Call of Duty has been around since 2003 and there have been dedicated fans of the franchise ever since. Every new release gets major attention across the community and the games industry at large for the franchise’s reputation and ultimately, its success. With the reveal of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 just occurring recently, fans of the series have no doubt been delving back into the games and enjoying everything that they have to offer. If you are wondering how to play through the Call of Duty games in chronological order then keep reading this article for all of the details!
All Call of Duty Games In Chronological Order
The following table will highlight all of the released Call of Duty games in chronological order for you to be able to play from the era or general story progression point that you would like to. How to play the games in order is as follows:
|Call of Duty Game Title||Chronological Year(s)|
|Call of Duty: WWII||1940-1945|
|Call of Duty 2||1941-1945|
|Call of Duty: Vanguard||1941-1945|
|Call of Duty: World at War||1942-1945|
|Call of Duty 3||1944 (Battle of Normandy)|
|Call of Duty||1942-1945|
|Call of Duty: Black Ops||1961-1968|
|Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War||1981|
|Call of Duty: Black Ops II||1986-1989|
|Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare||1996-2011|
|Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2||2016|
|Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3||2016-2017|
|Call of Duty: Modern Warfare||2019-2020 (Although flashbacks to 1999)|
|Call of Duty: Ghosts||2027 (Although flashbacks to 2015)|
|Call of Duty: Black Ops 4||2043|
|Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare||2054-2061|
|Call of Duty: Black Ops III||2065-2070|
|Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare||2187 (Thought to be 2187, generally sometime after 2070)|
When you are playing through these in the order shown you will be experiencing the moments as they generally happen through the years which will be excellent if you are wanting to enjoy the campaigns to their fullest extent. With the new Call of Duty on the way, now is the perfect time to begin playing through the games again.
Call of Duty has been a franchise since 2003.