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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Review: Modern Again

By Steve Watts, Nov 05, 2014 9:22am PST

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare drops its pretense of modern conflict and jumps into full sci-fi futurism, much to the series' benefit. Our review.


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Jedi Outcast and Jedi Academy source code released in tribute to LucasArts

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 04, 2013 6:45am PDT

While Star Wars games have become increasingly shoddy over the years, they were once consistently pleasing. In memory of the late, great LucasArts, shut down by Disney, Raven has released the source code of two such games from the Jedi Knight series, Jedi Outcast and Jedi Ac...


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Modern Warfare 3 'Content Collection' coming to Xbox 360 on March 20

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 29, 2012 11:00am PST

As promised, the first DLC for Modern Warfare 3 that doesn't require a Call of Duty Elite subscription will be available on Xbox Live on March 20th.


Modern Warfare 3 DLC content release schedule revealed

By Xav de Matos, Jan 10, 2012 10:26am PST

Activision has announced the release schedule for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 for both premium and standard Call of Duty Elite members.


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Modern Warfare 3 update re-balances weapons

By Xav de Matos, Dec 13, 2011 2:00pm PST

Developers Infinity Ward and Sledgehammer Games have pushed a new update to all versions of the best-selling Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.


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Over 1,600 Modern Warfare 3 bans delivered

By Xav de Matos, Nov 18, 2011 6:15pm PST

Over 1,600 players have been banned from Modern Warfare 3 for cheating, glitching, and using hacks, according to Infinity Ward's Robert Bowling.


"any ban for cheating is better than no ban, even if it only makes a few people stop before ..."

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Modern Warfare 3 video review

By Shack Staff, Nov 18, 2011 3:15pm PST

You may have seen our written review of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, but here's our final word on the title in easily consumable video form.


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Modern Warfare 3 hits 5-day record of $775 million

By Steve Watts, Nov 17, 2011 7:00am PST

Activision has unsurprisingly announced big sales for Modern Warfare 3, topping previous series records for sales and concurrent play.


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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 review

By Garnett Lee, Nov 08, 2011 12:01am PST

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 has arrived. With two primary developers at the helm, does the franchise evolve or has the recipe for success been followed for another year? Read the Shacknews review.


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Modern Warfare 3 killstreaks listed

By Steve Watts, Nov 07, 2011 12:30pm PST

How many kills will you need to achieve to activate Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3's "Strike Packages"? The full list of killstreaks, revealed.


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Modern Warfare 3 'Hardened Edition' unboxing

By Shack Staff, Nov 07, 2011 10:30am PST

We take a closer look at the 'Hardened' edition of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and examine whether or not the $99 asking price is worth the price of admission.


"I walked into a Gamestop about three weeks ago and asked about this and they said the Hardened ..."

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Modern Warfare 3 multiplayer has 880 total levels

By Xav de Matos, Nov 02, 2011 8:30pm PDT

Infinity Ward's Robert Bowling has revealed there are ten opportunities to Prestige in Modern Warfare 3 to go along with the multiplayer mode's 80 levels.


"You have to go 80 levels before you can prestige once, then once you prestige the tenth time, ..."

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Modern Warfare 3 trailer details weapon proficiency, leveling

By Xav de Matos, Oct 27, 2011 5:00pm PDT

In a new trailer for Modern Warfare 3, members of the development platoon behind the game detail how the game's new weapon leveling and proficiency systems work.


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Modern Warfare 3 launch trailer dubs it 'most anticipated game in history'

By Xav de Matos, Oct 24, 2011 8:00pm PDT

Activision has released a launch trailer for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, a game the trailer dubs as "the most anticipated game in history."


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Activision: Call of Duty XP was second most viewed Livestream event

By Jeff Mattas, Sep 14, 2011 3:45pm PDT

Activision reports that its recent Call of Duty XP event is now the second most viewed event online.


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