Category: Call of Duty

Call of Duty eSports News

Call of Duty: WWII, ‘United Front’ DLC pack

Launching first on PlayStation 4 on June 26, United Front includes three new Multiplayer maps: Market Garden, Monte Cassino, and Stalingrad. United Front also features a new War Mode mission: Operation Supercharge, as well as a fresh Nazi Zombies experience, where four new heroes are sent across three distinct locations to transport and defend the final pieces of Emperor Barbarossa’s...

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, Coming October 17, 2018

It’s time to soldier up because Black Ops is back! The series which has become the most played in Call of Duty® history as well as a cultural phenomenon around the globe returns October 12th with the release of Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4, a gritty, grounded, all-out combat experience. Black Ops 4 raises the bar for Multiplayer mode that increases tactical gameplay and player choice, along with the biggest Zombies offering...

Call of Duty Endowment, ‘Seal of Distinction’ submissions phase

The Call of Duty Endowment today begins its application process for the sixth annual “Seal of Distinction” Awards, recognizing U.S. and U.K. based non-profits that demonstrate the highest levels of effectiveness, efficiency, and integrity in placing ex-service personnel into high-quality jobs. The prestigious award for grantees is accompanied by a £23,000 unrestricted grant, as well as the opportunity to apply...

CWL Seattle Recap

Call of Duty World League The 2018 Call of Duty World League Seattle Open, Presented by PlayStation 4, gave CWL fans perspective on where their favorite teams stand after Rostermania took the league by storm in mid-April. Rise Nation, who recently swapped out Anthony “Methodz” Zinni for Austin “SlasheR” Liddicoat, stole the CWL Seattle Open championship from the Evil Geniuses,...

2018 Call of Duty World League Championship Headed to Columbus

The year’s biggest competitive Call of Duty® event of the season, the 2018 Call of Duty World League Championship, Presented by PlayStation®4, is headed to Columbus, Ohio, on August 15 – 19, 2018. The definitive competition for the best Call of Duty® esports players from around the world will take place at the Nationwide Arena August 17 – 19, 2018...

Call of Duty: WWII Alexa Skill

Call of Duty®: WWII players will have an additional ally on their side with the Call of Duty Alexa Skill. Created by Activision and available in Beta, the Call of Duty Alexa Skill features an array of support options, including personalized player recommendations, updates on in-game achievements and the ability to stay connected with and compare your play with friends....

CWL Seattle Open Pool Play: Pools C and D Preview

2018 Call of Duty World League The 2018 Call of Duty World League Seattle Open, Presented by PlayStation 4, comes right after rostermania, a week-long period of roster changes that shook up the rosters of some of the CWL’s best teams. This event will be the first opportunity for newly formed teams to find their strengths and for the rest...

Call of Duty: WWII, ‘The War Machine’ Second DLC pack

With The War Machine, Sledgehammer Games has created a series of exciting new maps and experiences designed to take Call of Duty®: WWII players to all-new theatres of war. Players will fight in an iconic World War II battle at Dunkirk, travel to a secret German V-2 rocket facility and push the battle across continents and into Egypt. Players will...

CWL Pro League Stage 1 Playoffs Championship Recap

AMES MATTONE – CWL Pro League The 2018 Call of Duty World League Pro League Stage 1 Playoffs, Presented by PlayStation 4, ended with FaZe Clan earning their first major championship since the 2015 MLG Pro League Season 3 Playoffs. After wading through the Losers Bracket, FaZe beat OpTic Gaming in the Stage 1 Grand Finals, taking the Stage 1...

CWL Pro League Stage 1 Playoffs Previews, Pt. 2

CWL Pro League The 2018 CWL Birmingham champions and the 2017 CWL Champions both look to add a Pro League Stage 1 title to their resumes. The 2018 Call of Duty World League Pro League Stage 1 Playoffs, Presented by PlayStation 4, ends the three month long journey for the top four teams from Divisions A and B, and will...

CWL Pro League Stage 1 Playoffs Previews, Pt. 1

CWL Pro League Rise Nation and FaZe Clan finished on top of their respective Pro League divisions. Can they continue that success and defeat their first round opponents? The 2018 Call of Duty World League Pro League Stage 1 Playoffs, presented by PlayStation 4, will see the top-eight Stage 1 teams battle it out for $500,000 and bragging rights inside...

Luminosity Take CWL Birmingham Open Championship

This weekend, competitors from around the world arrived in Birmingham, United Kingdom, to compete for the top prize at the CWL Birmingham Open, presented by PlayStation®4, but only Luminosity walked away champion. Teams Splyce, Rise Nation and OpTic Gaming rounded-out the top four spots at the three-day competition in Call of Duty: WWII, hosted at the INSOMNIA62 Gaming Festival. For...

Call of Duty World League Brings Competitive Season to United Kingdom

The Call of Duty® World League, Presented by PlayStation®4, kicks off today in Birmingham, United Kingdom, as over 140 Call of Duty esports teams from around the world compete for their shot at glory and prizing during this record setting season of the CWL and its $4.2 million overall season-long prize purse. The action gets underway today through this weekend...

CWL Pro League Stage 1 Division B Week 4 Roundup

CWL Pro League FaZe Clan and Epsilon bookend Division B with notable final Stage 1 regular season weeks. The 2018 Call of Duty World League Pro League, Presented by PlayStation 4, ended Division B play on March 22, with FaZe Clan (1st, 11-3, 38-16) stealing the division’s first place position. During FaZe’s successful finish, Epsilon Esports (8th, 2-12, 14-39) ended...