Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

PC, XB360, PS3 / Action / Release: Nov 10, 2009 / ESRB: M

Call of Duty and Guitar Hero servers affected by Hurricane Sandy

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 30, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Activision has announced that online play for select Call of Duty and Guitar Hero titles will be problematic while data centers attempt to restore power post-Hurricane.


Modern Warfare 2 Favela map returns

By Steve Watts, Oct 23, 2012 8:15am PDT

Modern Warfare 2 has reissued its "Favela" map on PlayStation 3, with the offending portions removed.


Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 map 'Favela' pulled following religious complaints

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 08, 2012 6:45am PDT

Activision has temporarily pulled the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 multiplayer level 'Favela' from the map rotation following complaints that a quote attributed to the Muslim Prophet Muhammad was written on a texture used in a bathroom. As you may imagine, some took issue ...


Activision settles Call of Duty suit

By John Keefer, May 31, 2012 2:15pm PDT

A settlement has been reached in the case involving Activision, Infinity Ward co-founders Jason West and Vincent Zampella, and 40 ex-Call of Duty developers from Infinity Ward, ending the two-year-old legal dispute.


Settlement possible in Call of Duty trial

By John Keefer, May 30, 2012 2:45pm PDT

A pre-trial hearing in the Activision-Infinity Ward case has been yet again delayed as the parties huddle privately to secure a possible settlement.


Former Modern Warfare devs wanted to give Call of Duty series a 'rest'

By Andrew Yoon, May 24, 2012 5:15pm PDT

Ultimately, what caused the huge rift between Infinity Ward execs Jason West and Vince Zampella and Activision? The two say that the team's desire to work on a game other than Modern Warfare 3 made an already tense relationship even worse.


Released e-mails show Activision preparing for Infinity Ward fallout

By Steve Watts, May 22, 2012 8:30am PDT

Newly released e-mail exchanges among Activision executives show the tensions in the days and weeks leading to the company's firing of Jason West and Vince Zampella.


Activision, EA settle Infinity Ward dispute

By Steve Watts, May 17, 2012 10:30am PDT

Activision Blizzard and Electronic Arts have reached a settlement in a lawsuit surrounding the firing of Infinity Ward heads Jason West and Vince...


GameFly offering big discounts this weekend

By John Keefer, Apr 06, 2012 8:00am PDT

Did you miss the originals of some of the most popular franchises? GameFly is running a huge digital sale this weekend, with as much as 70 percent off.


Call of Duty creative strategist leaves Activision

By John Keefer, Mar 26, 2012 2:45pm PDT

Infinity Ward exec and Modern Warfare strategist resigns.


Judge dismisses one fraud claim in West and Zampella suit

By Steve Watts, Mar 09, 2012 1:30pm PST

One of the two fraud claims raised against Activision by West and Zampella has been dismissed, as the two prepare for their May 7 court date.


Infinity Ward lawsuit going to trial with EA, Activision, West & Zampella

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 23, 2011 7:00am PST

Jason West, Vince Zampella, Activision and Electronics Arts will indeed be duking it out in court next year to settle the big video games "he said, the monolithic corporation said" kerfuffle of 2010, after a judge denied motions for summary judgement.


Battlefield 3 climbs as Black Ops maintains top spot on Xbox Live

By Xav de Matos, Nov 09, 2011 5:30pm PST

After a full week of tracking the top Xbox Live activity, EA's Battlefield 3 has climbed to second place, snuggled between two titles in the Call of Duty franchise for the week of October 31.


Call of Duty double XP weekend for Black Ops and Modern Warfare 2

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 25, 2011 11:45am PDT

Both Call of Duty: Black Ops and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 gear up for a Double XP weekend.


West and Zampella vs. Activision court date scheduled

By Jeff Mattas, Sep 13, 2011 4:00pm PDT

The case of West/Zampella vs. Activision finally has its day in court scheduled.