Activision and Infinity Ward dropped an all-new “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare” multiplayer video for fans of the franchise. The game is currently scheduled to release on October 25th and fans can get a new look at the multiplayer modes in the trailer below.
You can order “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare” right here on Amazon to have it ready for release day. The game launches on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. Fans can pre-order now and get early access to the Modern Warfare Beta, starting on September 12th for the PS4 and September 14th on other platforms.
The multiplayer options offer a mix of quick-action; close-quarters 2 vs. 2 experiences called Gunfight; traditional 6 vs. 6 multiplayer gameplay; and modes that support 10 vs. 10 and 20 vs. 20 firefights. The new game also offers high-player count maps and combat, like the all-new Ground War mode that supports more than 100-players. With a complete weapon overhaul and the most choices in Call of Duty history, players will be able to outfit their multiplayer operators for every combat encounter, with new customization options through the Gunsmith system. In addition, gameplay mechanics, including bullet penetration, gun mounting, door breaching and night vision multiplayer gameplay maps featuring night vision goggles (NVGs), allow for a new tactical experience.
“Our goal with Modern Warfare is to bring all gamers together from day one to play together,” said Patrick Kelly, Creative Director and co-Studio Head, Infinity Ward. “We’re doing away with the season pass; we’re delivering a mix of free maps, a ton of content following launch, and we’re developing the game for crossplay. We’re live-testing now, and fans will get to try for themselves next month in the Beta. This is a new day for Call of Duty multiplayer, and today is just the start — we have many more exciting reveals coming for fans that we can’t wait to share.”
“Our studio goal for Modern Warfare was to create a completely new experience, and the most varied, customizable and realistic-feeling Call of Duty multiplayer,” said Geoff Smith, Multiplayer Gameplay Director, Infinity Ward. “Our design goal is for gamers to have fun by playing again and again with their friends, where the action will feel fresh, but also familiar for all players every time they jump in.”
“Call of Duty: Modern Warfare” features a new engine which hopes to deliver an immersive and photo-realistic experience across the entire game. The new technology utilizes the latest advancements in visual engineering, including a physically-based material system allowing for state of the art photogrammetry, a new hybrid tile-based streaming system, new PBR decal rendering system, world volumetric lighting, 4K HDR, DirectX Raytracing (PC) and more as well as a new GPU geometry pipeline.
Spectral rendering delivers thermal heat radiation and infrared identification for both thermal and night-vision in-game imaging. The technical investment made provides a cutting-edge animation system and blend shape system, while the new suite of audio of tools allows for full Dolby ATMOS support, on supported platforms, along with the latest in audio simulation effects.
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