Modern Combat 5 Does Nothing New, But It Does Old Really Well

If you're craving innovation, the latest game in a series created as Gameloft's answer to Call of Duty is the wrong place to look, but its lack of ambition doesn't preclude Modern Combat 5: Blackout from being one of the best mobile first-person shooters going. » 7/29/14 12:00pm 7/29/14 12:00pm

The Next Big Mobile First-Person Shooter Finally Gets A Name

Gameloft's Modern Combat series may ape Activision's Call of Duty series, but it's definitely not on the same release schedule. Almost a year after the first teaser trailer, the fifth installment of the series has a name: Modern Combat 5: Black Ops — I mean Blackout. » 4/29/14 4:00pm 4/29/14 4:00pm

Study Suggests iPad Gaming Makes People Feel Like Throwing Up

Researchers at the University of Minnesota say they've found a link between motion sickness and iPad gaming. The fact they played Gameloft's Call of Duty clone, Modern Combat is delightful to me, but the game itself isn't what makes people queasy. It's how games are played on the tablet in general. » 2/11/14 11:00am 2/11/14 11:00am

Mobile's Call of Duty Even Gets Map Packs. Isn't That Cute?

Look at the little mobile first-person modern warfare shooter. It's got map packs, just like it's PC and console inspiration. It names them all fancy — Modern Combat: Meltdown — dramatic! It even releases them on one platform first — it's now live on iOS, with Android coming soon. » 6/20/13 8:53pm 6/20/13 8:53pm

Mobile's Call Of Duty Closes On Consoles With Modern Combat 5

Unable to contain its excitement until next week, Gameloft rolls out the explosive teaser trailer for the next installment in the Call of Duty-aping Modern Combat series. I hope you like turrets. » 6/06/13 2:24pm 6/06/13 2:24pm

Check Out Modern Combat 4 Played on the MOGA Controller

Yesterday the Power A folks celebrated the Android launch of Modern Combat 4: Ridiculous Dialog by giving away (or attempting to give away) free MOGA game controllers with copies of the game. If you managed to score one, this is what you're in for. » 12/14/12 4:55pm 12/14/12 4:55pm

Come for the Unintentional Call of Duty Parody, Stay for the Stellar …

In early 2011, Epic Games released Duty Calls, a Call of Duty parody game that made fun of the military shooter in order to promote the release of Bulletstorm. The story mode for Modern Combat 4: Zero Hour is ten times as funny, only I'm pretty sure it wasn't meant to be. » 12/06/12 11:30am 12/06/12 11:30am

Modern Combat 4 Probably Doesn't Employ CRAP Technology

I am relatively sure lead artist Vince Coupal doesn't say "technology called CRAP" in this first developer diary for Modern Combat 4: Zero Hour, but part of me wishes he had. » 10/15/12 1:55pm 10/15/12 1:55pm

Gameloft's Mobile Call of Duty Goes Up a Number in This Spectacular…

If I didn't know this was a trailer for a game coming to iPhone, iPad and Android this fall, I would have complained about how we already have too many modern combat games on consoles. This is just gorgeous. » 9/25/12 7:15pm 9/25/12 7:15pm

Modern Combat 3: Fallen Nation Offers Spectacular Eye Candy

The mobile first-person shooter that is totally not Activision's Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is getting a new iteration this fall. » 8/25/11 5:20pm 8/25/11 5:20pm

iPhone's "Modern Combat" Comes To PlayStation Move

Gameloft's Modern Combat series, which debuted on the iPhone last year, will move to Move in January with Modern Combat: Domination, a downloadable multiplayer shooter on the PS3. » 12/16/10 1:00am 12/16/10 1:00am