57w ago - Activision Social Media Manager Dan Amrich has shared details today from Infinity Ward on the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (MW3) Content Collection 1 and Double XP below!
To quote: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Content Collection 1 arrives in the PlayStation Store today, and it brings with it a whole weekend of double XP.
This is the biggest DLC collection in franchise history, offering four multiplayer/Survival mode maps - Piazza, Liberation, Overwatch, and Black Box - as well as two all-new Special Ops missions, Black Ice and Negotiator.
That kind of content doesn't just make itself, so I asked Mark Rubin, Executive Producer at Infinity Ward, for some insight into how the studio approaches making add-on content for MW3.
Dan Amrich: Everybody has different tastes in maps. When you put together a collection, are you trying to please different groups of fans with specific maps, or do you try to make every map have something for everyone in it?
Mark Rubin: Any map can come up at any time in any game mode, so we never want to make a map that leaves players thinking "this isn't for me."
Even when we design a map like Liberation, which snipers enjoy with its long sight-lines, we still create areas for players who enjoy, say,...