Announcing the First Ever Call of Duty Endowment (C.O.D.E.) Bowl presented by U.S. Army Esports

Top Streamers support the Call of Duty Endowment

Mode Recon: Infected

This kind of fun is … infectious.

Mode Recon: Gunfight O.S.P.

Grab a Gun, Then Get in the Fight!

Welcome to the Modern Warfare® Streamer Invitational: Starting Today on Twitch!

Watch 20 hand-picked Twitch streamers as they face off in a fast-paced, skill-based showcase with $250,000 and supreme bragging rights at stake!

The Holidays have arrived with the Winter Festival Grand Prix in Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled.

Get in the Holiday Spirit with a New Track, Characters, Karts, and More!

This Week in Call of Duty® – December 9

All the intel on the happenings in Call of Duty.

Modern Warfare® Tactical Map Intel: Cargo

Get a complete breakdown of this Gunfight map to prepare yourself for epic 2v2 engagements.

The Rank Up Report #6: Diving into Season One

With a full Battle Pass in hand, our Lead Writer explores an entire arsenal full of new content.

Meet the Operators of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®: Part 1: Coalition Forces

Whether you’re playing as Coalition or Allegiance Forces, there’s a host of Operators to choose from. Here’s a background on all 10 available Coalition Operators.

Call of Duty®: Mobile Map Snapshot: Crash

Our latest Map Snapshot takes us to the Middle East for Crash, a desert town regarded as a sharpshooter’s oasis, but it also has plenty of opportunity for high intensity close quarters engagementsOur latest Map Snapshot takes us to the Middle East for Crash, a desert town regarded as a sharpshooter’s oasis, but it also has plenty of opportunity for high intensity close quarters engagements.

Announcement: Call of Duty®: Mobile Battle Royale Holiday and Accolades

See what’s coming to Battle Royale next week, and check out the awards that you, the Call of Duty community, have helped us earn!

New Season of Content; New Rewards to Earn by Watching Twitch

Watch Modern Warfare® on Twitch and Earn Rewards

Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Season One is Live!

The largest free content drop in Call of Duty® history is now live. Over the course of the season, you’ll experience four Multiplayer maps, three Special Ops experiences, and two new free weapons within one epic battle pass system.

Featured Bundles Come to Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®

Starting this week, discover new and limited-time items in the Store.

Modern Warfare® Tactical Map Intel: Crash

An old map has some new tricks in Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®. Read up on the latest strategies for Crash, a returning favorite to the Multiplayer map pool.

Announcement: Everything You Need to Know About the Season 1 Battle Pass in Modern Warfare

Play the game. Level Up. Earn Rewards. Here’s what you need to know before you log in and begin earning your way through the Season 1 Battle Pass.

This Week in Call of Duty -- December 2

All the intel on the happenings in Call of Duty.

Mode Recon: Gun Game

Quick with a Pistol, Sharp with a Shotgun: Gun Game is Back!

The Rank Up Report #5: Gunfight Tournaments Beta and Completing the Officer Ranks

Our Lead Writer looks for redemption in Gunfight through the new Tournaments beta feature while earning the exclusive Rank 155 reward.

Activision 2019 Black Friday Deals!

Go Dark On Black Friday: Modern Warfare® Black Friday Promotions are Go! There are also savings on Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, Spyro™, and Sekiro™ too!

Call of Duty®: Mobile Map Snapshot: Hijacked

Set sail for our latest Map Snapshot on Hijacked and get ready to dive into some strategic tips and tricks for your next game on this Call of Duty: Mobile Multiplayer map.

Trials Without the Tribulations: A Guide to Trials in Modern Warfare®

Trials can be a quick and fun way to earn XP outside of usual Multiplayer gameplay. Here’s how you can ace your next run at the first three Trials courses.

Get Ready for Double XP on the Road to Season 1 for Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®!

Read up on the incoming Officer Rank refresh, recommendations for reaching Rank 155, and what’s to come before the largest content drop in Call of Duty history.

Modern Warfare® Special Ops Briefing: Door Kick

Break into Aniyah Palace with these tips for Door Kick, and you may find yourself beating the Infinity Ward time in no time!

The Activision Holiday Gift Guide Part 1: Modern Warfare

Ready to treat yourself or others this holiday season with some awesome gift ideas? Don’t be left in the dark: Here are some cool and official must-have Modern Warfare merch to check out!

The Activision Holiday Gift Guide Part 2: Crash, Spyro, and Sekiro

Gathering some information on the very best in Holiday season gifts? Or wanting to purchase a present or two for yourself? Then read on and check out official Crash, Spyro, and Sekiro merch!

Call of Duty®: Mobile Landing Site: Updated Frequently!

Welcome to the Call of Duty: Mobile Landing Site! Head here to read all the Blog-related game intel, which is constantly updated as information is revealed over the game’s launch and beyond.

Roadmap Announcement: Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Changes the Rules of Engagement

Ready for the biggest free content drop in franchise history? Here are the initial details on all the forthcoming Season One content.

Mode Recon: Realism

No HUD. No Mini-Map. No Problem.

Breaking Down Battle Pass Season 2 in Call of Duty®: Mobile

Unlock new weapons and personalization options through the Season 2 Battle Pass, as well as Alex Mason, Sgt. Kamarov, and even more loot with the Premium Pass

Call of Duty®: Mobile Zombies Map Snapshot – Shi No Numa

Head into the swamp of death with these tips for raids, survival, and more.

The Wild, Wild West of Modern Warfare®: The 2v2 Gunfight Tournament Beta Launches Today!

An In-Depth look at the Gunfight Tournament Beta

This Week in Call of Duty® – November 25

All the intel on the happenings in Call of Duty this week

Modern Warfare® Tactical Map Intel: Krovnik Farmland

Our first Tactical Map Intel for Ground War brings us to Krovnik Farmland, Verdansk’s rural village that has become a battleground for the Allegiance and Coalition.

Announcing Controller Support for Call of Duty®: Mobile

Read on to find out how you can use a supported controller with Call of Duty: Mobile.

Welcome to Call of Duty®: Mobile The Zombies Experience – Available For A Limited Time

Return to Shi No Numa today and discover an old haunt with some new tricks…

Incoming Intel: New Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Free Content is Now Available!

Play Free New Game Modes and Team Up to Take Down Foes Across New Special Ops Experiences Now!

The Rank Up Report #4: Trials, Realism, Door Kick, and Blueprints

New Multiplayer and Special Ops experiences define this week’s Rank Up Report as our Lead Writer comes close to finishing the Officer Ranks with a bit of platinum to boot.

The 6th Annual Activision Blizzard Veterans Day of Service

Activision Blizzard employees, pro gamers, and more partnered to support veterans

Get More Rewards with the Call of Duty® Companion App

Check Stats, Get Game Intel, and Earn Rewards on the Go

Tips: Operating in Style in Multiplayer and Special Ops

Tips: Operating in Style in Multiplayer and Special Ops

Modern Warfare® Weapon Blueprints Explained

There are more than just the base versions of weapons in Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®. Read up on what weapon blueprints are and the many ways to unlock them.

