Thursday Shorts II: Ice T, Square teaser, XBL banhammer, LIVE activity

Time for another round of shorts. Don’t worry, this is a quickie.

10 years ago

Cod4 headlines

  • MW2 on PC outsold PC version of CoD4 in one week, says Infinity Ward

    Infinity Ward’s Robert Bowling has posted on the Modern Warfare 2 boards that the PC version of Modern Warfare 2 has already outsold the PC version of the original Modern Warfare.This is despite the PC version having the smallest market share when compared to the console versions.“The PC version of Modern Warfare 2 has actually […]

    12 years ago
  • Infinity Ward receives Guinness award for COD4 world record

    Infinity Ward accepted an nice little plaque from Guinness yesterday in the Activision booth at E3.The developers were awarded with the world record for “the most popular online console game” due to Call of Duty 4 being played by 13 million people on Xbox Live since November 2007.That does not even take into account the […]

    12 years ago
  • Xbox Live Activity for the week of May 4, Halo 3 tops once more

    Halo 3 isn’t going anywhere. The past four weeks have proved it.Differences this week include FIFA 09 taking the seven spot away from Left 4 Dead, and the Bionic Commando demo falling off the chart and being replaced by Fallout 3.Xbox 360 Top Live Titles Halo 3 Call of Duty: WaW Call of Duty 4 […]

    12 years ago
  • CoD4 cheater patch now live on Xbox 360

    Oh you durty, durty cheaters! You can cheat no more now that the patch for Call of Duty 4 has gone live on Xbox 360.Infinity Ward comms boss Rob Bowling tweeted the news earlier saying that the game is “once again mod & hacks free.”You were warned it was going to happen earlier in the […]

    12 years ago
  • COD4 reaches 11 million unique players on Xbox Live

    Infinity Ward’s Rob Bowling revealed during his acceptance speech at the BAFTAs last Tuesday night that Call of Duty 4 has raked-in 15 million unique online players since launch.The split is heavily skewed towards Live.“I’m delighted that we just reached 11 million unique players on Xbox Live and we’ve got over 4 million on PSN,” […]

    12 years ago
  • Call of Duty 4 stat-watch reveals over 10 million unique users

    Infinity Ward’s Rob Bowling has updated his blog revealing many fun facts and figures about the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare including the fact that the game has clocked up over 10 million – count ’em (no don’t – ed) – users.Other states include: 71.1%, or 7,111,508 people have completed F.N.G. – That’s more than […]

    13 years ago
  • 2K and Insomniac add themselves to the no trophies list

    Insomniac and 2K have added themselves to the list of developers shy on adding retroactive Trophy support, saying that neither Ratchet and Clank: ToD and Resistance: FoM will be getting patches.Earlier today, Infinity Ward said that there would be no Trophies for CoD4.Thanks PS3F.By Mike Bowden

    13 years ago
  • GameStop to carry AIAS award badges

    There’s no stopping “the Academy”. The Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences, organiser of the self-styled videogames Oscars, has confirmed that US retailer GameStop is going to badge games with the awards they won this week at DICE in Las Vegas at the 11th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards.This means CoD4 will now carry a badge […]

    13 years ago
  • CoD4 DLC to contain maps, God knows what else

    Call of Duty 4’s been giving Halo 3 a run for its money as the most-played game on Xbox Live since it launched, so for those of you addicted to being a pretend soldier on the internet this news will come as comfort: you’re about to get some DLC.“The upcoming downloadable content will thrust gamers […]

    13 years ago
  • Tiscali responds to CoD4 online play blocking

    Tiscali’s denied it’s blocking CoD4 play deliberately, following news that the ISP wasn’t allowing P2P connections at peak times. The shooter uses a P2P system for game-matching and is therefore unplayable for those with Tiscali connections during the evening.“Reports suggesting that we were deliberately blocking specific games are incorrect. We are constantly working to upgrade […]

    13 years ago
  • Halo 3 most played on Live again

    Everyone can breathe again. Halo 3 is yet again the most played game on Xbox Live, after being knocked off the top spot by CoD4 in the Christmas rush. For the week ending January 21:Xbox 360 Top Live Titles (based on UU’s)1 Halo 3 2 Call of Duty 4 3 Guitar Hero III 4 Undertow […]

    13 years ago
  • Tiscali blocks CoD4 online play, among others

    According to this, Tiscali is blocking online play of Call of Duty 4 (CoD4) during peak times. It seems the problem’s being cause by the ISP severing P2P connections during busy periods. CoD4 and other online titles use these connections for game-matching, rendering online play impossible. That report relates to the PS3 version of the […]

    13 years ago
  • Treyarch gets CoD5, back to WWII?

    We can’t clarify any of this with Activision, but this sourceless post claims Call of Duty 3 developer Treyarch will be developing the fifth game in the blockbusting shooter series, and that the setting will be back in good ol’ World War 2.We’d take this with a pretty large pinch of salt until Activision says […]

    13 years ago