The next Call of Duty is fast approaching and Activision is unveiling the future of its license with a beta and a special conference.
This year, Activision’s FPS franchise returns to the past with a remake of the excellent Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. Like the first episode which had been retyped for the PS4 and Xbox One consoles, its sequel will be entitled to the same preferential treatment. This new version eagerly awaited by fans prepares for its arrival next october 28 and the studio intends to pamper its players in the meantime.
A beta with a complex schedule will allow you to discover the multiplayer of the title in preview. But before that, a special event will reveal the future of the franchise. Indeed, Activision is organizing an exclusive stream which will give the latest details about this new title as well as the evolution of the battle-royale. Warzone.
Where and when to watch the special conference?
Presented as aa major event defining a new era for the franchise”, this conference entitled Call of Duty Next promises a real show for FPS fans. Scheduled for September 15 in live-stream on different platforms, it has just unveiled its program on Twitter and as much to say that a package of revelations is approaching. While it will be possible to discover the multiplayer mode of Modern Warfare 2 in more detail, eyes will be on announcements about Warzone.
Clear your calendars September 15 for– an era-defining, livestream franchise event.
✅ FullPM reveal
✅ The future of
✅ The mobile experience
✅ Live gameplay from your favorite streamers
+ More to come!
— Call of Duty (@CallofDuty)
The future of the battle-royale will be revealed on this occasion, both in terms of the console and PC experience and the new mobile experience. Activision and Infinity Ward are betting big on this evolution of the free-to-play title which was developed in synergy with the remake of Modern Warfare 2. And these suites must be up to scratch since it will be necessary to wait until 2024 before finding a new game in the franchise. Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone will then have the heavy task of satisfying the Call of Duty community for at least two years, a first in the history of the license.
The Modern Warfare 2 beta in detail
The day after the Call of Duty Next conference will mark the start of the multiplayer test phase of Modern Warfare 2. Access to it will be on different dates depending on the game platform and the purchase of a pre-order. To avoid getting lost, here the summary of the course of the beta :
- September 16 to 17 : early access for PlayStation players who pre-ordered the game
- September 18 to 20 : open beta for all PlayStation players
- September 22 to 23 : early access on Xbox and PC for players with a pre-order and continuation of the open beta on PlayStation
- September 24 to 26 : open beta on all platforms
Pre-Order now for early access to theOpen BETA!
TeaEarly Access Beta starts September 16, with Early and Open access Betas to follow on all platforms. https://t.co/cLMlBb41mV
— Call of Duty (@CallofDuty)
PlayStation players are in the spotlight for this beta, so you’ll have to be patient if you’re playing on Xbox or PC. It will then be possible to try out some maps and game modes to discover the future of multiplayer call of duty a month before its release.