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Activision confirms that Treyarch will develop 2015's Call of Duty

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We sort of already assumed this given the recent rotation of the franchise (Infinity Ward were responsible for 2013's Ghosts, then new team Sledgehammer took over with Advanced Warfare last year), but Activision has confirmed in its Q4 2014 financial briefing that Treyarch will handle development duties on 2015's Call of Duty.

What exactly they're cooking up, we still don't know. Could a sequel to the studio's first effort, Call of Duty: World at War, be on the way?

Treyarch almost cut World at War's Zombie mode

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Speaking at the DICE Summit earlier this week, Treyarch studio head Mark Lamia had a confession to make; he almost killed off the wildly popular Call of Duty Zombies mode from 2008's World at War.

With the development staff already stressed out from a tough development cycle, Lamia was surprised to discover that a small team had been working on new multiplayer prototypes. At the time, this sounded like a bad idea.

Xbox Live Marketplace content and bargains for the week announced

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Major Nelson has released a list of content for the upcoming week of Xbox Live Arcade, including four Xbox Live Arcade titles, one of which is the long awaited platformer Fez. The major Games on Demand being offered include EA Sports' hot FIFA 12.

The hot deals for the week include SNK's King of Fighters and Metal Slug games, while the following week's discounts focus on Call of Duty: World at War and some Modern Warfare items.

PSN's Spring Fever 2012 features Call of Duty and new PSN titles

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Sony has announced their Spring Fever 2012 PlayStation Network update, which will highlight some new PSN titles, as well as special offers and discouints. PlayStation Network Plus members will get early access on games and up to 75% discounts on selected titles.

Activision: Call of Duty: Black Ops map packs hit 18 million sold

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CEO Eric Hirshberg of Activision Publishing has announced that Treyarch's Call of Duty: Black Ops has amassed a huge 18 million sales for its map pack DLC.

Infinity's Modern Warfare 2 managed 11 million for the same time period. The average user spent $76 on Black Ops, says Activision, up 18% of the game's price.

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