This Week in Call of Duty® – November 18

All the intel on the happenings in Call of Duty

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for November 15

This week, the Blog featured copious content for Modern Warfare®’s latest free content, offering a new weekly briefing about the franchise, and additional tactical data for Call of Duty®: Mobile.

The Making of Modern Warfare®’s Shoot House

An Interview with Geoff Smith on the Development of the Multiplayer map – Shoot House

Mode Recon: Hardpoint

Modern Warfare® returns the fan-favorite game mode

The Rank Up Report #3: Shoot House, Hardpoint, and Krovnik Farmland

Our Lead Writer dives into the first free community content drops of the Modern Warfare® season.

Call of Duty®: Mobile Map Snapshot: Crossfire

A map that’s fun to play but dangerous to get caught in, Crossfire continues our Map Snapshots for Call of Duty: Mobile’s Multiplayer.

Modern Warfare® Tactical Map Intel: Shoot House

A new Multiplayer map, Shoot House, encourages fast and frenetic play. Here’s how you can conquer it.

The Operator Skills of Call of Duty: Mobile

Six potentially game-changing Operator Skills are at your disposal in Call of Duty: Mobile. Here is an overview and tips for usage.

Call of Duty: Mobile Wants YOU!

Thanks to our amazing community, the game has been nominated for Google Play Users’ Choice Game of 2019. Voting is open now!

Modern Warfare® Tactical Map Intel: Gun Runner

This Tactical Map Intel guide dives deep into Gun Runner, giving you tips for every sector of the map and more.

This Veterans Day, watch Modern Warfare® on Twitch; Get Call of Duty Endowment Rewards

[Updated] Two new Rewards are Up for Grabs by Simply Watching your Streamer of Choice Play Modern Warfare!

This Week in Call of Duty – November 11

A Look Ahead at the Happenings in Call of Duty

The Call of Duty Endowment Celebrates its 10-Year Anniversary Veterans Day by Announcing the “Hire. Honor.” Campaign.

General Jim Mattis, Decorated American Veteran and Former United States Secretary of Defense, Leads the Campaign

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for November 8

We celebrated ten years of the Call of Duty Endowment, launched a Call of Duty®: Mobile Airborne Chip Event as well as a new Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Grand Prix, and offered a variety of Tips and Tactics for Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®!

Incoming Intel: Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Free Community Content Launches Today For All Players!

Additional Game Mode and New Maps are all available for free starting today, across all platforms!

The Rank Up Report #2: Going Gold and Preparing for New Content in Modern Warfare

Our lead writer shares his journey to getting the Gold Camo on the Model 680 in-depth, so you can join him on his quest for Damascus.

Modern Warfare® Special Ops Briefing: Operation Headhunter

Take down Almalik with these helpful tips.

Experience Ring Rally in Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled

The Neon Circus Grand Prix brings a New Game Mode on November 8!

Five Loadouts to Try in Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®

Need some inspiration for crafting your next loadout? Here are five unique loadouts we’ve been using since launch.

Call of Duty League™ Hopefuls, it’s Time to Compete in Challengers!

Start your Path to Pro with Call of Duty Challengers™

Discover the Joy of the Big Top in the Neon Circus Grand Prix in Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled.

Gas up for an Epic Spectacle of Fun, including a new Game Mode!

The Spoils of Modern Warfare’s Campaign

Do you want to earn some Operators and XP boosts? Dive into the Campaign and get some sweet rewards.

Catch some Air with the Airborne Chip Event starting on November 4 in Call of Duty Mobile

Unlock a new Battle Royale class for Call of Duty Mobile

The Rank Up Report #1: Firing the First Shots; Realism and Gunfight

Our lead writer chronicles his journey in Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®, beginning with a visit to Campaign and an invite to an offline Gunfight event

Tips: Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark: Tactics for NVG Mode.

In the spirit of Halloween, we’re giving tips for “going dark” and experiencing Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Multiplayer’s NVG Mode.

The Basics of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®: Field Upgrades

No Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Operator is complete without a Field Upgrade. Read on to see how each of these powerful tools can help you in Multiplayer.

The Basics of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®: Killstreaks

Only the most elite Operators will earn Killstreaks, tide-turning tools of battle that can devastate an entire enemy team. Learn what you can earn in Multiplayer in this basics guide.

The Basics of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®: Movement

We go in-depth on mastering the two most fundamental aspects of playing Call of Duty: how to move and look around.

Tips: Top 10 Ways to Improve Your Game

For newcomers and veterans alike, these 10 tips should help you build up the fundamentals in Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®.

The Basics of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®: Ready… Aim… Fire

Learn the fundamentals and advanced techniques of using weapons in Modern Warfare and the art of knifing.

Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Delivers a Blockbuster Opening Weekend

Over $600 Million sell-through in the game’s first three days

Call of Duty®: Mobile Map Snapshot: Nuketown

This Mobile Map Snapshot brings us to a timeless locale from the Black Ops universe that will come alive in the palm of your hands.

The Basics of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®: Loadouts

Load up and ship out onto the field of battle with a well-rounded and meticulously created loadout. Here’s how to handle your loadouts before (or during) any Multiplayer or Special Ops session.

Call of Duty League Season Launches January 24, 2020

The inaugural season of the Call of Duty League™ will begin with the Call of Duty League Launch Weekend at the Minneapolis Armory from January 24-26, 2020, in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

A Grand Tour of the Call of Duty®: Mobile Battle Royale Map (Part 3)

Our final part of our look into locales on Isolated takes us to several new areas to the Call of Duty® universe in the Eastern-most part of the map, as well as some familiar places from Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare® and Black Ops 2®.

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for October 25

The time has finally come to go Dark: Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® releases, and the Games Blog has you covered. Also, Call of Duty: Mobile is all Treats, no Tricks with its first themed event!

Getting Started in Modern Warfare®: Special Ops

The Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Campaign continues in Special Ops. Here’s how you can team up with a global alliance for massive and dynamic co-op missions.

Tips: Top-10 Tips for Modern Warfare® Multiplayer

As we put together our most expansive in-game breakdown coverage yet, we share our top-10 tips that every Operator should know when heading into Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®’s Multiplayer.

The Call of Duty Endowment Defender Pack is available now in Modern Warfare®

Support Veterans by Purchasing our Largest Call of Duty Endowment Pack Ever!

Watch Modern Warfare® on Twitch; Get Rewards

[Updated] Earn Rewards by Watching your Streamer of Choice Play Modern Warfare

Getting Started in Modern Warfare®: Controls and Settings (PS4)

In this guide, we break down the basic controls, HUD, and settings in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare.

Getting Started in Modern Warfare®: Controls and Settings (XB1)

In this guide, we break down the basic controls, HUD, and Settings in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare.

