Showing posts with label Infinity Ward. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Infinity Ward. Show all posts

Friday, August 31, 2018

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is Backwards Compatible on Xbox One

Infinty Ward's modern shooter game Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 has joined backwards compatible list on Xbox One.

With the backwards compatible feature of Xbox One, many older generation games are making it to the modern consoles and Microsoft has done a great job adding more titles to the catalog. One of the most requested titles, first-person shooter game Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 from developer Infinity Ward and publisher Activision has finally has joined the fray and has become playable on Xbox One using the feature. All of the games from Modern Warfare series have made it to the list.

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is Backwards Compatible on Xbox One

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Originally MW2 was launched back in 2009 and came under heavy fire because of a controversial mission titled "No Russian", which features an infamous mass-shooting moment heavily resembles to the tragedies we face these days. Despite that, gamers loved the title very much for an appealing plot and till date it is still considered as one of the best modern shooters of past decade. Currently, a Remastered version is maybe in works but you can keep playing until that one drops.

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If you happen to own a disk or digital copy of the critically-acclaimed title, then you don't have to pay a single dime to enjoy it once again on Xbox One. However, if you have missed the game somehow back then, you can get a 25% discount at Microsoft Store before September 4 with an active Xbox Live Gold membership. Aside from an average single player mode, online multiplayer features of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is deemed greatest among the other games from the series.

Monday, September 4, 2017

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, Retribution DLC

Players who are a fan of the zombies adventures from the Call of Duty series can rejoice as after the release of Absolution, Continuum and Sabotage DLC Packs, a brand-new fourth installment is coming. Yes, you've read that right. Activision and Infinity Ward's Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare is going to introduce a fourth DLC named Retribution that will soon be available for playing.

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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, Retribution DLC

Retribution sees the return of the infamous Willard Wyler, the twisted horror movie director who is the primary antagonist of the story and is back with his final film "The Beast from Beyond". Wyler had four aspiring actors Poindexter, AJ, Andre and Sally trapped in his films through a ritual and these four struggles to get back to the real world from the madness of the crazy director's horror films. After fighting in a space station, a 90's campsite, '70s New York City and a beach area, the heroes are now in a military station in Europa.

Before going to the details, lets' take a quick and brief look at the trailer clip for the Retribution DLC.




On a distant ice planet, players will experience a brand-new heart-pounding zombie adventure that will earn them salvation from Wyler's madness. Battling massive hordes of zombies and Cryptid aliens, Poindexter, AJ, Andre and Sally will have to retrieve the precious Soul Key to earn their freedom. This final chapter of Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare zombies experience offers a few new stuffs that the previous releases.

After dealing with a variety of monsters and creatures as well as regular flesh-eating zombie hordes with your heroes of misfortune, now you got to face one of the most horrific creatures out there; Cryptids. Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare's Associate Project Director from Infinity Ward; Lee Ross reveals that the inclusion of Cryptids in this part was previously hinted in locations and dialogues of "Zombies in Spaceland" and "Attack of the Radioactive Thing" all along.

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Retribution Multiplayer Maps

These two different enemies with different attributes will surely put the veteran gamers into test of their skills. As you progress in the game, you will learn what happened there and what the final piece of Soul Key would do. Aside from new weapons, maps and Easter Eggs, the Retribution DLC offers four new epic multiplayer maps and they are Carnage, Heartland, Altitude and Depot 22.

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Ghosts in Heartland

Also, let's not forget about the two most prominent Fortune cards Skull Hacker and Packin’ Heat. One will help you complete the Ghost N Skulls steps and the other one will double your raw fire power regardless of your weapon. Yes, it can be ANY WEAPON.

Retribution DLC Pack will be first released on PlayStation 4 on September 12 and pre-order for the pack will get you a dynamic Retribution theme for free. There is still no word on when it will come to PC and Xbox One nor the price, but given the history of their past records, it will probably arrive a month after. Players who have already purchased the $50 worth season pass for Infinite Warfare will have Retribution expansion pack for free and we assume that the single purchase of the pack will cost you $15.