In this world, there are few constants. One of them is that every year Activision will be calling us once again for some kind of duty. Since blasting onto desktops in 2003, Call of Duty has defined the modern shooter, for better or worse. With today’s release of Black Ops III, we thought we’d take a look back and determine which games truly live up to the legacy, from mobile phone ports and botched handheld games to the WWII and modern games, and even into the future of warfare.
Here’s our rankings of every Call of Duty game.