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Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare (Nintendo DS)

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Based on the version for the home consoles and PC, the DS CoD4 follows the story from the point of view of random unnamed soldiers, either S.A.S. soldiers or US marines, performing non-crucial tasks for the story, but parallel to this. Examples of this are missions on escaping an army base, securing a nuclear bomb on a cargo boat, taking positions in the streets of a Middle East city, eliminating enemies from a helicopter, etc.

The gameplay is based on the touchscreen, substituting the PC's mouse for the stylus in order to aim. The upper screen is where the action occurs, while the lower one is used for the map and the interaction (like taking and changing weapons or using gun turrets). In addition, there are a couple of touchscreen minigames to deactivate bombs and hacking circuits.

The multiplayer includes modes like deathmatch and capture the flag, with a variant of the last one called "Iron Man", where the flag carrier has to hold it as long as he/she can. It's designed for up to 4 players and can be played both in multicard or in singlecard modes.

Screenshots

Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Nintendo DS Zoom in for better aim.
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Nintendo DS Time to enter the Hummer and break through the enemy assault line.
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Nintendo DS AK-74 may not be as precise, but it'll do just well against the infantry.
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Nintendo DS Taking out the Hind.

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The Press Says

NintendoWorldReport Nov 25, 2007 9 out of 10 90
PGNx Media Nov 26, 2007 8.5 out of 10 85
DS-x2 Jan 08, 2008 8.1 out of 10 81
Modojo Nov 14, 2007 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GameZone Nov 12, 2007 7.7 out of 10 77
Worth Playing Jan 30, 2008 7.5 out of 10 75
neXGam 2007 7 out of 10 70
4Players.de Jan 09, 2008 67 out of 100 67
GamingTrend Nov 17, 2007 382 out of 600 64
Jeuxvideo.com Nov 14, 2007 12 out of 20 60

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MichaelPalin (1194) added Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare (Nintendo DS) on Mar 30, 2008