Tag: Call of Duty

Call of Duty Developer, Sledgehammer Games, Loses Co-Founders

When Call of Duty: WW2 was released at the end of last year, it received a much more positive reception than its predecessor, Infinite Warfare, did, with sales numbers reflecting this. Thus, it may be very surprising to many that the developing studio behind the title, Sledgehammer Games, is currently going through some very significant ...

‘Call of Duty: WW2’ Player Reaches Master Prestige Using Only Knives

As many Call of Duty players will know, grinding to reach the level of Master Prestige can take some time and thus it is generally viewed as some accomplishment when a player eventually does get there. Now, imagine trying to reach this feat without actually firing any bullets. YouTuber, TheseKnivesOnly did just this, when he ...

Source: Call of Duty 2018 will be ‘Black Ops 4’

There was some wonder with regards to the direction Activision would be taking the Call of Duty franchise after releasing of Call of Duty: WW2 in November last year. Earlier this week, rumours suggested that Treyarch’s next effort in the franchise would be an addition the Black Ops series in the form of Call of ...

Is Video Game Addiction Real?

Recently, a study was published in the US which suggested that young men are spending more hours playing #videogames than actually working. Now, this suggestion did get a lot of people speaking about the idea. As with every potentially controversial study ever published, there are people who agree with the inference and those who disagree with it. Personally, ...

Why Do New Multiplayer FPS Games Struggle To Maintain Active Communities?

Earlier this year, Evolve: Ultimate Edition was included in the Xbox Live’s  Games with Gold service. I have yet to play it due to the fact that supposedly the game doesn’t have a very active community and this kind of had me thinking about the title and how many gamers were very excited for it when it first ...

‘Destiny 2’ Will Have Timed Exclusive Content for PS4: Do You Care About Timed Exclusive Content?

Timed exclusive content seems to be something that has become more prevalent within gaming over the past few years. Basically, what timed exclusive content refers to is the action of making a new game or an upcoming #DLC exclusive to one platform for a limited time and is largely associated with consoles. Probably, the most popular example ...

The Video Game Market Actually Isn’t Crashing?

If you frequently visit #gaming news websites, blogs or YouTube channels, there is a significant chance that you may have previously come across the opinion that the video game market is headed for a #crash based on the year-on-year decline of #videogame sales. The basis of such claims had been figures released by #NPD; one of ...

Let’s Climb On The Hate Train: Are Gamers Too Negative?

So, a recent Polygon article about the inclusivity of the yet unreleased Call of Duty: WW2 as well as the negative reaction towards the also unreleased RiME based on information from an unverified source had me thinking about whether gamers are just too negative about new video games.

Call of Duty 2017: Boots On The Ground?

It seems that the 2017 installment into the extremely popular Call of Duty series will finally be going back to its roots. This information was revealed in Activision’s 2016 fourth quarter earnings report, in which the performance and future of the publisher’s best-selling franchises was discussed. In the meeting, it was acknowledged that the future ...

Infinite Borefair: 5 Reasons Why Nobody Seems To Like Infinite Warfare

There is no denying that probably one of the most popular activities on the internet when it comes to #gaming is to spread hate about the massively popular #CallofDutyseries. Despite the series often being proclaimed as the bane of present day gaming, it has still sold rather well. That is until #InfiniteWarfare came out. Infinite ...