Developed Exclusively for Android and iOS, New Free-to-Play Mobile Game Delivers the Definitive Call of Duty Experience
Features Full, Head-to-Head Call of Duty Multiplayer Modes and Unique Battle Royale Gameplay, All Built From the Ground Up for Mobile
SANTA MONICA, Calif .– (BUSINESS WIRE) –Activision, in collaboration with Tencent, today announced that Call of Duty®: Mobile will launch on October 1 in all countries where Google Play and App Store are supported with exceptions of Mainland China, Vietnam and Belgium. Call of Duty: Mobile is the definitive, first-person action experience that for the first time ever delivers fan-favorite maps, modes, weapons and characters from across Call of Duty, including the Modern Warfare® and Black Ops series, in one complete mobile package. Call of Duty: Mobile, developed by Tencent's award-winning Timi studio and published by Activision, is free-to-play on Android and iOS devices.
"We are delivering the definitive, first-person action experience on mobile with signature Call of Duty said gameplay in the palms of your hands, ”said Chris Plummer, VP, Mobile at Activision. "We are bringing together some of the best franchises has to offer, including Modern Warfare maps like Crash and Crossfire, Black Ops maps like Nuketown and Hijacked, and many more, into one epic title. We have tested the game extensively in select territories and feedback we've received has helped us refine the experience for October 1.
Call of Duty: Mobile will launch with a bevy of Call of Duty Multiplayer modes and Battle Royale, with more modes and content, time-limited events and playlists to be added on a regular basis.
In Multiplayer, players will experience the fluid, first-person combat of Call of Duty, head-to-head fighting in fan-favorite modes such as Team Deathmatch, Search and Destroy and Free-For-All, on iconic maps such as Nuketown, Crash, Hijacked and more. Along the way, players will rank up to earn and unlock classic Call of Duty characters such as John "Soap" MacTavish and Simon "Ghost" Riley from the Modern Warfare series, as well as Alex Mason from the Black Ops series. Weapons, scars and more gear for equipping and customizing loads are also at players' fingertips for the ultimate Call of Duty Experience.
Battle Royale mode is a unique take on the genre from within the Call of Duty universe, specifically built and tailored for Call of Duty: Mobile. Up to 100 combatants will fight for survival in a map Call of Duty franchise in solos, duos or four-person teams. Players can battle land, air vehicles, ATVs, helicopters, and tactical rafts.
Players can sign up and pre-register for Call of Duty: Mobile and find the latest intel at www.callofduty.com/mobile, www.youtube.com/callofdutymobile, as well as follow Call of Duty: Mobile on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.
Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision is a leading global producer and publisher of interactive entertainment. Activation maintains operations throughout the world and is a division of Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI), an S&P 500 company. More information about its products can be found on the company's website, www.activision.com or by following @Activision.
Cautionary Notes Regarding Forward-looking Statements: Information in this press release that involves Activision's expectations, plans, intentions or strategies regarding the future, including statements about expected availability, features, functionality, events and content for Call of Duty: Mobile, are forward-looking statements that are not facts and involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Factors that could cause Activision Publishing's actual future results to differ materially from those expressed in the forward-looking statements set forth in this release include unanticipated product delays and other factors identified in the risk factors sections of Activision Blizzard any subsequent quarterly reports on Form 10-Q. The forward-looking statements are released upon Activation Blizzard, and neither Activision Publishing nor Activision Blizzard assumed any obligation to update any such forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements believed to be true when made may ultimately prove to be incorrect. These statements are subject to risks, uncertainties and other factors, some of which are beyond their control and may cause actual results to differ from current expectations.
ACTIVISION, CALL OF DUTY, CALL OF DUTY BLACK OPS and MODERN WARFARE are trademarks of Activision Publishing, Inc. Other trademarks and trade names are the properties of their respective owners.
For Information, Contact:
Director, Corporate Communications