Pre-orders for physical editions of Call of Duty: Vanguard for consoles are available now through select retailers.
Players who pre-order any physical edition of Call of Duty: Vanguard through a participating retailer get early access to the Call of Duty: Vanguard Open Beta†.
Check out what comes with each physical edition below.
Please note: Physical editions of the game as well as upgrade options will not operate on a discless PlayStation 5 or Xbox Series S.
Physical Standard Edition (PlayStation 4, Xbox One)
The physical Standard Edition of Call of Duty: Vanguard for PlayStation 4 or Xbox One includes a game disc that can also be played on next- generations consoles within the same console family via backward compatibility.
There is no physical version available for PC.
Physical Standard Edition (PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X)
The physical Standard Edition of Call of Duty: Vanguard for PlayStation 5 or Xbox Series X includes a game disc and offers higher framerates, hardware-based graphical improvements, shorter load times, and other advantages compared to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of the game.
- PlayStation 5 Standard Edition: Includes the PlayStation 5 version of the game on disc. This version of the game will not operate on a discless PlayStation 5 or PlayStation 4.
- Xbox Series X Standard Edition: Includes both the Xbox Series X and Xbox One versions of the game on disc.
Next-generation upgrade options
- The PlayStation 4 Standard Edition will have an option to upgrade to a digital version for PlayStation 5 through the PlayStation Store. Please note: The PlayStation 4 disc must be inserted into the PlayStation 5 to access the digitally upgraded PlayStation 5 version of the game. This upgrade option is not compatible with a discless PlayStation 5.
- The Xbox One Standard Edition cannot be upgraded.
Call of Duty: Vanguard is cross-play, cross-progression, and cross-generation enabled. If you upgrade to a next-generation console, your profile, progression, stats, and digital content will move with you as long as you continue playing on the same Activision account.