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The new trailer showcases some of the locations and battlefields of Sledgehammer‘s upcoming WW2 entry into the series. However, the main focus is on the characters who are introduced.
Arthur Kingsley is the leader of a new team formed by the Special Operations Executive, a secret British organisation formed during WW2. The team is handpicked for a top-secret mission that will take them across all the World War Two theatres.
Lucas is an expert demolitionist; Wade is an ace pilot described as “The most dangerous thing in the skies”. Helena is a Russian sniper out for vengeance, and Richard is Kingsley’s right-hand man.
The trailer also introduces the main villain of the Call Of Duty: Vanguard, Freisinger. He wants to bring his own rule into the world as Hitler’s Germany begins to falter. His self proclaimed “fourth Reich” will be the main target of the player’s team. The fourth Reich appears to be working in the shadows to shape the war into something they can rise from.
Infinity Ward, the developers of Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare (2019), has opened a new studio in Austin, Texas, to work on a sequel. This new team will join the existing teams in Los Angeles, Poland, and Mexico. Infinity Ward also said that it is hiring for all positions for the new studio.
Elsewhere, Apple is also appealing the rulings in the Epic V.s Apple lawsuit; this comes after Epic announced that they were appealing.