Getting Started in Modern Warfare®: Controls and Settings (PC)

In this guide, we break down the basic controls, HUD, and Settings in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. This guide is also for helpful for those using a Keyboard and Mouse on other platforms.

Getting Started in Modern Warfare®: The Basics

The first of our Getting Started guides covers how to boot up Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® and choose a game mode.

Getting Started in Modern Warfare®: Campaign

The fate of the world is in your hands, soldier. Read on to get the basics in starting the visceral and gripping narrative Campaign of Modern Warfare.

Getting Started in Modern Warfare®: Multiplayer

Experiencing a Call of Duty® Multiplayer match for the first time? Need to know what’s new in Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®? This Getting Started Guide covers the basics of the game’s Multiplayer mode.

COD 101: Definitions of Common Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Terms

Confused about terminology in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare? You won’t be after reading this glossary!

Welcome to Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®

One of the most celebrated and iconic first-person action franchises is available today!

A Grand Tour of the Call of Duty®: Mobile Battle Royale Map (Part 2)

Visit some nostalgic sights from Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare®, Call of Duty®: Black Ops and more in this second part of our tour of the “Isolated” Battle Royale map in Call of Duty: Mobile.

Enter for a chance to win a FREE pair of the Modern Warfare® themed Adidas® limited-edition Pusha T Kingslayer Ozweego

Level up your Operator and your sneaker collection!

Infinity Ward Interview: Tuning Up Vehicles for Modern Warfare®

This deep dive into the creation of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® takes us into Infinity Ward’s in-house body shop for a chat with Vehicle Team members Manu Marín, Jon Bailey, and Dan Savage.

The Making of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® art book is available today, October 22!

Get even more insight into the development, visuals, and lore of Modern Warfare with this art book.

The Call of Duty®: Mobile Halloween Event is All Treats, No Tricks!

Get in the spirit of Halloween with a spooky version of Standoff, a free weapon, a new Operator skill, and more!

Extra Life 24-Hour Livestream

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for October 18

Another action-packed week saw several major announcements and reveals for Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® and the Call of Duty League™, not to mention the release of two guides for Call of Duty®: Mobile.

Get Ready for Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®: PC Launch Trailer and PC Preload Information Drops Today!

Watch the PC-specific Trailer and ready yourself and your PC for preloading. Then download some Modern Warfare Wallpapers, stat!

Feature: Explaining Player Progression in Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®

Welcome to the official breakdown of how player progression will work in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare.

Available Now: The Soundtrack of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®

Ahead of the game’s launch, listen to the music that defines Modern Warfare.

Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Preload Details for Console

Prepare your gaming console of choice for Modern Warfare and read on to see when, and how, you can begin preloading.

The Call of Duty League™ Official Website is LIVE!

Get the details on the new Call of Duty® League and its inaugural esports season, events, and more!

A Grand Tour of the Call of Duty®: Mobile Battle Royale Map (Part 1)

The Battle Royale map in Call of Duty: Mobile, brings together Call of Duty® history with brand new locales. Look out for these fresh and familiar sights as you loot, hunt, and survive the Battle Royale on mobile!

Announcement: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Post-Launch Approach to New Content

All New Base Weapons and Functional Attachments Unlocked Through Gameplay

Amp Up Your Game with the Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® A40 Speaker Tag Set

ASTRO just dropped an exclusive magnetic tag set featuring the factions of Modern Warfare. Grab them today and prepare for Modern Warfare on October 25.

Prepare for the Limited Edition SCUF Vantage 2 Modern Warfare® controller for PS4™ & PC.

Scuf Gaming® teams up again to give Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® gamers a limited-edition wireless controller.

Prepare for Launch: All Previous Modern Warfare Intel is Here!

Experience the global phenomenon: Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® launches in less than 12 days!

Call of Duty®: Mobile Map Snapshot: Killhouse

The training course that veterans of the Call of Duty® franchise know like the back of their hands returns as part of the Mobile Multiplayer map pool. Strap on those boots and get ready to run the gauntlet with the help of this handy map guide.

RetroVision: Celebrate Activision’s 40th Anniversary with Retro Calling Cards, coming to a Call of Duty® near you!

In celebration of Activision’s Ruby Anniversary, free retro Calling Cards are coming to Call of Duty®: WWII, Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4, and Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®. Don’t forget to grab a sticker in Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, too!

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for October 11

What were the biggest Activision Games Blog stories of the week? A look into Modern Warfare®’s Special Ops, detailed PC Specs, Call of Duty®: Mobile tips, and Activision Calling Card Gifts to gamers.

Announcement: Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® PC Specifications are Released

Learn the Minimum, Recommended, Competitive, and Ultra Specs for Modern Warfare on PC. Our Official PC Partner NVIDIA® also announces NVIDIA Ansel, and Highlights to PC fans.

Getting a Grip on the Call of Duty®: Mobile Controls

Check out how to play the game and what control options are at your disposal to customize the mobile Call of Duty experience.

Feature: All the Intel You Need on the Reimagined World of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Special Ops.

Pick up where Campaign concludes and deploy alongside your squadmates to sever a global terror organization’s access to weapons, funds, intelligence, and hardware. Welcome to a deep dive into the world of Modern Warfare’s Special Ops Mode coming to PlayStation® 4, Xbox One® and PC.

Call of Duty® Mobile in Depth: The Classes of Battle Royale

Before you even step foot onto the Battle Royale map, you’ll have to decide between six classes. Read up on what they are and see which of them fits your playstyle.

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for October 4

We launched Call of Duty®: Mobile, offered extensive biographies on the main characters of Modern Warfare®, revealed overviews and tips on Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 content, and showcased a fright-filled Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Grand Prix and Call of Duty Endowment kart!

Modern Warfare® Campaign: Biographies of the Story’s Major Players. Part 4: "The Butcher" and "The Wolf"

An introduction to the Protagonists and Antagonists of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®.

Announcement: Call of Duty®: Mobile Achieves #1 App Ranking on iOS in Over 100 Countries and Regions

The free-to-play game has surpassed more than 35 million downloads on iOS and Android Combined

Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled and the Call of Duty Endowment team up to bring fans a new kart for a good cause!

Look fly on the track and support placing veterans in the U.S. and ex-forces in the U.K. into jobs with the Firehawk Kart, now available for Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled!

Modern Warfare® Campaign Landing Site: Updated Frequently!

Welcome to the Campaign Landing Site! This page links to all Blog-related and daily Campaign Intel and is constantly updated as information is imparted over the next ten days.

Call of Duty®: Mobile Bootcamp Part 3: Getting Started in the Game: Battle Royale Edition

In this guide, we break down what you should expect in the first few moments of the Call of Duty®: Mobile: Battle Royale experience.

Modern Warfare® Campaign: Biographies of the Story’s Major Players. Part 3: Farah Ahmed Karim and Hadir Ahmed Karim.

An introduction to the Protagonists and Antagonists of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®.

