In its latest investor call, Activision Blizzard began hyping the upcoming release of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. The company described 2019’s sequel to Modern Warfare as “the most advanced experience” in the franchise’s history.
Activision also added that an updated Warzone was still in development, and is being built from the ground up alongside Modern Warfare 2. The free-to-play battle royale FPS will also have several “breakthrough innovations” that will be revealed later this year, Activision added.
Elsewhere in Activision’s briefing, the company revealed that sales for Call of Duty: Vanguard were lower than the previous game, Black Ops Cold War. Between the development of Warzone 2 and Modern Warfare 2, Activision is also working on expanding Warzone 2 to mobile platforms.
In other Warzone news, Caldera Island is about to see a Godzilla and Kong rematch. Activision has teased map changes and secrets to uncover in Caldera before the Titans arrive, as well as a new Gulag location for Season 3.
Season 3: Classified Weapons will launch after the Vanguard and Warzone updates arrive on April 26 at 9am PT / 12pm ET. Here’s a breakdown of everything confirmed for Season 3 for the games, which will see a new Ice Ax melee weapon added and unlocked via an in-game challenge.
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