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Call of Duty: Warzone gets 120fps update on Xbox Series X but not PS5

By Patrick Dane, Saturday, 14 November 2020 15:26 GMT Call of Duty: Warzone has seen a huge bump in performance… but only on one next-gen console.A new update to Call of Duty: Warzone seems to have disproportionately favoured one next-gen console over another. The Xbox Series X has received a stealth update that sees it exceed the performance of the PS5.With the hardware now out, early adopters of the consoles are marvelling at the power the new generation brings. Bumps in performance to pre-existing, ever-popular service games are sure to go a long way to filling out launch libraries too.However,…

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Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War players frustrated at weapon experience requirements

As players begin jumping into Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, they are beginning to find long grinds ahead of them.Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War hit shelves yesterday, and players are already deep into the multiplayer experience. For many though, it looks like the grind for better usability in weapons is a little too much.For engaged communities, a new game launching is always a big deal. Players will often take time off work, and begin their grind, especially in multiplayer games. Getting early advantages can be key, so putting a lot of time into the game in…

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Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War PlayStation advantages include bonus loadout slots, Battle Pass Bundle Bonus

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 7 November 2020 14:31 GMT Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War PlayStation players will have some perks only available with the consoles for an entire year.Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War is out on November 13, and PlayStation users will receive some timed-exclusive benefits on PS4 and PS5. We already knew the Zombies Onslaught mode would be a timed-exclusive to PS4 and PS5 players, but it goes beyond the Zombies mode. According to a post on the PS Blog, other timed benefits include bonus loadout slots, Battle Pass Bundle Bonus, and more.Battle Pass Bundle…

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Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War – here’s how much space you need and when you can pre-load

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 4 November 2020 20:21 GMT Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War is almost here, and Activision has provided information on how much space you will need, and when you can pre-load the game.The game will be released on November 13 and if you pre-ordered Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War digitally, you can pre-load it to ensure it’s ready to go at launch.Below is a breakdown of when pre-ordering begins on all platforms: PlayStation  4: Pre-loading will be available on November 5  at 9pm PT /November 6 at 12am ET, 5am UK Xbox One:…

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare smashes franchise sales record

By Alex Calvin, Monday, 2 November 2020 12:27 GMT Call of Duty: Modern Warfare has sold more copies in its first year than any other entry in the franchise so far.That’s according to publisher Activision, who told investors – as transcribed by Seeking Alpha – that Modern Warfare had smashed series records. Notably, the firm didn’t actually put a figure on how many copies it had shifted in the last 12 months, but two-thirds of these purchases were made digitally.The company also boasts that the premium Modern Warfare and the free-to-play battle royale Warzone have “more than three times” the…

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Buy GeForce RTX 3080 or 3090, get Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War free

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 30 October 2020 13:03 GMT Nvidia has announced that for a limited time, buyers of GeForce RTX 3080 or 3090 graphics cards and PCs will get a copy of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War.Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War is the latest game in the franchise, and starting today those that purchase a GeForce RTX 3080 or GeForce RTX 3090 graphics card or PC, from participating retailers and etailers by December 10 will get a copy of the standard edition with the cards.The game on PC features 4K Graphics, an uncapped framerate, RTX shadows, ambient…

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Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War PC trailer released, final specs announced

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 29 October 2020 19:38 GMT Activision and Treyarch have released the final PC specs for Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War ahead of its November 13 release.Alongside the specs comes a new trailer showing off PC-specific features in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War. You will need to watch it on a 4K compatible screen to see the benefits.As previously reported, on PC you can expect 4K Graphics, an uncapped framerate, RTX shadows, ambient occlusion, Nvidia DLSS and Reflex Technology, ultrawide and multi-monitor support, and crossplay.Below, you will find the minimum, recommended, competitive, and…

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Watch the Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War launch trailer here

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 26 October 2020 20:31 GMT Treyarch and Activision have released the Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War launch trailer ahead of the game’s release on November 13.Coming to Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PC on November 13, the latest entry in the Call of Duty series has a tough job on its hands.It’s never going to be easy to improve on a phenomenon like Modern Warfare, but Black Ops Cold War is certainly giving it a good shot. You can check out 60 seconds of the game’s fast-paced, retro-flavored action below… all to…

