Entries in 'call of duty' (110)

Video game pre-orders are in decline, and Call of Duty 'is not immune'

Video game pre-orders are in decline, and Call of Duty 'is not immune'

Despite the seemingly growing emphasis publishers place on pre-orders, they are in fact in decline.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 10:49AM in News
Call of Duty beats X-Men and Planet of the Apes in YouTube charts

Call of Duty beats X-Men and Planet of the Apes in YouTube charts

The reveal trailer for Activision’s Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare was the single most watched video on YouTube in the quarter ending June.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 1st 2014 at 10:31AM in News
Activision confirms three Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Limited Editions

Activision confirms three Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Limited Editions

Three Limited Edition versions of the upcoming Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare have been detailed by publisher Activision.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 30th 2014 at 2:26PM in News
ESPN in advanced talks with MLG to expand eSports coverage - report

ESPN in advanced talks with MLG to expand eSports coverage - report

ESPN is reportedly looking to expand its eSports coverage, following the performance of Valve's Dota 2 tournament The International on the cable sports network earlier this month.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 29th 2014 at 12:39AM in News

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Former Panama dictator Noriega suing Activision over Call of Duty likeness

Former Panama dictator Noriega suing Activision over Call of Duty likeness

Manuel Noriega, a former military dictator of Pananama, is taking Activision to court.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 16th 2014 at 11:42AM in News
VIDEO: First look at Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's gameplay

VIDEO: First look at Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's gameplay

Activision has released a new trailer for the latest Call of Duty title, Advanced Warfare.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 10th 2014 at 9:45AM in News
XBOX: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare DLC to hit Xbox One first

XBOX: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare DLC to hit Xbox One first

Xbox One owners will once again get their hands on DLC content for Call of Duty before any other platform.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Jun 9th 2014 at 5:43PM in News
THE BIG GAME: Sledgehammer's dramatic revamp of Call of Duty

THE BIG GAME: Sledgehammer's dramatic revamp of Call of Duty

In the first of our weekly in-depth pieces on an upcoming blockbuster, we speak to Sledgehammer to discover why Advanced Warfare is the most exciting Call of Duty in years. ...

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 6th 2014 at 3:30PM in News

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Meet the new-look MCV

Meet the new-look MCV

Regular readers of MCV magazine will notice a significant change from this week.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 5th 2014 at 11:20AM in News
Sledgehamer would like to return to cancelled third person Call of Duty: Vietnam

Sledgehamer would like to return to cancelled third person Call of Duty: Vietnam

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare developer Sledgehammer has revealed that it worked on the cancelled third person Call of Duty titles for up to eight months.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 15th 2014 at 9:56AM in News
Record digital sales for Activision as Call of Duty: Ghosts numbers are withheld

Record digital sales for Activision as Call of Duty: Ghosts numbers are withheld

Activision has reported a slight decline in year-on-year net revenue for the quarter ending March 31st.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 7th 2014 at 10:35AM in News

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Neversoft closes as staff merges with Infinity Ward to form 'super-studio'

Neversoft closes as staff merges with Infinity Ward to form 'super-studio'

Activison has set into motion some serious internal reshuffling, as the publisher plans to close down its Neversoft studio and merge its current staff with Infinity Ward to form what ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 5th 2014 at 7:34AM in News
VIDEO: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare revealed, stars Kevin Spacey

VIDEO: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare revealed, stars Kevin Spacey

Hollywood bigwig Kevin Spacey will feature in the next COD, which is called Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 2nd 2014 at 8:47AM in News
New Call of Duty game reveal this weekend

New Call of Duty game reveal this weekend

The next title in the Call of Duty franchise will be unveiled this Sunday, according to a new teaser page for the game.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 1st 2014 at 10:49PM in News
Armed SWAT team raids US home after Call of Duty hoax

Armed SWAT team raids US home after Call of Duty hoax

A Call of Duty player has had his house raided by a US SWAT team after a prank call from a defeated opponent.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 24th 2014 at 3:47PM in News

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Activision teases new Call of Duty 2014 screenshot

Activision teases new Call of Duty 2014 screenshot

An image from this year’s Call of Duty title has been released.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Apr 23rd 2014 at 10:30AM in News
Snoop Dogg voice and marijuana-themed personalisation pack hitting Call of Duty: Ghosts

Snoop Dogg voice and marijuana-themed personalisation pack hitting Call of Duty: Ghosts

US hip-hop artist Snoop Dogg – or Snoop dee oh double gee, as he refers to himself in the video below – is heading to Call of Duty.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 16th 2014 at 12:53PM in News
Call of Duty mobile studio The Blast Furnace will close this month

Call of Duty mobile studio The Blast Furnace will close this month

Activision's Leeds-based mobile developer will close by the end of the month, the publisher has said.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 21st 2014 at 2:27PM in News
Happy New Year: January in numbers

Happy New Year: January in numbers

January is always a quiet time of the year – this year more so than normal with only a handful of new releases.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Mar 6th 2014 at 10:14AM in News
Free Call of Duty: Ghosts multiplayer demo hitting Xbox One and 360

Free Call of Duty: Ghosts multiplayer demo hitting Xbox One and 360

Activision is taking the unprecedented step of allowing free multiplayer Call of Duty access to those who don’t own the game.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 5th 2014 at 12:39PM in News
Next Call of Duty is leading on next-gen

Next Call of Duty is leading on next-gen

PS4 and Xbox One are the lead platforms for this year’s as-of-yet unannounced Call of Duty.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 11th 2014 at 1:33PM in News
Call of Duty shifts to three-year development cycle

Call of Duty shifts to three-year development cycle

A response to Ghosts’ luke-warm reviews and sales declines? Or a reaction to the increased development needs of next-gen?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 7th 2014 at 10:12AM in News
Future in doubt for Activision's UK studio The Blast Furnace

Future in doubt for Activision's UK studio The Blast Furnace

Activision is in discussions over the future of UK Call of Duty mobile developer The Blast Furnace.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jan 31st 2014 at 5:00PM in News
50 Things to look forward to in 2014

50 Things to look forward to in 2014

MCV takes a look at the biggest releases and events that will affect the games industry in the next year.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jan 15th 2014 at 4:06PM in News