Modern Warfare 2 gold camo not unlocking - What to do if gold challenge is not showing up

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If your Modern Warfare 2 gold camo is not unlocking even after completing the challenges, we can help.

Many MW2 players, especially PC gamers, are reporting that the gold camo skin is not unlocking even after completing all 4 base camos challenges. At the first glance, you may think that a bug is the problem, which is both right and wrong. Didn't understand?

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Well, read on to find out what is causing the Modern Warfare 2 gold camo not unlocking issue and how you can resolve it.

How to fix the Modern Warfare 2 gold camo not unlocking issue

Let's get things straight: You don’t get gold camo anymore because you unlocked all 4 base camos. In order to unlock gold camo, you have to complete the gold challenge which is to get 3 kills 10 times without dying.

The problem here is that the selection for mastery camos is bugged for PC, so players are unaware of what to do in order to unlock gold camo. Hovering over it with the mouse does not display any instructions on it, leaving the players clueless about how to proceed.

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PC players either need to use a controller or use the arrow keys to see the challenge. If you hover over the top right base camo and press "D" (wsad) on your keyboard or right on the D-Pad for a controller, it should move over to gold and you will be able to see the challenge.

Well, the challenge is no mystery; get 3 kills 10 times without dying, as we mentioned above. So, complete this challenge and you will be able to unlock the gold camo skin.

How to fix the Modern Warfare 2 gold challenge not showing up issue

As we mentioned above, the Modern Warfare 2 gold challenge not showing up for you because of the weird mouse bug. Until the devs patch the bug, you can get around this issue by using the arrow keys of your keyboard or navigating with a controller.

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This annoying bug left many players wondering why the Modern Warfare 2 gold camo is not unlocking for them even after completing all 4 base camos challenges. Players wasted a lot of time researching and trying to figure out what was going on.

According to the Modern Warfare 2 official Trello board, the gold challenge not showing up issue has been resolved and the fix is live. So players should not have to worry about this anymore.

The Modern Warfare 2 gold challenge not showing up issue isn't the only bug in the latest title by Activision. The showcase not working bug and the scan and repair error are some of the other bugs that are causing many players to be disappointed with the game.