All Stronghold locations in Warzone 2 & DMZ

Tahmid Shihab Murshed
By Tahmid Shihab Murshed
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Strongholds are the ideal place to get your hands on the best weapons in the game. Sit tight as we show you the locations of every Stronghold in Warzone 2.0 and DMZ.

Call of Duty Warzone 2.0 borrows its core mechanics from its predecessor. While most things in both games are similar, Warzone 2.0 features many new landmarks with unique features. One of the most important landmarks of the game is Strongholds.

Strongholds are AI-controlled, and players must eliminate them to achieve the end rewards. The Strongholds pop up on the map as the game progresses into the second circle. However, there are many probable Stronghold locations in Al Mazrah. Here is an in-depth look at every Stronghold location in the game.

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What are Strongholds?

Strongholds are a quick way to get loadouts and high-tier contraband weapons in Warzone 2.0 and DMZ. These POIs were added as a new feature for players to boost their way through during the early game period by eliminating AIs. Strongholds can be identified by their fortress look with orange Al Qatala flags around the building.

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How many Strongholds are there?

There are more than 80 possible locations for Strongholds in Warzone 2.0 and DMZ. These locations are randomized for each match. In DMZ, the Strongholds are shuffled depending on the squad spawn points.

The first squad or player to complete a Stronghold must disarm a bomb and will earn a key to a Black Site and their Custom Loadout. Black Sites are a more dangerous form of Strongholds, but they offer a permanent Weapon Blueprint reward and even more valuable in-match items for those who clear it out.

All Stronghold Locations

There are more than 80 possible locations for Strongholds in Warzone 2.0 and DMZ. During each match, several Strongholds will be activated around the map. Players can visit these areas to fight AI combatants.

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Best Stronghold Landing Spots

Some POIs in the game have optimal Stronghold locations. These locations contain around 4-5 possible Stronghold locations with high-tier loot and contraband. Here are the best landing spots players can utilize to breeze through a Stronghold every match:

  • Ahkdar Village
  • Al Mazrah City
  • Sattiq Cave Complex
  • Sawah Village

So, here are all the Stronghold locations in Warzone 2.0 and DMZ. Stay frosty and blast your way through every Stronghold with our Warzone 2.0 guides, tips, and tricks.

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Tahmid Shihab Murshed is an FPS writer at GameRiv. Born with a knack for gaming, he has played all types of games out there. He has a heartfelt love for Call of Duty, and other shooter titles out there.