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Call of Duty: World at War

MobyRank MobyScore
Xbox 360
84
3.3
Windows
83
3.9
Wii
81
3.5

Advertising Blurbs

www.software-pyramide.de:
    Dieses Action-Erlebnis definiert Intensität völlig neu! Stelle dich neuen und gnadenlosen Feinden auf Schlachtfeldern im Pazifik und in Europa an den letzten Tagen des Zweiten Weltkriegs. Stürze dich in dramatische Infanterie- und Fahrzeug-Mehrspieler-Action mit Online-Statistiken, verbesserbaren Waffen und ganz neuen Extras. Zum ersten Mal kannst du auch die Kampagne des Spiels online mit bis zu vier Spielern absolvieren.

    Koordiniere Angriffe und Unterstützung
    Der Slogan in „Call of Duty: World at War” bekommt durch die Koop-Kampagne neue Impulse. Im kooperativen Modus von „Call of Duty: World at War” können bis zu vier Spieler online oder zwei Spieler auf geteiltem Bildschirm gemeinsam die grausamen Missionen des Einzelspieler-Modus mit Kameradschaft und taktischen Finessen erleben. Der Titel beinhaltet auch traditionelle Mehrspieler-Elemente wie Herausforderungen, Ranglisten und eine Online-Statistik für die Koop-Kampagne, die höhere Wiederspielbarkeit und ein verbessertes Gameplay fördern.

    Innovativer Mehrspieler-Modus
    Der Mehrspieler-Modus baut auf dem Erfolg der Call of Duty-Reihe auf und bietet ein beeindruckendes Online-Erlebnis mit noch mehr Interaktion im Trupp. Das neu entwickelte Gruppensystem sorgt für mehr Intimität innerhalb einer Kampfeinheit als je zuvor in einem Call of Duty-Titel. Lasse Infanteristen und Fahrzeuge in gemeinsamen Missionen Seite an Seite kämpfen, um die neue Dimension der Online-Kriegsführung zu erleben und zusätzliche Extra-Fähigkeiten zu entdecken.


    Features

    • 1-4 Spieler
    • Dualshock 3
    • Netzwerk-Spieler: 2-18 / Unterstützt Headsets
    • Mind. 60 MB HDD
    • PAL HD 720p / 1080i / 1080p
    • Dolby Digital
    • Unterstützt Vibration
    • Netzwerk kompatibel

    Contributed by jaXen (19965) on Jun 12, 2013.

Back of Keep Case - Windows (Germany):

    DIESES ACTION-ERLEBNIS DEFINIERT

    INTENSITÄT VÖLLIG NEU!

    Stellen Sie sich neuen und gnadenlosen Feinden auf Schlachtfeldern im Pazifik und in Europa an den letzten Tagen des Zweiten Weltkriegs. Stürzen Sie sich in dramatischen Infanterie- und Fahrzeug-Mehrspieler-Action mit Online-Statistiken, verbesserbaren Waffen und ganz neuen Extras. Zum ersten Mal können Sie auch die Kampagne des Spiels online mit bis zu vier Spieler absolvieren.

    ERLEBEN SIE DEN NEUEN 4-SPIELER-KOOP-MODUS UND CALL OF DUTYS UNGLAUBLICH DRAMATISCHE MEHRSPIELER-ACTION


    Contributed by jaXen (19965) on May 20, 2012.

Activision Press Release (November 11, 2008):

    Video: Call of Duty(R): World At War Invades Retail Shelves Across North America

    SANTA MONICA, Calif., Nov 11, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- The Newest Edition of the Award-Winning Franchise Takes Players to the Beaches of the Pacific and the Streets of Europe for the Most Intense and Grittiest WWII Experience to Date

    Check your gear and get ready to move out to your nearest retailer on Veterans Day, as Activision Publishing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) and developer Treyarch, have shipped Call of Duty: World at War to retail stores nationwide. Available now, Call of Duty: World at War takes players to a grittier WWII than ever before - from facing down Imperial Japanese Banzai charges and guerilla tactics in the Pacific - to exacting ruthless revenge as you beat back the enemy all the way to the steps of Berlin one bloody inch at a time. In addition to introducing franchise-first four-person cooperative gameplay, Call of Duty: World at War at War serves up a host of new enemies/tactics and a cache of weapons, like the flamethrower. The highly-anticipated title also delivers deep multiplayer action that features squad and vehicular combat, as well as a lush audio landscape set in 5.1 surround sound, accompanying cinematically-intense, high-definition graphics.

