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One of the most anticipated games of 2009 is Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. It is expected to be one of the best PC games of 2009, possibly the best. Modern Warfare 2 is the next first-person shooter in the hit Call of Duty series. The game is being developed by Infinity 안전놀이터 Ward and published by Activision. It will be released on November 10, 2009 and will be available for PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. A similar version will be released for Nintendo DS called Call of Duty: Modern Warfare: Mobilized.

 

CoD: MW2 takes place several years after the conclusion of Call of Duty 4. Sergeant Gary “Roach” Sanderson is the character the player will take control of during the single-player campaign mode. Sergeant John “Soap” MacTavish returns as a familiar non-player character in the game. An early mission called “Cliffhanger” was shown this year during E3 2009. It followed Sergeant Sanderson as he and Captain MacTavish infiltrated a Russian base.

 

The game will feature a single player mode, a cooperative mode (up to two players) titled Special Ops, and a multiplayer mode. It will be available for multiplayer on local area networks, online, via PlayStation Network and Xbox Live. The online player mode is rumored to retain the same experience points and unlockable reward system as Call of Duty 4, but introduce several other new features. Activision has also announced that there will be downloadable map packs for Modern Warfare 2 via Xbox Live and possibly other platforms as well.

 

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is rumored to launch with two limited editions, one called the Hardened Edition and the other called the Prestige Edition. The Hardened Edition will contain the game, the manual packaged in a steel case, an art book, and a card to download the original Call of Duty. The Prestige Edition contains everything that the Hardened Edition contains, as well as a pair of Modern Warfare 2 logo night vision goggles. This makes the Prestige Edition a true collector’s item, but has also shot up the cost of the edition. to make it one of the most expensive special edition games ever.

 

Time will tell whether or not the game will be one of the best PC games of all time. It certainly highlights that this year is one of the most anticipated PC games in history. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 will be released worldwide on November 10, 2009 and is currently available for pre-order.