Despite a handful of unverified rumors, Call of Duty has been confirmed to be continuing its yearly release cadence. Activision has revealed that the next entry is being developed for next-gen consoles and PC by Sledgehammer Games, the studio behind 2017's Call of Duty: WWII.
Toys for Bob, the makers of Crash Bandicoot 4, are now part of the multi-developer team responsible for Call of Duty: Warzone. What this means for the future of Crash, or the employees responsible for Crash Bandicoot 4, is unknown.
Microsoft is currently testing dropping Xbox Live Gold requirements for free-to-play games in the Xbox Insider program. There are some notable exceptions, right now, including Destiny 2 and Call of Duty: Warzone, that still need Xbox Live Gold. This should be fixed in a future update.
Call of Duty is one of the most popular FPS franchises, and Warzone ranks amongst the best battle royales, but the game has been rampant with cheaters since launch. The Call of Duty team has provided an update on their anti-cheat efforts.