Call of Duty

Games Features

'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare' Can't Decide Whether War Is Bad or Badass

The reboot of the series is going for emotional storytelling, but all the gun fetishisation might just get in the way.
Austin Walker
5.31.19
Waypoint

The Horrifying Sound of Death in Games

The 'Call of Duty: WWII' trailer uses gut-wrenching audio to sell its pathos. It's not the only one.
Cameron Kunzelman
5.12.17
Booze

Apparently Video Games Are Turning Teenagers into Drunks

According to a new study from the UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies, video games that reference alcohol and tobacco could be encouraging teenagers who play them to take up drinking and smoking.
Phoebe Hurst
10.26.16
motorsport

Lewis Hamilton to Appear in Next Call of Duty Game

Lewis Hamilton is to become one of the stars of the next instalment of the ultra-successful games franchise Call of Duty.
Jonathan Noble, Motorsport.com
10.18.16
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A Pro-Gamer's Funeral Has Been Live-Streamed on Twitch

Phillip 'Phizzurp' Klemenov's service took place in Los Angeles on Sunday.
Carlton Férment
10.11.16
Gaming

The Rise and Fall of Competitive ‘Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare’

As 'Modern Warfare Remastered' approaches, we look back on how the game's original release both benefitted eSports but failed to capitalise on its boom.
Jake Tucker
9.20.16
Gaming

Unpopular Opinion Time: ‘Infinite Warfare’ is a Better Call of Duty Multiplayer Than ‘Modern Warfare’

Playing both for the first time, in the same place, hours apart, and there's no contest: the newer game is the superior experience.
Mike Diver
9.2.16
esports

The Boom-Or-Bust eSports Format Works For Developers But Screws Athletes

The dirty secret of the eSports industry is how so many players' livelihoods depends on one competition a year. With the stress massive and the stakes high, it's a brutal way to live.
Luke Winkie
9.2.16
Gaming

Why Video Games Love Special Forces Heroes

These action heroes represent what both a confused public and video games makers themselves crave so desperately: absolute certainty, whatever war's complexities.
Ed Smith
8.21.16
Gaming

Is ‘Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare’ Signalling America’s Wartime Fatigue?

The next Call of Duty moves the franchise further into the future and away from modern conflicts, but why?
Giaco Furino
8.16.16
Gaming

What's It Like to Direct Kit Harington in 'Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare'?

Taylor Kurosaki, Narrative Director of 'Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare,' gives us the skinny on the job and working with Jon Snow himself.
Giaco Furino
7.26.16
Gaming

‘Hemp Inc.’ Is the Mobile Game That Wants to Speed Up Marijuana Legalisation

Danny Hammett used to make Call of Duty games. Now, he's behind an app that encourages the player to grow and sell weed, and both earn and learn.
Tatiana Walk-Morris
7.5.16
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