Continuum Features Four New Multiplayer Maps, Including the
Re-Imagining of Modern Warfare® 2 Classic, Rust
New Zombies Co-Op Experience, “Shaolin Shuffle,” Brings the Funk,
Stars Actress Pam Grier set in 1970s New York
SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Continuum, the second DLC
Map Pack for 2016’s No. 1 top-selling console video game in the U.S.
(excluding hardware bundle sales), is available now on the PlayStation®
Network for the PlayStation®4. Published by Activision and
developed by Infinity Ward, Continuum delivers four new maps,
including the return of one of the most beloved maps from Modern
Warfare 2, Rust, re-imagined for today’s generation with an
ultramodern look. The new DLC pack also features “Shaolin Shuffle,”
as actress Pam Grier joins the cast in the new, 1970s New York-inspired
“With Continuum, the team has crafted each map with a distinct
feel and different style so that each match brings that immersive
gameplay and feeling of teamwork,” said Dave Stohl, Studio Head of
Infinity Ward. “Shaolin Shuffle takes our zombies co-op
experience creatively to a new level. Everything from the disco zombies
and character dialogue to the martial arts component is all about taking
players to a new and funky setting in another twisted horror film that
builds from the original storyline.”
Shaolin Shuffle, the next thrilling chapter of the Call of
Duty: Infinite Warfare zombies experience, features the return
of Willard Wyler, the mysterious movie director villain portrayed with
voice and likeness by Paul Reubens (Pee-wee’s Big Holiday, Gotham). This
time, Wyler has trapped the four protagonists inside a new horror film,
set in the unforgettable 1970s.
Players face all-new zombie enemies across a variety of disco-era New
York locations, including subways, flashy nightclubs and a martial arts
dojo headed up by the “Shaolin Sister,” played with voice and likeness
by Pam Grier (Jackie Brown, Foxy Brown). In addition to hallmark Call
of Duty action, Shaolin Shuffle introduces four unlockable
fighting styles, each with its own set of unique combat moves. Seth
Green (Robot Chicken, Austin Powers) as “the Punk Rocker;” Ike
Barinholtz (Neighbors, Suicide Squad) as “the Sleazebag;” Jay Pharoah
(Saturday Night Live, Ride Along) as “the Street Poet;” and Sasheer
Zamata (Saturday Night Live, Inside Amy Schumer) as “the Disco Chick,”
all return from the ongoing story in this all-new experience.
In addition to the Shaolin Shuffle, Continuum includes
four new multiplayer maps:
Turista – A plush spa and resort, Turista is nestled in the middle of
a giant skeleton of an ancient creature. With sniper spots scattered
across a majestic, central waterfall, Turista also boasts tight
interiors for fans of close-quartered combat and a three-lane design
that caters to a variety of play styles.
Scrap – Set in an abandoned junkyard on the Moon, Scrap features a
combination of extended sightlines and tactical pathways that reward
players who engage in both long and short-range combat.
Archive – Fast, frenetic action sets the pace in Archive, a
post-futurist art gallery where tight engagements contrast with open
exterior battlegrounds in this wide three-lane style map.
Excess – Perched atop a gilded penthouse in a sprawling future
metropolis, Excess is a small, circular map re-imagined from the
classic Modern Warfare 2 map, Rust, that retains the intense,
fast-paced combat from the original.
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Continuum DLC Map Pack is
available for a great value via the Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare
Season Pass, which can be purchased on its own or obtained as part of
the Legacy Pro or Digital Deluxe editions of the game. Season Pass gives
discounted access to all four Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare
DLC Map Packs released during 2017 (discount based on a Season Pass
suggested retail price of $49.99, and four individual DLC Map Packs at a
suggested retail price of $15 each). Upon purchase, Season Pass owners
also receive the three new base weapons released to date, as well as 10
Rare Supply Drops and 1,000 bonus Salvage Credits to craft new prototype
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare is published by Activision
Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc.
and developed by Infinity Ward. Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare
Continuum releases today, first for the PlayStation 4 computer
entertainment system, with other platforms to follow. The game is
rated M for Mature (Blood and Gore, Drug Reference, Intense Violence,
Strong Language, Suggestive Themes).
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