Call of Duty: Black Ops

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

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


Walmart Launches Updated Video Game Online Store

By Brian Leahy, May 20, 2010 2:20pm PDT

Walmart has just launched Gamecenter (no relation to Shacknews parent company GameFly's mobile application GameCenter), an updated online...


"What a fucking joke. Ads within ads. "Price rollbacks" of $1.03. Like there aren't enough ..."

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 'Reveal Trailer' Released

By Chris Faylor, May 18, 2010 7:37pm PDT

Following up on the snippets of footage glimpsed in the teaser trailer for Call of Duty: Black Ops, publisher Activision has now released what it calls the "Reveal Trailer."


"siiiccck.... i'm way more excited about this then i ever was for MW2"

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Call of Duty: Black Ops PC Gets Dedicated Servers

By Chris Faylor, May 14, 2010 7:40am PDT

Though Infinity Ward did away with dedicated server support in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 PC, the feature will return in Call of Duty: Black...


"BAD NEWS for all true MPs Gamers out there again we all got shafted. Warcore Gaming | CoD ..."

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Call of Duty: Black Ops Confirmed for Wii; Set During Cold War and Includes 2-to-4 Player Co-Op

By Brian Leahy, May 11, 2010 8:00pm PDT

Eurogamer has confirmed with Activision that a Wii version of Treyarch's Call of Duty: Black Ops will be released alongside the PC, PlayStation 3,...


"is there gonna be Multiplayer?? btw... as I saw in the trailer, this is going to be something ..."

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Weekend Confirmed Episode 7

By Garnett Lee, May 07, 2010 12:00pm PDT

Alan Wake reviews hit the Net and we've got our spoiler-free full impressions to kickoff Whatcha Been Playin? Garnett, Brian, Jeff, and yes, Billy...


"I agree with you Garnett. Chromehounds is amazing Billy has no idea what he's talking about."

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Call of Duty: Black Ops Debut Trailer Arrives

By Chris Faylor, May 01, 2010 6:35am PDT

Following up on yesterday's announcement of Call of Duty: Black Ops, Activision and developer Treyarch have released the first trailer for the November 9-due shooter:


"Watched it and found nothing to impress me by a bunch of screens flashed before me, lame I say, ..."

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Call of Duty: Black Ops Announced, Due in November

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 30, 2010 4:19am PDT

Call of Duty: World at War developer Treyarch has announced that the latest entry in the long-running shooter series is named Call of Duty: Black...


"Get ready for another fail in the CoD series. 3 sucked, 5 sucked...here comes one moar."

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Transformers DLC Priced, Dated and Detailed

By Chris Faylor, Aug 20, 2009 10:53am PDT

Having already teased some of the new playable characters coming to the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 editions of Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen...


"How about getting us a better game with G1 instead of a DLC. It's a waste of time to put ..."

- getuse2it see all 8 comments

Transformers DLC Adds Soundwave, G1 Optimus

By Chris Faylor, Aug 03, 2009 9:53am PDT

Continuing the slow "roll out" of details regarding the first bit of downloadable content for Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, publisher...


"Too bad the game sucks ass, I'd love to play as G1 characters in a good Transformers game."

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Transformers DLC Adding More Robots, MP Maps

By Chris Faylor, Jul 15, 2009 9:36am PDT

Publisher Activision today revealed a summer-due downloadable content pack for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 editions of Luxoflux's Transformers:...


"Any of you guys like the PS2 Transformers game? I remember it being pretty good but it has been ..."

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Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Launch Trailer

By Chris Faylor, Jun 22, 2009 1:46pm PDT

With Michael Bay's undoubtedly explosion-filled Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen debuting in North American theaters this week, publisher Activision has released a launch trailer for the accompanying game, also expected to pack many explosions.


"Hopefully this is the first Transformer game that does not suck Gary Buseys' salty balls."

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Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Trailer Cautions That 'People Are Gonna Freak Out'

By Chris Faylor, May 19, 2009 2:55pm PDT

"I think the idea of games coming out of movies is a great addition to the movies themselves," says Robert Foxworth, the in-game and movie voice of Autobot Ratchet. "It's gonna be amazing when this game comes out, like, people are gonna freak o


"people are gonna freak out alright. they're gonna freak out because its going to much worse than ..."

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Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Trailer in Disguise

By Alice O'Connor, May 08, 2009 9:50am PDT

When is a trailer not a trailer? When it sneakily transforms into a second trailer mid-way through, giving you a look at the movie tie-in's...


"The special effects in the Transformer movies are extremely well done. Very high quality. I feel ..."

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Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Announced, First Trailer Released

By Nick Breckon, Feb 06, 2009 1:40pm PST

Activision today announced the game adaptation of the upcoming film sequel Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, with multiple versions of the title...


"Hopefully this sequel will be a little darker and a lot less glib than the first iteration. I ..."

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