Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is the fourth game in the series of Call of Duty. This game was developed by Infinity Ward and published by Activision. It was released on November 6, 2007 in North America and later on it was released in Australia and Europe on November 7, 2007 and November 9, 2007 respectively. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare received great reception by game critics and game lovers and become one of the biggest hits in the field of video games and it is fully different from Call of Duty-1.
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare was developed by Infinity Ward the developer of first part of this series and published by Activision for Mac OS X, Playstation 3, Windows and XBox 360. A team of about 100 developers developed this game and it took about 2 years to complete the project. Developers of game were so committed to provide the realistic feel in the game, that they took a live-fire demonstration at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, which is an army training facility in California deserts. Developers also gathered the experiences of US Marines to know about background and emotions in combat.
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is set in modern time unlike of World War – II settings of the previous three parts. Players take the role of different characters during different campaigns like to those in the previous parts. Each mission in the game has several objectives that has to completed to accomplish t he mission. Story of game takes place in various locations such as Azerbaijan, Russia and Prypiat, Ukraine. There are many non-playable characters in the game, which have been featured significantly in the game and it is different from GTA: San Andreas game also.
There is so much to write about the positive features of Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare. It uses the game engine, which features certain special effects such as true world-dynamic lighting, dynamic shadows, depth of field, and HDR lighting effects. Advanced graphical effects and artificial intelligence in the game makes the gameplay more realistic. As the game is set up in the modern times, there are many advanced weapons in the game such as M4A1 carbine, AN/PEQ-2 target pointer, M203 grenade launcher, MP5Sdsubmachine gun, FGM-148 Javelin anti-tank guided missiles and many more. There are many abilities of the players such as ability to call airstrikes, night vision goggles etc. Soundtrack of the game is awesome. Multiplayer game has a level system in which players has an opportunity to unlock additional weapons, attachments etc.
In Call of Duty 4 campaign mode is shorter which a negative point of the game is. Else than this the whole game is great with no pitfalls.
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare received huge praise and got many awards such as best game of the year, best XBox 360 game of the year, best graphics awards and many more from premier gaming websites. It was the top selling game of year 2007 with more than 7 million copies sold till January 2008. Game critics and game lovers praised the story also. Over 10 million units of the game have been reported to be sold till June 3, 2008."
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