Call of Duty: Black Ops

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

Call of Duty: Black Ops 'best-selling' game of all time

By Xav de Matos, May 09, 2011 3:25pm PDT

Activision Blizzard has revealed that Call of Duty: Black Ops now holds the distinction of "best-selling game of all time" in the U.S. and Europe.

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Black Ops DLC redemption issues on Live

By Xav de Matos, May 03, 2011 6:00pm PDT

Xbox.com Support lists issues with redeeming Call of Duty: Black Ops 'Escalation Map Pack' codes from GameStop as well as ongoing issues with Modern Warfare 2 phishing scams.

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Shack Giveaway: Call of Duty: Black Ops 'Escalation Map Pack'

By Xav de Matos, May 03, 2011 12:00pm PDT

Shacknews, Activision, and Treyarch are teaming up to give away ten codes for the Call of Duty: Black Ops "Escalation Map Pack" downloadable content. Jump in to find out how you could win. (This giveaway has ended.)

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The video game release list of 5/2-5/8

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 30, 2011 11:00am PDT

MotorStorm Apocalypse, Mount & Blade: With Fire and Sword, and the Cod Blops 'Escalation' DLC are among next week's new releases.

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Bangai-O HD, Castlevania sale coming to XBLM

By Steve Watts, Apr 27, 2011 7:45am PDT

Outland and Bangai-O HD: Missile Fury are hitting XBLA, along with discounts on Risk: Factions, Banjo Kazooie, and Castlevania: Harmony of Despair. Plus, demos for Red Faction: Armageddon and Lego Pirates are slated for next week.

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Black Ops drafts George Romero, Sarah Michelle Gellar for DLC

By Steve Watts, Apr 26, 2011 3:30pm PDT

The Call of Duty: Black Ops 'Escalation' DLC will feature the voice talent of Robert Englund, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Michael Rooker, and Danny Trejo. George A. Romero will play himself.

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 'Escalation' DLC trailer and screens uncovered

By Xav de Matos, Apr 19, 2011 10:15am PDT

Treyarch has released the first screens and a 'behind-the-scenes' trailer featuring the upcoming Call of Duty: Black Ops map pack, dubbed "Escalation."

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March NPD: 3DS launch-o-rama

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 15, 2011 11:45am PDT

Sales-o-facts in NPD's first monthly report since the Nintendo 3DS launched include word that the handheld was out-sold by regular DSs.

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Call of Duty: Black Ops mod tools due in May

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 14, 2011 6:00am PDT

The promised Cod Blops PC modding tools are finally due to arrive in May, developer Treyarch has revealed.

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Black Ops 'Escalation' DLC confirmed, detailed

By Steve Watts, Apr 11, 2011 10:30am PDT

The Call of Duty: Black Ops "Escalation" downloadable content that was leaked last week has unsurprisingly been confirmed.

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Report: Flyer outs Black Ops 'Escalation' DLC

By Steve Watts, Apr 05, 2011 11:00am PDT

An advertisement from an Australian retailer has reportedly leaked the next bit of downloadable content for Call of Duty: Black Ops, Titled "Escalation."

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Guitar Hero III tops list of this generation's best selling games

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 25, 2011 6:15am PDT

The top ten highest-grossing retail titles of "this generation" have been ranked, a list dominated by Call of Duty and rhythm games.

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Steam voice quality boosted with Skype codec

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 22, 2011 12:30pm PDT

Valve has rolled out another boost to Steam's voice communication quality by switching to the codec used in Skype.

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 'First Strike' DLC coming to PC on March 25

By Xav de Matos, Mar 21, 2011 4:15pm PDT

Dust off your arsenal, PC gamers! The 'First Strike' map pack for Call of Duty: Black Ops is coming to the platform on March 25...

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February NPD: Black Ops sets sales record

By Steve Watts, Mar 11, 2011 9:30am PST

The NPD Group released its video game industry data for February 2011 last night, and this month's sales push Call of Duty: Black Ops into record territory.

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