The Call of Duty: Modern Warfare alpha is currently live on PlayStation 4 and it’s pretty impressive, but one aspect of the game that’s sparked a vociferous debate revolves around what happens when you’re nearly dead.
When you’re close to death in Modern Warfare, Infinity Ward’s soft reboot of its famous first-person shooter franchise, your screen turns black and white. It’s a pretty dramatic switch and, for some, makes it easy to lose a target and fight back. It doesn’t help that the black and white effect feels like it lasts too long.
You can see the black and white screen effect clearly in the video below: