Step 1: Be rank 55 ready to prestige then head over to the headquarters Step 2: Enter prestige. While the prestige rewards are being shown (such as create new class slot, keep your progress) press X once. Then the banner asking you if you want to prestige should pop up at the bottom of your screen. Step 3: Let it all play through , wait until it kicks you out of that prestige menu and the flag with the prestige emblem goes around your head . Then walk over to the general and press square to talk to the general. Press X again to prestige. Now you have skipped a prestige.