    To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://www.prnewswire.com/mnr/activision/35535/

    (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081111/NY45331 )

    "Our goal from Day 1 has been to make sure that Call of Duty: World at War re-defines players' expectations of World War II first-person action," said Treyarch studio head Mark Lamia. "From cooperative gameplay to a multiplayer that combines vehicle and squad combat, along with a host of new weapons, settings and enemies, we've left no stone unturned to make this the best experience possible."

    For the first time in the franchise, Call of Duty: World at War introduces co-op, bringing fresh meaning to the "No One Fights Alone" mantra. Call of Duty: World at War co-op features up to four-players online, or two-player local split-screen, allowing gamers to experience harrowing single-player missions together for greater camaraderie and tactical execution. The title also incorporates traditional multiplayer components such as challenges, rankings and online stats into the co-op campaign for deeper re-playability and advanced gameplay.

    Following the U.S. Marines in the Pacific campaign, Call of Duty: World at War shows a side of World War II never seen previously in the series. Players will experience swamps, beach invasions and tropical undergrowth against as they go head to head with one of the most brutal enemies of the war. The European campaign will feature uncompromising and vicious battles as the Red Army pushes into the heart of Berlin.

    Multiplayer delivers squad-based interaction while expanding on the Party System feature with party privacy and match-making preferences. Combined infantry and vehicle missions add a new dimension to the online warfare. Players unlock a dozen new Perks while participating in epic battles ranging from massive wide open fields in the European theatre to the intimate courtyards of a Japanese castle.

    Call of Duty: World at War is rated "M" (Mature) by the ESRB for Intense Violence, Strong Language, Blood and Gore and is available now on Xbox 360(TM) and PLAYSTATION(R)3 computer entertainment system for a suggested retail price of $59.99 and the Windows(R) PC and the Nintendo(R) Wii(TM) for a suggested retail price of $49.99. Call of Duty: World at War is also available for the Nintendo DS(TM), developed by n-Space, the title is rated "T" (Teen) for Blood and Violence, with a suggested retail price of $29.99.

    For more information and exclusive updates about Call of Duty: World at War, visit www.callofduty.com.

    About Activision Publishing, Inc.

    Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision Publishing, Inc. is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and leisure products.

    Activision maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Sweden, Spain, the Netherlands, Australia, Japan and South Korea. More information about Activision and its products can be found on the company's website, www.activision.com.

    Contributed by Jeanne (75627) on Dec 19, 2010.

Activision Press Release (September 04, 2008):

    Call of Duty(R): World at War to Release Xbox 360 and Windows PC Multiplayer Betas in October
    Newest Edition of the Award-Winning Franchise To Deploy to Retail November 11

    SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept 04, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Boot camp will soon take on a new meaning, as Activision Publishing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) and developer Treyarch, have confirmed plans for Call of Duty: World at War multiplayer betas in October for the Xbox 360(R) video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and separately for download on Windows PC. These betas will serve as an early chance for players to practice the tactics needed for survival in the intense chaos of Call of Duty: World at War's Pacific and European theaters. Players will experience the game's new squad system, as well as fan favorite perks and kill streaks.

    All preparation for the full battle will commence on November 11, 2008 when Call of Duty: World at War is released to retailers nationwide.

    "We are excited to share a sneak peak of Call of Duty: World at War multiplayer with the community," says Mark Lamia, Treyarch Studio Head. "The team has worked hard to build upon the great history and foundation of Call of Duty multiplayer and we can't wait to go online to ramp up for our November launch."

    For players who are looking to feel the all-out combat and get tokens for the Call of Duty: World at War Xbox 360 multiplayer beta, they can register at http://www.callofduty.com or pre-order the game at any GameStop retail location or online in North America at:

    http://www.gamestop.com/Catalog/ProductDetails.aspx?product_id=71812.

