Call Of Duty Warzone is a multiplayer thriller which allows friends to play with other friends. The new addition of crossplay, allows friends to play together on PS4, Xbox One & PC, expanding our friends list. Split screen however, is a different type of gameplay.
Currently, there’s no way to play split screen in Warzone. Split screen is only available in multiplayer modes.
If you’re looking to play split screen in multiplayer, we’re going to show you how in this article.
Split Screen In Warzone
If you’ve played Warzone, you may have noticed that there is an “add controller for split screen” option at the top of the screen.
Signing in a second controller on the Xbox Or PS4 will allow the user to then hit A or X to sign in.
As soon as the user begins to sign in, they will then be prompted with an error screen that Warzone does not support split screen play.
This feature has not been unlocked to play split screen yet. We’re hopeful that they will have split screen soon, as if they had no intention of doing split screen, there would be no reason to have that text on the screen.
Call Of Duty has not announced that split screen will be available for the popular battle royale mode.
Split Screen In Multiplayer
If you’re still looking to still play split screen in multiplayer, there’s a few steps you must take in order to connect properly.
First, log into the main home screen in the multiplayer mode. Once at this screen, connect another controller to the system. When the profile prompt shows up, select another user that will be used to keep track of scoring.
It’s important if you have another account, you choose this account as scores will be kept for this user. If you do not have an account, simply use a guest account to connect.
Once you connect the controller to the console, next you’ll need to join the game. If you look in the top right corner, you’ll see what button you’ll need to hit in order to join the game. Typically it will be the A button or X on PS4.
Successfully hitting this button to join will allow the user to then join the game and play split screen.
Customizing Load Outs In Split Screen
When joining split screen, the load outs will not be the same for each player. In order to change your load out, you’ll need to tab over to the load out tab.
From here, the new user will need to adjust their lineup based on their profile preferences. Once the user logs in, they will be able to keep track of their inventory and preferences based on their profile name.
Split Screen Game Modes Locked
When playing split screen, there’s certain game modes, that will be locked and do not allow split screen. Similar to how split screen is not allowed in Warzone, there are certain game modes that Call Of Duty has ruled out to play split screen.
Game modes like ground war, search and rescue as well as mayhem moshpit will have the lock symbol next to their names. This means that both players will be locked out from playing those 2 game modes. Call Of Duty has determined that these game modes either do not work with split screen, or that the users need to have their full screen to play effectively.
We’re still waiting for Call Of Duty Warzone to get split screen, however it could be happening soon. Although it will say to add split screen by adding another controller on the Warzone home screen, there’s no way to actually play split screen.
Warzone is a game that is best played full screen, so we recommend purchasing a cheap PS4 or Xbox to play with friends, rather than trying to to play split screen.
Do you think that Call Of Duty should have Warzone into their game? Do you think that it’s better to play on one screen, rather than trying to split the screen for all users? Let us know in the comment section below what you think Call of Duty should do.
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