Call of Duty®: Mobile Bootcamp Part 2: Getting Started in the Game: Multiplayer Edition

Learn how to put together a loadout, further navigate the Multiplayer menus, and get a few tips and tricks for success during this guide for post-tutorial action in Call of Duty®: Mobile.

The thrills and chills of the Spooky Grand Prix are coming to Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled!

Spine-tingling new content, a paranormal new challenge type, and other in-demand game updates come with this ghoulish Grand Prix season, launching this Friday, October 4 at 7AM PDT (2PM UTC).

Announcement: Call of Duty®: Mobile Is Live and Free-to-play! Download Now!

The wait is over; Call of Duty: Mobile is now available to download on Android and iOS devices: Get the Call of Duty universe in the palms of your hands starting today.

Modern Warfare® Campaign: Biographies of the Story’s Major Players. Part 2: Alex “Echo 3-1” and Kate Laswell.

An introduction to the Protagonists and Antagonists of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®.

Call of Duty®: Mobile Boot Camp Part 1: Getting Started in the Game

In only a few moments, you can learn to play Call of Duty: Mobile and get right into the action. Here is what you should expect during your initial Call of Duty: Mobile gaming experience.

Modern Warfare® Campaign: Biographies of the Story’s Major Players. Part 1: Captain John Price and Sergeant Kyle Garrick.

An introduction to the Protagonists and Antagonists of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®.

Black Ops 4 Map Spotlight: Conquering the Evil Inside Lair

The evil organization Arkadeus must be stopped, but can the Specialists do it? Drop into Lair with these tips, and you may have the glory of saving the Black Ops universe from destruction!

Black Ops 4 Map Spotlight: Preparing for Launch

The Map Spotlight for Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 brings us back to Launch, a classic Black Ops map now set at dusk.

Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 Zombies Spotlight: Tips for Taking On Tag der Toten

The final chapter of the Aether storyline will test your zombie slaying and Easter Egg hunting skills as you lead the Victis Crew to salvation.

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for September 27

This week saw the grand reveal of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s Campaign and the sixth Operation for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4. Here’s what you may have missed from that and more.

The Price of War – The Modern Warfare® Interview with Barry Sloane

Barry Sloane, the actor who plays Captain Price in Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®, sits down with IW Studio Narrative Director Taylor Kurosaki in this exclusive interview.

The Narrative of Modern Warfare® Part 3: Another Perspective

In modern war, soldiers are not the only casualty. For Modern Warfare’s campaign, Infinity Ward also consulted with War Correspondent Hollie McKay (right) and Somaiya Daud (left), a Muslim young adult fiction writer. Here are their stories.

The Narrative of Modern Warfare® Part 2: Ensuring Authenticity

To help Infinity Ward write a Campaign that fits the everchanging definition of “Modern Warfare,” they enlisted the expertise of Steve Sanders (left) and Mitch Hall (right), two veterans with more than four decades of military experience.

The Narrative of Modern Warfare® Part 1: Telling the Story of Modern Warfare

Infinity Ward Narrative Director Taylor Kurosaki (right), Single Player Design Director Jacob Minkoff (center), and Writer Brian Bloom (left) dig deep into what went into crafting the Campaign of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®.

Announcement: The Story of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® – Official Behind the Scenes Feature

Following the release of the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Campaign trailer, Infinity Ward presents a six-minute behind the scenes feature where IW team members and several advisors detail how this Campaign came to life.

Announcement: The Official Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® – Story Trailer Now Live!

Lines will be drawn. Your resolve will be tested. And the world will look to you to do what needs to be done.

Modern Warfare® Beta Boot Camp Landing Site [UPDATING COMPLETE: 9/23 at 10:00AM PDT]

Welcome to the Beta* Landing Site! This page links to all Blog-related and daily Beta Intel. It is constantly updated to let you know the exact Beta content, as more modes, maps, and other intel rolls out during both Beta Weekends.

Operation Dark Divide Puts the Fate of the Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 Universe in Your Hands

The ultimate battle begins. Become a hero or villain, fight across two new Multiplayer maps, drop into a limited-time Blackout mode, and prepare for the epic conclusion to the Aether Zombies story.

A Closer Look at What Operation Dark Divide Brings to the Black Ops 4 Black Market

The latest Operation in Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 has enough new items in store through the Black Market and Contraband streams to make you feel like a real hero… or villain.

Black Ops 4: Becoming a Heavy Metal Hero in Blackout

The Blackout map is back in living color with an action-packed limited time mode that turns you into a comic book hero! Read what has changed on the map since the apocalypse, as well as some tips for the brand-new game mode.

Thank You for Playing the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Open Crossplay Beta!

Welcome to Day Four of the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Open Crossplay Beta!

Welcome to the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Crossplay Open Beta! - Day Three

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for September 20

The Modern Warfare® Beta* rolls out to everyone, and the blog goes in-depth to help you play. Plus, Call of Duty® Mobile gets a release date: Two Weekly Wrap-Ups: One cavalcade of content!

Modern Warfare® Beta Boot Camp: Game Modes Overview Part 2 of 2 [UPDATING COMPLETE: 9/20]

The second part of our Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Beta game mode overview dives deep into the new and variant game modes to try.

Modern Warfare® Beta Boot Camp: The Multiplayer Maps [UPDATING COMPLETE: 9/20]

Ready to explore some of the locations comprising the Multiplayer maps of the Beta? Join us as we reconnoiter some of the most impressive Multiplayer terrain ever seen in a Call of Duty® game!

Welcome to the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Crossplay Open Beta! - Day Two

Modern Warfare® Beta Boot Camp: Gaining Complete Control (Xbox One)

A Look at your HUD and Maneuverability Choices: Here’s a deeper dive into the information displayed across the in-game HUD imagery, and the wealth of control choices you can make.

Modern Warfare® Beta Boot Camp: Gaining Complete Control (PC)

A Look at your HUD and Maneuverability Choices: Here’s a deeper dive into the information displayed across the in-game HUD imagery, and the default control settings for keyboard and mouse users.

Modern Warfare® Beta: PC Customization Guide and Beta System Specs

Battle.net players, prepare for the Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Beta*. We’ve dug deep into the PC game’s specs and settings to give you a detailed breakdown of what to expect when it goes live in the Modern Warfare Beta starting September 19 on PC for Pre-Order players.

Announcement: Call of Duty®: Mobile launches on October 1

Looking for the definitive Free-to-Play Call of Duty® experience on Android and iOS devices? Want to play head-to-head matches while on-the-go, in a variety of Multiplayer and Battle Royale settings? Then prepare for roll out in less than two weeks!

Announcement: The Modern Warfare® Open Crossplay Beta Starts Thursday

Modern Warfare Players Can Play Together Across PS4, Xbox One and PC. Here's how:

A Deeper Look at Modern Warfare Customization

Gunsmith Offers New Level of Weapon Customization Options

Loud and Clear: Finding the Right Audio Mix in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

Modern Warfare® Mid-Beta Update: Get Ready for Crossplay in Weekend 2!

