As Activision recently confirmed that it is bringing its popular battle royale to mobile devices, more and more information keeps surfacing about it. Here’s everything we know about the upcoming arrival of Warzone Mobile.
Since its launch in March 2020, Warzone has quickly attracted millions of players and since then, despite some downsides, its success remains undeniable. The popularity of battle royale is such that Activision immediately had the idea of bringing it to mobile.
If long months have passed without anything being confirmed, it has been done since March, during which Activision took advantage of the second anniversary of the battle royale to announce its arrival on mobile. Here’s everything we know about it.
When will Warzone Mobile be available?
At the time of this writing, we don’t have any official information on the release date of Warzone Mobile. Activision confirmed on March 10 that the game is in development, without indicating a release window.
Prior to the official announcement, some leaks had suggested a release as early as 2022. However, this is pure speculation.
New developers on the way
Along with the formalization of Warzone Mobile, Activision also said it will be recruiting new people to work on the project.
“From production roles to engineering, design, art, marketing and more, we’re looking for game creators, passionate fans, and truly great people to join our diverse team, inspired to bring fans the next world-class mobile gaming experience.”they announced.
We’re making Call of Duty® Warzone ™ for mobile! Apply today for exciting roles on the development and publishing teams!
More information here: https://t.co/3C39S1ITeI pic.twitter.com/J0rOw5W7eO
– Activision (@Activision) March 10, 2022
Activision brought together several major studios and teams to work on the project. Solid State Studios, Digital Legends, Beenox, Activision Shanghai and Demonware have teamed up to work on Warzone Mobile.
Warzone Mobile Closed Alpha – Aurora Project
Thanks to a recent post on the official website, we now know that Warzone Mobile’s official codename is Project Aurora. The article confirms that game development is ongoing and a Closed Alpha is in progress.
“The game is still under development and we are in the middle of our first game test for the Project Aurora Closed Alpha.”they said.
Unfortunately, players cannot register for the Alpha and will only be able to access this first version of Warzone Mobile via private invitations.
Warzone Mobile’s codename is “Project Aurora” and is currently in Closed Alpha.
The Call of Duty blog states that players cannot subscribe to the Closed Alpha, they will only be notified if they have been invited. It also says the content is not final / subject to change https://t.co/hzD0L4iFPW pic.twitter.com/6QoN9QSx4l
– CharlieIntel (@charlieINTEL) May 11, 2022
“The Closed Alpha is limited in size and with it we are just trying to start improving tweaks, stress testing games, identifying and fixing bugs, and gathering feedback and ideas on all aspects of the game as we go. that the new features become online “they explained to justify their choice.
Warzone Mobile leaks
While Activision hasn’t officially revealed which maps will enter Warzone, dataminer TheGhostOfHope has hinted that Verdansk will return.
Verdansk on Warzone Mobile is not the same Verdansk we played on PC / Console before. It is a mash up of some POIs and new POIs. It looks pretty cool.
– Hope (@TheGhostOfHope) March 14, 2022
He also stated that Warzone Mobile’s Verdansk would be an alternate version of the map, with a mix of some familiar POIs and new locations.
However, as always, as long as nothing has been confirmed, this information should be taken with a grain of salt.