Kent Sheely is playing through the original Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, only he’s doing it with one very strict rule: no killing. Read more...
We see it every day – video of a “precision” aerial attack on some terror or insurgent group. The ability to put a cross hair on a target and make it disappear has become synonymous with modern warfare. But this technology is not new. The laser-guided bomb — the grandfather...
The Defense Department continues to struggle with adapting to the changing realities of modern warfare, where personnel can effect the outcome of combat operations dramatically without ever really being where that war is taking place. Show More Summary
The "Six-Word War" project is the first crowdsourced war memoir collecting experiences from veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. In 6-word poems, veterans describe the complexities of modern warfare in their own words. The results...Show More Summary
Secretary of Defense Ash Carter ushered in a new era in the U.S. military on Thursday when he announced that all combat roles will be opened to women. The dirty little secret of modern warfare is that women have been serving in combat roles in our armed forces since the beginning of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, and even before. Show More Summary
We've all been waiting for this moment, and it has finally arrived: Helen Mirren and Aaron Paul spying on terrorists! The duo stars in Eye in the Sky, a political thriller about the moral quandaries of modern warfare, opening March 11. Mirren and Paul play military intelligence officers meant to... More »
As Bethesda and Ubisoft both blacklist Kotaku over leaks, we can learn a lot from how Activision handled a similar situation in 2011.
Russia's counterterrorism campaign in Syria is not over yet but it has already shown that Moscow has all it takes to conduct modern warfare, New York-based political analyst Nikolay Pakhomov wrote for the National Interest.
EXCLUSIVE: Machine Zone has been singularly successful with its Game of War: Fire Age, the epic fantasy-strategy game for mobile that has been the world’s top-grossing title in the $30 billion mobile gaming market since the summer. But now a mysterious new game, Mobile Strike, has gone live and is being advertised by a company dubbed […]
I think in this day and age where Call of Duty has moved from being one thing to multiple things (Modern Warfare, Advanced Warfare, Black Ops) it’s generally been accepted that Black Ops is probably the most interesting one, despite the fact Advanced Warfare has been pretty good. So how are we all finding Black Ops III so far? More »
A pivotal operation in the lead up to D-Day during World War II was a deception plan using dummy airfields and landing craft to mask the actual Allied landing sites. While the tools of modern warfare may have rendered such a ploy seemingly...Show More Summary
These Nazi war machines directly influenced modern warfare as we know it.
With Black Ops III only a week out, we got to thinking about the series at large. The first installment I played was Call of Duty 2, but the first one I loved was Modern Warfare. I'm hardly alone. Over the past decade, much has changed for the franchise. Show More Summary
Few games give you the option to skip over a mission before you play it, but Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2’s controversial “No Russian” mission is one of them. Even today, the stage that made players a terrorist remains remains shocking. Read more...
REVIEW: The original Gears of War might be the most influential game of the last generation of consoles, second only perhaps to Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare. Its behind-the-back perspective and cover-based combat have inspired countless knockoffs and inspired new directions for several other series. But the degree to which Gears has acted as a […]
I used to be really good at Call of Duty. I was ace at Call of Duty 2, no one could beat me on Carentan. In Call of Duty 3 if I got into a tank there was no getting me out again, and Modern Warfare... well Modern Warfare was just amazing. Show More Summary
With the introduction of Russia’s new Armata main battle tank, modern warfare tactics will change forever, as everyone will have to adjust to the Russian armored monster on the battlefield, military expert Vladimir Evseev said.
Heroes of the Storm players could soon be fighting as a Guardian from Destiny, Ghost from Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, or Tony Hawk himself as lead game producer Kaeo Milker has said his team is open to the idea to adding characters...Show More Summary
Nukes of hazard. Modern warfare forever changed after the United States dropped nuclear bombs over Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945. The world's superpowers have subsequently engaged in arms races to see who has the most firepower and particularly disheartening byproduct means seeing how the weapons work. Show More Summary
While Call of Duty has lost a lot of its steam from the Modern Warfare 2 glory days, Activision is still pushing ahead with the DLC schedule for the series. Now that Black Ops 3 is on the horizon, it’s time for Sledgehammer to standShow More Summary