Sup guys, Damac1214 here with this weeks News Round-Up. We're covering a ton of Call of Duty, Community, and Random news this week so get ready, this blogs gonna be a long one.
Call of Duty News
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
- Call of Duty 2014 was thought to be leaked, and called Patriots, but it was later confirmed to be entirely fake.
- Activision started the Call of Duty hype train. They announced several small details throughout the day, and then said that Call of Duty 2014 would get revealed on Sunday, May 4th.
- But then Destructoid leaked the reveal trailer so Activision decided to formally announce Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare complete with the reveal trailer coming out early.
- Gamestop started listing exclusive Pre-Order bonuses for Advanced Warfare but they were strangely only listed for the Next-Gen versions of the game.
- Amazon listed some of the first details about the game.
- It was then revealed that pre-ordering the game would get you exclusive Personalization Packs in Call of Duty: Ghosts and Call of Duty: Black Ops II.
- Microsoft revealed that all Advanced Warfare DLC would be coming to Xbox Live first. This didn't really come as a shocker to anyone.
- Advanced Warfare was confirmed to take place in the year 2054, the farthest a Call of Duty game has gone into the future.
- Activision then issued a Press Release on the game, revealing even more details about it.
- Eurogamer than claimed that the Advanced Warfare trailer was running at 900p. Some people may see this as a big deal, because the trailer was captured on Xbox One. Most probably don't, because they wouldn't have had any idea otherwise unless someone told them.
- Advanced Warfare might be heading to Wii U based on some coding found within it's website.
- Gaminformer revealed their Advanced Warfare Magazine Cover
- Sledgehammer claimed Advanced Warfare is built on a new engine. Although it's likely not entirely new, like most people want to believe.
- 15 Screenshots from Advanced Warfare were released.
- The Gameinformer article leaked, and a user on Neogaf ended up putting some of the more important info on the net.
Call of Duty: Ghosts
- This weekend is a Free Weekend for Call of Duty: Ghosts on Steam.
- A Multiplayer Demo, which includes Extinction, was also released on Playstation Network.
- A New Game Mode for Ghosts was found in the Games files.
Call of Duty: Black Ops II
- New Personalization Pack Were Released for Black Ops II on Xbox 360. Paladin Camouflage, Comics Camouflage, Afterlife Camouflage, and UK Punk Camouflage.
Call of Duty: eSports News
Entirely Made Up News
- Try to be surprised, but the War Room is still just as active as usual:
- A discussion about changing the Wiki's Skin. This means changing the appearance of the Wiki, such as it's primary colors and background. All users are encouraged to participate in the discussion and make suggestions.
- A Forum about encouraging users to get more Weapon Images from Ghosts. This is actually a crucial forum. No seriously.
- A forum about the content of trivia sections on articles.
- A forum about the new Must Watch Video Wikia feature. I honestly haven't even seen the feature since this forum was created so I don't know why it's still open.
- Forum about how to use Galleries and Images.
- Magma-Man want's to pot a story he wrote in the Wiki's Blogspace
- Discussion about the Wiki and eSports
- forum discussing enabling a feature known as Top 10 Lists
- A discussion about the Names of the Black Ops 2 Zombie maps. Cause someone has to bring this up every couple of months.
- A forum trying to organize a Black Ops II Community Event.
- A forum about Ghosts Personalization articles
- A forum about changing the wiki's policy on blocking in accordance to Image Policies.
- Articles for Deletion:
- Improvement Drive Articles
- Mario Kart 8 Comes out Next Week!
- The Amazing Spider-Man 2 has been released in Theaters Worldwide!
- There are only two more episodes this season of Agents of Shield!
- Josh Olin, former community manager of Treyarch, was fired from Turtle Rock studios after tweeting his opinion on the Donald Sterling case.
- The handle of Svedka that has been sitting on my desk for three months is finally gone since last night.
- Less than a year til The Avengers: Age of Ultron!
- E3 is only a month away!
- There's a new episode of Game of Thrones this Sunday!
I need to up the ante from my last blog, so there are going to be 5 polls this time.
Hey I made a remix trailer for the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare reveal trailer.
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It's been a big and great week! Hope everyone has another!