Locked and loaded: Gameloft's 'Modern Combat 5: Blackout' release date set for July 24


Gameloft has been working on this for over a year and now, it’s almost here. We’re talking about Modern Combat 5: Blackout, the much anticipated successor to first-person shooter Modern Combat 4. The new detail around the game is that Gameloft will release Modern Combat 5 on July 24th, according to an official tweet by the company.

Modern Combat 5: Blackout promises an action-packed shooting adventure around the globe, with the story starting in Venice, Italy, where Phoenix is sent to protect a transport of weapons of mass destruction. A well-armed group of terrorists is set to interrupt those plans, and that’s where a whirlwind of missions starts to put the players through the action-infused gameplay. After Venice, you get transported to Tokyo, where you can witness "total anarchy", and this time around you’d be able to hop onto vehicles on your way to protect the WMDs.

We've already seen the gorgeous graphics teased time and time again, plus, the new game is expected to come with some special tweaks for octa-core chips (like the MT6592).

All of this action, with a beautiful visual wrapper, will arrive to smartphone in just around two weeks.


source: @Gameloft

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45 Comments

1. aayupanday

Posts: 582; Member since: Jun 28, 2012

Hell Yeah! Size must be near 2.5 GB

19. PootisMan

Posts: 266; Member since: Aug 02, 2013

Actually it's going to be about 800mb.

27. ebubekir26

Posts: 337; Member since: Dec 21, 2012

bullshiit, you don't know much about games... it's going to be minimum 2GB... even MC3 and MC4 are more than 1GB

2. twens

Posts: 1172; Member since: Feb 25, 2012

I hope the graphics get improved. Am spoilt by console graphics and gameplay. Lol

3. vincelongman

Posts: 5677; Member since: Feb 10, 2013

Lol console graphics Sorry but PC gamers are truly spoiled with much better graphics, gameplay, resolutions, framerates, AA, field of view, and cheaper prices Soon PCs and mobiles will move on to QHD 60 fps, console games will still be on 1080p 30 fps or 900p 60 fps (or 720p 60 fps for MS)

7. jaytai0106

Posts: 1888; Member since: Mar 30, 2011

I really hope the UDH screens will be cheap soon XD I would love to get one so bad!

31. vincelongman

Posts: 5677; Member since: Feb 10, 2013

I'm sticking with my 1080p monitor for now I'm waiting for a 5K (4K 21:9) monitor with freesync/g-sync

44. jaytai0106

Posts: 1888; Member since: Mar 30, 2011

Yup... just drooled a little...

11. ArtSim98

Posts: 3535; Member since: Dec 21, 2012

lol Mobiles getting QHD 60 fps soon? Yeah maybe, but huge resolution doesn't mean good graphics. And on top of that, gameplay SUCKS on mobile I agree on the PC part though. Still, I prefer consoles for some reason :p

30. vincelongman

Posts: 5677; Member since: Feb 10, 2013

Mobile is already 1080p 60 fps, I wouldn't be surprised if the K1 or 810/805 or A8 were capable of QHD 60 fps But yea I agree that consoles still have better games and gameplay compared to mobiles

33. ArtSim98

Posts: 3535; Member since: Dec 21, 2012

Yeah but as I said resolution doesn't make graphics good. Look at some Wii U games even. Many of the third parties run at 720p. Still look a LOT better than 1080p mobile games. Resolution is so freaking overrated in gaming. But sure it's a good marketing method for developers.

18. mixedfish

Posts: 1551; Member since: Nov 17, 2013

Cool I didn't know my Celeron work PC could get QHD 60fps games. Where can I download the upgradez?

32. vincelongman

Posts: 5677; Member since: Feb 10, 2013

http://downloadmoreram.com/ Download the 4GB one 10 times and you should be good :)

35. hulk_14

Posts: 72; Member since: Dec 14, 2013

From heaven, download update for your brain.

4. Busyboy unregistered

Can't wait! Hope its even better than the last

5. brasstax

Posts: 541; Member since: Apr 16, 2014

Will it run on midrange devices? Like the Xperia c3

8. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

To game with Android devices minimum ram is 2GB that support opengl es 2.0 Minimum CPU is quad-core A9 or dual core A15. That's the baseline for acceptable gaming performance.

6. swayze91

Posts: 51; Member since: Jun 19, 2014

I like what I see. Can't wait!

9. kkmkk

Posts: 699; Member since: May 06, 2013

my lg g pro 2 have a snapdragon 800 and 3gb ram can it run this game smoothly as galaxy s5 - xperia z2 ??

10. PootisMan

Posts: 266; Member since: Aug 02, 2013

Yes it can.

12. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

Definitely it can.

13. toushiro

Posts: 5; Member since: Jun 25, 2014

my z2 have snapdragon 801 and 3gb ram and best graphic games like gta series, dead trigger 2, assasins creed pirates or even sometimes asphalt is lagging on maxium settings.

16. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

Please remove your microSD card and try again. Lag can happen if the card has intermittent failure. Don't have a z2. Not a Sony fan. Tried the smardwatch 1. Spoil 6 times during the 12 months warranty. Now I no longer can use it warranty expire. That's experience keep me away from their phones. Plus the thick bezel. ..

14. arenanew

Posts: 286; Member since: Dec 30, 2013

stop comparing crap mobile game with pc in we dont change pc on yearly basis but in mobile we change mobile . pc gaming on high end just we update driver and dx plus gpu even console . same as its don compare mobile screen or video with high defination tv . how people watch in 5 inch crap mobile set . android is making fake gimmick with mediatek and looting people . only pc gpu cost more than iphone 5s or htc m8

17. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

No one here compare mobile to pc gaming. Every generation mobile game keep getting better and better. I have gtx 580 sli gaming on Nvidia 3d vision but I still play console and mobile game because they offer different gaming experience.

22. ArtSim98

Posts: 3535; Member since: Dec 21, 2012

Mobile is different in a bad way. They are just made to kill time while on the bus etc.

23. gaara6775

Posts: 738; Member since: May 20, 2014

That is your opinion. No one will agree if he/she owns a nvidia shield. And even if no one own it still many people play games at home, not to kill time but they enjoying playing on their device.

26. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

Mobile gaming is for the new generation. Take a good look around you every kid grow up with touch screen phone and tablet much like the way I grew up with keyboard and mouse. Later I adapt myself to controller now the touch screen. Its my choice to change with time.

28. ArtSim98

Posts: 3535; Member since: Dec 21, 2012

Why the he** would I switch into playing inferior games? It's not an opinion. Mobile games are made in much less time, much smaller budget. The gameplay is usually very bad. Physics are unrealistic. Games are made very easy (except for those sidescrolling ones that are mad to be impossible), graphics are worse. Small screen. Story and game mechanics are very simple and cliche like. Okay you may play them if you want. I don't mind. But the games are just simply worse and the developers don't put as much thought into them. PC and console gaming are not old school at all if you're trying to refer to that...

36. ghost4you

Posts: 1; Member since: Jul 09, 2014

mobile games continues to grow .... and PCs had started playing games when you could call it lower .... so you should understand that mobile games are still developing young ..

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