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The Haunting of Verdansk brings Leatherface, SAW and more to Modern Warfare and Warzone tomorrow

Call of Duty: Warzone’s very first Halloween event – The Haunting of Verdansk – is about to kick off, Activision and Infinity Ward have confirmed.According to a press release from the publisher, the SAW and The Texas Chainsaw Massacre universes collide to become part of The Haunting of Verdansk, a limited-time community event which runs from October 20 to November 3.The Haunting of Verdansk will introduce a new “Trick or Treat” reward system to the game for the duration of the event, which contains “frights” or “frighteningly good blueprints and personalization items”. These boxes full of loot will be found in…

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Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War multiplayer revealed – here’s the details

The multiplayer reveal for Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War took place today, and here are the details.As detailed through Treyarch’s Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War multiplayer reveal, the map design will be rooted in “the game’s realistic and historical setting,” putting you smack in the middle of ab early 1980s Cold War narrative.Multiplayer maps will take you to the Angolan desert, frozen lakes of Uzbekistan, the streets of South Beach Miami, and the North Atlantic waters and event to Moscow.Treyarch called this a small array of maps that will be available at launch.Here’s a quick rundown…

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Warzone streamer brags on Twitch without noticing his cheat engine is showing

A popular Call of Duty: Warzone player recently outed himself as a cheater while he was live on Twitch, bragging about skills enabled by a cheating engine he thought was off-stream. The streamer in question, MrGolds, was talking himself up as a top player at the time, asking if any of his viewers had ever seen anybody play like him. In fairness, his performance actually would have looked pretty impressive if not for the massive “EngineOwning” aimbot program open in the middle of his screen. Check out the clip below.“Have you ever seen anyone play like me?” MrGolds asks at…

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Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War features next-gen cross-play support, free MP maps, Zombies, more

Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War was revealed today, and you can check out the campaign trailer below.It was also announced today you can expect free multiplayer and Zombies post-launch content in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War.Revealed today after earlier leaks, the game was finally revealed within Warzone as a sequel to the first Black Ops title.The game takes place in 1981 and features a conspiracy story, where “deception and subterfuge” make up the single-player campaign, developed by Raven Software.You will encounter historic figures and learn “hard truths” as you battle through locales like East Berlin, Turkey, Vietnam, Soviet-era Moscow, and more.Your…

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Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War now available for digital pre-order

There will be three editions available for Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War.The PlayStation Store, Microsoft Store and Battle.net have Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War up for pre-order.There’s of course the $59.99 standard edition, but there is also a Cross-Gen Bundle and an Ultimate Edition which will be made available.The Cross-Gen Bundle digital option will run you $69.99 and allows you to download the next-gen version at no extra cost when it launches. Pre-order any digital edition and receive Early access to the Open Beta, Operator Frank Woods, and an assault rifle Weapon Blueprint for immediate use…

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Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War reveal to take place inside Warzone

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 26 August 2020 17:35 GMT Activision and Treyarch will reveal Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War today, and it looks to be happening inside Warzone. What we will see of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War in Warzone is unknown at present. It could be a live-event or a trailer. In case you aren’t around to watch, we will likely see something released after the initial reveal at 1:30pm ET, 6:30pm UK. Many streamers will be playing the game, but we’ve embedded the Twitch stream for NICKMERCS below. If you want to see it…

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Warzone patch is rather big on Xbox One

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 15 August 2020 18:16 GMT A new update for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Warzone has been released, and it’s a rather big download for Xbox One users.The Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Warzone update addresses a few bugs, but primarily fixes the issue of weapon models corrupting on screen.Xbox One users should note this is a rather large patch, coming in at 66.3GB. The reason for the size, according to Infinity Ward,  is due to an “unforeseen bug” with the Microsoft patch delivery process. Because of this, Xbox One users will have to…