There’s a lot in store for players as the Crossplay Beta* rolls out this Thursday, September 19! Learn more about Crossplay between consoles and PC.

Announcement: Chicago, London, Seattle join 2020 Call of Duty Esports League

NRG Esports brings Call of Duty to Chicago, ReKTGlobal to operate London team, Aquilini Group to lead Seattle organization

Modern Warfare® Beta Boot Camp: Your Guide to Getting Started in the Game

You’ve downloaded the Beta. Now what? Read on to see how to get set up within this pre-launch Multiplayer experience.

Modern Warfare® Beta Boot Camp: Gaining Complete Control (PS4)

A Look at your HUD and Maneuverability Choices: Here’s a deeper dive into the information displayed across the in-game HUD imagery, and the wealth of control choices you can make.

Modern Warfare® Beta Boot Camp: A Look at the Operators on Deck

Whether you’re playing as Coalition or Allegiance Forces, there’s a host of Operators to choose from. Here’s a first look at the Operators you’re likely to see during the Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Beta.

Modern Warfare® Beta Boot Camp: Looking Over Loadouts

Load up and ship out onto the field of battle with a well-rounded, involved, and meticulously created Loadout system. Here’s how to handle your Loadouts before (or during) every MP battle.

Modern Warfare® Beta Boot Camp: Killstreaks: Game-Changing Tools to Earn in Battle

You saw some Killstreaks in action during the Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® reveal. Now, let’s dive deep into the Killstreaks you’ll be able to earn in-game.

Modern Warfare® Beta Boot Camp: Field Upgrades: Your Additional Advantages in the Combat Zone

No Call of Duty® Modern Warfare® Operator is complete without a Field Upgrade. We check out the announced Field Upgrades, and how they can be employed to assist you in a Multiplayer Match.

Modern Warfare® Beta Boot Camp: Game Modes Overview Part 1 of 2

The Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Beta features a whole suite of Multiplayer experiences, including these three returning game modes from previous titles.

Announcement: Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Beta Test Rolls Out This Week! Here’s What You Need to Know:

Ready for the Modern Warfare® Beta? You will be when you learn how to obtain and redeem your code, prelaunch plans, and learn what’s happening across both Beta Test Weekends starting this Thursday, September 12!

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for September 6

This week was jam-packed with incredible plays from the Call of Duty® community, the release of Spyro™ Reignited Trilogy on the Nintendo Switch™ and PC, and some Slept on Stunners in Blackout.

Blackout’s Slept on Stunners Part 1: Hellion Salvo

All about Blackout's rocket launcher.

Blackout’s Slept On Stunners Part 2: The Auger DMR

Harness the precise power of the Auger DMR.

Black Ops 4 Map Spotlight: A Tour of Remnant

This map spotlight takes us to the Museum of Unnatural History, a tourist trap in the marshes of Louisiana… and now a death trap due to a mysterious new relic!

Blackout Spotlight: Modes of Transportation – A Field and Strategy Guide

Sea, land, or air, these vehicles will get you across Blackout’s massive map. Here’s what they are and how to use them… As well as when not to.

Available Now: Spyro is bringing the heat to Nintendo Switch™ and PC via Steam!

Get fired up! Spyro is soaring to new platforms: Join the celebration with lead developer studio Toys For Bob in a special livestream, and play Spyro™ Reignited Trilogy today!

Modern Warfare® Alpha #CODTopPlays

See the best plays we’ve curated from around the community in this Alpha weekend edition of #CODTopPlays.

Call of Duty® Modern Warfare®: Complete Game Informer Article Round-Up!

As Game Informer’s month of Modern Warfare® content concludes, we give you a complete list of articles for you to peruse.

Spyro has entered the race and is scorching up the track! The Spyro & Friends Grand Prix for Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled launches today, August 30th!

The third Grand Prix is available to play*, as the iconic purple dragon crashes the Crash™ Team Racing party! Check out the details below: It’s time to get fired up for the Spyro & Friends Grand Prix!

Calling All Southern Californian Playtesters: Activision wants YOU to playtest!

Become an Activision playtester today!

Call of Duty® Modern Warfare®: Add Captain Price to your Collectible Figure Squad

Pre-order the exclusive Captain Price McFarlane Toys™ Collectible figure, the first in the upcoming McFarlane Call of Duty® line, today to guarantee your piece of Call of Duty memorabilia.

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for August 23

Another amazing week: Gamescom announcements, new Modern Warfare® gear, a look back at the CWL Championship, tweaks to Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, and the Modern Warfare 2v2 Alpha*: Now Playing!

Super Engines, Warp Orbs, and a brand new GP Decal: Updates to Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled!

We give fans a look at a few changes going live this weekend.

Celebrating our Decade II, a New Beginning

[Updated:] The Modern Warfare® PlayStation®4 2v2 Alpha* is Playable NOW! Game Mode, Map, and Support Details below!

Your weekend just started a little early: We’ve kicked off Modern Warfare 2v2 Alpha early – jump in NOW! Also check the maps you’ll be playing (including the two exclusive locations), how to play 2v2, and where to go for game support.

A CWL Championship to Remember as eUnited are Crowned World Champions!

In an unforgettable five-day event, eUnited cemented an instant esport classic tournament by securing their first ever CWL World Championship.

Announcement: Call of Duty® Modern Warfare® PC RTX Ray Tracing Reveal Trailer is Live!

Our Official PC Partner NVIDIA® is bringing real-time ray tracing to PC fans.

Modern Warfare® Apparel Announcement: Gear Up for Gamescom!

Check out brand-new, exclusive Call of Duty® Modern Warfare® apparel and more, available this week at Gamescom, and available for pre-order worldwide!

Announcement: Call of Duty® Modern Warfare® PlayStation® 4 2v2 Alpha* Rolls out!

Free to everyone exclusively on PlayStation 4, play Modern Warfare’s all-new mode this Friday, August 23! No Pre-Order. No PlayStation Plus. No Problem!

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for August 16

A First Look at the development of Modern Warfare®’s weapons, pristine 4K MP footage in the wild, the 2019 CWL season culminates, new Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 Twitch Prime Drop loot, and an interview with M. Shadows!

Call of Duty® Modern Warfare®: 4K Multiplayer Gameplay out in the wild, and Game Informer Article Round-Up!

Gaze at some exceptional Multiplayer gameplay in the highest resolution possible, and learn much more about Modern Warfare as Game Informer’s month of content continues.

Out of the Shadows: Avenged Sevenfold Singer M Shadows Talks About Being Both in And into Call of Duty®: Black Ops

The metal band's front-man talks about being in Black Ops 4 and their new EP of Black Ops songs.

Tune in to the 2019 Call of Duty World League Championship Today!

From August 14 to August 18, watch the 32 best Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 teams in the world compete for the right to be called World Champions on PlayStation® 4.

Incoming Twitch Prime Drop! The Fifth and Final Free Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 Drop is Here!

