Activision Blizzard is working on a new mobile game within the Call of Duty Universe, President and COO Daniel Alegre confirmed in the company’s latest earning’s call (transcript by Seeking Alpha).
“We have established a new internal mobile studio and are aggressively adding mobile resources across several teams including Beenox and Activision Shanghai. Together these teams are leading the development of an unannounced new mobile title within the Call of Duty universe that we expect will help take the franchise to new heights,” he said.
The company hasn’t confirmed the name or revealed anything else about the new game. This new mobile game will be a possible upgrade to Call of Duty: Mobile, Activision’s current most popular mobile game. CODM is responsible for generating heavy revenue for developer TiMi Studios and Activision as well. “Call of Duty Mobile is on track to exceed $1 billion in consumer spending for the year,” Daniel said.
A new Call of Duty PC game also coming in Q4
Activision has also confirmed that the new COD PC game that is being developed by Sledgehammer Games will be releasing in Q4 of this year.
“Our teams remain hard at work on the next new premium Call of Duty release planned for the fourth quarter. From a study that our fans know and love to an incredible amount of content in development, including an extensive live off schedule, we believe this release will be incredibly well-received,” Daniel said.
They have confirmed that the new game will include campaigns, co-op, and multiplayer modes.
Additional details about these two COD games will be revealed in the future.