New details about the upcoming, long-rumoured
As reported by The Verge, internal emails publicly released as part of the ongoing case include references to the NG Switch (likely standing for ‘New Generation’), which will figure into Activision’s plans for Call of Duty in future. One email, labelled ‘NG Switch Draft.pdf’ provides a significant breakdown of the upcoming console, which is said to sport similar performance to the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 generation of consoles.
The email is heavily redacted, by the following details can be read:
“Given the closer alignment to Gen8 platforms in terms of performance and our previous offerings on PS4 / Xbox One, it is reasonable to assume we could make something compelling for the NG Switch as well. It would be helpful to secure early access to development hardware prototypes and prove that out nice and early.”
Activision executives including CEO Bobby Kotick were reportedly briefed on this console, before meeting with
As The Verge points out, Kotick previously spoke about the potential for bringing Call of Duty to
Given the internal emails revealed, it’s fair to assume the
For now, these are the only firm details revealed about the