New Advanced Warfare Ascendance DLC Trailer Previews the Content

By   /   Mar 24, 2015

A launch trailer for Ascendance, the second DLC pack for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, has been released by Sledgehammer Games, and which shows us what exciting content it will bring to players this week.

Ascendance features four new maps that have all been “designed from the ground up for Exo abilities and the next chilling entry in the Exo Zombies experience.”

Perplex: Get vertical in Sydney as you fight to dominate this five-story modular apartment complex. Take the high ground or blast through the close-quarters interior in this small to medium sized map. Adapt your strategy mid-match when construction drones shift apartment modules, creating new routes and cover positions.

Site 244: An alien spacecraft has crash landed, spilling its mysterious cargo under the shadow of Mt. Rushmore, USA. This medium to large three-lane map allows for any style of gameplay, focusing combat through the space ship’s fuselage and around the debris-littered landscape. Use the map-based scorestreak to crack open an alien spore and instantly enhance your perks and exo abilities.

Climate: Fight your way through a futuristic man-made utopia in this lush, climate-controlled enclosure. In this small to medium sized circular map, land and water routes channel frenetic combat around the central island structure. Watch your step when the river water changes from an asset into a deadly bubbling obstacle.

Chop Shop: Think fast as you make your way through the black market exoskeleton industrial complex and engage in fast-paced shootouts in this medium sized, symmetrical map. Activate the map-based scorestreak to take control of an Advanced Repulsion Turret that radiates a deadly microwave EMP to help lock down key areas.

Additionally, it includes a new OHM directed energy light machine gun/shotgun hybrid, and a new Exo Grapple ability which allows players a faster way to reach new locations. Either that or you can use the all-new Grapple ability to simply take down enemy players.

Ascendance will arrive first for the Xbox One and Xbox 360 on March 31, and will then reach other platforms later. It is part of the game’s Season Pass.

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