Infinity Ward archive

  • Call of Duty: Ghosts review
    Gaming 4 out of 5

    Call of Duty: Ghosts review

    By 29 November 2013

    Call of Duty is the beating heart of the first person shooter genre, and a franchise that’s been in full swing for a whole decade. That’s pretty long in the tooth by any gaming series’ standards, and one that’s brought the latest instalment, Call...

  • Call of Duty: Ghosts most played game for Xbox One and PlayStation 4
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    Call of Duty: Ghosts most played game for Xbox One and PlayStation 4

    By 27 November 2013

    Call of Duty: Ghosts is leading as the top-selling game for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4, as the next-generation console movement goes into full swing during the month of November. Activision revealed Call of Duty: Ghosts, the tenth instalment of the...

  • Activision confirms Call of Duty: Ghosts 'Hardened' and 'Prestige' special editions - and 1080p tactical HM camera
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    Activision confirms Call of Duty: Ghosts 'Hardened' and 'Prestige' special editions - and 1080p tactical HM camera

    By 15 August 2013

    Activision has plans to launch two special editions for Call of Duty: Ghosts, with one of the editions featuring a "legit" 1080p head-mounted tactical camera. The game studio announced on Wednesday that it would offer a Hardened Edition and a Prestige...

  • Activision sets Call of Duty: Ghosts release for 5 November, available now for pre-order
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    Activision sets Call of Duty: Ghosts release for 5 November, available now for pre-order

    By 1 May 2013

    Activision on Wednesday announced that Call of Duty: Ghosts, the next version in its widely popular Call of Duty series, will be available on 5 November. Activision is still light on details for the title, but says it will bring an all-new gameplay experience...

  • North Korea shows US under attack in video, uses CoD: Modern Warfare 3 footage
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    North Korea shows US under attack in video, uses CoD: Modern Warfare 3 footage

    By 5 February 2013

    As part of a state TV propaganda video, the government of North Korea has used a sequence from the bestselling Activision game Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 to show its civilian population the US under attack - an act it claims America brought on itself....

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 DLC hitting Xbox LIVE in January
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    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 DLC hitting Xbox LIVE in January

    By 22 December 2011

    Soldiers - lock, load and look lively as the first downloadable content for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 has been announced. It will be hitting Xbox LIVE on 24 January, with Call of Duty Elite members getting first dibs. "Today we informed the Call...

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 more successful than Avatar and Harry Potter
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    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 more successful than Avatar and Harry Potter

    By 12 December 2011

    The latest game in the Call of Duty franchise, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, is officially the fastest selling entertainment product of all time. After release, it hit $1 billion worth of sales in 16 days, beating records held by Avatar and Harry Potter...

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 review
    Gaming 4.5 out of 5

    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 review

    By 9 November 2011

    Modern Warfare 3 is, in some ways, a bit like buying a Spice Girls album, in that, no matter how cool you think you are, it's impossible not to sing along. This is what Call of Duty is, gaming fun in its purest form. There is nothing complicated about...

  • Infinity Ward hints at return to World War II for future Call of Duty
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    Infinity Ward hints at return to World War II for future Call of Duty

    By 20 July 2011

    The next instalment in the Call of Duty franchise, after the release of Modern Warfare 3 has been and gone, could see a return to the battlegrounds of World War II, the game series' original focus. Speaking exclusively to Pocket-lint, Robert Bowling,...

  • Call of Duty: MW3 - no Kinect, but 3D maybe
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    Call of Duty: MW3 - no Kinect, but 3D maybe

    By 19 July 2011

    Infinity Ward never considered adding Kinect or PlayStation Move support to its forthcoming Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, but is being more cagey on the prospect of the game featuring a 3D mode. Speaking exclusively to Pocket-lint in a London hotel,...

  • Video - Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 first full trailer
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    Video - Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 first full trailer

    By 24 May 2011

    Forget the teaser trailers, this is the real deal. The first full length reveal trailer for what could well be the game of 2011 - Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3. Ahead of E3 Activision has decided to get the COD fans' collective pulse rate racing by releasing...

  • Activision sued for half a billion
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    Activision sued for half a billion

    By 28 April 2010

    Nearly 40 former employees of Infinity Ward have got together to drop a monster 500 million dollar lawsuit on games giant Activision, alleging breach of contract and unpaid royalties. The move comes just a week before Activision's Q1 financial reports...

