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Call of Duty is getting its own cinematic universe

Activision Blizzard is apparently looking to ape the success of Marvel in its effort to bring video games series Call of Duty to cinema screens. Activision Blizzard Studios co-presidents Stacey Sher and Nick van Dyk described the strategy as a multi-layered, interconnected approach” in an interview with The Guardian. The …

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Leak suggests next Call of Duty will be set in World War II

Leaked images of promotional material have revealed that the next Call of Duty title will be set in World War II. After years of constantly pushing the series further and further into the future, developer Sledgehammer Games, the studio behind Advanced Warfare, is set to make a return to the …

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Epsilon finally confirm the signing of Call of Duty player Josh from Splyce

The European Call of Duty scene has been rocked by roster changes in recent weeks, with many of the top teams switching players in some way.  However the most interesting story was the one that apparently started it all. Josh ‘Joshh’ Sheppard who was a member of the Splyce team …

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OpTic Crimsix wins a record fifth ESWC event

This past weekend OpTic Gaming came out on top at the ESWC Call of Duty World League event in Paris, making it the fifth time Crimsix has won the event.  OpTic steam rolled through the competition, not dropping a single match and making a perfect run through the winners bracket …

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Red Reserve merges with Orbit Esport

Orbit Esport has announced that it will no longer function as an organisation, instead becoming an investment firm.  However it will still own teams, by holding a majority share of Red Reserve. Red Reserve will absorb all of Orbit’s current teams, including its highly successful Call of Duty team who …

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Fnatic signs top European Call of Duty team

Fnatic has returned to the world of Call of Duty by signing Tom ‘Tommey’ Trewren and the rest of his team.  The new Fnatic roster includes Tommey, Matthew ‘Skrapz’ Marshall, Gurdip ‘SunnyB’ Bains and Bradley ‘wuskin’ Marshall.  This is the first time Fnatic has had a Call of Duty team …

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Call of Duty was the best-selling franchise globally in 2016

It appears that Activision’s Call of Duty series had a very good 2016. The publisher has confirmed the news that not only was Infinite Warfare last year’s best-selling game in the US, but that Call of Duty was the best-selling franchise globally for the year. It is the seventh time …

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Activision caps daily Call of Duty pro points to prevent player burnout

Activision has announced that it will cap the amount of pro points professional Call of Duty players can earn in a single day.  Pro points are used to determine which teams will be invited to CWL LAN events, and will ultimately decide the teams that make it into the World …

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EGL set to host Call of Duty World League event in Sheffield

Rounding out the announcement of UK Call of Duty World League events is The European Gaming League, who will be hosting a CWL even in Sheffield.  The EGL competition will take place at the Ponds Forge International Sports Centre in Sheffield on June 25th and 25th. 64 teams will compete, …

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Multiplay hosting Call of Duty World League event at Insomnia 60

Multiplay has announced that it will be hosting a Call of Duty World League open event at Insomnia 60.  The CWL Birmingham Open will take place at I60, which is due to run between the 14th and 17th April at the NEC. The competition will feature a $50,000 prize pool …

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