Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Sledgehammer Games

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare storyline detailed in new trailer

A new trailer has launched for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. The three-minute-long Campaign Story Trailer follows the events that lead up to the game, which revolves around a massive terrorist attack on nuclear facilities across the globe. As nations struggles to rebuild, a private military contractor takes the lead and begins to emerge as the sole superpower. Expect to see a lot of sci-fi-styled armament and fast-paced action. Some new screenshots were also released and have been posted below.

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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare tech, exoskeleton video released

A new video has been released detailing Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s near-future (and sci-fi-ish) technology. Sledgehammer Games co-founders Glen Schofield and Michael Condrey reveal how the new gear impacts the gameplay. The footage features several of the new additions, including the mobile barricade, energy weapons, hovercraft, and the exoskeleton.

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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare revealed in new trailer, screenshots

Activision has released a new trailer revealing the next entry in the Call of Duty franchise, Advanced Warfare. Kevin Spacey makes his series debut in the teaser, lecturing adherents on the iron fist he intends on wielding to sway the people. The sci-fi leanings of the previous entries are brought to the fore with the appearance of combat suits and futuristic aircraft.

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Content Collections 3, 4 detailed

Call of Duty 3 (360, PC, PS3) Content Season Collection 3 and 4 DLC Announcement - Screenshot 1

Activision is set to wrap up the latest season of content drops for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 with the last two Content Collections, Collection #3: Chaos Pack and Collection #4: Final Assault. The collections will launch on the 360 first, with Chaos Pack set to hit Live on August 9 and Final Assault on September 6. Each pack is detailed below, but a quick takeaway is that Chaos Pack focuses on missions, with the new Chaos Mode for Special Ops, four new Special Ops Missions, and three new Face Off maps, while the multiplayer-centric Final Assault will include five new multiplayer maps.

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Modern Warfare 3 Content Collection #2 launches on Live

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (360, PC, PS3) Content Collection Two 360 Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Content Collection #2 is now available for the 360. The 1200 MS Point/$14.99 compilation, detailed below, includes five new maps (Foundation, Getaway, Lookout, Oasis, Sanctuary) as well as two new Special Ops missions (Iron Clad, Kill Switch). Locales include a vacation spot on the beach and a devastated mountainside in the Face Off maps Getaway and Sanctuary, while Oasis hosts players in a retrofitted ancient stone fortress and Iron Clad features a playable Abrams-class tank.

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Modern Warfare 3 Content Collection #1 now available on PSN

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (360, PC, PS3) Elite Content Season One Overwatch DLC Launch Announcement - Screenshot 2

Modern Warfare 3 Content Collection #1 has launched on PSN. The compilation includes previous Elite content drops Liberation, Piazza, Overwatch, and Black Box multiplayer maps and two Special Ops Missions, Black Ice and Negotiator.

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Modern Warfare 3 Collection Content #1 now available for 360

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (360, PC, PS3) Elite Content Season One Black Box, Black Ice, Negotiator DLC Announcement - Screenshot 2

The DLC that Call of Duty Elite Premium members have been enjoying is now available to all 360 gamers with the release of Modern Warfare 3 Collection Content #1. The compilation includes the two new Special Ops missions Black Ice and Negotiator, as well as four new multiplayer maps (Liberation, Piazza, Overwatch, and Black Box).

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Call of Duty Elite drops new map, Special Ops missions for 360

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (360, PC, PS3) Elite Content Season One Black Box, Black Ice, Negotiator DLC Announcement - Screenshot 1

Xbox Live members can now access the fourth, fifth, and sixth Content Drops for Call of Duty Elite’s first Content Season. The drops include a new multiplayer map, Black Box, plus the Black Ice and Negotiator missions for Special Ops.

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Call of Duty Elite Season One kicks off on PSN with two new maps

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (360, PC, PS3) Elite Content Season One Liberation and Piazza DLC Announcement - Screenshot 4

The first Content Season for Call of Duty Elite has officially begun for PS3 owners. Two new maps are available on PSN today, Liberation and Piazza, for Elite Premium Members. The next content drop for the nine-month season is scheduled to launch on March 29 with the Overwatch map.

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Call of Duty Elite’s new content drop, Overwatch, launches on Live

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (360, PC, PS3) Elite Content Season One Overwatch DLC Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Call of Duty Elite’s third Content Drop for Season one is now available for Live Gold members. The drop includes the Overwatch map, a two-level construction site set atop a New York City skyscraper. Teams will have to battle it out over a central bridge and side routes, all while trying to avoid the 70-story drop to the streets below.

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