In a rumor that has been making the rounds recently, it was hinted that Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 won’t feature a traditional single player campaign mode and instead Activision is planning to replace it with a Battle Royale mode that will make it one of the first Call of Duty to get this mode.
Battle Royale is quickly becoming one of the most popular genre these days with games like PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds and Fortnite getting record user engagement. This has piqued the curiosity of many big name publishers leading to the development of Battle Royale alternatives for them. If the recent rumor is to believed, then it is likely that Call of Duty will get this mode as well. Although it was never speculated that this mode will come at the expense of a single player campaign.
According to the rumor, Raven Software who have previously worked on the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remaster are developing this new Battle Royale Mode. Aside from the lack of traditional SP campaign, fans can expect to see the same Multiplayer and Zombies mode that have been a part of the Call of Duty games since Black Ops 1.
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is confirmed to released in early October and more information about the game will be shared on May 17th. The game is being developed by Treyarch Studios and will be published by Activision. It has been announced for the PS4, Xbox One and PC.