For more than a year now, PUBG MOBILE is the game that has been ruling the gaming arena in India. The game has single-handedly taken forward the online gaming community in India and has changed the market dynamics for smartphone vendors. Now, there’s a new game in this segment that has the potential to challenge it and the name itself will be familiar to hardcore PC gamers – Call of Duty Mobile. Yes, COD is now available on mobiles and you can play it for free.
For those in the dark, Call of Duty is Activision’s popular battle title that has been ruling the PC gaming industry for several years. After setting charts on for in the PC arena, Call of Duty (COD) has now been ported to mobile platforms. And surprisingly, the publisher whose behind this port is Tencent Games – a name famously associated with PUBG MOBILE.
Call of Duty Mobile is currently available for those who registered for the closed beta. The game is available for both Android and iOS at the moment. Those who had registered earlier can download the game and play. However, the beta version notes that all the progress players make in the game will be erased after the final version rolls out – similar to how PUBG MOBILE’s beta program works.
So what does Call of Duty Mobile bring to the table? Here’s a brief list of all you need to know
Call of Duty Mobile: Does it bring anything new to the table?
–Call of Duty Mobile, like the PC version, is based on a military theme. You get to play as a soldier and have to craft weapons with additional parts that one earns by completing missions.
–The game offers multiple gameplay modes. There’s a Multiplayer Mode that offers a choice of ranked or unranked matches. Underneath that, players get to choose between COD-style missions such as Search and Destroy, Team Deathmatch and many others. Players also get to choose between a choice of five maps depicting various scenarios.
–Call of Duty Mobile also brings a new Battle Royale mode that works similar to PUBG MOBILE. Players get to jump in a map either alone or in a group of four and fight it out until the last man standing. Similar to PUBG MOBILE, players can choose between first person view and third person view. However, there’s only one map available in the Battle Royale mode.
–The gameplay controls are very similar to what we have seen in PUBG MOBILE. However, the game allows players to shoot automatically once the player aims at the enemy.
–Similar to PUBG MOBILE, Call of Duty Mobile has an arsenal of weaponry. Players need to progress to earn upgrades and improve the weapons. One can also buy new weapons to improve the gameplay. The game has an in-game currency which can also be used for purchases.
–When compared to PUBG MOBILE, Call of Duty Mobile seems to have a slight advantage in the graphics department. The characters have higher levels of textures and details as is evident from the uniforms.
How to download Call of Duty Mobile?
Call of Duty Mobile is currently in beta and is available to a closed group. One needs to pre-register in order to get the invite for downloading the game. The game is currently available for download on both Android and iOS platforms.