The first-person shooter gives you control of a trained German shepherd that operates like a remote-controlled drone, but it’s also your companion.
It’s the best thing since the invention of trees — the Xbox One! But its immaculate perfection won’t stop our panel of iconic game characters from ripping it an even bigger One.
Is Call of Duty: Ghosts the next game in the first-person shooter franchise?
The new International Game Developers Association leader believes that fairness to women is a vital issue in the game business.
Games like Dead Space and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 drew inspiration from the unlikeliest places.
As President Obama authorizes a study on the effects of violent media, we turn to the real experts on video-game carnage — our panel of video-game characters — for a lasting solution.
Our 10 most read stories on GamesBeat during last year include the Ocean Marketing scandal, an educational outreach program, and Google’s Zerg Rush.
Engagement measures show that Black Ops II is doing better than multiplayer activity for Modern Warfare 3.
See Booker DeWitt, poster boy of BioShock Infinite’s generic box art, star in other action games like Tomb Raider, Mass Effect 3, and Max Payne.
If you follow the advice of experts, you can perform a lot better in the shooting gallery of Call of Duty: Black Ops II multiplayer
While Medal of Honor: Warfighter has some fun beneath its gritty fingernails, it fails as the military-shooter flag-bearer it wants to be.
Crazy Call of Duty collectors’ edition bonuses take to the sky with the Black Ops II Care Package.
The eight gold medals Michael Phelps earned during the 2008 Olympic Games make him one the best American athletes. He’s also an avid Call of Duty player.
If you were looking for more evidence that everything is a remix, we’ve found it.
Celebrated musician Paul McCartney is working with Bugie Studio to create original music.
In celebration of Independence Day, publisher Activision halves the price of all downloadable content for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and Call of Duty: Black Ops for one week. Cue the slowly waving American flag.
Last year, Redbox turned its sight on video game rentals in a big way, and has shared some recent stats from that endeavor with GamesBeat.
The video game developer best known for its work on the Tony Hawk and Guitar Hero franchises is trading in its skateboards and Les Pauls for AK-47s.
Video game streaming service OnLive gets a three-window spectating feature called MultiView, and its competitive, cooperative, and multiplayer advantages immediately stand out.
The lawsuit over the breakup of Infinity Ward and Activision Blizzard has been a proxy war between two industry giants.
Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition became the most-played Xbox Live Arcade title in the first week of its release. Turns out digging for mono-colored boxes is actually fun.
Call of Duty: Black Ops II pre-orders for the first day after the announcement of the game have beaten first-day pre-orders for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3. Black Ops II has beaten Modern Warfare 3′s pre-orders on Amazon by 30 percent.
Activision Blizzard will report its first-fiscal-quarter earnings on Wednesday, May 9, after the market close. This will come two days after its arch-rival Electronic Arts reports its earnings, and the two together will paint a better picture of the grudge match between EA’s Star Wars: The Old Republic and Activision Blizzard’s flagship online game World of Warcraft.
The official Call of Duty website is counting down to a “world reveal” on May 1 during the NBA playoffs on TNT.
It took me 154 days, but I finally reached Prestige, the highest level in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 multiplayer. I’m very proud of this achievement, although I have to admit that I lost my way to the top.
THQ layoffs, Sega cancellations, and Sony studio closures caused last week to be one of the worst in memory for the gaming industry. Compare that to mobile darling OMGPOP which was sold for $210 million based on the strength of one game. It seems like one side of the market is on its way down, while the other side has nothing but growth ahead of it, but that isn’t necessarily the case.
In a tweet, creative strategist Robert Bowling resigned from his job at Activision’s Call of Duty game studio Infinity Ward today.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 servers on Xbox Live went down, spoiling the Friday night entertainment plans for millions of fans. But the service is now back up and game publisher Activision Blizzard seems like it will make a peace offering to those who are angry about it.
The first two pieces of downloadable content for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 are now available to Elite Premium members on the PlayStation Network, but not everyone is happy about it.