Call of Duty: Black Ops

PC, XB360, PS3, WII, DS, MAC / Action / Release: Nov 9, 2010 / ESRB: M

Call of Duty and Guitar Hero servers affected by Hurricane Sandy

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 30, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Activision has announced that online play for select Call of Duty and Guitar Hero titles will be problematic while data centers attempt to restore power post-Hurricane.


Call of Duty: Black Ops hits Mac this week

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 25, 2012 6:00am PDT

Mac gaming has come a long, long way over the past few years, but apparently not everyone has received the memo yet. While Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 is mere months away for launching on PC and consoles, the original Cod Blops from 2010 is only just making its way to shiny wh...


Black Ops Zombies now available Android-wide

By Steve Watts, Sep 07, 2012 12:30pm PDT

The Sony exclusivity deal is up, and now the Black Ops Zombies game for Android is available across all devices.


Black Ops Zombies now available for Android (sort of)

By Steve Watts, Aug 03, 2012 3:00pm PDT

Call of Duty: Black Ops Zombies has come to the Android marketplace, but Sony's Xperia S and Xperia Ion have a 30-day exclusivity period for the game.


Call of Duty DLC half-off, proceeds to benefit Call of Duty Endowment

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 03, 2012 2:30pm PDT

Starting today, all previously released DLC for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and Black Ops will be available for half-off.


Call of Duty: Black Ops coming to Mac

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 29, 2012 11:30am PDT

Sure, the rest of the world is waiting for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, but Mac gamers will finally be able to get their hands on the original Treyarch shooter later this year.


Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 coming November 13, retailer reveals

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 27, 2012 2:25pm PDT

This year's entry to the Call of Duty series will be Black Ops 2, a pre-order card spotted at Target reveals.


Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 evidence grows

By Steve Watts, Feb 17, 2012 11:30am PST

A product page for "Call of Duty: Black Ops 2" was spotted on Amazon France, adding more fuel to the speculation of Activision's next entry in the franchise.


Alleged hack sends police to Call of Duty player's house

By Steve Watts, Feb 15, 2012 11:30am PST

A teen was the victim of an unfortunate prank while playing Call of Duty: Black Ops, which brought police officers to his door after a false 911 call.


Report: Black Ops 2 domain re-acquired by Activision

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 09, 2012 8:15am PST

Activision could be working on a sequel to Black Ops. A new report reveals that Activision has managed to acquire the blackops2.com domain, and has transferred it to a brand protection company.


Xbox Live most-played of 2011 topped by Call of Duty: Black Ops

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 09, 2012 6:45am PST

The Call of Duty franchise occupies the three top spots in Microsoft's chart of the most-played games on Xbox Live in 2011. Charts for XBLA, XBLIG, and GFWL were also revealed.


Call of Duty: Black Ops Zombies app coming to iOS tomorrow

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 30, 2011 2:00pm PST

If Modern Warfare 3's lack of zombies has you feeling down, don't fret. Activision is releasing yet another zombie-centric Call of Duty game for iOS tomorrow.


Call of Duty Elite should be fixed by December 1

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 21, 2011 11:00am PST

Call of Duty Elite was swamped when it launched alongside Modern Warfare 3 this month, leaving most players unable to access the social service. It's still spotty, but Activision has now said that it intends to have everything up and running by December 1


Battlefield 3 climbs as Black Ops maintains top spot on Xbox Live

By Xav de Matos, Nov 09, 2011 5:30pm PST

After a full week of tracking the top Xbox Live activity, EA's Battlefield 3 has climbed to second place, snuggled between two titles in the Call of Duty franchise for the week of October 31.


How Call of Duty Elite plans on making you a better player

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 25, 2011 2:30pm PDT

A new video shows off the "Improve" features of Call of Duty Elite.