Aug 29, 2016

SHG @ CODXP 2016

Call of Duty XP is back from September 2-4 at the Forum in LA!

Sep 22, 2015

COMING SOON TO CALL OF DUTY: ADVANCED WARFARE – 1911 & MP40

We’ve brought a number of new weapons to Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare in the last few months. From the M1 Irons, to the futuristic CEL-3 shotgun, to classics like the AK47 and M16. This time, we decided to go back to our Call of Duty roots and introduce a new secondary pistol as well as a returning and fan-favorite SMG. The 1911 and the MP40 make a triumphant return to the Call of Duty series on Xbox One on September 29th – coming soon to PS4 and PC. 1911 Video URL The classic 1911 pistol retu...

Aug 18, 2015

NEW WEAPONS INCOMING - AK47, M16, CEL-3 CAUTERIZER AND ROYALTY VARIANTS V3 COMING TO CALL OF DUTY: ADVANCED WARFARE

Hot off the heels of our DLC4 Reckoning release earlier this month, we’re incredibly excited to be releasing a new set of weapons for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare next week. On August 25th, we’ll be releasing the final set of Royalty Variants, including the MP11, SN6, AE4, and others. This date also marks the return of two fan-favorite weapons, the AK47 and the M16 Assault Rifles. We’re also bringing over the CEL-3 shotgun from Exo-Zombies over to multiplayer. These weapons will be available f...

Jul 14, 2015

THREE NEW WEAPONS COMING TO CALL OF DUTY: ADVANCED WARFARE ON 7/21!

Video URL Starting next week on Tuesday, July 21st, we're excited to be introducing three new weapons and their unique variants for players to enjoy in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's multiplayer. These weapons will be available for all players on Xbox One first, coming soon to PlayStation 4 and PC. Blunderbuss The Blunderbuss is a short range shotgun that packs a punch. Delivering a great amount of damage up close in a wide spread, it has the drawback of a slow reload speed between the single ...

Jun 22, 2015

A Fireside Chat with Michael Condrey – Advanced Warfare's New Weapons, XP Bonus for Gear Sets, The Console Transition, and You

It’s hard to believe that over 7 months have passed since the release of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. A lot of exciting things have been happening, and our fireside chats are great opportunities to connect with fans. We have a lot more in store for you in the coming weeks and months ahead, and I’d like to take today to discuss some of the newest additions to our game, including XP Bonus for Gear Sets and Royalty Weapon Variants. Beginning June 23rd, players with complete matching gear sets wi...

Jun 12, 2015

XP BONUS GEAR SETS AND ROYALTY WEAPON VARIANTS V2 COMING TO CALL OF DUTY: ADVANCED WARFARE

Video URL What’s up, AW Community! As you know, we’re continuing to bring new features and content to Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, and starting on June 23rd, players on all platforms will be able to earn an #XPBonus when wearing full Character Gear Sets in every match they play. We’re also releasing the second set of #AWRoyalty Weapon Variants on Xbox One first, adding to the more than 350+ weapons that are available in Supply Drops! XP Bonus For Gear Sets Seeing players display their creativ...

May 28, 2015

COMING SOON TO CALL OF DUTY: ADVANCED WARFARE – LEGENDARY AND RETIRED GEAR

The team is busy working on thrilling new features for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare and on June 9th, shortly after the release of our third DLC pack Supremacy, we’re bringing the next update to our Supply Drop system. Introducing two brand new loot rarities – Legendary and Retired! Legendary Supply Drop Loot What’s more elite than elite? LEGENDARY! We’re extremely excited to announce that the new Legendary rarity class is coming to Xbox on June 9th (coming soon thereafter to PlayStation and PC...

May 14, 2015

NEW SAC3 VARIANTS AND ROYALTY WEAPON VARIANTS COMING TO CALL OF DUTY: ADVANCED WARFARE

Click to expand. The community buzz from the release of the #M1IRONS last week has been incredible. It’s a super fun new primary that is proving to be a very competitive option for players. We've been in active exploration into bringing exciting new weapon options to Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare and we have a lot more to come ahead. First up, we’re excited to bring new variants of the SAC3, an akimbo SMG that has been available to all players in Multiplayer since launch. The SAC3’s signature d...

May 04, 2015

INTRODUCING THE M1 IRONS, AN ALL-NEW REVOLVER COMING TO CALL OF DUTY: ADVANCED WARFARE

The M1 Irons is now available for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare on all platforms. This new pistol is our gift as a thank you for the continued support of Advanced Warfare throughout this year’s season of content. It will be available in your create-a-class and ready to hit the firing range starting immediately. The M1 Irons revolver not only packs a punch, but has excellent mobility and range. As with all weapons in Advanced Warfare, the M1 Irons has a full suite of loot variants available thro...

Mar 01, 2015

INTRODUCING GRAND MASTER PRESTIGE TO CALL OF DUTY: ADVANCED WARFARE

With the all-new Master Prestige ranks, inventive ways to earn 15 Elite Loot Weapons, and a brand new Grand Master Prestige Gear Set, we’re adding new ways to level up and earn rewards in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. The all-new Master Prestige ranks and Grand Master Prestige character gear set give Max Prestige players the chance to continue to rank up and earn XP. When you enter Master Prestige your player XP is reset, challenge status remains the same, and challenges are not reset. Each ne...

Feb 13, 2015

ADVANCED WARFARE SUPPLY DROP - MARINE GRENADIER, GUN GAME & A NEW PLAYLIST

Hey Hammer Fans, we’re another month into 2015 and we’re continuing to roll out new features for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare like this month’s surprise gear drop — the Marine Grenadier. As with previous gear drops (like the KVA Paramilitary set), we’re giving everyone who plays an online multiplayer match of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare this weekend (between Friday, 2/13 at 9AM PST to Monday 2/16 at 9AM PST) the Marine Grenadier Exo as an exclusive reward. Don’t miss out on playing this wee...

Dec 26, 2014

ONE SHOT – A BRAND NEW GAME MODE FEATURING THE MORS RAILGUN SNIPER

Sledgehammer Games has always had a singular goal: Achieve Excellence. Since launch, our team has been experimenting with fun new ways to play Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, and we’re proud to announce our new team based game mode called “One Shot” – available right now. We’re also turning on Double XP this weekend (Friday, 12/26 9AM PST through Monday, 12/29 9AM PST) while playing in this new game mode. One Shot is a brand new snipers-only game mode with decreased health and highly specific cl...

Dec 18, 2014

CALL OF DUTY: ADVANCED WARFARE GAME UPDATE – INTRODUCING SUPPLY DROP DAILY CHALLENGES

In Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Supply Drops come packed with hundreds of weapon variants and unique character gear – allowing for Helmets and Armor, to Loadouts and Exoskeletons. In today’s Game Update for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC, we’re introducing an all-new way for players to earn extra XP and Supply Drops, or exclusive pieces of loot. Get ready for our new Supply Drop Daily Challenges! Each day, you’ll receive a randomized message containing a challenge that, when completed, will ...

Sep 03, 2014

DEVELOPING THE FUTURE WEAPONS FOR CALL OF DUTY: ADVANCED WARFARE [PART 2]

Three years ago, we began the process of developing Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare by researching the various types of technologies one may find in the year 2054. The rules were simple: Anything that went into the game had to be plausible and based on science, not science fiction. We designed the EPM3 to align with those basic principles, and this particular weapon and weapons like it gave birth to an all-new category of arms in Advanced Warfare – the Directed Energy Weapons (or DEWs for short)....