Treyarch is taking weapon levelling to the next logical step by introducing weapon Prestiges, reports MP1st.

"Did you know that you can Prestige any gun two times?" Tweeted Treyarch senior game design director David Vonderhaar.

Vonderhaar also revealed that weapon level and Prestige will be totally independent, with the level not being reset when going for a second Prestige.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 will be released November 13.