Call of Duty is one of the most storied franchises in first-person shooter history, with the legends surrounding the game being filled with everything from originality to betrayal to reinvention and so much more. That being said, it's time for a history lesson.
You can't call yourself a Call of Duty fan until you know where your favorite franchise found its humble beginnings. In this case, the franchise started with a military shooter by the name of...Call of Duty. From there, we were given Call of Duty 2, Call of Duty 3 and a handful of expansion packs. Call of Duty was a massive success in its own right, but it wasn't until Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare that it reached the meteoric peaks that Activision is currently reaping the benefits of.
In the video above - part 1 of a projected two-part video - our own CrazyPenguin tells us the story of how Call of Duty found its legs. Check it out above and be sure to subscribe to us on YouTube for more amazing FPS content every day!