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News: No, There Won't Be A Ridiculous Prestige Package For Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

No, There Won't Be A Ridiculous Prestige Package For Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

Infinity Ward creative strategist, Robert Bowling, has confirmed on Twitter that there won't be an over-the-top Prestige Edition released for Modern Warfare 3

The game will instead settle for a $99.99 Hardened Edition, priced some $20 steeper than previous versions. The Hardened Edition includes a 12-month subscription to Call Of Duty: Elite, so it's not necessarily a bad deal. We would have..

News: That GoldenEye 007: Reloaded 'Double 0 Edition' Looks Like This

That GoldenEye 007: Reloaded 'Double 0 Edition' Looks Like This

Those of you wanting to get your hands on a full set of PlayStation Move kit alongside Activision and Eurocom's upcoming GoldenEye 007: Reloaded will need to get your hands on the 'Double 0 Edition'

Detailed earlier this afternoon, Activision also announced a couple of bits of exclusive content for the PS3 title.</em>

News: GoldenEye 007: Reloaded Receives November 1st Release Date, PlayStation Move Bundle, Additional PS3 Content

GoldenEye 007: Reloaded Receives November 1st Release Date, PlayStation Move Bundle, Additional PS3 Content

A triple-header of GoldenEye 007: Reloaded news this evening

Activision's announced that the title will launch on November 1st in North America. The game will be promoted under a brand new 'Double 0' package Sony's cooked up, featuring a copy of the game, a PlayStation Move and Navigation controller combo, PlayStation Eye camera and SharpShooter peripheral. No price as yet. The PlayStation  3..

Feature: Push Square's Most Anticipated Overlooked PlayStation Games Of Holiday 2011: #2 - GoldenEye 007: Reloaded

Push Square's Most Anticipated Overlooked PlayStation Games Of Holiday 2011: #2 - GoldenEye 007: Reloaded

One of the few downsides of writing about PlayStation games day-in-day-out is that we rarely get time to experience the content on other platforms

While we keep up to date with the release schedule and details of competitive platforms, we never really get the time to play them any more. When your work includes knowing everything there is to know about a specific platform/brand, you have to commit..

News: Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 To Get Separate Japanese Releases

Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 To Get Separate Japanese Releases

You might not believe it, but Call Of Duty does surpringly well in Japan

It's no Monster Hunter, and it certainly doesn't replicate the success of the series in the West, but for a franchise that you might imagine Japanese gamers would shun, it puts up competent numbers. So it's no real surprise to see Andriasang report that two versions of Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 will be released in the..

News: Infinity Ward Promises 'More Changes Than Ever' For Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3's Multiplayer

Infinity Ward Promises 'More Changes Than Ever' For Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3's Multiplayer

Infinity Ward has said that Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3's multiplayer will boast "more changes than ever"

"This is the most balanced Call of Duty experience ever," Infinity Ward's Robert Bowling said. "Map layout, speed of movement, perks, every area has been meticulously balanced. We listened to the fans. As such, there's no longer a Commando perk, no Last Stand, no shotgun as..

News: Call Of Duty Elite Subscription Service Explained, Priced

Call Of Duty Elite Subscription Service Explained, Priced

Activision's used its Call Of Duty XP event to reveal the details of its Elite subscription service

The package will cost US players $49.95 per year. Around $5 a month then. Much of Call Of Duty Elite will be available to players for free. "Personal leaders boards, stat tracking, weapon analysis, 30-second HD video uploads, weapon perk sharing, screen shot sharing, even more,” Infinity Ward..

News: Watch Call Of Duty XP Live Right Here

Watch Call Of Duty XP Live Right Here

If you're a big Call Of Duty fan and you're not at this weekend's Call Of Duty XP, you'll probably want to get in on the action

Thankfully Activision's a tech-savvy company, and has posted a live-stream for the event on the Internet. And because we're super tech-savvy too, we've embedded said live-stream into our website. Hit the jump to stream the Call Of Duty circle-jerk live. We've even included..

News: Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3's Multiplayer Gets Outlined In New Trailer

Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3's Multiplayer Gets Outlined In New Trailer

Been waiting patiently for your first glimpse of Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3's multiplayer component? Yeah

You probably already know what to expect. More of the same's not necessarily a bad thing, especially when Call Of Duty is one of the most successful video game franchises of all time. But too much of the same can get tiresome. Exactly where Modern Warfare 3's going to lie remains to be..

