Activision cuts controversial Call of Duty character design after fierce backlash

Call of Duty Floof Fury character design
(Image credit: Activision)

New character skins pop up in Call of Duty all the time, and they're often, shall we say, interesting. From Godzilla to Snoop Dogg, we've seen plenty of familiar faces in recent months. But this latest character design is perhaps more familiar than Activision would like.

An artist has complained that the new 'Floof Fury' dog looks very similar to their own concept art. And, er, yeah. You know that 'they're the same picture' meme from The Office? That. Someone at Activision needs to check out our guide to character design, stat. 

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.