Entries in 'call of duty' (159)

Activision dismisses COD trailer backlash

Activision dismisses COD trailer backlash

The negativity being heaped on the trailer for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare online is nothing new and nothing to worry about, Activision has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 6th 2016 at 9:40AM in News
Why are hundreds of thousands disliking the COD: Infinite Warfare trailer?

Why are hundreds of thousands disliking the COD: Infinite Warfare trailer?

The announcement trailer for Activision’s Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare has become the subject of some sort of online anger campaign.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 5th 2016 at 11:12AM in News
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered won't be sold separately

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered won't be sold separately

Consumers won’t be able to get their hands on the Remastered version of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare without buying this year’s new release as well.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 3rd 2016 at 10:29AM in News
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare Legacy Pro Edition is exclusive to GAME

Call of Duty Infinite Warfare Legacy Pro Edition is exclusive to GAME

The top-end Call of Duty Infinite Warfare version will only be sold at GAME.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on May 3rd 2016 at 9:38AM in News

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Activision confirms Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare and Modern Warfare Remastered

Activision confirms Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare and Modern Warfare Remastered

Activision has confirmed that its next Call of Duty game will be called Infinite Warfare.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on May 2nd 2016 at 7:14PM in News
Report: This year's Call of Duty called Infinite Warfare, includes Modern Warfare remaster

Report: This year's Call of Duty called Infinite Warfare, includes Modern Warfare remaster

It appears that there could be more than one Call of Duty game launching this year.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Apr 27th 2016 at 10:30AM in News
This year's Call of Duty is a futuristic sci-fi shooter, report says

This year's Call of Duty is a futuristic sci-fi shooter, report says

Having flirted with the near-future, 2016’s Call of Duty will mark a more radical departure for the series.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 29th 2016 at 11:23AM in News
Activision will not have a booth at E3

Activision will not have a booth at E3

Call of Duty publisher Activision Blizzard will not have a booth at this year’s E3.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Mar 2nd 2016 at 10:25AM in News

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Sledgehammer commits to portraying strong women in its Call of Duty titles

Sledgehammer commits to portraying strong women in its Call of Duty titles

The co-founder and studio head of COD developer Sledgehammer Games has said that the industry must start confronting its diversity problem.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 26th 2016 at 3:19PM in News
Call of Duty holds No.1 spot as Street Fighter V debuts in second place

Call of Duty holds No.1 spot as Street Fighter V debuts in second place

Activision’s Call of Duty: Black Ops III claims its 11th week at the top spot in the UK and outperforms newcomer Street Fighter V.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Feb 22nd 2016 at 9:51AM in News
Call of Duty: Black Ops III claims tenth No.1

Call of Duty: Black Ops III claims tenth No.1

Activision’s latest Call of Duty title has spent its tenth week at the No.1 spot in the UK since its November launch.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Feb 15th 2016 at 10:41AM in News
Call of Duty back on top as new Naruto title debuts in third place

Call of Duty back on top as new Naruto title debuts in third place

Activision’s Call of Duty Black Ops III returns to the No.1 spot this week with an 11 increase in sales.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Feb 8th 2016 at 9:49AM in News

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Call of Duty franchise has sold over 250m units globally

Call of Duty franchise has sold over 250m units globally

Publisher Activision has announced that Call of Duty: Black Ops III was the top-selling title of 2015 worldwide.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jan 15th 2016 at 10:17AM in News
OpTic Gaming signs 'six-figure' book deal with Harper Collins

OpTic Gaming signs 'six-figure' book deal with Harper Collins

OpTic Gaming, one of the most popular eSports brands, has signed a book deal with publishers Harper Collins reportedly worth 'six figures'.

Chris Higgins
by Chris Higgins
on Jan 14th 2016 at 2:54PM in News
Call of Duty: Black Ops III starts 2016 on top in the UK

Call of Duty: Black Ops III starts 2016 on top in the UK

Activision’s Call of Duty starts 2016 as it ended 2015: in the No.1 spot in the All Formats Top 40.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jan 11th 2016 at 9:53AM in News
'I'm going to call Battlefield 5 as the top selling game for 2016'

'I'm going to call Battlefield 5 as the top selling game for 2016'

Analyst Michael Pachter has said that 2016 presents EA’s best ever opportunity to dethrone Call of Duty from the top of the annual software charts.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 22nd 2015 at 2:36PM in News

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Star Wars Battlefront, and why the battle for Christmas No.1 has never been more important

Star Wars Battlefront, and why the battle for Christmas No.1 has never been more important

It’s that time of the year again when MCV - and our competitors - start talking about who will be the Christmas No.1.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 15th 2015 at 9:45AM in News
Call of Duty takes the top spot the week before Christmas No.1

Call of Duty takes the top spot the week before Christmas No.1

One week remains until the UK's Christmas No.1 is decided and Activision’s Call of Duty: Black Ops III is once again the top dog in the UK All Formats chart.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Dec 14th 2015 at 10:32AM in News
Activision tops US November TV ads

Activision tops US November TV ads

Over $94m was spent on television games advertising for the month of November in America. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Dec 8th 2015 at 1:50PM in News
Black Ops III holds the top spot in Japan

Black Ops III holds the top spot in Japan

The PS4 SKU of Call of Duty: Black Ops III is still No.1 in Japan.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 18th 2015 at 1:00PM in News
91% of Call of Duty Week One sales were on PS4 and Xbox One

91% of Call of Duty Week One sales were on PS4 and Xbox One

The latest entry in Activision’s Call of Duty series goes straight to the top of the UK boxed games charts.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 9th 2015 at 10:18AM in News
Activision Blizzard opens television and film studio

Activision Blizzard opens television and film studio

Activision Blizzard has announced the launch of a new film and television studio to produce adaptations for its various franchises.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 8th 2015 at 11:37AM in News
Black Ops III's Nuketown multiplayer map is exclusive to GAME

Black Ops III's Nuketown multiplayer map is exclusive to GAME

The Nuketown competitive map has been on many adverts for Activision’s Call of Duty as a pre-order incentive, but it seems it’s not available at all retailers.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 6th 2015 at 9:54AM in News
Shooter audience switching to PlayStation 4, says Sony

Shooter audience switching to PlayStation 4, says Sony

Xbox may be enjoying its Halo sales success, but shooter fans are actually switching to PlayStation 4, Sony says.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 5th 2015 at 9:35AM in News
Call of Duty pre-orders UP year-on-year

Call of Duty pre-orders UP year-on-year

Video game pre-orders are on the decline, but Activision says that Call of Duty: Black Ops III pre-orders are bucking the trend.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 4th 2015 at 3:19PM in News