Gamescom 2016: Activision announces release dates for new Call of Duty, Skylanders and Destiny

  • Thomas Duff
  • August 18, 2016
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Activision has announced its line-up of game release news at Gamescom 2016, including Call of Duty: Infinite Warfares – Zombie in Spaceland, Skylanders Imaginators and Destiny: Rise of Iron. 

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfares – Zombie in Spaceland takes players and zombies to a 1980’s theme park. Players will be able to kill the zombie horde in a neon filled theme park  with an all-access pass to the many rides available.  The trailer below showcases new enemy types, such as clowns, and what seem to be traps, such as a dancefloor with deadly lasers that cut zombies into pieces.

Call of Duty: Infinite Warefare is scheduled for release on November 4th 2016 and will be available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC

Desiny’s latest large expansion pack, Rise of Iron, had its big premiere at Gamescomm 2016.  Rise of Iron will have guardians joining forces with a legend from humanity’s past to defeat an unstopabble evil force.  The expansion will include new weapons, new multiplayer modes, three new maps , private matchmaking and a brand new raid.

Attendees were also shown a new competitive multiplayer mode, Supremacy, which is a new 6v6 objective based Crucible mode. Bungie streamed the first ever glimpse at the new game type from Cologne on the eve of Gamecom.

You can check the Destiny: Rise of Iron ViDoc below.

Destiny: Rise of Iron is scheduled for release on September 20th 2016, on PlayStaion 4 and Xbox One.

Finally, Skylanders Imaginators was also shown at Gamescom 2016. The latest addition to the franchise allows players to unleash their creativity and create their very own Skylanders.

Atendees at Gamescom were able to get a first hand look at some of this year’s Senseis characters, who are a mix of heroes and villain-tuned-good. Kaos will be available as a fully-playable character for the first time as well as Dr. Krankcase and Hood Sickle. Old-School Sony mascot, Crash Bandicoot had already been announced, but he is now joined by his arch-nemesis Dr. Neo Cortex.

You can check out the Kaos promotional trailer below.

Skylanders Imaginators will be available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and WiiU on October 13th 2016.