Kevin Spacey to star in Call of Duty game

02/05/14

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The trailer for the next Call of Duty games features a sinister performance from US actor Kevin Spacey.

A full-length preview has been released on YouTube and shows the actor pacing around plush offices.

The game trailer, which is subtitled as Advanced Warfare, was originally set to be released on Sunday.

But publisher Activision and developer Sledgehammer Games posted it early after an online leak.

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Image caption Kevin Spacey's eye posted in a video clip on the official instagram account of Call of Duty

In the video storyline, The House of Cards star, features as the head of a private military corporation that has attacked the United States.

Earlier this week, there was also an Instagram teaser posted shortly before the full trailer was leaked.

In it Spacey speaks to the camera in an extreme close-up. "Power determines who is right," he says.

"I have the power, so I'm right.

The video closes with the Microsoft and Xbox One logos, followed by date the new Call of Duty game will be revealed.

The Call of Duty series began in 2003 on the PC and later expanded to consoles and handhelds.

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It remains one of the best-selling video game franchises in history.

The earlier series are set primarily in World War II, including Call of Duty, Call of Duty 2, and Call of Duty 3.

Beginning with Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, released in November 2007, the series shifted to either current or futuristic settings.

The next Call of Duty game will launch on 4 November 2014.

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