Activision announced today that they have released the much anticipated patch for the Xbox 360 version of Call of Duty 2. The patch fixes multiplayer performance, some enhancements, and adds the ability to reserve slots for friends in private game lobbies.
Fans of the PC version will be glad to know that they aren't being left out in the cold as they well be getting two new multiplayer maps as well as Punkbuster anti-cheat technology in the upcoming patch for the game.
Santa Monica, CA – March 21, 2006 – Fans of the award-winning, blockbuster hit, Call of Dutyâ 2, will be locked and loaded with today’s Title Update for Xbox 360™ video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. Developed by Infinity Ward and published by Activision, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI), the Title Update offers significant enhancements, including improved multiplayer performance, the ability to reserve friend slots in private game lobbies, post-game lobbies so friends can play longer, configurable host options and more. The Xbox 360 update will be automatically applied the next time users log into Xbox Live® with Call of Duty 2.
For fans of Call of Duty 2 for Windows® PC, Infinity Ward and Activision have also revealed new details surrounding the upcoming release of a highly-anticipated update, which will include the previously announced PunkBuster™ anti-cheat technology, as well as two new multiplayer maps: Rhine and the longtime community favorite Harbor, from the original Call of Dutyâ.