Posted August 2, 2019 by David Latham in Feature
 
 

Call of Duty Modern Warfare Multiplayer Looks As Good As Ever


Activision has today released a new trailer showcasing the many features of the Call of Duty Modern Warfare multiplayer. The two and a half minute trailer is runs to the soundtrack of Metallica’s infamous Enter Sandman and shows plenty of the Modern Warfare multiplayer that we enjoyed from the first three games. Using all the latest weapons and technology, players willwork together to defeat the opposing team in what is sure to be one of the top-selling multiplayer shooters of 2019.

Our goal with Modern Warfare is to bring all gamers together from day one to play together,” said Patrick Kelly, Creative Director and co-Studio Head, Infinity Ward. “We’re doing away with the season pass; we’re delivering a mix of free maps, a ton of content following launch, and we’re developing the game for crossplay.  We’re live-testing now, and fans will get to try for themselves next month in the Beta. This is a new day for Call of Duty multiplayer, and today is just the start — we have many more exciting reveals coming for fans that we can’t wait to share.

The trailer also reveals that early access in the form of an open beta will be available exclusively on PlayStation 4, starting on September 13th to those that have pre-ordered the game, as well as a beta crossplay test from September 20 to September 22 for Windows PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4.

Watch the official Call of Duty Modern Warfare Multiplayer Reveal Trailer below:

 

Awarded “Best Online Multiplayer” by Game Critics Best of E3 2019, Modern Warfare multiplayer delivers a thrilling and game-changing online experience with best-in-class down the barrel gameplay, along with an all-new level of strategic and tactical play. Players can jump into new play spaces that redefine Call of Duty multiplayer, from quick-action, close-quarters 2 vs. 2 experiences in Gunfight, traditional 6 vs. 6 multiplayer gameplay, modes that support 10 vs. 10 and 20 vs. 20 firefights, along with high-player count maps and combat, such as the all-new Ground War, an epic large-scale mode supporting more than 100-players.  And, that’s just the beginning for Modern Warfare fans.

With a complete weapon overhaul and the most choices in Call of Duty history, players will be able to outfit their multiplayer operators for every combat encounter, with unprecedented customisation and modifiability in the new Gunsmith system.Modern Warfare features cutting-edge visuals, authentic sound design, with realistic recoil and weapon ballistics throughout the game. In addition, gameplay mechanics, including bullet penetration, gun mounting, door breaching and night vision multiplayer gameplay maps featuring night vision goggles (NVGs), allow for an amazing tactical experience.

Rocket Chainsaw recently covered a Call of Duty Modern Warfare leak which revealed a full list of perks plus information on new game modes. Stay tuned to Rocket Chainsaw for more on Call of Duty Modern Warfare, including a full review at launch in two months.

Our studio goal for Modern Warfare was to create a completely new experience, and the most varied, customisable and realistic-feeling Call of Duty multiplayer,” said Geoff Smith, Multiplayer Gameplay Director, Infinity Ward. “Our design goal is for gamers to have fun by playing again and again with their friends, where the action will feel fresh, but also familiar for all players every time they jump in.

The new Call of Duty Modern Warfare launches on October 25, 2019 on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Windows PC platforms. For more information, head to the official Call of Duty website.


David Latham

 
David has a Bachelor of Arts (Journalism) from a Group of Eight university, but only uses his very unique set of skills writing about video games. By day he's a stay-at-home dad, by night he's literally Batman. Where does he find the time?