Skip to main content
  1. Tech
  2. Games
  3. Consoles

New 'Call of Duty: Ghosts' trailer questions real life responsibilities

See also

A new trailer for Call of Duty: Ghosts Onslaught DLC has hit outlying some of the new materials including 4 new multiplayer maps, a new weapon and a new Extinction mode map denoted as Nightfall: Episode 1. All of these updates will hit Xbox One and Xbox 360 on Jan. 28th. Other platforms will have to wait, what usually is about a month, to get their hands on the new goodies for the game.

The four maps included in the update are Fog, Bayview, Containment and Ignition. Fog will be almost like a jungle or forest map with dense shrubbery and, well, fog that will limit visibility and is bound to be a close ranged map. Bayview, looks like a lighthouse town with a military ship just outside ready to fire. Containment seems like a pretty box standard Call of Duty map that takes place in a war torn town. Finally, Ignition will be a map surrounding a rocket silo that looks very similar to some maps in the past.

Content aside, some people may find the new trailer a little, different from the past. Call of Duty games are always known for their outlandish trailers and this new trailer could be controversial for some people watching. The trailer, titled "CODnapped", is mostly about taking men away from their jobs, families, girlfriends and other responsibilities to play Call of Duty. For a game that earlier this year has seen a lot of press just because of the addition of female player characters in the game, this trailer seems to be missing something significant, female gamers. More importantly, it also assumes that girlfriends, families, jobs and other responsibilities of heterosexual men just get in the way of the real activities that they want to do.

For some people watching the trailer, these topics may be a little insulting and almost childish. For others, they could see this as a playful joke on the struggles that many people have weighing leisure time and work. Either way, there is a new Call of Duty: Ghosts DLC coming out and will be available on Jan. 28th on Xbox Live with other platforms right behind it.

To follow Ryan, find him on Twitter and watch his Gamers Heroes podcast on Twitch. To see more from GameOn, make sure to follow on Twitter and Facebook. As always, if you liked the article, please hit that subscribe button on the top of the page.

Advertisement

Don't Miss

  • The Crew
    'The Crew' exclusive: New details on racing types, open-world, seamlessness and more
    Games Exclusive
  • Amazon Prime
    Find out how you can share your Amazon Prime membership benefits with others
    Video
    Tech Tips
  • DayZ
    How 'DayZ' may be in trouble from Sony's newly announced 'H1Z1'
    Camera
    Games Feature
  • Facial recognition
    See how the FBI's facial recognition database is continuing to grow
    Headlines
  • Upcoming
    These are 2014's biggest PS4, Xbox One and Wii U games
    Camera
    Games Feature
  • Selfie
    A new automated mirror will take selfies and post them to social media for you
    Video
    Tech News

Related Videos:

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about Examiner.com and apply today!