Activision has seen large success with Name of Obligation on cell, and it has seen large success with Name of Obligation within the battle royale house, so it at all times made sense that the corporate would ultimately try to mix the 2. Final yr, it formally unveiled Name of Obligation: Warzone Cell, and it’s been beforehand confirmed that it’s set to launch in full someday in 2023. And whereas it’s nonetheless anticipated to hit this yr, it looks as if it’ll be arriving a little bit later than anticipated.
As noticed by CharlieINTEL on Twitter, Name of Obligation: Warzone Cell’s web page on the App Retailer was lately up to date, with the discharge date being moved from Might 15 to November 1.
In an announcement to GameSpot, Activision has recommended that the brand new launch date talked about on the web page is a placeholder, however the firm didn’t verify a launch date or window for the battle royale shooter, mentioning solely that it’s going to launch someday later this yr.
“Till confirmed, most on-line shops merely checklist placeholder or estimated launch dates,” an Activision consultant mentioned. “We couldn’t be extra enthusiastic about bringing Name of Obligation: Warzone Cell to avid gamers all over the world and whereas we’re nonetheless in our Restricted Launch section, growth is on monitor and we anticipate to launch globally later this yr.”
Earlier this yr, Microsoft – which is at present working to have its proposed acquisition of Activision Blizzard authorized by regulatory authorities all over the world – mentioned that Name of Obligation Cell was anticipated to be phased out and ultimately changed by Warzone Cell. Nevertheless, Activision mentioned in a follow-up assertion not lengthy afterward that it supposed to help Name of Obligation Cell “for the lengthy haul.”
In the meantime, the place console experiences are involved, it’s been claimed that this yr’s Name of Obligation instalment – which is reportedly set to be a Trendy Warfare 2 follow-up developed by Sledgehammer Video games – will likely be revealed in August.
Warzone Cell’s launch date on the App Retailer has modified from Anticipated Might 15, 2023 to now Anticipated Nov 1, 2023.
Activision nonetheless hasn’t introduced a worldwide launch date. pic.twitter.com/g2qNs9IFPh
— CharlieIntel (@charlieINTEL) May 9, 2023