Link up your Twitch Prime account to get the free Customization Bundle that puts together the best of previous drops.

The Story of the 2019 CWL Season So Far

As the 2019 Call of Duty® World League Championship looms, we look back at the season as it happened so far.

Modern Warfare® Multiplayer First Look: Down the Barrel Gameplay

In our third deep dive into the creation of Modern Warfare Multiplayer, Design Directors Geoff Smith and Joe Cecot talk about rebuilding weapons, in-depth gunsmith customizations, loadouts, and more.

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for August 9

Fight against or as the undead in Call of Duty® Black Ops 4, and own a piece of the game’s history with the Official Comic Collection. Plus, the Modern Warfare® Multiplayer developers reveal what it took to create maps and new gameplay mechanics in the ultimate online playground.

Own a Piece of Visual History with Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 - The Official Comic Collection

A massive part of the Black Ops 4 lore can now be in your hands through this special hardcover compilation of all 10 Official Comics

Modern Warfare® Multiplayer First Look: New Gameplay Mechanics

A deeper look at the innovation Infinity Ward is bringing to Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®’s Multiplayer. Design Directors Geoff Smith and Joe Cecot detail some key examples that elevates the fun of the fight.

Modern Warfare® Multiplayer First Look: Creating Maps

We interview Multiplayer Design Directors Geoff Smith and Joe Cecot about what it took to create the ultimate online playground for Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®.

Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 - Surviving the Pandemic and Infected: Final Stand

Fight against or as the undead in Pandemic, the newest Blackout limited-time mode, and Infected: Final Stand, a new twist on the Multiplayer party game mode, as part of the continuation of Operation Apocalypse Z

Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4: A Closer Look at What Operation Apocalypse Z: Survivors Brings to the Black Market

An Ultra Weapon Bribe, Weapon Charms, a Reactive Camo, and new Epic Outfits highlight the newest 60-tier Contraband stream for Operation Apocalypse Z: Survivors

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for August 2

Three Words: Modern Warfare® Multiplayer!

Recap: Get Your Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Multiplayer Footage Here!

In case you missed it, check out the Modern Warfare Multiplayer Gameplay Premiere Trailer, and more!

Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Multiplayer Premiere Reveal is Here!

See the ultimate multiplayer playground unveiled with the incredible Multiplayer Trailer now! Tune in to Call of Duty on Twitch and get all-new MP information straight from Infinity Ward! Learn the Beta dates, and view over 30 Livestreamers battle for Modern Warfare MP Supremacy today!

Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®: Dark Edition Revealed!

Don’t be left in the Dark without this epic collector’s edition of the game: Includes a functional and wearable set of Night Vision Goggles allowing you to see up to 65 feet (or 20 meters) in complete darkness!

Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Multiplayer Premiere: Let the Countdown Begin!

Need to know when, where, and how to watch the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Multiplayer Premiere this Thursday, August 1? Read on for all the important details!

Get Ready to Go Prehistoric! The Back N. Time Grand Prix is coming to Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled on August 2nd!

As players have just wrapped up the game’s first Grand Prix, they can start looking toward the second*. See the details below on the Stone Aged excitement that’s right around the corner.

Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® – Own the Opposition and Reap the Rewards: Killstreaks are Here!

Killstreaks make a return in Modern Warfare: drop White Phosphorus, summon an Infantry Assault Vehicle, or lay waste to an entire battlefield with the Juggernaut!

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for July 26

A week with two teasers for next week’s Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Multiplayer Gameplay Reveal as well as an in-depth look (and listen) into the audio of the game. We also spoke to the Black Ops 4 Zombies team and walked in the shadows of a new Multiplayer map*.

Black Ops 4 Map Spotlight: Ein Handbuch zu Der Schatten – A Guide to The Shadow

Travel through a time portal to battle in Der Schatten, one of three Black Ops Pass Multiplayer maps released with Operation Apocalypse Z.

Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® – Infil Teaser Has Landed!

Please proceed to the LZ: Take a brief descent down with Coalition forces as they infiltrate a stronghold; a prelude of the Multiplayer Universe Reveal to come!

Into the Aether: A Q&A with Treyarch’s Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4’s Zombies Writing Team

Nuketown? Ray Guns? Easter Eggs? With the launch of the latest Zombies Experience, we’ve got questions. Thankfully, Craig Houston and the Zombies Team at Treyarch had the (sometimes cryptic) answers!

Modern Warfare® Initial Intel: Creating an Orchestra of Incredible Audio Effects: Weapon Sounds in Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®

A Sound Plan: How Distinct Weapon Sounds, Attention to Detail, and Crafting Accurate Reverb and Echoes Adds Layers of Audio Amazement to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare.

Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® – Gunsmith Teaser is Here!

Ready to inspect your arsenal? Check out a prelude of the Multiplayer Universe Reveal to come!

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for July 19

A large-scale soft-launch for Call of Duty®: Mobile, new 4K Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare 2v2 footage, new ways to support the Call of Duty™ Endowment, and Chick and Stew provide Crash™ Team Racing: Nitro-Fueled Commentary!

Squawk Talk: Welcome to the mid-season Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Grand Prix Round-up with Chick and Stew!

Fowl Play-by-Plays, Track Tips, and a whole lot of clucking; join Chick and Stew for the first state-of-play during the Nitro Tour Grand Prix!*

Twitch Prime: The fourth Free Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 Item Drop is Here!

Have you linked your Twitch Prime account yet? Then grab the fourth free Customization Bundle today!

Call of Duty®: Mobile: Incoming Intel – Player Progression and Ranking Questions Answered

As the first large-scale soft launch is set to begin today across both Canada and Australia, with additional territories coming online later, we talked to the Call of Duty: Mobile team about how Player Progression, Weapon Unlocking, and Ranking works.

Congratulations to Beenox on the amazing launch of Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled!

To celebrate, the development team and fans went fur-throttle on a real kart racing track!

Call of Duty Endowment Jump Pack and Dynamic Theme Debut Today!

Starting July 16, there are two new ways to show your support for veterans. We check out the Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4’s Jump Pack, and interview the Marine Corps veteran, writer, and artist Max Uriarte, creator of the “Night Raid” PlayStation® 4 Theme.

Mode Spotlight: Sticks and Stones –What you need to know as it returns to Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4

The party game mode made famous in the original Black Ops is back. If you need a refresher, read on before having some fun.

Black Ops 4 Map Spotlight: Highlighting Havana

Battle across urban Cuban streets during a tense period in Black Ops history.

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for July 12

A packed week of content: Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 dropped a new Operation, while Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® dropped the first public gameplay along with a Multiplayer Universe reveal date!

Multiplayer Universe Reveal Confirmed!

Mark your calendars for August 1!

Classic Captain Price: Reporting for Duty in Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 Blackout!

Pre-order any version of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® and immediately unlock the classic version of Captain Price as a playable character in Blackout!*

New Black Ops Pass Maps and Zombies Experience

Zombies have taken over Black Ops Pass in the latest Multiplayer maps and all-new Aether experience “Alpha Omega”.

