This 12 months’s Name of Obligation: Vanguard hasn’t even been launched but, however that hasn’t stopped the rumor mill from going into overdrive over subsequent 12 months’s sport. Famend Call of Duty and Battlefield leaker Tom Henderson has claimed Name of Obligation 2022 will likely be Trendy Warfare 2, following on from 2019’s Trendy Warfare reboot. VGC later added to the rumor, stating the sport will function US forces battling Columbian drug cartels.
The rumor of the sport’s title shouldn’t come as a lot of a shock allowing for the Name of Obligation video games are actually largely following a 3 12 months improvement plan. After Treyarch developed final 12 months’s Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War and Sledgehammer behind this 12 months’s Call of Duty: Vanguard, subsequent 12 months’s sport could be the flip of Infinity Ward, the developer behind the Trendy Warfare franchise. In accordance with Henderson, the sport is presently codenamed Undertaking Cortez, a reputation that first appeared as a part of the huge GeForce Now leak earlier this week.
It seems to be like Name of Obligation: 2022 is codenamed Undertaking Cortez
It’s anticipated to be a sequel to Trendy Warfare 2019.Advertisement
— Tom Henderson (@_Tom_Henderson_) September 13, 2021
VGC went on to corroborate the rumor and added the sport will function a marketing campaign “involving US particular forces combating a covert struggle towards Columbian drug cartels.” It is a comparable plot to the film Clear and Current Hazard the place the CIA is battling a Columbian drug cartel led by Colonel Félix Cortez, more likely to be the inspiration behind the sport’s codename.
It’s going to be fairly some time earlier than we discover out if any of those rumors are true seeing as Activision will likely be concentrating on getting Name of Obligation: Vanguard out of the door, and it’s been revealing new Name of Obligation titles later and later within the 12 months, thanks partially to Warzone and the reside sport seasonal mannequin of the yearly releases. Don’t count on to be taught something formally till round August 2022.
Specializing in this 12 months’s Vanguard launch, gamers have been capable of check out a number of of the multiplayer modes already by the PlayStation-exclusive alpha and beta, the latter of which is able to proceed over the subsequent couple of weekends. Name of Obligation: Warzone gamers will get a Vanguard-themed Pacific map later this 12 months. Vanguard releases on November 5 and the sport is predicted to be the best selling title of 2021, following trade developments during the last decade.