Infinity Ward and Activision, Inc. have confirmed the multiplayer beta of Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare will take place this August. The announcement was revealed last night as part of the Microsoft press briefing in Santa Monica, Calif., held on the eve of the E3 Media & Business Summit 2007.
The multiplayer beta will be for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and serve as the first chance for gamers to get their hands on the action-packed, community-oriented Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare multiplayer. Through the Xbox LIVE gaming and entertainment network, players will get to experience the party system and join in progress for matchmaking that’s as quick and fluid as the gameplay. Delivering innovations, including create a class, player ranking and the new perk system, Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare multiplayer delivers unlimited possibilities across new, detailed game environments and modes.
“This August gamers will get a sneak peek at what is going to be the best multiplayer game this fall,” says Grant Collier, Studio Head at Infinity Ward.