Activision teams up with developer ELEX for unannounced Call of Duty mobile game


Activision launched at least three Call of Duty mobile games in the last three or four years, but the most popular seems to be Call of Duty: Black Ops Zombies, the only one that costs money.

Apparently, well-known games publisher Activision is about to launch a fourth with the help of China-based developer ELEX. A new report claims the publisher has agreed to work with ELEX on a yet unannounced Call of Duty mobile game.

ELEX has already signed the agreement, which is said to last for up to three years following the release of the mobile game, but the companies can decide to extend it by another year if needed.

Surprisingly, the Chinese developer will not pay any licensing fees for the Call of Duty franchise. Instead, the companies will split equally the development costs, as well as the revenues received after the launch of the mobile game.

ELEX is one of the high-profile China-based mobile game developers having released popular titles like Clash of Kings, Age of Warring Empire, and Total War: King's Return (soft-launched).

Although it hasn't been confirmed yet, we believe the unannounced Call of Duty mobile game will be available on both the Android and iOS platforms.

source: MMOCulture

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7 Comments

1. Derekjeter

Posts: 1464; Member since: Oct 27, 2011

The last 3 three COD games have been horrible. They need to make sure they don't half bake this. Just create a great game and take your time.

4. AlikMalix unregistered

If games like AfterPulse is possible (still fun even with IAPs) then there's no excuse... still haven't seen as graphical and fun (without the need to spend) FPS than AfterPulse...

2. Settings

Posts: 2943; Member since: Jul 02, 2014

They just made it worse. Elex are known for their pay to win game designs.

3. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

Mobile gaming is where the growth is.

5. holymungdiver

Posts: 7; Member since: Mar 22, 2017

this is AWSOME . shut up fanboys before you ruin it. if they go with the traditional style cod and not that double jump slide bull. maybe a purchasble package with a automatically sent compatible controller thatf be well worth it .if you have played a fps with a controller on your phone you havent lived my friend....Really just want a black ops ll remake on mobile.....( fart noises ) oops just got a lil too excited there.....

6. GTNavy

Posts: 55; Member since: Oct 13, 2014

Mobile will never catch up to PC in processing power and GPU power when it comes to games. PC is always 5 levels ahead. Unless they start making phones with 32GB of RAM and 1 TB of storage.

7. uggman

Posts: 58; Member since: Feb 01, 2013

i see a trend here, the developer only makes those strategy games that populate the play store, just make it an fps instead.

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