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Some things are just better in Japanese

When I saw the above trailer crop up in my feeds this morning, the title was entirely in Japanese. Since I am barely capable of reading English with proficiency, I just went ahead and clicked anyway. And while I couldn't quite shake the fe...

 
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Pachter: Modern Warfare 3 will double Battlefield 3 sales

Industry analyst Micheal "Drippy Dinkus" Pachter has weighed in on the War of Military Shooters, picking the safer of the two sides and backing Modern Warfare 3. However, it wouldn't be a Pachter prediction without something to set fanboy f...

 
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The Modern Warfare 3 launch trailer is here

Just like with Battlefield 3, the Modern Warfare 3 launch trailer has arrived. While many of you are going to argue over which game is better, I'm just going to sit back and smile. Why? Because I'm going to be playing the hell out of both ...

 
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Modern Warfare 3 dedicated servers unranked only

Infinity Ward won itself some kudos after revealing that dedicated servers would be returning for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 but it seems that the praise may have been pre-emptive. In the name of "control," Infinity Ward is restricting ...

 
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Modern Warfare 3 trailer reveals the 'Strike Package'

A brand new trailer for Modern Warfare 3 has been unleashed, detailing its new "Strike Package" system. This is designed to reward different types of players, meaning you don't have to just get kills anymore to be rewarded for your actions...

 
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Critics of Modern Warfare 3's engine 'have no idea'

There's no denying that, sat next to Battlefield 3, this year's Call of Duty entry looks a little unimpressive. Nevertheless, co-developer Sledgehammer Games has defended the game's aging engine in no uncertain terms. "I've worked on a lot ...

 
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The Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 single-player trailer

Infinity Ward's new single-player trailer for Modern Warfare 3 further pushes the notion that this series is the videogame equivalent of a thrill ride. Still, many of us dig that kind of experience, and the action depicted here looks about...

 
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COD: Modern Warfare 3 is this holiday's most-desired game

No sh*t! Nielsen says that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is this holiday's most-desired game. Telling me that is like telling me that baby corgis eating cabbage is fu*king adorable. I know. You know. We all know this. Nielsen's list of th...

 
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Activision wins rights to modernwarfare3.com... finally

Back in July, the domain Modernwarfare3.com surfaced and, funnily enough, it led users to the Battlefield 3 official site. It was discovered that a fan (not EA) had purchased the domain and thought it funny to bait Call of Duty fa...

 
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Activision: COD Elite promotes friendliness, community

Activision has been bigging up Call of Duty Elite in a new Gamasutra interview, with digital VP Jamie Berger claiming that the service breaks down negative stereotypes surrounding online gamers. The scheme promotes community and friend...

 
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Modern Warfare 3 to feature LAN support

With the PC version of Modern Warfare 2, Infinity Ward earned itself no fans with a number of unpopular moves, most notably the lack of dedicated servers. It seems not even the makers of the most successful shooter in the world can so bulli...

 
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Activision funded sequel to Call of Duty film is now live

Find Makarov was a fan-made film that surfaced earlier in the year and was a re-telling of events that happened in the Modern Warfare universe. Activision came away particularly impressed and decided to contact the creators of the film and...

 
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Modern Warfare 3: Yet another multiplayer trailer

This weekend was huge for Call of Duty. Activision's first ever Call of Duty XP housed a hefty showing of the upcoming shooter's multiplayer as well as singleplayer, the Elite service, original content, and, of course, Kanye West...

 
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The sights and sounds of Call of Duty: XP

The first Call of Duty: XP came to a close the other night and overall I think the event was a good first attempt by Activision. There were definitely some problems, but it was a fun environment despite some hiccups. Nick Chester and I wen...

 
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Modern Warfare 3's Hardened Edition will be $99

A listing for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3's Hardened Edition showed up on GameStop for the respectable price of $99.99. The contents of the package were leaked a few days ago right before the Call of Duty XP event. At said event, it was ...

 
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Recap of Modern Warfare 3 news from Call of Duty XP

After today's overflow of Modern Warfare 3 information, I'm starting to wish I were still into the series' competitive scene. Apologies for dropping so many separate posts on you simultaneously, but that's the wacky world of game blogging f...

 
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Elite brings Facebook, clan support to Modern Warfare 3

Back in May, we got our first look at Call of Duty Elite, a set of tools introduced by Activision to enrich the game experience. Introduced to players was in-depth stat tracking, video sharing, training tools based on your gameplay experien...

 
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New mode and custom game types come to Modern Warfare 3

One of the new reveals at Call of Duty: XP is the new "Kill Confirmed" mode. This game type plays out like a regular team deathmatch except now when a player is killed, they drop dog tags. Players then need to collect the dog tag over a pla...

 
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Modern Warfare 3 introduces a whole new Killstreak system

To be honest, I wasn't expecting much of a change in Modern Warfare 3 from Modern Warfare 2 going into Call of Duty XP. Needless to say, Infinity Ward and Sledgehammer Games blew my mind after all the bombshell changes going into Modern War...

 
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All the weapons, perks and more in Modern Warfare 3

This list for all the weapons and perks in Modern Warfare 3 is comprised of everything I saw last night at Call of Duty XP. There's always the chance that these items can be removed -- or new ones introduced -- before the game launches this...

 
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Quick hands-on with Modern Warfare 3's multiplayer

My hands-on time with Modern Warfare 3's multiplayer was way too short for me to form a deep preview at this time, but I thought you all should know for now that IT'S REALLY FREAKING GOOD. Visually, the graphics are just so sharp, crisp, an...

