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Game over? Why Call of Duty is dying and Overwatch is thriving

Call of Duty is one of the biggest gaming franchises in the world, but it appears to have suffered a fall from grace. Is the game not as good as it used to be, or have gamers changed while Call of Duty has stalled?
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Blizzard has another first-person title in the works that will use new game engine

Activision Blizzard recently posted two job positions for a lead software engineer: one to develop a new first-person engine and another to create tools for that engine. Unfortunately, there's no sign that Blizzard is aiming at the FPS…
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Microsoft refunds ‘Infinite Warfare’ purchases due to lack of online players

Players are requesting and receiving refunds for 'Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare' purchased through the Windows Store. Many players found the numbers are so low, there is almost no one online to play with.
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‘Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare’ beta is now available to PS4 pre-orders

The beta went live this weekend for the PS4, leaving Xbox One owners waiting for their respective platform launch of the beta next weekend. A PC beta version will not be made available, but the game launches November 4.
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‘Skylanders: Imaginators’ takes “Toys-to-Life” to the next level with 3D Printing

In its sixth iteration, the Skylanders series has new tricks up its sleeve to bring more toys to life.
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Come watch us play ‘Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered’ today on Twitch

Come watch us play some of the campaign from Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered October 4 at 2 p.m. on Twitch. (Or right here!)
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Keep that 'Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare' disc: you need it for 'Modern Warfare Remastered'

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered will not be playable without the Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare disc, Activision states on the game's website. The former game is only available in special editions costing at least $80.
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Ready to answer the ‘Call’? ‘Infinite Warfare’ beta kicks off in a few weeks

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare's multiplayer beta will begin on PlayStation 4 on October 14. The beta will then begin on Xbox One the following weekend, leading up to the game's official launch in November.
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How to get into Archon’s Forge in ‘Destiny: Rise of Iron’ – and five tips for surviving it

Looking to test your mettle in Destiny's newest wave-based challenge, the Archon's Forge? We have some tips that will help you get in and win big.
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How ‘Modern Warfare Remastered’ updated the classic without ruining it

In trying to remake a classic first-person shooter, 'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered' developer Raven Software turned to 'Call of Duty 4' fans to figure out how to freshen up a classic, without losing what made it great.
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Infinite Warfare adds tons of new customization options to the Black Ops 3 core

When Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare hits store shelves on Nov. 4, it’ll take players to space, but its multiplayer will feel grounded with gameplay familiar to anyone whose played the last two games in the series, Call of Duty: Advanced…
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Five things you should know before importing your ‘Destiny’ character to PS4 or Xbox One

As of August 16, 2016, 'Destiny' players on the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 won't have access to any new content, including the upcoming expansion, 'Rise of Iron.' Thankfully, there's an easy way to transfer your character to a PlayStation 4…