  • Modern Warfare developers sign up with EA
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    Modern Warfare developers sign up with EA

    By 12 April 2010

    Following the massive spat between Call of Duty: Modern Warfare creators Infinity Ward and the game's publisher Activision, the two former heads of Infinity Ward - Jason West and Vince Zampella - have created a new studio backed by Activision's arch-rival...

  • Modern Warfare developers sue Activision
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    Modern Warfare developers sue Activision

    By 5 March 2010

    Simmering tensions between Call of Duty: Modern Warfare developers Infinity Ward and publishers Activision have exploded into a fully-fledged fight, with the lawyers representing studio bosses Jason West and Vince Zampella filing a lawsuit against...

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 dated
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    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 dated

    By 27 March 2009

    Activision has finally announced that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 will be hitting our shelves on 10 November, handily in time for Christmas. The follow-up to 2007's blockbuster Call of Duty 4, cited as the best-selling FPS game of all time, has been...

  • Call of Duty 6 definitely in development
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    Call of Duty 6 definitely in development

    By 30 January 2009

    It seems that we could definitely be seeing Call of Duty 6 before 2009 is out, after actor Ken Lally confirmed his involvement with the project. The studio behind COD6 (or Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 if you will) Infinity Ward, had said back in August...

  • Nintendo struggling to break Russian market
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    Nintendo struggling to break Russian market

    By 19 January 2009

    Nintendo may be succeeding in just about every other country, but it seems Russia is one region it isn't going to win over. Despite launching the Wii and DS in the country, both have struggled to make an impact on the growing Russian market, it has been...

  • EA announces sixth Littlest Pet Shop title
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    EA announces sixth Littlest Pet Shop title

    By 6 January 2009

    EA has announced it is to launch the sixth addition to the Littlest Pet Shop gaming line-up in March 2009. Aimed at girls between 6-10 years old, Littlest Pet Shop Spring will be the fourth DS release in the series. The game features a spring environment...

  • GTA: Chinatown Wars "much bigger" than PSP GTAs
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    GTA: Chinatown Wars "much bigger" than PSP GTAs

    By 30 December 2008

    Rockstar has said that the forthcoming Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars will be the biggest portable game the company has ever made. The president of Rockstar Leeds, Gordon Hall said: "Chinatown Wars is much bigger than anything we have ever done before...

  • New range of DS educational titles set for release in 2009
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    New range of DS educational titles set for release in 2009

    By 30 December 2008

    PlayV has announced a range of educational titles set to be released for Nintendo DS in February 2009. The series, called Mind Your Language, will teach users a variety of foreign languages including Spanish, French, German and Japanese, and is fully...

  • Waterstone's introduces Wii range
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    Waterstone's introduces Wii range

    By 29 December 2008

    Waterstone's has introduced a new line of Wii titles to one of its stores, following a successful trial of DS games. The book retailer began selling DS Touch Generation titles in a few of its stores last year, with over 100 branches now stocking a number...

  • Rock Band gets a trio of festive tracks
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    Rock Band gets a trio of festive tracks

    By 22 December 2008

    Rock Band is chipping in to help your festive mood with a special Rock Band 2 Christmas song pack, as well as a couple of Foo Fighter tracks as well. The Christmas song pack is made up of "Hanukkah Blessings" by Barenaked Ladies (also seen in the Lips...

  • New Batman: Arkham Asylum screens released
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    New Batman: Arkham Asylum screens released

    By 22 December 2008

    Eidos has released ten new screenshots from its new Batman game, Arkham Asylum, due to be released in 2009. Being developed for Xbox 360, PS3 and PC, players will take on the role of Batman delivering The Joker to the Arkham Asylum. As you might imagine,...

  • Sonic 2 in double WiiWare update
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    Sonic 2 in double WiiWare update

    By 22 December 2008

    If you start feeling the post-Christmas blues come Boxing Day, get yourself onto Virtual Console and you will find two new games for you to spend your Wii Points on. Firstly, for 800 Wii Points you can get the classic Secret of Mana, originally developed...

  • New screens released for OutRun Online Arcade
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    New screens released for OutRun Online Arcade

    By 22 December 2008

    New screenshots have been released from the OutRun Online Arcade which has been causing a bit of a buzz since it was announced last week. OutRun has always been a popular racer series, but has now been remade by Sumo Digital for a release onto Xbox Live...