The live-action trailer for Call of Duty®: WW II has arrived. Activision is delivering to fans an action-packed global experience for the title, which topped the Nielsen Game Rank™ list as the most anticipated multi-platform game this holiday, with the launch of not one, but three trailer versions of its iconic blockbuster, which follows three different squads of friends reassembling to play Call of Duty®.
Helmed by director Simon McQuoid in his first collaboration with Activision, the thrilling :90 piece celebrates friendship and the enthusiasm shared by friends as only Call of Dutycan deliver. Unique French and UK versions along with a Global trailer, which debuted yesterday in the U.S., lets the world know that it’s time to get the group back together forCall of Duty: WWII, which launches worldwide November 3.
“Call of Duty: WWII is a return to the boots on the ground gameplay and camaraderie of playing Call of Duty together with your friends. The enthusiasm and anticipation for this year’s game is incredible and speaks to the passion of our fans around the world,” said Tim Ellis, CMO, Activision. “‘Reassemble!’ spans the globe in a series of films about gamers, across all walks of life, getting their squads together with one mission – to playCall of Duty.”
Call of Duty: WWII marks a dramatic return to the franchise’s roots in an experience that redefines World War II for a new gaming generation. Players will be immersed in combat across three robust game modes; Campaign, Multiplayer and Nazi Zombies.
Call Of Duty: WWII synopsis:
“Over two years in the making, Sledgehammer Games delivers a gritty, personal experience in the setting of the largest worldwide conflict in history to a new gaming generation in Call of Duty®: WWII. Play through the story of ordinary men turned soldiers in the 1st Infantry Division as they fight to preserve freedom in the face of tyranny. Call of Duty: WWII delivers fast-paced, boots-on-ground combat through iconic locations in the European Theater.”
Actors featured in this iteration: Josh Duhamel, Jonathan Tucker and Jeffery Pierce.
Two missions featured in the campaign:
Hürtgen Forest: An old-growth forest on the German border where Allied forces engage in devastating encounters. In the heat of battle, the German Army uses tree burst bombs that detonate at treetop level, showering soldiers with wooden shrapnel. When your unit is zeroed-in-on by hostile artillery, the forest explodes around you as debris rains down.
Normandy: From inside a Higgins landing boat, your squad will storm Omaha Beach in a visceral audiovisual experience unlike any D-Day landing experienced in a game to date. You and your fellow soldiers must overcome the enemy defenses to serve as the tip of the spear for the Allied invasion.
Multiplayer functions include:
War: This narrative-driven mode brings a gripping new layer of excitement to Axis vs. Allies team play.
Divisions: A new approach to Create-a-Class and character customization as you enlist in a division and progress through the ranks.
Headquarters: A brand-new, social feature for Call of Duty, where you rally and interact with your fellow soldiers.