 1PM. That’s four days of double XP so that you can level up faster in Black Ops 3.
The Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Double XP weekend is live in Multiplayer modes and in Black Ops 3 Zombies, so you can level up fast in both of these popular modes. So far we know when the Black OPs 3 Double Xp weekend starts for Xbox One, PS4 and PC. The timing for PS3 and Xbox 360 is still TBD.
When you complete challenges, perform well in matches and kill more players you earn XP in the game. This adds up to unlock new levels that end up unlocking weapons and upgrades that you can use to better equip your player.
With the Black Ops 3 Double XP weekend gamers will be able to level up faster in Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 than they have so far. If you haven’t had time to play much multiplayer this is a great opportunity to earn more XP for the basic play — and it will help you get better weapons, perks and upgrades faster.
It’s not clear if this will help users earn Cryptokeys faster as they play matches. Cryptokeys allow gamers to buy supply drops which can include common and rare items. It will help some gamers level up enough to use the rare items they earned in a supply drop since many unlock at higher levels.
To make the most of the first Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Double XP weekend you should go in with a strategy. You can check out our Black Ops 3 tips for more info on how to level up faster, but here are some of the basics.
While playing Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 you should focus on a variety of items. The video above walks through some of the best tips. During this weekend of Double XP, play Kill Confirmed and Hardpoint to get the most XP in a game.
You should also focus on playing with a good loadout — which can often be with a SMG since it will allow you to move faster and get more kills. There are challenges that you can go after, and if you look in the menu you can see challenges that are close to completion.
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