 
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Limited Edition Modern Warfare 3 Xbox 360 announced

At Call of Duty XP today, Microsoft and Activision announced the Limited Edition Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Xbox 360 bundle.Priced at $399.99, the bundle will ship with a custom "battle worn" Xbox 360 S console, as well as two "battle w...

 
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Watch the debut Modern Warfare 3 multiplayer trailer

With Call of Duty XP going on right now, this is pretty much the ideal time for Infinity Ward to drop its big multiplayer-centric trailer for Modern Warfare 3. Once again, individual loadouts for a few players are shown, which I fully expe...

 
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Sledgehammer's third-person Call of Duty cancelled

Remember the third-person Call of Duty game that Sledgehammer was working on? Yeah, that's not happening anymore. Apparently the prototype was "compelling", but the opportunity to work on Modern Warfare 3 was too tempting, so it was ditched...

 
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Leaked: Modern Warfare 3 Hardened Edition details

Ahead of its unveiling this weekend at the Call of Duty XP event, the Hardened Edition of Modern Warfare 3 has leaked. Wired obtained a photo detailing the contents of this retail package from an anonymous source. Sorry, boys, but there is ...

 
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Good news: Modern Warfare 3 PC will use Steamworks

To the cheers of PC gamers around the world, it's been confirmed today that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 will support Steamworks. You should know what this means by now: auto-updating, achievements, and all of the other good Steamworks go...

 
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Modern Warfare 3 available for pre-purchase on Steam

With all the shenanigans behind Battlefield 3's non-appearance on Steam, it's worth remembering that there is a big-name, modern military shooter available for your enjoyment on Steam later this year. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is avail...

 
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Modern Warfare 3 will support dedicated servers

Modern Warfare 2 gained huge amounts of wrath when it was revealed that Infinity Ward planned to drop dedicated server support. With Modern Warfare 3, the studio is hoping to gain some goodwill with the announcement that dedicated servers a...

 
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Take a look at Modern Warfare 3's Spec Ops mode

Infinity Ward has released a pretty detailed look at what Spec Ops mode is all about in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3. You're basically fighting waves of enemies that get progressively harder the longer you last. So it's like the zombies ...

 
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Thank Christ: Modern Warfare 3 confirmed for DS

After almost a year of panic, fans can finally rest easy with confirmation that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 will be making its way to the Nintendo DS. Hopefully, this means the game will actually sell a few copies.  The DS version w...

 
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Treyarch bringing Modern Warfare 3 to Wii

The buzz surrounding Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is reaching a fevered pitch as we creep towards its holiday release. But most of the talk has been focused on the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC versions of the title. Fans of the series ...

 
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Modern Warfare 3 officially coming to the Wii

During an investor call yesterday, Activision Blizzard added confirmation to recent rumours that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 will be making an appearance on the Wii this fall. This should be a pleasant surprise for the seven people that ...

 
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Call of Duty XP info: Freebies, CoD Elite shows, and more

At this point, Call of Duty XP sounds like something ripped straight out of a dedicated fan's dreams. Activision has divulged more details about the event, with the big one being that all attendees are getting a voucher for the Hardened Edi...

 
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Modern Warfare 3 New York attack 'very different' to 9/11

These days, you can't have anything happen in New York without it being compared to the September 11 attacks, even though it was a decade ago and people really should calm down so as not to justify the very reason why it was done. Modern Wa...

 
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Modern Warfare 3 Hardened Edition spotted

Infinity Ward creative strategist Robert Bowling has teased the Hardened Edition of Modern Warfare 3 via Twitter. More (see: actual) details are apparently coming in September during the Call of Duty XP event. So, what's in the box? This is...

 
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Tickets for Call of Duty XP now on sale

Today was the day tickets for Activision's Call of Duty XP fan event were supposed to go on sale. Yep, they're indeed on sale now for $150 per ticket. Not exactly an impulse decision, but one-hundred percent of these proceeds are going to t...

 
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Modernwarfare3.com redirects to Battlefield 3 site

A cheeky prank has been played on modernwarfare3.com. If you click on the link at the moment, it'll whisk you straight to the official homepage of upcoming rival shooter, Battlefield 3.  Many have assumed that Electronic Arts sanctione...

 
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Modern Warfare 3 has a color-blind mode

As stated in a blog post by Sledgehammer Games VP and COO Michael Condrey, Modern Warfare 3 will offer a Color Blind Assist mode for those impacted by color vision deficiency. For a series played this competitively, you definitely want the ...

 
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Modern Warfare 3 will totally change Killstreaks

The ever contentious subject of Killstreaks in Call of Duty is about to get even more controversial, with Infinity Ward community bod Robert Bowling revealing that Modern Warfare 3 is revamping the entire thing.  "We changed the entire...

 
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Activision announces Call of Duty XP fan event

On September 2nd and 3rd, Activision will be staging an elaborate event for fans of their Call of Duty franchise. In a 12-acre space somewhere in Los Angeles, the specific location still a mystery, attendees will be able to check out t...

 
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The Jimquisition: Accountability

With Call of Duty Elite and EA's Origin service both kickstarting this year, the number of online accounts that the videogame industry expects me to possess is reaching ludicrous levels. This week's Jimquisition is a bit of a vent against ...

 
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Why is Bobby Kotick in Brad Pitt's new movie?

Activision CEO Bobby Kotick is now a movie star, featuring in Brad Pitt's new movie, Moneyball. At least it can be said that he picked a film with a fitting name, since according to the Internet, money and balls are his favorite things.&nb...

 
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E3: Kill dogs strapped with bombs in MW3's Spec Ops mode

Spec Ops Survival is a new wave based co-op experience in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 where you and a buddy will fight wave after wave of of increasingly difficult enemies. Survival can be played on any multiplayer map either by yourse...

 

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