    Call of Duty: World at War is in development for the Xbox 360(R) video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, Games for Windows(R), PLAYSTATION(R)3 computer entertainment system, Nintendo(R) Wii(TM) and Nintendo DS. The title has been rated M for Mature for blood and violence by the ESRB. The Nintendo DS version has been rated T for Teen by the ESRB.

    For more information and exclusive updates about Call of Duty: World at War, visit http://www.callofduty.com.

    About Activision Publishing, Inc.

    Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision, Publishing, Inc. is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and leisure products.

    Activision maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Sweden, Spain, the Netherlands, Australia, Japan and South Korea. More information about Activision Publishing and its products can be found on the company's website, http://www.activision.com.

    Contributed by Jeanne (75627) on Dec 19, 2010.

Activision Press Release (June 23, 2008):

    Call of Duty(R): World at War Enlists for New Battles
    Expanding Its Theater of Operations to the Pacific, Latest Title
    in Hit Franchise Poised to Re-Define the WWII Experience

    SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jun 23, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Leave your packs and bring extra ammo, Activision, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATVI) (http://www.activision.com/) and Treyarch, announced today that they will be taking Call of Duty players deep into the South Pacific and European theaters this fall for Call of Duty: World at War(tm), a gritty fight that will pit players against enemies that know no surrender and show no mercy. Utilizing the Call of Duty 4(r): Modern Warfare engine, Call of Duty: World at War throws out the rulebook of war to transform WWII combat through a new enemy, new tactics and an uncensored experience of the climatic battles that gripped a generation. As U.S. Marines and Russian soldiers, players will employ new features like cooperative gameplay, and weapons such as the flamethrower in the most chaotic and cinematically intense experience to date.

    "With Call of Duty: World at War, we're re-defining what it means to play a WWII game," said Mark Lamia, Studio Head for Treyarch. "We're excited to give players a host of new enemies that employ entirely new tactics, as well as new, groundbreaking tools - like co-op and the flamethrower - to succeed in the epic fight."

    Call of Duty: World at War introduces co-operative play, bringing fresh meaning to the "No One Fights Alone" mantra with up to four-players online for Xbox 360, PS3 and PC, or two-player local split-screen on consoles. Nintendo Wii will also support a unique co-op mode for two players. For the first time ever players will experience harrowing single-player missions together for greater camaraderie and tactical execution. The co-op campaign allows players to rank up and unlock perks in competitive multiplayer by completing challenges and earning experience points, adding continuous re-playability and team-based gameplay. Whether playing competitively or cooperatively - if players are online with Call of Duty: World at War - they will always gain experience points. Based on a player's experience rank and rank of the player's friends, Call of Duty: World at War will scale dynamically to provide a deeper level of challenge.

    Call of Duty: World at War is in development for the Xbox 360(r) video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PLAYSTATION(r)3 computer entertainment system, Nintendo(r) Wii(tm) and Games for Windows(r). The title is scheduled for release this fall and has not yet been rated by the ESRB.

    For more information and exclusive updates about Call of Duty: World at War, visit www.callofduty.com (http://www.callofduty.com/).

    About Activision

    Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision, Inc. is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and leisure products. Founded in 1979, Activision posted net revenues of $2.9 billion for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2008.

    Activision maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Sweden, Spain, the Netherlands, Australia, Japan and South Korea. More information about Activision and its products can be found on the company's website, www.activision.com.

    Contributed by Jeanne (75627) on Dec 19, 2010.

www.xbox.com:
    Call of Duty®: World at War completely changes the rules of engagement by redefining WWII gaming and thrusting players into the final tension-filled, unforgiving battles against a new ferocious enemy in the most dangerous and suspenseful action ever seen in WWII.

    Powered by Call of Duty® 4: Modern Warfare™ technology, Call of Duty: World at War brings an uncensored edge to combat, as soldiers face the most harrowing and climatic European and Pacific battles in which an enemy, who knows no surrender and no retreat, will fight to the last breath, unleashing an arsenal of lethal surprising tactics. Peril and danger lurk throughout the battlefield as players combat the unknown risk of the new chaos of battle.

