Call of Duty Elite is going ‘bye-bye’
Activision has confirmed today that he Call of Duty Elite service is officially shutting down as of this Friday at (Feb. 28) at 10 a.m. PT.
“There are no plans to bring Call of Duty Elite back,” says Activision.
“We encourage fans to download the Call of Duty app for Call of Duty: Ghosts, which allows players to customize their multiplayer character and weapons loadouts on the go, keep track of their Call of Duty: Ghosts stats, and features Call of Duty Clan Wars, where players can compete for cool, exclusive in-game gear.”
COD fans first got access to the service back in November 2011, when it was launched in both free and paid versions, offering downloadable content, competitions, social networking features and more.
For anyone who was a Founding Member, Activision says that you will be able to keep the special emblem and have it displayed in the playercard on the Call of Duty App for COD: Ghosts.
“Additionally, users who have logged into the Call of Duty Elite service since January 1, 2014 will receive two hours of Double XP in Call of Duty: Ghosts. This special bonus Double XP will show up in your Call of Duty: Ghosts profile soon,” added Activision.