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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..

News: Wipeout is Coming to PlayStation Move

Wipeout is Coming to PlayStation Move

No, not the good one, sorry

We felt the same: when we read that Wipeout 2 is coming to PlayStation Move, we started imagining controlling futuristic racers with motion controllers. Then we read further down the announcement and saw it's a version of popular TV show Wipeout. Oh well. The holiday season game will use the Move controller to help guide...

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Rezurrection DLC Pack Gets A Live Action Trailer

Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Rezurrection DLC Pack Gets A Live Action Trailer

Does anyone else find it a little baffling how pivotal zombies have become to the Call Of Duty experience? The latest Call Of Duty: Black Ops DLC pack, Rezurrection, introduces five new zombie co-op stages, setting one on the moon

The moon. Let that sink in, and then watch the DLC's bonkers trailer embedded after the jump. It'll all make sense. One day. Maybe?

News: GamesCom 2011: Activision Outline GoldenEye 007's MI6 Ops Missions

GamesCom 2011: Activision Outline GoldenEye 007's MI6 Ops Missions

In addition to the main single-player campaign and an updated multiplayer component, Activision's PlayStation 3 port of GoldenEye 007: Reloaded will also include a series of MI6 mission objectives

Seperate from the main campaign, these missions will require you to carry out very specific tasks in order to progress. The visuals don't look quite there yet — perhaps we shouldn't necessarily expect..