Activision has gone and revealed that yes, the next Call of Duty is being developed by Sledgehammer Games and that it is indeed Call of Duty: WWII.
— Call of Duty (@CallofDuty) April 21, 2017
Given the success of Battlefield One, it makes sense to see something similar from the biggest competitor. As the last few titles have gone far into the future, reeling it back into the past is a wise move, the contrast alone worth it.
We’ll learn more April 26, when the official reveal goes live at 1PM EST.