News: Why Sledgehammer Games Ditched Its Third-Person Call Of Duty Game

Why Sledgehammer Games Ditched Its Third-Person Call Of Duty Game

When Glen Schofield left Dead Space developer Visceral Games to form Sledgehammer, many people expected his new team to take Call Of Duty in an untouched third-person direction

And from what we can tell, that's exactly what Sledgehammer did. Until Infinity Ward collapsed. A year later and Schofield was spotted on stage with Infinity Ward's Robert Bowling at E3, talking about Sledgehammer's input..

News: Activision Shifts Over 18 Million Call Of Duty: Black Ops Map Packs In Just Nine Months

Activision Shifts Over 18 Million Call Of Duty: Black Ops Map Packs In Just Nine Months

Those of a nervous disposition may want to look away now: Activision has announced that it has sold more than 18 million map packs for its uber-popular first-person shooter, Call Of Duty: Black Ops, in just nine months

The game itself has sold a whopping 23 million units to date. Gaffer Eric Hirshberg revealed the figure during an investor event in Los Angeles this afternoon, adding that the..

News: Report: Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3's Hardened Edition Outed

Report: Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3's Hardened Edition Outed

Wired's got its hands on what is purported to be the European edition of Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3's 'Hardened' collector's set

The package includes a one-year subscription to Activision's Call Of Duty: Elite service, in addition to a range of other goodies. PlayStation 3 owners will get an exclusive XMB theme, a 100-page field journal containing sketches and notes from the frontline, and, of..

Rumour: Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Multiplayer Details Leaked

Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Multiplayer Details Leaked

Modern Warfare 3 is still a few months off, but the upcoming Call of Duty XP event looks to be a treasure trove of information, as one leak presents

As an anonymous break-in at the Call of Duty XP event depicts in a YouTube video, MW3 will contain 13 maps, down from numbers previously seen in Black Ops and Modern Warfare 2. Carbon, Coast, Dome, Exchange, Hardhat, Interchange, Lambeth, Meteora,..

News: Dropkick Murphys Opening Up Call Of Duty XP

Dropkick Murphys Opening Up Call Of Duty XP

We recently confirmed that Kanye West would be closing the final night of the two-night Call of Duty XP event

Now punk rock outfit Dropkick Murphys has been slated to play off the first night. If you have $150 and happen to be in Los Angeles at 8 o'clock on September 2nd, the Dropkick Murphys will take the stage amidst Call of Duty tournaments and Modern Warfare 3 multiplayer demos. Attendees will..

News: Mysterious New Call Of Duty Trailer Surfaces

Mysterious New Call Of Duty Trailer Surfaces

"Orientation Evaluation" is the mysterious new 30-second teaser posted on the official Call of Duty youtube page

Featuring only a short logo flash and a length shot of a zombie being placed through some...questionable training. While this is most likely a new teaser for the recently-released Black Ops Rezurrection map pack, specifically the map "Moon", it makes for interesting viewing..

News: Treyarch At Work On Next Call of Duty

Treyarch At Work On Next Call of Duty

Surprise, surprise

As if the alternating Infinity Ward/Treyarch Call of Duty schedule wasn't enough of an indicator to predict another entry in the Call of Duty series, Treyarch's job listings seek to assure you. As indicated on Treyarch's site, the developer is looking for a lead multiplayer designer and a designer/scripter, noting that individuals who want the role is required to have an..

News: Jeep Wrangles Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Ride

Jeep Wrangles Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Ride

Jeep has again secured the rights for a licensed and branded ride based on an upcoming Call of Duty title

The limited edition Modern Warfare 3 Jeep Wrangler will feature quite a few improvements over last year's Black Ops Wrangler. Rather than Black Ops stickers slapped on the side Jeep has seen fit to engrave full metal MW3 decals. Talk about a fancy ride. [Image courtesy of Sidequesting]

News: Kanye West Closing Call of Duty Convention

Kanye West Closing Call of Duty Convention

If a guaranteed copy of Modern Warfare 3 wasn't enough to draw you into Call of Duty XP,  Activision hopes the presence of Kanye West will add just a bit more anticipation for the upcoming Call of Duty fan festival

Kanye West, advertised as being in his first public outing since the launch of his most recent album, will provide entertainment on the conclusion of the two day festival in Los..

News: Who Wants A Pair Of Modern Warfare 3 Branded Glasses?

Who Wants A Pair Of Modern Warfare 3 Branded Glasses?

Gunnar Optics is bringing out a new line of 'Advanced Gaming Eyewear' complete with Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 branding

The Infinity Ward sponsored specs are designed to reduce strain and enhance contrast when looking at LCD screens. Perfect if you're planning a 12 hour Call Of Duty marathon. The glasses are set to release exclusively at Best Buy alongside the game, and will run you a whopping..