call of duty

  • Fortunate Son: Soundtrack selection points to Vietnam era Call of Duty

    That Activision is looking to license music from the 1960s—plus Cuban, African and Soviet Union hits—can only mean one thing: the next Call of Duty will take place during the Vietnam War. (And what a fun war it was! Perhaps there will be an Escape from Saigon on a Helicopter, tail between your legs, quick time event?) Treyarch, of Call of Duty: World at War, Call of Duty 3, and… Read More

  • GameStop, the arbiter of the video game industry, would like to see some price cuts

    Since when the does video game industry bow to what GameStop thinks? Your guess is as good as mine, but the company’s CEO Dan DeMatto, wants Sony and Nintendo to cut the price of the PS3 and Wii, respectively. That’s all well and good—who wouldn’t want to see the PS3 at $199?—but why should GameStop be the kingmaker? Read More

  • Review: Call of Duty: World at War (Xbox 360)

    Quick Version: Whether you’re new to the Call of Duty series of first-person shooters or you’ve played some or all of the past versions, you’ll likely find World at War to be a compelling and powerful addition to your library of games. Read More

  • Video: Multiplayer footage of Call of Duty: World at War Look! It’s footage of Call of Duty: World at War multiplayer. Also, agree or disagree: yes, this is a tired genre, but there’s something oddly comforting about hearing German yelled at you while hunched in front of your computer monitor. Read More

  • CrunchDeal: twice the XP and half off a map pack in COD4

    This weekend might be a good time to lay low and spend some time playing Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare as players will earn twice the¬†experience¬†and can download the Game of the Year variety map pack for 400 points instead of the standard 600. The event, which is XBOX 360 only, will start on 9/12 at 12:01 am PST and run to midnight on the 14th. PS3 owners will probably get their chance to… Read More

  • Call of Duty: World at War coming November 11, multiplayer Betas out next month

    Activision and Treyarch have just announced that multiplayer Betas will be going out in October before the November launch of Call of Duty: World at War. Betas will be out for both the Xbox 360 and PC and will give players a chance to test out the new squad system. Register nowbeat or pre-order from GameStop to get yourself a Beta token. Read More

  • Rumor: Call of Duty: World at War coming to Wii on November 15 12

    According to this screen grab sent by Games4GamersOnline to GoNintendo it looks like Activision’s latest COD title will be available for the Wii on November 15th 12th. It looks real. I’ve played a build of it and let me tell you that that flame thrower is AMAZING. Read More

  • Call of Duty: World at War gameplay footage Wait, what? A first-person shooter.. about World War II? That’s.. that’s incredible! Why has no one done this before? I’m still on the fence with this one. On one hand, Infinity Ward set the bar really high with Call of Duty 4, and I’m far beyond sick of WWII games. On the other, holy crap look at that flame thrower. Read More

  • Bungie praises Call of Duty – much they have to learn

    I know, CoD4 was modern warfare but I just wanted to make that picture.
    I’ve been putting off playing Call of Duty 4 (I know, I know) so I can catch up on the rest of the last year’s excellent crop of games (Bioshock, Crysis, Persona 3, Mass Effect), but literally everything I’ve heard about it has been positive, which is pretty rare. I’m sure it’s in no small… Read More

  • E3 2008: Call of Duty: World at War detailed by Activision

    Activision chose not to participate in E3, but they still made their presence felt in LA by holding their own press conference off site. They covered a handful of titles that included Guitar Hero: World Tour (details on this coming later today), Quantum of Solace, Spider Man: Web of Shadows, Wolfenstein and Marvel Ultimate Alliance II: Fusion. Regard the latter, Activision gave a tiny… Read More