Walmart answers the 'Call of Duty' with early game preview
BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Customers who can't wait to get their hands on the latest "Call of Duty" video game are in for some good news courtesy of Walmart. The retailer announced that on Nov. 7 in more than 2,700 stores customers can play "Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3." The event begins at 8 p.m. (local time) and will include tournaments and the chance to win double experience points with every purchase of specially-marked 20-packs of Mountain Dew, exclusively at Walmart.
"Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, " is predicted to be one of the top-selling video games for Christmas, officially goes on sale at 12 a.m. Nov. 8, Walmart said.
"Walmart is the destination for all gamers this holiday season," said Seong Ohm, SVP entertainment, Walmart U.S. "When it comes to entertainment, Walmart offers unbelievable prices on the widest assortment of gaming devices from brand name consoles to new releases."