Call of Duty: Black Ops 2

PC, PS3, XB360, WIIU / Action / Release: Nov 13, 2012 / ESRB: M

Call of Duty 2013 sales expected to fall short of Black Ops 2

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 07, 2013 3:00pm PST

This year's Call of Duty game is expected to fall short of the lofty sales figures of Black Ops 2. While little is known about Call of Duty 10, Activision Publishing CEO Eric Hirshberg told investors today that the game will be shipping Q4 this year.


Black Ops 2 'Revolution' DLC trailer takes over your life

By Steve Watts, Jan 23, 2013 9:30am PST

Activision released a new trailer for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2's "Revolution" downloadable content, in which it promises to take care of all the things you'll abandon while you play the new maps.


Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 most-played Xbox 360 game in 2012

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 23, 2013 9:00am PST

To tie 2012 up all nice with a bow before burying it in the woods out back, Microsoft has revealed the most popular Xbox Live, Xbox Live Arcade, Xbox Live Indie Games, and Games for Windows Live titles from that dead year, dead dead dead dead. Unsurprisingly, Call of Duty: B...


Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 DLC season begins next week on PS3 and PC

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 14, 2013 2:30pm PST

Huzzah! In case that extra $50 you had in your wallet was weighing you down, PC and PS3 gamers will finally be able to cast away such burden by buying a DLC season pass for Black Ops 2 next week.


Video: Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 'Revolution' DLC is official

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 08, 2013 12:50pm PST

Activision has officially announced the "Revolution" add-on for Black Ops 2, which adds four new multiplayer maps, one new zombie map, a new zombie game mode, and a new weapon.


Rumor: Black Ops 2 'Revolution' pack coming January 29

By Steve Watts, Jan 02, 2013 7:30am PST

A purportedly leaked promotional image for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 claims that a "Revolution" DLC pack is coming January 29, complete with five new maps.


Nuketown Zombies hits Black Ops 2 for Xbox season pass holders

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 12, 2012 12:45pm PST

Here in modern times, we have realised that the best way to release DLC is to stagger it in multiple tiers according to platform, premium membership, eye colour, and name. So, Xbox 360 owners of Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 with a DLC season pass, you may now download the Nuket...


Black Ops 2 update to reenable Theater Mode

By Steve Watts, Dec 06, 2012 4:50pm PST

We've heard a few details of upcoming title update changes to Black Ops 2, including the reinstatement of Theater Mode, and a raise to UAV requirements.


Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 beats MW3 to $1 billion

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 05, 2012 6:00am PST

Now, really, the correct way to look at the latest annual Call of Duty setting record sales every year is that video games are becoming a greater part of mainstream culture, making them more acceptable. So, really, you should be glad that Activision today announced that, on ...


How the Black Ops 2 live-action 'Surprise' trailer was made

By John Keefer, Nov 27, 2012 2:45pm PST

Yeah, Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 is already out, and doing incredibly well in sales already, but that hasn't stopped Activision from dropping a new video on us, albeit a pretty good one. We get a behind-the-scenes look at how the live-action-trailer-turned-TV-spot was created...


Cod Blops 2 PC patch boosts FOV cap to 90

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 22, 2012 7:10am PST

If you play Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 on PC, there's a fair chance you've griped about not being able to set the field of view higher than 80 degrees. Good news! Treyarch has pushed out a PC patch which boosts that cap to 90, meaning it will feel less squeezed and weird on y...


Black Ops 2 patch squashes bugs on 360

By Steve Watts, Nov 21, 2012 9:30am PST

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 has gotten a title update on the Xbox 360 today, addressing a few pesky bugs on the system.


Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 redeploys Nuketown 2025 after upset

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 20, 2012 3:45pm PST

A nuclear testing town will never be the most stable of places, but Nuketown 2025 has had a right old time of things these past few days. Touted as a pre-order bonus for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, the revamp of classic Cod Blops map Nuketown was pulled from rotation yesterda...


Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 multiplayer review: same, but improved

By Devin Connors, Nov 19, 2012 12:00pm PST

If you're a fan of the established Call of Duty multiplayer experience, Black Ops 2 takes everything you enjoy and improves upon it. But if the franchise has left you sour in the past, Black Ops 2 doesn't offer enough to make you want to jump back in.


Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 launch day sales top last year's, again

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 16, 2012 6:45am PST

Activision has gone over the launch-day figures for the latest Call of Duty game and once again declared the latest instalment the biggest-selling yet. Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 sold-through an estimated $500 million, according to data from market research firm Chart-Track a...