Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare


The fourth installment of the mainline Call of Duty franchise, Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare moves the timeline past the World War 2 setting of previous games. Released in 2007, Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare brings players of the popular first-person shooter into the battlefield trappings of modern combat, with the appropriate locations, weapons, and tactics of the 21st century. The single-player campaign mirrors current events, with players cast in the role of modern special forces dealing with the terrorist activities of an ultranationalist movement.

Plot and location

Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare has players primarily take on the roles of British SAS Sergeant John "Soap" MacTavish and Sergeant Paul Jackson of the Marine Corps Force Recon in the single-player campaign.


Other prominent characters the players can take control as the story progresses include SAS Captain John Price and Yasir Al-Fulani, the president of an unnamed country in the Middle East. There are also nameless characters for the players to control in the course of the storyline.

The single-player campaign will mainly take place in the Middle East and Russia, with the U.S. and British forces having to deal with a civil war and the terrorist activities of the Ultranationalists and their leader Imran Zakhaev.

Release Date

Nov 05, 2007


Games in Series



Mature 17+: Blood and Gore, Intense Violence, Strong Language

System Requirements

  • CPU: Pentium 4 2.4 GHz/ Athlon 64 2800+ (Intel & Athlon 1.8 GHz Dual Core or better)
  • GPU: NVIDIA Geforce 6600 or better or ATI Radeon 9800Pro or better
  • RAM: 512 MB (768 MB for Windows Vista)
  • HDD: 8 GB of free hard drive space

Mod Support


Cheats support




Number of maps


Third Person or First Person

First Person

Game Engine

IW 3.0

Protagonist sex


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