A new Call of Duty game will arrive in 2014, according to highlights from the recent Activision quarterly conference call. The company has no plans of putting the franchise on hiatus, and will continue to be a big part of the company’s pipeline of titles……
Call of Duty: Ghosts and Battlefield 4 didn’t exactly score off of the charts when it came time for reviewers to rate the shooters. While both franchises saw lower than usual scores, Call of Duty: Ghosts received the lowest scores for the series since the…..
Live-Action trailer for Call of Duty Ghosts. Featuring the tagline ‘ There’s a soldier in all of us’. Will there be a soldier in you on November 5th?
Last friday, Batman: Arkham Origins launched to success. Origins is the third installment in the Arkham franchise. However, unlike its predecessors, Origins is not developed by Rocksteady. Instead Origins was created by Warner Brothers Games Montreal, a newcomer to the franchise. In light of Origins’…..
So it has been ‘leaked’ recently that Call of Duty Ghosts will feature an ‘Extinction’ mode, which appears to involve aliens. 11 pictures of the new game mode can be found by clicking the link above, which are taken from off-screen by a camera rather than…..
There’s been a lot of talk, hype and rumor in the past few days surrounding Call of Duty: Ghosts. The discussion has been regarding the native resolution of the latest installment in Activision’s long running series of first person shooter. It’s been rumored that Call…..
Activision-Blizzard has come under a lot of heat for what is perceived as milking a franchise. That is, continue to release games into a franchise until franchise fatigue has settled in. Critics point to Tony Hawk, Guitar Hero, World of Warcraft and now Call of…..
EA believes that Battlefield 4 is hot on the heels of the Call of Duty franchise, and have no intention of giving up when it comes to the goal of becoming the number on shooter franchise. This fall Call of Duty and Battlefield 4 will…..
Call of Duty fans can take the action on-the-go with Call of Duty: Strike Team, available at launch exclusively for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Call of Duty: Strike Team is optimized for mobile and tablet glass mechanics*, offering a choice of how to play:…..
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 will get it’s fourth bout of DLC later this week, and with it, fans will get four new multiplayer maps and one new zombies mode map. The multiplayer maps in Apocalypse will follow a similar pattern to previous releases…..
Call of Duty:Ghosts has been introducing new maps and modes since multiplayer was fully revealed just a short while ago, and one of those was announced at Gamescom. Infinity Ward introduced another brand new multiplayer mode called Blitz Mode, alongside a map of a completely-blown-apart…..
I am a monument to all your sins. Back when I was in high school, my friends and I created what we called a “club”, or more accurately, a “social marker”. It was dedicated to one singular concept: beating a game on the hardest difficulty……
Famitsu, a Japanese magazine, recently published the Japanese industry’s take on the Electric Entertainment Expo, or E3 for short. Here is their second bit of samples: “The number-one surprise for me was the PS4′s price. I think anyone can look at that and think ‘This…..
Far too often nowadays I hear game developers using the word “cinematic” as a description of their game. For example, look no further than this video with 343 Industries where the sound designers say they want to take a “cinematic approach” to the music. Or…..
Activision is rumored to be revealing the next Call of Duty title by May 1st. Numerous retail outlets have begun to out the next game in the shooter franchise as Call of Duty: Ghosts. Today, the mega-publisher launched a new page on the callofduty.com web…..
Another retailer has listed Call of Duty: Ghost, this time slated for arrival on the Wii U and PC. A Spanish retailer called Xtralife has joined in the early announcement of the game, which was blown wide open by Tesco a few days back. While…..
Earlier this week, the next Call of Duty box art allegedly leaked online. An image and retail listing outed the next Call of Duty title called “Call of Duty: Ghosts”. The leak suggested that the next Call of Duty would be arriving from Infinity Ward……
If there was any doubt that Activision would release another Call of Duty title in 2013, you can put those doubts to bed. Activision community manager, Dan Amrich, explained in a recent videocast that the publisher would be revealing the next Call of Duty game…..
It’s almost that time of the year. The time when the big fall shooters brandish their goods and reveal to their massive fan bases what’ll they be playing six months from now. With Battlefield 4 first out of the gates, next up is Call of…..
Has the success of Call of Duty ruined a generation of shooter players? According to Tripwire Interactive’s John Gibson it has. In a recent interview, Gibson explains that Call of Duty ‘takes skill out of the equation’, and that developers of other games must make…..
Today during Activision’s quarterly conference call, Activision Publishing CEO Eric Hirshberg announced that 2013 will see the release of another Call of Duty title. Hirshberg did not reveal any details about the new game, other than that it would be arriving in 2013 and would…..
The first downloadable content pack for Call of Duty: Black Ops II has arrived on the Xbox 360. The Revolution DLC Map Pack includes four new multiplayer maps, a new Zombies Mode Co-Op map, a new Zombies game mode, and a new weapon to add…..
I can think of better ways to spend $10 million on video games, such as actually going out and buying millions of dollars worth of games. The US government may do just that, and hire some lucky guy or girl to buy all those games,…..
Gearbox Software, the developers responsible for Borderlands, Borderlands 2, Duke Nuke’Em Forever, and numerous other games had previously been approached by Activision to do a Call of Duty game. While many might have jumped at the opportunity to work on the biggest franchise in gaming,…..
Traditionally, movies about video games have been horrible. Similarly, video games about movies have been equally bad. While some seem like natural candidates for big screen releases, there have been few if any that successfully capture the essence of the game. The biggest franchise in…..
Black Ops II Season pass holders can now access the Nuketown Zombies map, which was recently exclusive to the game’s Care Package, Hardened, and Digital Deluxe purchasers. Priority goes to Xbox Live season pass holders first, but if you’ve already purchased one of these collector’s…..
Activision has said that it will never charge players for Call of Duty multiplayer, but the biggest game in the world has one industry analyst questioning Activision’s tactics. At a recent Game Monetization Summit, notorious analyst Michael Pachter of Wedbush Securities gave the opening address……
Call of Duty: Black Ops II had a big opening where the game raked in $500 million in its first 24 hours. However, Arvind Bhatia of Sterne Agee believes that the franchise is showing further signs that it is indeed slowing in popularity. According to…..
Sledgehammer Games will likely be a part of the next Call of Duty game, if a recent job listing by the company is any indication. A report from Now Gamer outs a job listing for a Senior Artist, that also lists the Xbox 360 and…..
Black Ops 2 is using more statisitics than ever to measure how players play the shooter. Not just being used for measuring Kill Death Ratios, Treyarch’s metrics collection system is quietly polling the balance behind the game as well, giving the developer plenty of ammunition…..
Treyarch says that there recently released Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 is far from complete, and has numerous new game modes in development for a later date. Treyarch’s David Vonderhaar recently responded to fans in a Reddit AMA about what’s coming up for Black…..