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New Warzone map Caldera release date: Pacific map, early access, more

Call of Duty: Warzone will soon have a new Pacific map named Caldera, and some gamers will get early access to play in advance. Here's all the latest info on the new Warzone map release date.
New Warzone map Caldera release date: Pacific map, early access, more
Warzone fans around the world were delighted to hear the news of a new map coming to the popular battle royale with the release of COD: Vanguard and the fact that more content is already in the works.

Pre-ordering Vanguard will also unlock exclusive rewards in Warzone ahead of the new Pacific map release. The next few months are shaping up to be a whirlwind for Call of Duty Gamers as we enter the holiday season.

Here's everything you need to know about the new Warzone map release date including early access periods.

Call of Duty: Warzone Caldera Pacific map release date
The new Warzone Pacific map has featured some stunning visuals in early images. (Picture: Activision)

COD Warzone Pacific map release date - Caldera

The new Call of Duty: Warzone map is coming later this year as we approach the holiday season. It's a Pacific map named Caldera, and it's scheduled to roll out in the weeks following the Vanguard release.

Similar to the WW2 Bunkers and the release of Vanguard weapons into Warzone, Activision is set to feature multiple battle royale events previewing Caldera. There will also be an early access period for select gamers to preview the new Caldera map ahead of its scheduled release date.

When does the new Warzone map release?

The new Pacific Warzone map Caldera is scheduled to release in full on Friday, 3rd December. There will is currently an early access period scheduled for Thursday, 2nd December for Call of Duty: Vanguard players.

Activision has already announced multiple in-game events for Warzone that will preview the upcoming release of the Pacific map, here's the timeline for the Caldera preview.

Caldera events in Warzone:

  • Operation Flashback Mode - 18th November
    • "Classic moments" from the previous 18 months of Warzone celebrated in a limited-time game mode.
  • Secrets of the Pacific Event - 24th November
    • New Caldera content will feature in a limited-time event, challenges will be available in both Warzone and Vanguard.
  • Last Hours of Verdansk - 30th November - 1st December
    • In the grand finale for the original Warzone map, gamers can expect ultra-exciting action as this event will run until the final hours leading up to the Vanguard release.
Call of Duty: Warzone Pacific Caldera teaser event
The new Caldera events will close out the era of Verdansk and usher in the new Pacific season. (Picture: Activision)

Make sure to keep up with our dedicated Call of Duty page as the action continues to come ahead of the COD: Vanguard release. We'll have all the latest on the Warzone front as well heading into an exciting holiday season.