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Not to be confused with the Alternate Desert Camouflage.

The Desert Camouflage is a pattern of camouflage used by the military for use in desert and urban desert environments. It appears in Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered and Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare.

Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Edit

"Tan desert camouflage finish."
— Camouflage description

In Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, Desert Camouflage is available on any weapon as one of the default camouflages. It can only be used in online multiplayer. Desert camouflage can help blend in on maps like Strike, Bog, Backlot, Crash, Crossfire, Ambush and Showdown.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Edit

The Desert Camouflage in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is unlocked at default as well as the previous installment. This will be automatically unlocked along with the Arctic scheme for all primary weapons. This camouflage is superior on desert levels such as Afghan, Rust, Strike, and Crash. However, gun camouflage usually has little help in disguising the weapon's user, as camouflage is usually a sign of rank. It is a very effective camouflage for almost all maps, aside from arctic maps and darker colored maps, such as Estate, Wasteland, etc. The pattern itself was first featured in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, as some members of Task Force 141 wore Desert gear: most notably Captain Price, Rook (in The Enemy of My Enemy and in Just Like Old Times).

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare RemasteredEdit

Desert Camouflage returns in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered, unlocked as a default camouflage. It now also appears on pistols, unlike its original counterparts.

Call of Duty: Infinite WarfareEdit

The Desert Camouflage appears in Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare. It has a different pattern and scheme than previous iterations, being darker and featuring large amounts of black and brown colours.

Desert camouflage is unlocked after 50 kills for all primary weapons and Handguns, after killing 25 enemies with the Combat Knife or for destroying 5 scorestreaks with Launchers.


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