Activision Manager Announces Who Developed New Call of Duty Game, Expected Answers in the Game World.
Activision COO Dan Alegre made some key remarks about the upcoming Call of Duty game. Saying that work on the game continues, Alegre announced that Sledgehammer Games is the developer of this game.
Activision, which has regularly released the Call of Duty game for the last few years and announced that it will continue this understanding, made a new statement about the version of the popular game in 2021. Company COO Dan Alegre announced that this year’s Call of Duty game will be developed by “Sledgehammer Games”. Thus, the issue, which has been spoken for a while but was never talked about, became clear.
According to the statements made by Alegre, the Call of Duty game in 2021 will be released in the autumn. In addition, this game will have Call of Duty: Warzone integration, just like Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War. Unfortunately, Alegre did not provide a detailed description of the game and CoD: Warzone integration. The Activision manager was content to say that the game looked beautiful.
Sledgehammer Games’ last major project was Call of Duty: WWII
Call of Duty fans are not far from the Sledgehammer Games name. Because this company helped Treyarch and Raven Software in the development of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War. The last major project the team worked on was Call of Duty: WWII. The company also worked on Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare projects, which were released in 2011.
Little is known about the Call of Duty game in 2021. However, according to the allegations made, the company codes this game as “Vanguard”. On the other hand, it is among the claims that the game will tell the period of World War II. Beyond these claims, we can definitely say that the game has single and multiplayer modes. It is currently unknown when Activision will make a statement about the new Call of Duty game.
Call of Duty: Mobile’s download count announced
Call of Duty: Mobile, one of the mobile versions of the CoD series, has created a large fan base for itself, although it could not achieve the success of other games in the series. Activision also announced how many times the game has been downloaded since its release.
According to the statement made by Activision, the game has exceeded 500 million downloads on mobile platforms since its release in October 2019. In a statement by the company’s president, Rob Kostich, it was also stated that the game made more than $ 1 billion to its developer with mobile spending.
Call of Duty: Mobile has doubled its size in six months
While it took a year for the game to exceed 250 million downloads and generate $ 500 million in revenue, the latest data announced by Activision is the result of only six months of accumulation.
Kostich also mentioned that the latest Tokyo Escape expansion added to the game was the highest grossing expansion ever. Call of Duty: Mobile and Call of Duty: Warzone have tripled the number of active users over the past few years, totaling over 150 million. These players take both games further by spending money on seasonal content.
Call of Duty series, which has appeared with 19 different games since its first game in 2003, has worked with many studios so far. The series kept pace with the times and carried its success to mobile platforms. So much so that CallofDuty: Chinese developer of Mobile, TiMi Games, earned $ 10 billion in 2020.
On the other hand, Sledgehammer Games, the developer of the next Call of Duty game, announced that it has opened an additional studio in Toronto, Canada to assist its offices in Foster City, California, Melbourne.
Today we’re also thrilled to announce we're expanding with a new team in Toronto, Canada to partner with our teams in Foster City, CA and Melbourne, VIC! pic.twitter.com/HDmRdDA3ul— Sledgehammer Games (@SHGames) May 4, 2021