Prepare for an Undead Uprising: Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4’s New Season is Upon Us: Operation Apocalypse Z is here!

Alpha Omega begins: Play the penultimate story in the Aether Zombies experience today, along with three Multiplayer maps, the fan-favorite game Sticks & Stones, big changes to Blackout, a ruthless new Specialist, and a whole lot more!

Johanna Faries on the Future of Call of Duty Esports

Newly-Appointed Commissioner of Call of Duty’s new esports league focuses on Growth and Fandom

Specialist Spotlight: Reaper in Review

Reaper debuts in Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 with an all-new loadout to help you exterminate enemy forces – the Radar Shroud and the newly-retooled Scythe.

Operation Apocalypse Z Blackout Updates

An apocalypse has left the Blackout map a barren shell of its former landscape.

Apocalypse Z Black Market Highlights

Operation Apocalypse Z has arrived, and with it comes a whole new range of personalization items. With everything from new outfits to weapon camos, there’s something for everyone.

Operation Apocalypse Z is Live

The Apocalypse is here. Play as Reaper in MP, drop into newly updated Blackout maps, take on a new Zombies experience, and much more in Operation Apocalypse Z for Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 on PS4, with other platforms to follow.

Announcing Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4’s Operation Apocalypse Z: Unleashed on the PlayStation® 4 on July 9!

The Season of the Reaper starts tomorrow!

Black Ops 4 Map Spotlight: Helpful Tips for Hacienda

This swanky Spanish estate is superb for skirmishes of all types. With the lights dimmed and the environment darkened, get the intel you need before dropping in with this handy guide.

What’s better than new merch? New Call of Duty™ Endowment merch that benefits a great cause!

We check out the Call of Duty Endowment Amazon store, where proceeds from every sale will help get vets back to work.

It’s time to earn! How Wumpa Coins and Nitro Points* work in Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled!

The first CTR Nitro-Fueled Grand Prix* is live, which means it’s the perfect time to give players some more details on how they can earn the goods!

Blackout BBQ: Grill ‘Em Up With The Purifier

Take in these helpful tips for getting the most sizzle out of Firebreak’s Special Issue Weaponry this 4th of July.

Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Initial Intel: Detailing Advancements in Animation and Authenticity

Weapons Detail: We go deep into the aspects of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s new weapon animation system with Mark Grigsby, Animation Director at Infinity Ward.

Announcement: Los Angeles and Minnesota Join New Call of Duty® Esports League

Wilf Family-led WISE Ventures Bring Esports to Minnesota; Immortals Gaming Club Grow Los Angeles Presence

Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled: Nitro Tour Grand Prix is Coming This Week!

We go behind-the-scenes with some extra information on the imminent first Grand Prix: Read on to find out more!

Armed Forces Day (UK): Celebrating and Recognizing the Troops, Families, Cadets, and Veterans.

Saturday June 29 is Armed Forces Day in the United Kingdom. On this occasion, Call of Duty™ Endowment celebrates the men and women in uniform, and launches a campaign to help former service members find high quality employment.

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for June 28

Tips on a Black Ops 4 Specialist. Information on Black Ops 4 Contracts and Medals. Tactics on proper Power-up use in Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled. An in-depth interview about the Tech of Modern Warfare®, and a celebration of Armed Forces Day.

Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled updates, content additions, Grand Prix event, new features, and patch notes are ready to go!

Beenox is hard at work, making some adjustments and improvements to the game to provide the best ongoing kart racing experience possible, including addressing the save data issue on the PlayStation® 4.

Contracts are Live in Black Ops 4

A new in-game system that delivers challenges and rewards to your Black Ops 4 experience.

Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled: Power-Up Planning!

What’s in those boxes? A number of different power-ups but knowing when and how to use them can be vitally important to your racing victories! Check the following overview and advice to help you out!

Modern Warfare® Initial Intel: Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare’s game engine is put through its paces

Modern Warfare, Technically Speaking: Principal Rendering Engineer and Studio Head of Infinity Ward Poland, Michal Drobot, discusses the tech behind the new Call of Duty.

Announcement: Activate and Complete Contracts to Unlock Even More in Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4

Introducing a new in-game system that delivers challenges and rewards to your Black Ops 4 experience

Get Rewarded for Blackout Valor with Medals

Medals earn extra Merits as you rise through the Blackout ranks.

Specialist Spotlight: Shedding Some Light on Firebreak

We’re not saying these tips for Firebreak are lit… but they may help you put a fire under the enemy team in your next Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 Multiplayer game.

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for June 21

Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled is Available Now! Ground War and Labours of Hercules in Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4! An interview about the Art of Call of Duty® Modern Warfare®, and more!

Bandicoots, start your engines! Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled is available today!

We couldn’t be more excited to bring this kart racer to Crash Bandicoot fans around the world! Read on to find out more about the tracks, customization options, bonus post-launch content, and more!

Zombies Gauntlet Spotlight: A Guide to The Labours of Hercules

Based in the “Ancient Evil” experience in Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 Zombies, the Labours of Hercules Gauntlet tests you to the very core. Here are some tips to help you survive it!

Great Games Start with Great People: Activision Launches Profile on The Muse.

Ever wonder what is it like to work for Activision or one of our Game Development Studios? What does it mean to our employees to be responsible for creating some of the most beloved characters and franchises in gaming? Read on to find out!

Modern Warfare® Initial Intel: How Photogrammetry is Helping to Shape Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® into a new high watermark for graphics in gaming.

The Art of Warfare: Art Director Joel Emslie explains the techniques and goals of Infinity Ward’s art team in the production of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®.

Blackout Spotlight: Ground Rules for Ground War in Blackout

Feel like making friends in Blackout? How about 49 of them? Welcome to Blackout Ground War, the latest mode in Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4.

Activision E3 and Weekly Wrap-Up for June 14

New Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® knowledge, Call of Duty®: Mobile questions answered, Crash™ invades E3, Spyro™ reignites the Nintendo Switch and PC, and more!

Tune in to CWL Anaheim, Call of Duty Esports’ Home Away from Home

Subheader: From June 14 to June 16, watch teams from around the world compete for the CWL Anaheim title in Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 on PlayStation® 4.

Map Spotlight: Guidance on Grind in Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4

Grind is here in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, and it’s just as hella sick as you remember it. But before you drop in, get to know your surroundings.

Player Spotlight: CWL Pro Brandon “Dashy” Otell Spills Some Secrets for Sniping

We get schooled by CWL Pro Dashy, a competitive Call of Duty sharpshooter. Expect advice on mastering long-range takedowns, as well as becoming a more focused player in Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4.

Get Ready for the Grand Prix: Beenox Introduces Post-Launch Content for Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled

The Grand Prix is Free Seasonal Content for Everyone Who’s Purchased the Game

Blackout Spotlight: Exploring Alcatraz in Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4’s Blackout

To celebrate the return of Alcatraz Portals, we wait for the mists to clear, and break down the destinations on this chaotic prison isle. Now with a newly-moored submarine, and other aquatic additions!

