Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered Announced [UPDATE]

By: Ryan Cox | September 2nd, 2016

[UPDATE 12/8] Raven Software just announced that the remaining maps for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare will be released on December 13th for FREE. If that wasn’t enough, it will include Hardpoint and Gun Game.


[UPDATE 9/3] Today the embargo lifted for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered multiplayer gameplay, check out the new various videos below!


[UPDATE 9/2] At Call of Duty XP 2016, Activision shocked their live audience as well as fans watching on the internet by announcing that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered will now include all 16 Modern Warfare multiplayer maps.

Originally, the remaster would only include 10 multiplayer maps, but by December 2016, all 16 maps will be remastered and playable in the new title for FREE.


[ORIGINAL] Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare was not only a staple installment in the Call of Duty franchise, but also a pivotal release for the gaming industry as a whole. Ever since the release of the newest console generation, what became one of the most frequent fan requests is a remastering of the classic Modern Warfare series.

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Today, Activision and Infinity Ward officially blew the lid off of their newest installment – Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare. Alongside the announcement was the confirmation that a remastering of Modern Warfare was on the way.


Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered is a major piece of fan service for those who love the classic installments of the Call of Duty franchise; the game is being co-developed by Raven Software and Infinity Ward. Modern Warfare released nearly nine years ago in November of 2007, so fans are expecting a lot with the new development technology that is available in 2016.

The remastering of Modern Warfare includes a fully reworked campaign, including fan favorite missions such as All Ghillied Up and One Shot, One Kill, alongside new lighting, physics, and audio improvements.

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Alongside the remastered campaign is the reworked Modern Warfare Multiplayer, which includes 10 remastered, fan-favorite multiplayer maps, as well as the game’s original sandbox, customization, gameplay, and progression systems. The maps include Crash, Backlot, Crossfire, Bog and Overgrown so far.

And finally, what came as a shock to many fans – Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered will feature dedicated servers for multiplayer!

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered is bundled exclusively with Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare in the Legacy ($79.99), Legacy Pro, and Digital Deluxe editions of the game. There will be no disc or standalone variant available for Modern Warfare Remastered.


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