Call of Duty Vanguard Rumored To Kick Off With a Trademark Mode

Published 09/16/2021, 12:02 PM EDT
Call of Duty’s next annual installment, Call of Duty: Vanguard


They’re back and they’re stronger than ever! Call of Duty Vanguard owners might be in for a treat; rumors suggest the title launches with a Zombie invasion. Since the game launches only a few days past Halloween, it was only natural to start by welcoming the walking-dead back.

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Although there has been no announcement since the recent confirmation of the dates and requirements for the beta tests, according to leakers, the Zombies will not be similar to their classic versions. The new Zombie mode will be an amalgamation of Call of Duty’s most popular modes: Outbreak, Onslaught, and Roundbased.

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Call of Duty Vanguard: What’s known about the new mode?

Call of Duty games will always be incomplete if they didn’t include the brain-eating monsters. Zombies have always been an integral part of the game. Featuring in almost every title of the series, debuting in 2008’s Call of Duty Black Ops.

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Recently, Microsoft announced Zombie mode’s return to Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War. The mode will be a part of the Season 6 update which reportedly launches at the end of Season 5, October 6, 2021.

As for Vanguard, since there’s no word from the developers, it is unclear if they will be a part of the storyline or just a gameplay feature. Well-renowned InforCoDES on Twitter leaked the plausible plans for the new mode. Keeping in line with the Zombie theme, the announcement will reportedly be made a week before Halloween, October 31, 2021. The mode will be available at the time of launch and will have enhanced versions of the zombies. Nothing like the classic ones players have battled before,the new mode will be a mixture of the three popular aforementioned modes.

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InfoCoDES also disclosed the launch date for the first round-based map, November 23, 2021.

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Call of Duty Vanguard comes out on November 5, 2021. The beta begins in two sets with the first (September 16 – 18) one limited to Xbox Live Gold members. Fortunately, the open beta is not too far away and starts right after the early access testing ends.

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Tanay Grover

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Tanay Grover, an eSports writer for EssentiallySports, is currently pursuing his Bachelors of Technology. Before finding his way into the world of eSports, he worked on Social Media management. An enthusiastic football player who never played any other game except FIFA, he found his calling when he started playing Valorant and Pokemon GO.

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