It took months of slowly encroaching zombies and a gigantic nuclear blast to get to this point, but Call of Duty: Warzone’s revamped map, Verdansk ’84, is finally upon us. The map update turns back the clock on the original map almost 40 years to align with the narrative of Black Ops – Cold War following the nuclear destruction of Verdansk in the present.
It’s springtime in Verdansk ’84. The region’s muted midday greys have been traded for an early morning burnt orange with more vibrant vegetation and buildings that finally don’t mind sporting a bit of color. Don’t get it wrong, though—even this colorful reimagining of Verdansk is still an arid wasteland compared to Fortnite’s heavily saturated worlds (this is still Call of Duty)….