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Call of Duty Has Lost About 50 Million Active Players Over the Last Year

Call of Duty Has Lost About 50 Million Active Players Over the Last Year

Activision attributes the steep drop-off to lower player engagement in Call of Duty: Warzone and relatively lower sales for Call of Duty: Vanguard.

Call of Duty Could Resume Annual Releases in 2024, Sledgehammer Working on New Instalment – Rumour

Call of Duty Could Resume Annual Releases in 2024, Sledgehammer Working on New Instalment – Rumour

A new report claims that even though Call of Duty is rumoured to skip its 2023 release, it could go back to that schedule the following year, with Sledgehammer having started pre-production on a new i...

Call of Duty: Vanguard is Getting a 2-Week Long Free Trial Starting March 30

Call of Duty: Vanguard is Getting a 2-Week Long Free Trial Starting March 30

The latest iteration of the long-running FPS franchise is getting a two-week free trial period featuring select multiplayer maps and modes.

Call of Duty: Warzone and Vanguard Season 2 is Now Live

Call of Duty: Warzone and Vanguard Season 2 is Now Live

The new season for Call of Duty: Warzone and Call of Duty: Vanguard is officially live for PC and consoles, bringing in plenty of fixes and new content.

All Future Call of Duty Games Will be Built on the Same Engine

All Future Call of Duty Games Will be Built on the Same Engine

Infinity Ward co-studio head Patrick Kelly has confirmed that all games in the series going forward will run on the same engine.

Activision’s Earnings Report Reveals Decline in Year-on-Year Franchise Sales for Call of Duty

Activision’s Earnings Report Reveals Decline in Year-on-Year Franchise Sales for Call of Duty

Activision's earnings report confirms that year-on-year sales for the Call of Duty franchise are down, with Vanguard selling fewer units than previous titles.

Halo Infinite Was the Second Best-Selling Game in the US for December 2021

Halo Infinite Was the Second Best-Selling Game in the US for December 2021

However, Call of Duty: Vanguard finished the year on top with the franchise being the best-selling in dollar sales for the 13th consecutive year.

Call of Duty: Vanguard and Warzone’s New Update Brings Attack on Titan Crossover

Call of Duty: Vanguard and Warzone’s New Update Brings Attack on Titan Crossover

The upcoming mid-season update for Call of Duty: Vanguard and Call of Duty: Warzone will feature a crossover with the Japanese anime Attack on Titan, celebrating its final season's release.

Cheat Provider in Hot Water as Activision Files Lawsuit

Cheat Provider in Hot Water as Activision Files Lawsuit

The Call of Duty publisher heads to court against the cheat providers EngineOwning, seeking "exemplary and punitive damages."

Call of Duty: Warzone Launch Trailer Showcases New Pacific Caldera Map

Call of Duty: Warzone Launch Trailer Showcases New Pacific Caldera Map

The new map for the free-to-play battle royale shooter is available now, and brings with it the beginning of a new season.

Call of Duty: Vanguard’s Champion Hill Disabled on Xbox Series X/S Due to Crashes

Call of Duty: Vanguard’s Champion Hill Disabled on Xbox Series X/S Due to Crashes

The issues began following a recent playlist update for all platforms. Sledgehammer Games is currently investigating the same.

Call of Duty: Vanguard Season 1, Warzone’s Pacific Update Delayed to December 9th

Call of Duty: Vanguard Season 1, Warzone’s Pacific Update Delayed to December 9th

Vanguard owners will receive 24 hour early access to the new Caldera map in Warzone, allowing them to start playing on December 8th.

Call of Duty: Vanguard Seems to Have Been Removed from PlayStation Website’s “Featured” Section

Call of Duty: Vanguard Seems to Have Been Removed from PlayStation Website’s “Featured” Section

PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan recently denounced Activision for its "deep-seated culture of discrimination and harassment."

Call of Duty: Vanguard – Free Multiplayer Access Slated for the Weekend

Call of Duty: Vanguard – Free Multiplayer Access Slated for the Weekend

Call of Duty: Vanguard's first free access weekend starts Thursday, and includes the entirety of the game's multiplayer offerings.

Call of Duty: Vanguard – 13 Things Players Dislike About it

Call of Duty: Vanguard – 13 Things Players Dislike About it

The latest but not quite greatest Call of Duty has been out for several weeks - here are a few issues that fans already have with it.

Call of Duty Cheating Suspensions Can Now Apply to Current and Future Titles

Call of Duty Cheating Suspensions Can Now Apply to Current and Future Titles

Cheaters found constantly violating the security policy can find themselves banned from playing past, present and future Call of Duty titles.

Forza Horizon 5 Debuts at No. 4 in Weekly UK Retail Charts

Forza Horizon 5 Debuts at No. 4 in Weekly UK Retail Charts

Jurassic World Evolution 2 and Shin Megami Tensei 5 also see debuts in the top 10, while Call of Duty: Vanguard retains the top spot.

Call of Duty: Vanguard is Reportedly the Series’ Worst Launch in the UK in 14 Years

Call of Duty: Vanguard is Reportedly the Series’ Worst Launch in the UK in 14 Years

Critical reception for the World War 2 first person shooter has been muted, and it seems that's been reflected in the game's performance on the market as well.

Call of Duty: Vanguard Sold Over 40,000 Units on Japanese Debut

Call of Duty: Vanguard Sold Over 40,000 Units on Japanese Debut

The first person shooter has seen quite a drop in launch sales from last year's game. Meanwhile, Mario Party Superstars is still #1.

Call of Duty: Vanguard’s Latest Update Fixes Issues With Multiplayer and Zombies

Call of Duty: Vanguard’s Latest Update Fixes Issues With Multiplayer and Zombies

Call of Duty: Vanguard's latest update includes a bunch of fixes to the game's multiplayer and Zombies modes, but it robs players of their mid-level campaign progress.