Name of Responsibility developer Infinity Ward has now confirmed what was extensively anticipated: its new entry in Activision’s long-running shooter collection might be titled Name of Responsibility: Fashionable Warfare 2.
Sure, that is precisely the identical title as the identical studio’s 2009 traditional – which, with apologies, is now 13 years outdated.
Infinfity Ward revealed the title final evening by way of Twitter, alongside the sport’s emblem. To me it appears to be like extra like MIIW slightly than MWII. Others, in the meantime, have stated it reminds them of 9 Inch Nails.
This new Fashionable Warfare 2 is the fifth main recreation in COD’s Fashionable Warfare subseries. It is also a sequel to 2019’s Fashionable Warfare reboot – which a minimum of had the decency to have a barely totally different title to the 2007 Name of Responsibility 4: Fashionable Warfare authentic.
Trying forward, Activision has additionally introduced a brand new free-to-play Name of Responsibility Warzone “expertise” which might be revealed later this yr – though to what extent will probably be a sequel or revamp of the present Warzone is unclear.
Following that, the franchise is anticipated to take an unprecedented break in 2023, with no new massive funds boxed launch that autumn.
Earlier this week, Activision revealed new participant numbers which confirmed curiosity in Name of Responsibility had dipped significantly over the previous 12 months, whereas the writer has individually been rocked by allegations surrounding its working practices. In the meantime, employees at Name of Responsibility studio Raven Software program are persevering with their bid to unionise.