Name of Responsibility’s subsequent entry, rumoured to convey the collection again to World Struggle 2 underneath the assumed title “Vanguard”, will not be making an look at this yr’s E3 in keeping with VGC.
This yr’s Name of Responsibility entry has been confirmed to be developed by Sledgehammer Video games, the studio behind Name of Responsibility: World Struggle 2. However in keeping with VGC, the sport will not be confirmed within the subsequent week. Fairly, like Black Ops—Chilly Struggle, it is suspected Vanguard will likely be introduced through an in-game Warzone occasion later this yr.
Vanguard’s assumed setting poses plenty of questions for Warzone, which has been confirmed as a key a part of this yr’s entry. In spite of everything, the battle royale already struggled to regulate to the Eighties—how would it not fare with a much bigger soar again to the ’40s?
However sources advised VGC that, in actuality, there could also be a far smoother transition this time round.
“For 2021’s sport, Sledgehammer has had much more time to organize for Vanguard’s Warzone tie-ins and we perceive it has a big quantity of content material deliberate for the battle royale sport, which can formally transition to a World Struggle II setting, simply months after shifting to the Eighties.”
That transition is supposedly set to incorporate a model new map. Greater than a time-shifted Verdansk, Vanguard could arrive with a large Pacific map, one “considerably bigger” than the present Warzone map.
That stated, Activision has nonetheless but to formally announce this yr’s Name of Responsibility. However Morgan nonetheless reckons we’re not getting the appropriate sequel this yr, longing as a substitute for the double-jumping future capturing of Name of Responsibility: Superior Warfare.