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Despite widespread rumors that the next Call Of Duty will head back to its WWII origins, Activision confirmed that Call Of Duty 5 is in fact underway and that it will keep its healthy "modern warfare" trend.

"For Call of Duty, we'll bring the intensity of the recent Call of Duty: Modern Warfare title to yet a new military theater, to engage our significantly larger user based, which nearly doubled last year as new users came into the franchise", said Activision CEO Mike Griffith.

"We'll launch on all four platforms we participated on in fiscal 2008 plus we will launch on the PS2 and the Wii. We'll drive category sales of downloadable maps and enhanced Call of Duty 4 retail SKUs."

Call of Duty 5 will be available before April 2009 on the PC, Playstation 3, Playstation 2, Xbox 360, Wii and Nintendo DS.
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http://www.megagames.com/news/html/c...nwarfare.shtml
Edited by Sanders54 - 5/12/08 at 10:59pm
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It its not made by infinity ward i doubt its gonna be anything special.

Oh and you should really put up the source .
Edited by BxAlbo1 - 5/12/08 at 10:55pm
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PS2?
Red flag to utter ****.
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PS2?
Red flag to utter ****.
If they put it on the DS then I don't see why the PS2 would be such a far cry. The PS2 is still a great value for people that can't/won't throw down the big bucks for a 360/PS3/PC.

The move back to a WWII theme would be a step in the wrong direction. Coming from somebody utterly fascinated in that period in world history, I think the WWII theme in video games has been beaten to death and then ran over for good measure. COD4 rocks and I really liked the move to the modern.
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If they put it on the DS then I don't see why the PS2 would be such a far cry. The PS2 is still a great value for people that can't/won't throw down the big bucks for a 360/PS3/PC.

The move back to a WWII theme would be a step in the wrong direction. Coming from somebody utterly fascinated in that period in world history, I think the WWII theme in video games has been beaten to death and then ran over for good measure. COD4 rocks and I really liked the move to the modern.
I agree with the WWII theme being played-out. The epic-ness of WWII battles has lost its magic, and any other war would be pretty boring for gameplay except for modern wars. A good Vietnam war game would be cool, but not so many people would be interested. Modern and futuristic warfare is the key these days.
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Why do people still release games for the PS2, but not the original XBox?
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i'm worried they're over franchising it, and this is starting to get out of hand.

good as the original CoD was, they haven't been able to keep the pace and suspense for me with the sequels. 2 was meh, and 4 lacked that fight or die intensity of 1... They ought to learn to quit whilst they're ahead.
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There's always this argument about about WWII theme vs. Modern theme. Hello, people? American Revolution theme, anyone??? Now that I think about it, reloading those muskets may become a bit tedious after a while....
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That would be great, Choggs
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