Apparently, the game's single-player has been scrapped because the developer, Raven Software, simply doesn't have the time to do it justice before the Black Ops 4 October release. A report from Venture Beat says that DICE is also working on a Battle Royale mode to be included in Battlefield 5.
Call of Duty aficionado Charlie Intel reports that Black Ops 4's focus on multiplayer will join the trend of battle royale gaming. While each of the games contains a dedicated campaign mode, most players skip it entirely and jump straight into multiplayer. While unclear, it sounds like there may have been plans at one point but the team wouldn't have been able to complete it before launching in October and had to scrap what they created.
Mets sending Matt Harvey to the bullpen, Callaway announces
He's also been a somewhat seldom-used piece, though, having started in just 14 of the 100 games he's appeared as a fearless . Lasting just 21 innings total, he now sits at an ERA of 6.00. "I'm a starting pitcher", Harvey said after Thursday's game.
Even without a Battle Royale mode, Call of Duty is still beating Fortnite in terms of digital spending.
This year's Call of Duty title will be developed by Treyarch, one of the three studios that share responsibility for the production of the series. Call of Duty World League players compete for prizes that are worth $4.2 million this season and travel across the globe in stick-to-stick combat.
The CoD franchise distinguished its campaign mode in early games with stunning visualizations, cinematic storylines and unique missions that sent players on excursions of the past, present and future. Numerous job listings on Beenox's site states that the studio is "currently dedicated to the development of the Call of Duty franchise." . This merits Call of Duty above first-person shooters of that generation. Furthermore - let's be honest - most players buy a COD game for the multiplayer modes these days anyway, and it's likely Activision wants to lure players fixated on Battle Royale games back to its property. All will be revealed at a community event on May 17th, we'll be sure to keep you posted on any Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 news in the coming weeks.