Call of Duty: WWII Officially Confirmed, Reveal Happening on April 26 (Update)

April 21, 2017Written by Jason Dunning

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Update:

Activision has confirmed that this year’s Call of Duty title is called Call of Duty: WWII.

The worldwide reveal livestream will happen on Wednesday, April 26 at 10am PT/1pm ET.

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Original Story:

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare was officially announced last year on May 2, and it looks like Call of Duty 2017, likely titled Call of Duty: WWII, will be announced a little bit earlier this year.

During IGN’s most recent Game Scoop! podcast, they said, “Over the weekend we’ll get some cool news, and there’ll be a big thing happening next week,” likely by Wednesday. Commenting on this tease, Kotaku’s Jason Schreier said, “Well I’d venture it starts with a “C” and ends with an “all of Duty: WWII”.”

Adding further evidence to a reveal happening this weekend/within the week, Sledgehammer Games Co-Founder Michael Condrey re-tweeted this tweet from February 9 today, teasing their upcoming title:

On top of all this, an image from GameStop shows that they’ll be receiving a shipment of marketing materials on April 25 for Destiny 2 and an “Activision Title” (“COD” is used in the title):

When Activision officially announces Call of Duty: WWII, we’ll have all the details.

[Source: Call of DutyGame Scoop!, ParadigmShifti, Michael Condrey, Jason Schreier via NeoGAF, Charlie Intel (1), (2), (3), (4)]