Call of Duty dominated the airwaves this week, as COD XP not only brought the public the finale of the World League but also the first opportunity to play Infinite Warfare, Modern Warfare Remastered and the Salvation DLC Pack. Here are our top stories from this week in gaming.
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare Trailer
Usually revealed earlier in the year, Activision held out until Call of Duty XP for the full public reveal of this year’s CoD smash hit, Infinite Warfare. The game is set for a November 4th release and was fully previewed for the first time in LA last weekend. Trailers are now universally available which show the full extent of the new Call of Duty. You can watch the trailer here.
Not only that, fans at Call of Duty XP could get hands on for the first time with Infinite Warfare. Among the many CoD stars and personalities in attendance were Ali-A, who uploaded the following video of the Infinite Warfare multiplayer to his YouTube channel.
CoD Pros play Salvation DLC
With Infinite Warfare a couple of months away, the final downloadable content for Black Ops 3 was released this week. The pack includes four new multiplayer maps and the finale to the BO3 Zombies saga. The new multiplayer maps include two remakes from earlier Call of Duty titles and two originals. With so much to learn, why not let OpTic Gaming’s Pamaj give you the grand tour?
Pamaj plays Micro: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DyCTvYJ2qXE
Pamaj plays Citadel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XxGhZvrz7uQ
Pamaj plays Outlaw: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DanksYtFfJE
Pamaj plays Rupture: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4NxGT2EANJw
We’ve covered the conclusion of the Zombies saga in previously articles, with the public finally able to get their hands on the finale. One such player is ProSyndicate, who took to his YouTube channel to take on the final Zombie apocalypse. You can watch the two hour long video here:
Call of Duty 4: Remastered Remastered Gameplay
As if the prospect of Infinite Warfare wasn’t enough, the game will also ship with Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Remastered. For many CoD fans, Modern Warfare is fondly remembered as the greatest title in the series to date. For the first time Call of Duty players will be able to enjoy both boots on the ground and futuristic CoD as part of a singular release. If you’ve still not seen what the Remastered version of Modern Warfare looks like, allow Nadeshot to show you the ropes:
FIFA Demo Release Date
The FIFA17 demo is set to be publicly available September 17th across Playstation 4, Xbox One and PC for football (soccer) fans around the world. German Marco Reus will be the cover star on this year’s game, where Portuguese captain and Euros winner, Cristiano Ronaldo has piped Lionel Messi as the game’s top rated player. The full game is set to be released September 27th in North America and two days later to the rest of the world.
Hitman Epsiode 5 Release Date Announced
Finally, this week IO Interactive announced that the 5th Hitman episode will be released September 27th, as Agent 47 heads to Colorado, USA. The next episode will feature a new host of disguises, as well as 70 challenges for players to sink their teeth into in a range of new terrains in what’s set to be one of the toughest episodes so far. IO Interactive also confirmed the release of a Japanese episode slated for the latter end of 2016.