Xbox One | 360 | XBLA  PS4 | PS3 | PSN  Wii U | VC    3DS  PS Vita  iOS    PC    Retro    


  » news
  » reviews
  » previews
  » cheat codes
  » release dates
  » screenshots
  » videos

  » specials
  » interviews

  » facebook
  » twitter
  » contests

  » games list
  » franchises
  » companies
  » genres
  » staff
 

Which Console Did You Buy/Receive Over The Holidays?

Xbox One X
Nintendo Switch
PlayStation 4


Game Profile
INFO BOX
PLATFORM:
Multiplatform
PUBLISHER:
Activision
DEVELOPER:
Infinity Ward
GENRE: First Person Shooter
PLAYERS:   1
RELEASE DATE:
November 10, 2009
ESRB RATING:
Mature


IN THE SERIES
Call of Duty: WWII

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare

Call of Duty: Black Ops III

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

More in this Series
RELATED GAMES
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
 Written by John Scalzo  on March 02, 2010

News: And possibly fires the company's founders.



Late last night, G4's Patrick Klepek learned that Activision security had stormed the Infinity Ward offices and removed studio heads Jason West and Vince Zampella.

"Everyone is on edge," a source told Klepek after several "bouncer-types" forced their way into the building.



The "raid" happened a few minutes after Activision publicly filed a Form 10-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission. In the form was the following statement:

The Company is concluding an internal human resources inquiry into breaches of contract and insubordination by two senior employees at Infinity Ward. This matter is expected to involve the departure of key personnel and litigation.


This belief that "departures of key personnel" would happen at Inifinity Ward is consistent with Jason West's updated LinkedIn profile, which lists his employment at the company from January 2001 to March 2010.

It's possible that the removal of West and Zampella from Infinity Ward could result in the creation of a new studio as that's how Infinity Ward began in the first place. West, Zampella and twenty others left 2015 Inc. in 2002 to start IW. 2015 hasn't released a game since 2004's Men of Valor. So let's hope that doesn't happen to Infinity Ward.

We'll have more soon.



User Comments

Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom Goes Gold, Releases New Behind the Scenes Trailer


Call of Duty: WWII Free Trial Weekend Going On Now for PC Gamers


Double Kick Heroes Enters Steam Early Access on April 11


Deep Rock Galactic Arrives in Early Access Form Next Week on Xbox and PC


EA Publisher Sale on Xbox Will Save You A Lot of Money This Week


ONRUSH Trailer Released by Codemasters and Deep Silver for Xbox One and PS4


The Story Goes On Will Arrive on Xbox One Next Month


Burnout Paradise Remastered Rolls On To Xbox One and PlayStation 4 Next Month


Battlefield 1 Apocalypse now Available for Premium Pass Members


Fe Has Now Arrived as the First Game to Launch in the EA Originals Program






Home    •    About Us    •    Contact Us    •    Advertise    •    Jobs    •    Privacy Policy    •    Site Map
Copyright ©1999-2012 Matt Swider. All rights reserved. Site Programming copyright © 2004 Bill Nelepovitz - NeositeCMS