Activision discussed Call Of Duty: WWII during a Q&A for their 2017 Q2 finical results. They revealed that the feedback has been extremely positive and revealed that the reveal trailer for COD: WII was the most liked Call Of Duty trailer of all time on YouTube, the Zombies trailer for WWII was also the most liked zombies trailer on YouTube. They joked about how Call Of Duty was known for YouTube like/dislikes, which is reference to Infinite Warfare’s reveal trailer being one of the most disliked YouTube videos ever.
Activision called Call Of Duty WWII “the right game at the right time” and explained how they had received a lot of positive feedback from fans, and the critics. They also said that the return to boots on the ground has been welcomed.