Call of Duty: Black Ops

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

Call of Duty: Black Ops on Pace to Set GameStop Pre-order Record

By Garnett Lee, Oct 08, 2010 4:00pm PDT

With four full weeks remaining until its November 9 release, Call of Duty: Black Ops is on pace to set a new record for pre-orders at GameStop. SVP...

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"Who would buy another Crap of Dookey game since that Meganoob Whorehouse sequel? No CoD game is ..."

- DaCommando332 see all 46 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops Supports 3D on PS3, 360, PC

By Garnett Lee, Oct 05, 2010 5:00am PDT

With competing games like Killzone 3 and Crysis 2 having already shown off their 3D implementation, it doesn't come as a shock to learn that...

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"3D, great, whatever. PLEASE allow switching FOV to something sane like 90."

- flasher 907 see all 22 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops Trailer Shows Customization

By Brian Leahy, Oct 01, 2010 1:20pm PDT

Call of Duty: Black Ops will feature a lot of customization along with an all-new, in-game currency system for purchasing guns, killstreaks, perks, emblems, red dot sights, and just about anything in the game. This trailer shows off some of the stuf

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"I've always been annoyed at this series for the lack of female combatants... but now that ..."

- tehwalrus see all 49 comments

Zombies Returning in Call of Duty: Black Ops [Update: Confirmed]

By Brian Leahy, Sep 28, 2010 2:20pm PDT

[Update: September 29, 09:39] "Taking the wraps off one of the most anticipated features and worst kept secrets," Treyarch has formally announced...

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"well no matter if its a communist or a nazi, it will be great becuase i remember the good ol ..."

- dynaben see all 24 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops Dedicated Server Support is Rental Only

By Brian Leahy, Sep 13, 2010 2:20pm PDT

Treyarch had promised dedicated server support for the PC version of Call of Duty: Black Ops, but I'm guessing the masses aren't going to be happy...

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""As it turns out, Black Ops multiplayer games will be run through a single licensed server ..."

- landaishan see all 58 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops Multiplayer Hands-on Preview

By Brian Leahy, Sep 03, 2010 11:50am PDT

Earlier this week, we were invited to see the reveal of multiplayer for Treyarch's Call of Duty: Black Ops, which largely piggybacks off of Infinity Ward's Modern Warfare 2 featureset. Trey

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"It sounds great until all the hackers from MW2 move over, so it's not like this game is worth ..."

- DaCommando332 see all 52 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops Multiplayer Gets Currency, Wagers, Bots, and More

By Brian Leahy, Sep 02, 2010 2:45am PDT

At last night's Call of Duty: Black Ops Multiplayer Reveal event, it became clear that developer Treyarch is putting a lot into the next online Call of Duty. Players will now unlo

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"withoout dedicated server this game will be shit just like mw2"

- starscreamthe1 see all 69 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops Getting Post-Launch PC Mod Tools

By Xav de Matos, Aug 24, 2010 8:35am PDT

It looks like Treyarch is doing anything it can to ensure its upcoming title is welcomed with open arms by the PC community. Treyarch's Cesar...

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"doesn't it seem this game is shaping up to be what we expected from Modern Warfare 2?.... maybe ..."

- megreedy see all 58 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops Hands-on Preview

By Xav de Matos, Aug 18, 2010 2:10pm PDT

Shacknews got our best look yet at Call of Duty: Black Ops at Microsoft's X10 event in Toronto. Although we've seen pieces of the levels shown here in the past, today was the first time we've had

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Call of Duty: Black Ops Console-Only 'Prestige Edition' Packs Video-Transmitting RC Car

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 12, 2010 9:00am PDT

Call of Duty: Black Ops publis

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"Would have bought it for PC... Ah well, just another game to wait for till it drops to $39.99 ..."

- darthfusion see all 34 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops Multiplayer Video Teases Video Editing, RC Cars

By Xav de Matos, Aug 09, 2010 1:00pm PDT

A teaser trailer featuring the multiplayer component of Call of Duty: Black Ops showcases a few additions to the franchise's popular online experience. Taking a page out of Halo 3'

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"I am still praying a bonus mode like Zombis Nazis will be unveiled... (praying hard, praying hard)"

- excessus see all 85 comments

Activison Enlists Nintendo DS for 'Companion' Call of Duty: Black Ops Title

By Xav de Matos, Jul 28, 2010 12:00pm PDT

When CIA-backed operatives dive onto PC and consoles in Call of Duty: Black Ops this November, a "companion" title on the Nintendo DS will land...

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"The graphics actually look good for a DS game. Wonder what they could manage to do on a PSP."

- matrices see all 7 comments

New Call of Duty: Black Ops Screens Show Jungle, Snow

By Brian Leahy, Jul 02, 2010 2:00pm PDT

Treyarch's Call of Duty: Black Ops looks good. I was impressed with the game's graphics and environments back before E3 and these new screenshots...

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"I'm hoping this will be more akin to CoD4 than MW2...if its more in the vein of CoD4 then I'll ..."

- Vorlonesque see all 18 comments

Activision and Microsoft Partner for Xbox 360-First Call of Duty DLC for Next Three Years

By Brian Leahy, Jun 14, 2010 10:47am PDT

Microsoft senior vice president Don Mattrick has announced that the company and Activision have partnered for the next three years to bring Call of...

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"Comments like those below illustrate why, although the PC is my favorite platform, I will never ..."

- maxwell97 see all 42 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops First Look Preview

By Brian Leahy, May 28, 2010 9:00am PDT

Last week, at a pre-E3 event, Activision showed members of the pres

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