Activision and Infinity Ward have confirmed: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is due out on November 8th, 2011. This is in contrast to a previously-rumored November 11th release date. The game will pickup after Modern Warfare 2 and deal with a series of strikes on Western powers by rogue military forces.
“Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is by far the most epic Call of Duty experience yet. The teams at Infinity Ward and Sledgehammer Games have worked tirelessly to create for the Call of Duty player a scale that is unimaginable with a level of polish and creativity that will push the genre forward,” said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing, Inc. “The passion and energy of our developers is reflected in everything about the title. From the innovative gameplay, to the cinematic intensity, to the most advanced multiplayer ever, Modern Warfare 3 will raise the bar for this already incredible franchise.”
Also be sure to checkout the game’s official reveal trailer.