Over the last few years, Activision has distanced the Call of Duty series from the World War settings that brought it acclaim. The success of the Modern Warfare games propelled CoD ever further into the future, until Infinite Warfare eventually gave us dudes punching other dudes in space. The results? Fans of the franchise have become, well, disenfranchised. They want their Call of Duty back!
Thankfully, Activision has heard their war cries. 2017's Call of Duty release will reintroduce the FPS series to the battlefields of World War 2 with the aptly named, Call of Duty: World War 2 (Call of Duty: WW2). We'll be gathering every ounce of information on the new installment right here, so be sure to check back for all of your WW2 needs!
- Developer: Sledgehammer Games
- Publisher: Activision
- Platforms: Xbox One, PS4, PC (TBC)
'Call of Duty: World War 2' (WW2) Latest News
- Confirmation: Activision have officially announced Call of Duty: World War 2, with a post that read "This year Sledgehammer Games joins the WWII ranks of Call of Duty with Call of Duty: WWII, which will bring the series back to World War II after nearly ten years."
- Leak: Activision have yet to officially announce Call of Duty: World War 2. However, a series of leaked photos, which were put on display during a YouTube video, seem to confirm the existence of the WW2 shooter, its setting, and some of the game's box art. Following this info, Eurogamer published an article stating that "This year's Call of Duty game is titled Call of Duty: WW2," which they claimed their sources confirmed.
'Call of Duty: World War 2' (WW2) Trailer
Below you can watch the reveal trailer for Call of Duty: World War 2 (WW2), which confirmed all of the details regarding the campaign and the game's setting:
'Call of Duty: World War 2' (WW2) Release Date
The release date for Call of Duty: World War 2 (WW2) has been confirmed for Friday, November 3. It'll arrive for Xbox One, PS4 and PC.
'Call of Duty: World War 2' (WW2) Gameplay
There are no gameplay trailers for Call of Duty: World War 2 (WW2) at this time, however, the reveal trailer is said to be entirely in-engine. But once Activision reveal how undoubtedly good this FPS will look, you'll find that sweet bullet-ridden gameplay right here.
'Call of Duty: World War 2' (WW2) Single Player/Campaign
Here's a brief summary of what you can anticipate in the single player campaign for Call of Duty: World War 2 (WW2):
"Land in Normandy on D-Day and battle across Europe through iconic locations in history's most monumental war," reads a line from the game description. "Experience classic Call of Duty combat, the bonds of camaraderie, and the unforgiving nature of war against a global power throwing the world into tyranny."
The game takes place entirely in the European theater near the war's close, between 1944 and 1945.
It starts, as so many World War II games do, with players storming the beaches of Normandy on D-Day, then includes fighting through Hürtgen Forest, urban combat in France and Belgium, and finally the inexorable push toward Germany.
The campaign will also feature a co-op mode with its own story.
'Call of Duty: World War 2' (WW2) Multiplayer
Multiplayer will be covered here extensively once Activision and Sledgehammer games release the relevant information for Call of Duty: World War 2 (WW2).
'Call of Duty: World War 2' (WW2) Nazi Zombies
A nazi zombies mode has been confirmed for Call of Duty World War 2 (WW2) though no details regarding the mode have been revealed as of yet.
'Call of Duty: World War 2' (WW2) Guide: Secrets, Cheats, Easter Eggs, Tips & Tricks
Once Call of Duty: World War 2 releases, come on back here to find all of the guide info you could ask for, including secrets, tips, tricks, cheats, easter eggs and more.