Input matchmaking is when the game detects the input device you're using - i. So if you're going to play Call of Duty: Modern Warfare solely on console, you'll only get matched with players who also play on console, and the same goes for PC. But don't worry: there's still a way to play with your friends who play on a different platform. If you and your PC-playing friend play on the same team, you'll both be put in a lobby with players using both controllers and a keyboard and mouse.
It is a remastered version of 's Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare. A standalone version was released for PlayStation 4 on June 27, , and for Xbox One and Windows the following month. Development began in early after a fan-made online petition requesting a Modern Warfare remaster was released. Activision enlisted Raven Software—who had assisted the development of past Call of Duty games' multiplayer modes—to develop Remastered , while original developer Infinity Ward supervised. Remastered features extensive graphical, rendering , and lighting enhancements, updated animations, remastered original sound effects as well as adding new, and offers numerous small improvements while retaining the original core gameplay. New multiplayer content and additional achievements and cheats are also included.
When the confusingly-named Call of Duty: Modern Warfare was unveiled a few days ago, one of the more exciting features announced along with the revamped engine was full console cross-play. As something only made possible by Sony's cross-play policy change in September , it's the first time we'll see true console cross-play in a Call of Duty title - but this left many wondering exactly how it would work. Thanks to a Forbes article and a tweet from an Infinity Ward dev, we now have an idea.
It had a good trailer. Cool, I suppose. But the real news was not about the meat of the game, but rather, specific Activision moves surrounding it. First, this will be the first Call of Duty not to have a season pass in ages, keeping the playerbase together more easily.