“What happens when you prestige in Infinite Warfare?” As you spend more time playing Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare you will eventually reach level 55, where you can choose to Prestige.
There are new Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Prestige levels and bonuses that upgrade the experience and may convince you to come back into the fold.
This is what Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Prestige is, how you can earn it, how to Prestige faster and what you need to know about Infinite Warfare Weapon prestige.
It takes a little while to unlock this option, but after only a few hours of play, we were almost halfway there. You can use these Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare tips to level up faster to reach Prestige quicker.
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This is what you need to know about the Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare prestige choices, reset options and unlocks.
How to Earn Infinite Warfare Prestige
To Prestige in Infinite Warfare you need to reach level 55 and then you will get an option to choose to Prestige in the Barracks. When you prestige your rank resets and you need to unlock all the guns again, but don’t lose all of your progress.
There is no automatic prestige, so you do have to make the choice to prestige if you want to keep leveling up to higher levels with the XP you earn.
In the game, you need to choose Barracks and then you need to choose Record. You can then highlight Multiplayer Prestige.
Choose Prestige to start the process. Once you of this you will go back to player rank 1, but you will also have Prestige. At this stage, you can still cancel, but once you proceed you cannot go back.
What Do You Get When you Prestige in Infinite Warfare
When you prestige in Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare you get four things. One of these is a Prestige icon next to your name in matchmaking. There are a variety of levels if you choose to prestige again and again.
You also get 1 Permanent Unlock Token, 1 Classic Unlock Token, and 1 Calling Card.
You can choose to unlock permanently any Rig, Primary or Secondary Weapon, Lethal, Tactical, Perk or Scorestreak that you want to keep — but only one for each Prestige. It’s a good idea to unlock a high-level weapon or option that you will like to use, but that you won’t get until a higher level.
With the Classic Unlock you can choose a classic weapon to have available in your classes. These are a wide range of options for classic Call of Duty weapons.
What Resets with Infinite Warfare Prestige
When you Prestige in Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare some items are reset along with your rank. This includes Create a Class classes you’ve created, Rigs and score streaks.
Essentially you are starting over as if you were level 1, so you will need to unlock them as you rank back up. You can use your unlock tokens to keep a favorite item or weapon available.
What You Keep After Prestiging
When you choose to Prestige in Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare you do keep many things. This is all in addition to what you use the permanent unlock to keep.
- Weapon Attachments
- Calling Cards
- Rig Traits and Weapons
- Mission Team Progress
- Salvage Progress
You keep quite a bit when you Prestige, but keep in mind you will need to level up to unlock the weapons or Rigs to continue using those items.
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Weapons Prestige
You can also choose a Weapons Prestige in Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare. This will reset the weapon stats which means you will need to unlock all of your attachments and scopes again.
You unlock a weapon accessory. These hang off the sides of the weapon. You can see them as you play. That’s about it with the Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare weapon prestige.
New Infinite Warfare Prestige Levels
In early 2017 Infinity Ward announced new Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Prestige levels. On Reddit, we learn about Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Prestige Levels 11 through 30. These are leaked, but we expect them to come soon.
With these new levels, you can gain boosts that help you reach further levels faster. Here’s a look at some of these boosts that you get, and you can check out Reddit for the Prestige Emblems.
- 25% XP Boost for Challenges
- OSA can earn Deatomizer Strikes
- Assault Rifle Mark II Weapons grant 30% XP per kill Bonus
You’ll see similar Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Prestige Bonuses for the next prestige levels. Essentially you will unlock Nuclear Strikes for new weapons, extra ammo at the start of your match and XP bonus per kill.
Continuum Infinite Warfare DLC 2 Release Date
The Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare DLC release cycle comes in an every other month rotation now that the first pack is out. The PS4 Continuum Infinite Warfare DLC 2 release date arrived on April 18th.
Activision and Infinity Ward confirmed this, so you don't need to wonder if it will change. This is locked into place and we will learn more information about the maps int he coming days, but you now know when you need to prepare to play.
There is a 30-day exclusivity window for the PS4. That puts the PC and XBox One Continuum Infinite Warfare DLC 2 release date in mid-May. This is almost always 30 days later, but it could move a day or two later if there is some other change. Expect to see it on May 18th.