If you don't remember why the exact reason New York City's getting bombed in the Modern Warfare universe, here's your chance to catch up. Courtesy of Xbox Live guru Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb, this video spells out the chain of events that lead up to the soon-to-release FPS threequel. For all the people who claim that they don't give a damn about the single-player portion of the Call of Duty games, there's probably as many people who do.

A look back at some pivotal moments in the Modern Warfare story in this timeline video [Larry Hryb]

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