Call of duty Modern Warfare 3 is the 8th installment within the Call of Duty series. This highly acclaimed first person shooter released on November 8th, 2011 and is available for the PC, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Wii.
Everything in this game has been advanced, upgraded, and renewed in a way to create the best COD game play possible, and has been a great success.
Within 24 hours of launch MW3 sold over 6 million copies in the US and UK alone and grossed 40 million in sales – which made it the largest launch at the time.
Supporting a large variety of play styles, the multiplayer mode is bigger and better than ever!
Modern Warfare 3 includes a new two player co-op option, upgradable weapons, new gameplay modes and an engrossing storyline for the single player campaign that follows where Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 left off.
MWF3 is an example of an improved, yet unique game. The series is recognized, sure, but here familiarity doesn’t express the words for this, just respect and congratulations to those who have dedicated their time into the series. For the new gamers, it’s the beginning to a perfect starting experience.
With Modern Warfare 3, Infinity Ward and Sledgehammer have made a game that not only meets up to the series expectations, but is more than that. This is a game where the expectations for it go beyond to make the game better than ever.
Modern Warfare 3
In the main storyline players once again confront Vladimir Makarov, the Russian Ultranationalist and the forces of the Russian Federation as they attempt to invade United States and Europe players will engage with foes in Berlin New York and other locations around the world.
‘’Acts’’ is a feature where the gamer plays the job of different characters in the single player mode, changing views throughout the continuance of the story, which is separated into four sets of missions like its predecessors. Each mission in an act contains a variety of tasks that are showed on the heads up display which sets the direction and distance between the tasks and player. Shields are added to assist with regeneration of a player’s health. Mission tasks vary in their requirements, from having the gamer appear at a certain checkpoint, to terminating enemies in a particular location, to standing their ground against opposite opponents squadrons, controlling robot mechanoids and other weapons, and finally also planting explosive charges on an enemy installation. Some of these objectives may or may not interfere with progression of the story and can be unsuccessful. The player is also assisted by other soldiers who cannot be issued orders.
MWF3 displays great multiplayer support, including two-player Co-op Survival mode. All-new Kill Streak categories and customizable strike packages that the gamer creates, displays more availability for gamer combat strategies is also what this game offers.
Some notable changes in modern warfare three include the renaming of kill streaks to point streaks – in the new point streaks system players are rewarded when completing objectives in game and was successful kills. Point streaks have been divided into three different strike packages.
The attack helicopter and predator missile have returned in the assault package and upon the players death any streaks get reset. The support package allows the player to assist the team with reconnaissance perks and are carried over even after the players death. To use the specialists package players must perform well in game and perks only last until death.
To create your very own weapon has gained some attention, too. You are allowed to unlock new attachments, camo, and more to make your weapon the best it can be by continually using them to level them up.
The new feature added the ability for weapons to rank up in these new weapon proficiencies allow the player to enhance and customize their weapons either aesthetically or for better performance.
Prestige now has 80 levels and each time a player enters prestige mode they can choose one of the following rewards:
Extra custom class
Double Weapon Experience
Reset Player Stats
A wide range of maps is clearly balanced to meet up to both large-scale competitive play and the smaller scale private matches. The sixteen maps are designed up to your satisfaction to having things like winding corridors that open up into spread out combat zones to tense treks through busy marketplaces. Each has high and low passageways, multiple entry marks, and places to be completely surrounded by a more skilled team. Learning the maps is easier for players now than it has been previously.
In multiplayer is new game modes have been introduced such as Kill confirmed that does not allow for a kill to count unless the players or a member of the someone players team collects the dog tags from the player that was killed. Players can also collect their teammates tags to stop the enemies kill from being counted.
The two new, upgraded game modes: Customization options, and pointstreaks, and perks, are amazing additions letting you adapt playing styles, with new additions like Assassin making you invisible on the radar, while Stalker makes you go faster while scoping or iron-sighting. Team Defender views on team member capturing the flag while the others protect them, and functions much like VIP mode, but Kill The Private mathtypes are numerous too, and here, is where it gets interesting for many gamers.
Those who enjoyed the Special Ops game mode in Modern Warfare 2, will be excited to learn that this mode has returned in Modern Warfare as Survival. In Survival, players will fight waves of enemies, in teams of 1 to 4, these waves will become more challenging as the game mode progresses. There are 16 new objectives that can be played in co-op, multiplayer, and solo.
Mission mode offers timed missions playable in the availability or coop or solo, either filling in timeline spaces in the campaign or providing a different viewpoint on events. Due to their brief nature, these are interestingly deep, quick arcade adventures that can be challenging, yet satisfying. Added to the game again, is the Spec Ops mode, but this time more advanced, providing more material.
Call of Duty – Elite, allows players to view overall gameplay statistics and social media sharing options, the option to upgrade for a fee opens more options – such as the ability of the player to level up a clan, deep analysis of their playing style, and chances to in-game and tangible win prizes.
The mode editor is what really makes the Private match type exciting! You can customize any of the modes as base and create pretty much every piece of the setup. Weapons, Damage, HUD appearance, and modifiers, all can be changed, letting for many of completely different gametypes to be seen.