Will a new “Call of Duty” be released in the coming year? While Activision speaks vaguely of a “full premium release”, insider and Bloomberg journalist Jason Schreier refers to a premium DLC for “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2”.
After Activision set records with the recently released “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2”, it is still unclear whether a new standalone game will be released in the coming year. According to rumors, the publisher 2023 is only relying on a large expansion.
After several speculations on this subject over the past few weeks, Activision’s latest annual report roughly addressed the next year and promised a “full premium release in the annual blockbuster series” for the “Call of Duty” series. , which on the one hand sounds like a full-fledged game, but on the other hand it was not clearly named as such.
“Activision looks forward to building on the current momentum in 2023, with plans for next year that include the most robust Call of Duty live operations yet, the next full Premium release in the annual blockbuster series, and even more immersive Free -to-play experiences across all platforms,” the company said literally.
According to Schreier, a “significant expansion”
While Activision’s statement sounds ambiguous, Bloomberg journalist Jason Schreier once again worried for the claimthat Activision’s “premium” release is a major expansion for the 2022 shooter “Modern Warfare 2”.
In a tweet he highlighted:
Treyarch’s next game is due out in 2024 Next year Sledgehammer will release a “premium” expansion (paid) for “Modern Warfare 2”. The expansion is said to have a lot of content, which would explain Activision’s naming. But it’s more Modern Warfare 2.
Bloomberg claimed a few weeks ago that Activision has decided to release the next main installment in the Call of Duty series, which is expected to be developed by Black Ops studio Treyarch, at a later date, which would mean that the Call of Duty series is skipping a re-release for the first time in many years.
In addition to releasing premium campaign content for Modern Warfare 2, Activision is also rumored to be launching a Greatest Hits pack, featuring multiplayer maps from a variety of classic Call of Duty franchises, next year to celebrate the series’ 20th anniversary. – Offer games.
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The new concept with an extension of the monetization of “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2” could work, as more and more sales are generated with additional content.
But even the simple sale of “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2” made the tills ring. With sales of over $800 million in the first three days of release and reaching the $1 billion mark in ten days the shooter was even able to trump the record set by “Call of Duty: Black Ops 2” from 2012.
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