BCM215 Contextual Blog – Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare

Maddy Hawkins

Introduction

If there is a single video game genre that has become the most popular worldwide amongst teens and adults it has to be the First-person shooter (Fsp). First-person shooter games are becoming the fastest-growing segment of the entertainment industry accumulating over 11% of overall sales (Weber et al. 2009, p.1017). What draws players to these types of games is that there is no on-screen avatar, you are the eyes and the controller is the weapon. First-person shooter games are designed to engage players in virtual activities that incorporate sound and vision to closely create a sense of being (Weber et al. 2009, p.1017).

Ideation & Concept

Call of duty 4: modern warfare is a 2007 first-person shooter video game developed by Infinity Ward and published by Activism. The game breaks away from the typical WWII setting of previous entries and is instead set in…

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