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Call of Duty Zombies fans are wondering if Sledgehammer Games will bring the mode to Vanguard, and if so, what to expect from it.
After gamers were finally able to get a taste of Call of Duty: Vanguard multiplayer during the Open Beta, gamers were even more curious about the game’s other modes.
As we know from the reveal, Call of Duty: Vanguard will have a Campaign mode, which follows various characters on the world fronts of WWII.
Many have wondered if Vanguard would have its own Zombies Mode, and luckily we finally have some answers.
Call of Duty: Will Vanguard have zombies?
In Call of Duty blog post Announcing Vanguard, they gave fans a brief description of what they can expect from the game.
He says that not only is a campaign and multiplayer mode confirmed for the game, but a “Zombies crossover that expands the universeIs also mentioned. The blog also confirmed that the mode will intertwine with the zombies of Black Ops Cold War, which is great for those who enjoyed the Dark Aether story.
This makes a lot of sense, given that players have found clues and information in Black Ops Cold War Zombies that refer to the WWII era and a demonologist known as Krafft.
Vanguard Zombies will act as a precursor to Black Ops Cold War Zombies, with content available for the mode from the game’s launch on November 5.
Who will develop Vanguard Zombies?
Sledgehammer Games has officially stated that Vanguard Zombies will indeed be developed by Treyarch, the developers who initially brought the mode to the Call of Duty experience.
“We are delighted to announce a first crossover franchise as a Call of Duty: The Vanguard features an all-new Zombies game mode with development led by Treyarch Studios.
Many will love this, because while the Sledgehammer games provided a great experience in their zombie outlook in Call of Duty: WWII, there is no doubt that Treyarch has created the most memorable experiences for zombies.
Will Vanguard offer Outbreak?
While rumors have suggested that Vanguard Zombies won’t have a turn-based map for players at launch, there will still be content for players to enjoy.
The content that will be available at launch would be inspired by the Outbreak mode of Black Ops Cold War, with LeMW2Ghost claim that the mode will be as if “Outbreak, Onslaught and Roundbased had a baby”.
CoD Cards: Vanguard Zombies
No official information has yet been revealed regarding which maps players can expect to see in Vanguard Zombies mode. However, a leak indicated that the name of the first card was Ritual of the Dead.
It was also speculated that the Season 6 Zombies map for Black Ops Cold War would tie into the first Vanguard Zombies map, given that the new Call of Duty game will continue the story of Dark Aether.
We’ll continue to update this hub with all the latest information for Call of Duty: Vanguard Zombies when it’s revealed.
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Image credits: Activision / Sledgehammer Games / Treyarch