Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is making some significant changes to the series this year by avoiding a traditional campaign mode and adding a Battle Royale mode, which makes a beta testing phase more appropriate than ever. With this in mind, Treyarch has announced two betas for the game: one for multiplayer in August, and another for Blackout, the Battle Royale mode, in September. As a private beta, it will only be accessible by those who have pre-ordered Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, with download codes being sent out for both digital and physical pre-orders. Those who do participate will be rewarded with an exclusive calling card for the full game, while those who reach max rank during the beta will receive a permanent unlock token to use on a weapon or piece of equipment in October.As has been the case for many previous Call of Duty titles, PlayStation owners will be prioritized over those on PC and Xbox One. Not only does the PS4 beta offer earlier … [Read more...] about Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Multiplayer and Blackout Betas Revealed
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CALL of Duty is officially set to return with Black Ops 4 in October this year -- with a private beta starting in August. It won't feature a single-player campaign, but it will feature the series' traditional multiplayer modes, multiple Zombie modes and a Battle Royal mode called Blackout. Call of Duty 2018 release date – when is Black Ops 4 out? The global launch will be on October 12, 2018 on Xbox One, PS4, and PC via Battle.net. Will there be a beta test I can take part in? There are going to be at least TWO different Beta tests for Black Ops IV ahead of launch. They will be open to anyone who has pre-ordered the game. The first will be run from August 3 to August 6 and be exclusively run on PS4, while the second will run from August 10 to August 13. The testing weekends will start and end at 5p.m. GMT on both weekends. There will also be a private beta for Blackout, the battle royale mode, at some point in September. Timings for the Blackout beta are yet to be released. … [Read more...] about Black Ops 4 multiplayer beta, Blackout, release date – all the confirmed Call of Duty 2018 news
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is really shaking up the format this year. With no campaign and the addition of a Battle Royale mode, many fans are eagerly awaiting gameplay and new information to see what the more large-scale multiplayer action will look like. While no Battle Royale footage has been released, we do have a reported glimpse at the player count via a fairly convincing screenshot. The screen seems to suggest Battle Royale in Black Ops 4 is capped at 60 players – significantly less than other Battle Royale titles on the market. Blackout, Black Ops 4‘s Battle Royale mode, is Call of Duty‘s attempt to capitalize on the current trend dominating the games industry while keeping the franchise fresh and current. Though the mode has been in development since last year, the lack of gameplay or concrete details suggests that Blackout is still very much in development, meaning that even if the leaked screenshot is legit, the player cap may be … [Read more...] about Black Ops 4 Battle Royale Will Support 60 Players?
GAMERS have been calling for a Modern Warfare 2 Remastered game for years – and it seems like the controversial title may finally be remade. There's no shortage of rumours about a reboot of the classic Call of Duty game, so here's all we know about the MW2 Remastered release date, plus news, leaks and more. Modern Warfare 2 Remaster news – what is it? Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 was a first-person shooter game that arrived back on November 10, 2009. It was the sixth Call of Duty game, and remains one of the most popular entries to date. Infinity Ward released the game on Windows, PS3 and Xbox 360 – but it could be landing on newer consoles very soon. Rumour has it that publisher Activision has a Modern Warfare 2 remaster in the works, which could bring the old game up-to-date with new-gen graphics. That might pass some time while we wait for Black Ops 4... Modern Warfare 2 Remastered rumours – what's the latest? Earlier this year game site IGN spotted … [Read more...] about MW2 Remastered release date – is the Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 remake coming this year?
Black Ops 4‘s decision to not include a single player campaign mode was met with mixed feedback. While many were indifferent to the change and viewed multiplayer as Call of Duty‘s most important feature, some were disappointed that the series seemed to be moving away from narrative-driven experiences. Those in the latter camp will be happy to hear that Infinity Ward is hiring for a Narrative Scripter, suggesting that 2019’s entry into the series will see the return of single player. Since 2014, Call of Duty games have been created by cycling three development studios: Sledgehammer Games, Treyarch, and Infinity Ward. There’s little in the way of concrete information on next year’s title, which is in the hands of Infinity Ward, but there have been multiple leaks and rumors suggesting that they are working on Modern Warfare 4 for 2019.The job title itself is a pretty strong indicator that single player is making a return to Call of Duty, as is the … [Read more...] about Next Call of Duty Will Feature Story Campaign