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Every mainline Call of Duty game ranked from worst to best

All of the main Call of Duty games that you remember, ranked from the very worst, to the very best
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Call of Duty is the premier shooter, the defining console FPS experience. Love it or hate it, this is what peak performance looks like: army men aiming down sights. Call of Duty became so popular that FPS titles that didn’t at least attempt to replicate COD’s controls and sensibilities were rejected by a lot of players in days of the Xbox 360 and PS3 – it’s not hyperbole, this series made a dramatic impact on the gaming landscape of that era, and you can still see its influence in popular shooters to this day.

Call of Duty is still absurdly popular, even if more people talk about with a hint of nostalgia these days – or maybe I’m just showing my age with that one. Call of Duty: Warzone and the reboot of the Modern Warfare series is bringing the franchise into a bold new era, and with that, it’s time to look back at the mainline Call of Duty series – all 20 mainline games released thus far – and rank them from the very worst, to the very best. Keep in mind that, for most of these games, you simply had to be there at the time.