    From the remains of Russia and the ruins of Berlin, to the beach and jungles of the deadly Pacific Theater, the volatile action takes on added depth as players employ new features that previously were only-available in multiplayer, including perks, rankings and online stats in up-to full four-player cooperative gameplay. New infantry and vehicle-based weapons, like the potent flamethrower, bring the battlefield ablaze.

    • Final Battles: Call of Duty: World at War forces players to survive the final climactic days of a world at war to thwart the advance of Axis powers on multiple fronts from Europe to the Pacific – delivering the hallmark Call of Duty cinematic intensity on a worldwide scale. Play as a U.S. Marine or Russian conscript across a variety of European and Pacific infantry, vehicle and airborne missions. An all new depth of WWII-era combat variety, from the tactics and weapons to the unique and varying locations that traverse the ruins of Western Europe all the way to the harsh, wetlands of Imperial Japan, immerses gamers into an adrenaline-filled, epic struggle.
    • Co-Op Campaign Mode: “No One Fights Alone” takes on new meaning as players can complete the entire single player campaign with up to four players online or two players via split-screen (both online and offline). Strategizing with others provides gameplay diversity, replayability and engagement. Complete unique co-op challenges to earn rewards and bragging rights. The title takes the perks, rankings and online stats that players love in multiplayer and builds them into the cooperative campaign as well, adding even more variety, replayability and continuous fun.
    • Addictive Multiplayer: Call of Duty: World at War continues the addictive and leading class-based multiplayer action. The addition of vehicles to the highly-successful Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare multiplayer that features persistent experience, player rankings, upgradeable weapons, squad-based gameplay, map scripting, and customizable classes and perks brings a new dimension to Call of Duty online warfare.
    • Unprecedented WWII Cinematic Quality: Utilizing the jaw-dropping and revolutionary Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare engine, Call of Duty: World at War delivers an unprecedented level of visual and cinematic effects to WWII. Highly-detailed character models, self-shadowing, environmental lighting and amazing special effects up the WWII authenticity to new heights. Depth of field, rim-lighting and texture-streaming technology bring the adrenaline-pumping combat to life. Physics-enabled battlefields and destructible cover immerse players into the harrowing and dynamic combat.

    Contributed by havoc of smeg (12851) on Sep 06, 2010.

www.playstation.com:
    War like you've never experienced it before.

    Call of Duty: World at War forces players to survive the final climactic days of a world at war to thwart the advance of Axis powers on multiple fronts from Europe to the Pacific – delivering the hallmark Call of Duty cinematic intensity on a worldwide scale.

    Play as a US Marine or Russian conscript across a variety of European and Pacific infantry, vehicle and airborne missions. An all new depth of WWII-era combat variety, from the tactics and weapons to the unique and varying locations that traverse the ruins of Western Europe all the way to the harsh, wetlands of Imperial Japan, immerses gamers in an epic struggle.

    “No One Fights Alone” takes on new meaning as players can complete the entire single player campaign with up to four players online or two players via split-screen (both online and offline).

    Call of Duty: World at War continues the addictive multiplayer action, adding vehicles to the highly successful Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare multiplayer and brings a new dimension to Call of Duty online warfare.

    • Confront new and ruthless enemies across the Pacific and European battlefields in the final days of WWII
    • Jump in to enhanced infantry and vehicle-based multiplayer action
    • Harness the power of the online four-player Co-op Campaign Mode

    Contributed by havoc of smeg (12851) on May 19, 2010.

Back of Case - Playstation 3 (U.S.):

    WAR LIKE YOU'VE NEVER EXPERIENCED BEFORE

    Confront new and ruthless enemies across the Pacific and European battlefields in the final days of WWII. Jump into enhanced infantry and vehicle-based multiplayer action with persistent stats, upgradable weapons, and more Perks than ever before. Harness the power of the online four-player Co-Op Campaign Mode.

    "A must-own for fans of the series." - GamePro
    "Game of the Year." - FHM

    EXPERIENCE ALL NEW 4-PLAYER CO-OP AND MORE OF THE ADDICTIVE CALL OF DUTY MULTIPLAYER ACTION

    Contributed by Big John WV (25282) on Aug 21, 2009.