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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 101
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare brings players into the battlegrounds of the future with a high-tech, advanced arsenal and ability set, replete with cutting-edge equipment, technology, perks, and vehicles.

The campaign takes place in the mid 21st century, when terrorists simultaneously attack nuclear reactors in North America, South America, Africa, Europe and Asia, throwing governments across the world into turmoil. As a result, the United States enlists the help of the Atlas Corporation, a private military company led by Jonathan Irons, to fight on their behalf.

On the multiplayer front, expect some overhauls. Players can fully customize their scorestreak rewards and as well as their player characters via Create-An-Operator. There are also new game modes, like Uplink and Exo Survival, as well as returning favorites Hardpoint and Capture The Flag. Exoskeletons, a futuristic strength-enhancing technology, allows players to utilize a wide variety abilities, enabling various unexpected means to achieve strategic superiority on the battlefield.

Wikia and the Call of Duty Wiki have compiled all the information you need to get started on the battlefield: must-see media, essential articles and pages, community input, and more. We’ve got all the intel you need to hit the ground running whenever you choose to enlist in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare.

Instant Expert Videos
Advanced Warfare: Community Q&A
We asked Sledgehammer founders Glen Schofield and Michael Condrey your questions about Advanced Warfare. Check out their answers in this video!

Advanced Warfare: Future Tech
Curious about Advanced Warfare's tech? The degree to which it exists in real life will surprise you. Learn all about 3D printing, combat exoskeletons, and directed energy weapons in this video!

Community Essentials

Call of Duty admin Sactage talks about his first impressions of Advanced Warfare and what players should look forward to once the game is released. We also asked the community a handful of questions via polls. The results can be viewed in graphs below. Be sure to check out the full blog post.

Fan Input, by Sactage

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I’m beyond ecstatic for Advanced Warfare’s release – it’s bringing the Call of Duty series in a new direction, which I can’t wait to explore. Out of all the new features shown so far, I’m most excited for the exoskeletons each soldier is equipped with – I’ll finally be able to showcase my stealth skills by cloaking past enemies and using jump boosts to get to the top of buildings so I can practice sniping. I’m also psyched for the addition of lasers, as nothing beats the feeling of zapping your enemies with an energy beam. Finally, I’m excited for the single player campaign – while many of my friends jump directly into multiplayer on release day, I’m always sure to complete the story mode first. At E3 I was able to see a live demo of one of the missions, Bio Lab, and it absolutely blew me away. Without spoiling too much, I can say that the stealth mechanics worked great and it all ended with quite a bang.

November 3rd can’t come soon enough.

Results as of October 20th, 2014

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Essential Trailers & Videos

Essential Images

  • First released image of the game
  • Gameinformer exclusive screenshot
  • Promotional image
  • Another promotional image
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