Grab even more Goods: Twitch Prime has a third Free Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 Item Drop!

Want more free Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 gear? Link your Twitch Prime account and obtain the third free Customization Bundle!

Rekindle the fire: Spyro™ Reignited Trilogy arrives on September 3 for Nintendo Switch and PC!

Spyro™ is back and bringing the heat with remastered versions of Spyro™ the Dragon, Spyro™ 2: Ripto’s Rage! and Spyro™ Year of the Dragon, coming to new platforms in 2019!

Call of Duty®: Mobile: Future Intel – Questions Answered about the Beta Tests to Come

With the first regional Beta test starting in Australia, and more territories coming online in the months to come, we asked the Call of Duty®: Mobile team about how the game is shaping up.

Activision at E3 2019: Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare: Here’s What You Need to Know

E3 2019 is go! Find out where you can get the latest information, interviews, and follow all of the action regarding Modern Warfare.

Activision at E3 2019: Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled: Here’s What You Need to Know

E3 2019 is go! Here’s all the information you need regarding Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, and where to play it!

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for June 7

Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4’s Days of Summer, a Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Gameplay Trailer, and NVIDIA® supporting Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® on PC.

Mode Spotlight: Capture the Flag with the Specialists of Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4

In celebration of CTF’s return, we take a look at how this classic game mode gets a facelift with the help of the Specialists.

Let’s Get Wild: The Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Gameplay Launch Trailer is Live!

The Race is On: Check out the Gameplay Launch Trailer and Prepare for Untamed Speed, Unleashed Style, and Unmatched Mayhem!

Announcement: Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® on PC to Support DirectX Raytracing Powered by NVIDIA® GeForce RTX

Looking Good: Real-Time Raytracing is a part of NVIDIA’s RTX suite of gaming technologies coming to Modern Warfare® on PC used to take advantage of Infinity Ward’s robust graphics engine capabilities.

Ride the waves and jump into Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 Days of Summer community event!

The Operation Spectre Rising party continues with a host of new content for all game modes in Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4. Find out what’s available below:

All the Intel on the Days of Summer Black Market Updates

Blackjack's been busy. Take a look at what he's got for you.

Get the Grav with a New Community Challenge*

You've wielded this thing in Zombies and Blackout, now work together to unlock the Grav assault rifle in Multiplayer!

Blackout Days of Summer Updates

Summertime vibes infiltrate Blackout's big map.

Days of Summer Trailer

Summer's here. Time to party, Black Ops style.

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for May 31

Call of Duty® Modern Warfare® has been announced! Read more about the various editions of the game, as well as more about the Campaign Narrative. Plus: Receive some Tactical Advice for Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4’s latest Zombies Gauntlet!

Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 Mode Spotlight: Surviving the Super Blood Wolf Moon

This 30-round Gauntlet inside Alistair Rhodes’ estate is quite bully. Don’t be a goldbrick; read these tips and give it a go in Black Ops 4.

Modern Warfare® Initial Intel: An Early Look into the Dramatic Story of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®

Reimagined: In the first Initial Intel Drop, Infinity Ward’s Storytellers Explain the Goals of the Single-Player Campaign Narrative.

Announcing Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®

Prepare to go dark. Modern Warfare® is back, and ready to deploy October 25

Announcement: Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Editions Now Available for Pre-Order!

Which Edition of the new Modern Warfare is right for you? Read on to find out!

Modern Warfare Is Back

Memorial Day: A Solemn Day Honoring All Those Who Sacrificed

We interview Dan Goldenberg about his military service and dedication to helping veterans as the Executive Director of Call of Duty® Endowment.

Announcement: Details of Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Adventure Mode Revealed!

Play Classic or Nitro Fueled Adventure Mode and defeat Nitros Oxide: It’s a Survival of the Fastest!

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for May 24

Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 Map Spotlights, a breakdown of Battery, new weapons, Party Up planning, a deep dive into Call of Duty®: Mobile’s Battle Royale mode, and new Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Adventure Info!

Map Spotlight: Unmasking Masquerade

A clever use of parade floats turns this embassy environment into a large battle-ground. Here are Tips and Tricks for Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4’s Multiplayer map.

Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 – New Declassified Intel: VFX

Treyarch releases the fifth video in the DECLASSIFIED series charting the secrets behind the development of the Black Ops series.

Map Spotlight: Advice for Artifact

A Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 map released for Black Ops Pass holders with Operation Spectre Rising, Artifact turns a natural environment into a unique battle-ground. Here are a few tips for mastering it.

Call of Duty®: Mobile: Further Intel – A First Look into Call of Duty®: Mobile’s Battle Royale Mode.

We drop into the fast and frantic Battle Royale mode coming with Call of Duty®: Mobile. Read on for an extensive overview, showcasing match types and classes, a new way to revive, the different perspectives on combat, along with map location revelations, and more!

Share the Maps of Black Ops Pass When You Party Up*

Traveling to new locations is always better with your friends.

New Black Ops Pass Maps & Blackout Character

Discover new experiences in Black Ops Multiplayer with the latest maps, and drop into Blackout with a new character.

Specialist Spotlight: Breaking Down Battery

Need a demolitions expert with attitude? Lace up those boots and jump into Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 battle with Battery.

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for May 17.

A Prop Hunt Primer, a WMD Walkthrough, and Masses of Call of Duty®: Mobile Knowledge!

Blackout After Dark: Another Tournament Begins Today!

Casters and Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 Pro Players take on each other across the main Blackout map and Alcatraz tonight. Why not dim the lights and watch along with them?

The New Weapons of Operation Spectre Rising

Cast your gaze upon the latest weaponry to hit the Contraband stream.

Call of Duty®: Mobile: Fresh Intel – A Preview of What’s to Come

With the first regional Beta tests imminent, join us for a deeper dive into Call of Duty®: Mobile. Learn the controls, check out the loadouts, and gather knowledge of expected Multiplayer maps.

Map Spotlight: A Walkthrough of Multiplayer Map WMD

The Nova 6 laboratory is back for Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4. Here’s an overview and tactics for navigating this blast from the past.

Mode Spotlight: A Proper Primer on Prop Hunt in Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4

This game mode is unlike any other in Call of Duty®: easy to understand, difficult to master, and hilariously fun. Here’s some help…

Activision Weekly Wrap-Up for May 10: A Guide Book, a Desk Host, Free Gear, Spectre Intel, Crash Customization, and a Cactus or Two!

The Official Guide to Sekiro™: Shadows Die Twice, an interview with CWL’s Katie Bedford, some Prime gear, customization options for Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, and a stroll through the plant props of Multiplayer Map Arsenal.

Black Ops Foliage: Inspecting the Often-Overlooked Artistry of Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4

We took some time to marvel at the xeriscapes of Multiplayer Map Arsenal with Treyarch’s Associate Art Director, Shaun Bell.

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