Call of Duty


Even Esports Is Suffering From the Wealth Gap

One of Call of Duty's top teams just got priced out of a game it dominated.


'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 fetishization might just get in the way.


Gun Game is the Purest Form of Call of Duty

Nothing distills the Call of Duty essence quite as perfectly as Gun Game mode.


Is Spider-Man a Cop Now?

On Waypoint Radio 185, the whole crew is here to chat big games.


We Discuss 'The Last of Us II,' 'Metro Exodus,' 'Dying Light 2,' and More

It's E3 day two, and we've seen so many games! We talk about them on Waypoint Radio.


‘Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’ Confirms No Single Player and a New Mode Copying 'Fortnite'

The new ‘Call of Duty’ will feature zombies, multiplayer, a battle royale mode, and—in a series first—no single player campaign.


Why are we Drawn to Guns in Games and Movies?

Today on Waypoint Radio, we discuss a week of reporting on the relationship between games and guns.


A Closer Look at Our Dark Obsession With Guns Looking "Cool"

When games and guns became platforms, their marketing and culture started to converge.


Video Game Guns Don't Need to Be "Fun" to Be Interesting

What if video game guns were allowed to be tragic or frightening instead of just empowering?


Meet the Game Dev Who Never Fires Guns in Games

Ben Burbank is a programmer at Campo Santo. He likes to play shooters without ever shooting a gun.


The Extreme Cost of Game Development Might Be Unfixable

One game developer’s new calculations to determine the costs of games