Modern Combat 5: Blackout for smartphones and tablets launching in the coming weeks

If you are into mobile gaming, then you might have played Modern Combat. The Modern Combat series in an action packed single-player game, which has been available on multiple platforms. The last game in the series, Modern Combat 4: Zero Hour was released over a year ago. So, a new game in the series has been due and Gameloft today has shared some details on the next game in the franchise, Modern Combat 5: Blackout.


The new game will be set in Venice and Italy at the start and then gradually move to other locations like Tokyo and more. Modern Combat 5: Blackout will feature some stunning visuals, if Gameloft is to be believed. You can check out the trailer released last year:

Modern Combat 5: Blackout will launch on smartphones and tablet in the coming weeks. Gameloft hasn’t revealed which platforms will get the game first and which will get it later but we should find out soon enough. That’s all we know as of now, you can check out the official word from Gameloft below. We’ll let you know, when the game finally lands on various platforms.

“Modern Combat 5: Blackout will once again take fans on an adventure across the globe, as the player engages in special counter-terrorism operations with the latest and most technologically advanced combat weaponry. The single-player campaign for MC5: Blackout consists of compact and dynamic missions that ratchet up the suspense of each action-packed moments. The development team wanted players to experience the story in a more intense and diverse way than ever before.

Like fans have seen in some of the earlier demos, the story will indeed begin in Venice, Italy where Phoenix, the main character of the game, is sent on a special operation to secure a transport of WMDs from a particularly well-armed terrorist group. From there the plot will take gamers on a globe-trotting adventure, including a particularly harrowing sequence in Tokyo where Phoenix has to fight amidst total anarchy while trying to convince his allies to accept an uncomfortable secret. By the end, players will have experienced a range of visually-stunning settings, and thrilling action-packed combat sequences.”