The Call of Duty Black Ops: Cold War pre-order pages reveal that you’ll want to buy a particular version of the sport to be able to obtain a next-gen improve.
Right here’s the way it will work in accordance with the PlayStation Store’s pre-order page for the varied editions of Chilly Conflict. If you are going to buy the $59.99 Commonplace Version of the sport for PlayStation four or Xbox One, you’ll obtain entry to the current-gen model of the sport. You’ll additionally have the ability to play the PS4 model on PS5 and the Xbox One model on Xbox Sequence X by way of these consoles’ backward compatibility packages.
Nonetheless, if you buy the $69.99 “Cross-Gen Bundle” version of the sport, you’ll additionally achieve entry to the PS5 and Xbox Sequence X variations of Chilly Conflict as quickly as these can be found (a press launch states that they need to be launched by Vacation 2020). The $89.99 “Final Version” of Chilly Conflict additionally grants you entry to the PS5 and Xbox Series X versions of the game (primarily based on which current-gen model you buy, in fact) in addition to quite a lot of pre-order goodies.
So what does this all imply? Properly, it doesn’t matter what model of Chilly Conflict you buy, you’ll have the ability to play the sport on next-gen consoles. Nonetheless, solely those that buy the Final Version or Cross-Gen Bundle version will have the ability to play the model of the sport designed for next-gen consoles.