Activision has announced Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War and has published his primer teaser
. The new installment of this popular series of first-person shooter games will be officially presented next August 26 and, as its name suggests, it will be related in some way to the historical period of the Cold War.
The Vietnam War, the fight for civil rights in the United States or the Russian military parades are some of the images that can be seen in the haunting promotional video that has accompanied the announcement of this new Call of Duty. The archive images of an interview conducted in the mid-eighties to the journalist and former member of the KGB, Yuri Bezmenov, who outlines a detailed plan by the Soviet Union to finish off the United States.
During the days leading up to the game’s announcement, the North American publisher had been offering clues that some youtubers fans of this title had to decipher. All this mystery ended last night with the publication of this first teaser, which states that the game has been “Inspired by real events”.
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War will be a joint development between two American studios with extensive experience in the franchise. On the one hand, Treyarch, responsible for the successful subseries Black Ops; and on the other, Raven Software, the veteran team that recently handled Call of Duty: Online and the Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare remastering.
It has been a long time since a new installment of this annual franchise His announcement took so long, something that may be related to the difficulties that the coronavirus pandemic has caused video game developers. Although the game does not yet have a release date, it is more than likely that, like the rest of the Call of Duty installments, it will arrive later this year for PC, PlayStation 4 Y Xbox One.
The Call of Duty series is one of the most commercially popular of the last decade. Among all its deliveries, this series of first-person shooter games has sold more than 300 million units all over the world.