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Call of Duty: Ghosts isn’t as good as last year’s Black Ops II — or Battlefield 4 (review)

<i>Editor’s note: This review has some limited story spoilers.</i><p>It had to happen. Call of Duty has been at the top of its game in the first-person-shooter modern-combat genre for years, but in my opinion, the series hit its peak last year with Call of Duty: Black Ops II. Call of Duty: Ghosts, which …

Reviewers Are Reporting Frame Rate Problems With 'Call Of Duty: Ghosts' On PS4

Call of Duty: Ghosts is the latest iteration in one of the most popular game franchises in the world, so it’s only fitting that Activision’s shooter has become the center of a big discussion of how Microsoft's Xbox One stacks up to Sony's PS4. The PS4 version runs at a native 1080p, and …

Activision Admits 'Call of Duty: Ghosts' Didn't Outsell 'Black Ops 2' At Launch

It seemed like Call of Duty’s day-one sales record streak would come to an end when they were forced to premiere their new game, Ghosts, across six different platforms not all available at the same time. It was all but confirmed when the numbers Activision released the next day boasted of a billion …

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Eight Call of Duty: Ghosts teams to compete at X Games

Major League Gaming today announced the eight <i>Call of Duty: Ghosts</i> teams that will compete at the inaugural MLG X Games Invitational, which will be held during the first-ever X Games in Austin, Texas, this June.<p>The teams will compete in a tournament that will be showcased alongside traditional X …

The story of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare took more than two years to write

<i>Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare,</i> the third science-fiction entry in Activision's military shooter series, has been in the works for some time, according to the co-founder of the developing studio.<p>Glen Schofield of Sledgehammer Games said over Twitter that the game's story took 2 1/2 years to hash …

Call of Duty: Ghosts Invasion launches for Xbox 360, Xbox One June 3

<i>Call of Duty: Ghosts Invasion</i>, downloadable content including the third episode in its four-part episodic story, will launch for Xbox 360 and Xbox One June 3, Activision announced today.<p>"Episode 3: Awakening" takes place as <i>Ghosts</i>' heroes "descent into the perilous alien underworld." Once there, …

Activision shows off animation and art direction for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

Activision released a new video today on the tech and artistry behind the making of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, which debuts on Nov. 4. The next-generation console and PC game will have an advanced, realistic look and feel that is intended to immerse players in a futuristic world.<p>Call of Duty …

Call of Duty: Ghosts' personalization packs let you show off your love of weed and Guy Fieri

<i>Call of Duty: Ghosts</i>' latest set of customization items includes a Character Pack that lets midnight tokers adorn their faces with marijuana leaves right now on Xbox 360 and Xbox One.<p>In all, six Personalization Packs, three Character Packs and two weapons are available for purchase. Personalization …

Call of Duty: Ghosts' latest map pack lets you kill with mine carts, extreme Canadian weather

<i>Nemesis</i>, the fourth and final downloadable content pack for <i>Call of Duty: Ghosts</i>, launches Aug. 5 on Xbox 360 and Xbox One, giving players all-new ways to kill each other in multiplayer. From mine carts to evil Canadian blizzards to vertical take off fighter jets, there's no shortage of fresh …

Activision declares war on 'cheating and unfair exploits' YouTube videos

Activision is calling in its crack team of elite copyright lawyers in take-down strikes against YouTubers who reveal cheats and exploits in <i>Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare</i>.<p>Eurogamer reports that YouTube network Machinima recently issued an email warning to its affiliates, that Activision is on the …

Robot zombies are coming to Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

And so is John Malkovich<p>One of the biggest changes in the newest <i>Call of Duty</i> is the shift to the future, which lets you play with all kinds of cool gadgets and weapons — and now that futuristic technology is coming to the undead. As with past games in the series, <i>Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare</i> is …

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's super zombies arrive in January with its first DLC

<i>Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare</i>'s futuristic take on zombies will arrive in January, Activision and developer Sledgehammer Games confirmed alongside a teaser trailer for the new mode. Dubbed Exo Zombies, the new cooperative multiplayer mode outfits the undead with <i>Advanced Warfare</i>'s exoskeletons to …

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's "Best" Guns Revealed

What are the "best" guns in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's multiplayer mode? Developer Sledgehammer Games on Monday answered that question, listing off the five most effective weapons based on their overall kill-to-death ratio.<p>Writing on Twitter, Sledgehammer co-founder Michael Condrey revealed …

175 Million Call of Duty Games Sold to Date, Still Fewer Than GTA

With $11 billion in total lifetime revenue, the Call of Duty franchise is one of the biggest in all of gaming. But how many copies of the series have been sold to date? Activision clued us in today, announcing via a new infographic that, since the series debuted over a decade ago, it has sold 175 …

Predicting Treyarch’s Next Call of Duty Game

We take a look at some of the likely - and not so likely - candidates.<p>We know that the end of the year will mark a new Call of Duty release, and we …

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Exo Zombies Infection Trailer Revealed

Activision has released a trailer for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare - Exo Zombies Infection, the second part of the first-person shooter's cooperative zombie experience.<p>Like the first part of Exo Zombies, included with Advanced Warfare's Havoc DLC, Infection stars John Malkovich, Bill Paxton, Rose …

Call of Duty's latest trailer spins Burger Town hits with John Malkovich and the zombies

The apocalypse is no picnic: <i>Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare</i>'s latest trailer puts a group of survivors in a fast-food joint overrun with zombies.<p>Press play above to see a bleaker future than the founder of Burger Town ever envisioned. You can watch some <i>Ascendance</i> gameplay below, in which the undead …

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'Call of Duty: Black Ops 3' Is Definitely Heading Back To The Future

I’m going to take a moment to blow my own horn by recapping that on Wednesday I wrote a lengthy piece detailing why it was inevitable that the next Call of Duty installment in 2015 was going to be Black Ops 3, rather than some other sub-franchise like World at War 2. Less than 24 hours later, Black …

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 set in a 'dark, twisted future,' will bring back Zombies

<i>Call of Duty: Black Ops 3</i> will once again send the first-person shooter franchise into the future, where "cutting-edge military robotics define warfare," according to an official description of the game on the Call of Duty website. It will also see the return of Treyarch's signature Zombies …

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Secrets From the Call of Duty Black Ops III Teaser

The teaser trailer for Call of Duty: Black Ops III just came out, and just like all game teasers, it also has a fair share of little details for series fans to look out for. So here’s all the important bits that we were able to find!<p>Iconic Silhouettes<p>There are two figures outlined by number …

New Black Ops 3 Trailer Shows Us the World After Black Ops 2

Back to the future.<p>A new live-action "Ember" trailer for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 shows us the state of the world after Black Ops 2.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>…

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Real Madrid midfielder James Rodriguez offered to Man Utd

Manchester United have been offered the chance to buy Real Madrid attacking midfielder James Rodriguez, according to Sky sources.<p>Rodriguez is …

Real Madrid seeks edge over Barcelona before La Liga’s dramatic close this weekend

>> Before <b>Real Madrid and Barcelona settle La Liga’s title this weekend</b>, Real will play its match in hand today on the road against Celta Vigo. The leaders are level on 87 points, but Real will retain control of the race by avoiding defeat against a Celta side in free fall: five consecutive losses …