Black Ops: Escalation map pack revealed

Leaks are fun aren't they?! Especially when it's regarding a big hitting game like this one. Well, it seems there may be some truth behind this leak which comes straight from an Australian retailer, nicely named GAME. With a slip of the tongue, a certain release date for the second map pack may have been mentioned along with it's content. It's not been long since Call of … [Read more...]

Black Ops: First Strike dated for PC

Today, Call of Duty Black Ops developers Treyarch, dated and priced the First Strike downloadable content for the PC iteration of the game. On Friday, March 25th, the already released Xbox Live and PlayStation Network download will be available for PC gamers who want to extend their current multiplayer experience online. Four maps for your team deathmatch and capture the … [Read more...]

Baftas: Black Ops and Bad Company 2 win awards


On Wednesday 16th March, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (or Baftas for short) held their annual video games awards in London. Activision's Call of Duty Black Ops was one of two of the most nominated games, with the second being that of Assassin's Creed Brotherhood. Black Ops was nominated for half the available categories, but only managed to win GAME … [Read more...]

Black Ops: All time best seller


There is no denying that this was going to happen sooner or later with one of the Call of Duty titles. Black Ops however, has stolen the crown. Although actual February sales figures are unknown, Black Ops became the best selling game of all time in U.S. history, having sold 13.7 millions copies since the game was released on November 9 last year. The title had spent it's … [Read more...]

Black Ops: First Strike now on PSN

You've not had to wait that long you PlayStation people, so you should now be fully complete with the release of 5 new maps. Kowloon, Discovery, Berlin Wall and Stadium are the new, and fairly large multiplayer maps, with Ascension the also massive new zombies map. With Black Ops being the PS3's best selling title ever, this download should be picked up by all those … [Read more...]

Black Ops Demo available on Xbox 360 and PS3

Call of Duty: Black Ops has been available since 9th November. It's sold and made millions. But that is not enough for Treyarch nor Activision. Only today has Treyarch released a demo to further promote this mammoth of a game, on both Xbox Live and PlayStation Network. It's only a single-player campaign mission, but one of the finest. You start off in the cockpit of a … [Read more...]

Black Ops Zombie Mode – official soundtrack available…

You're probably spending any cash you have on the First Strike DLC today if you're an Xbox 360 owner, but while you're investing in Call of Duty, you can always pick up the Black Ops Zombies soundtrack, no matter which gaming platform you prefer. That's right, the original Treyarch compositions which accompany your battles against the undead are now available to purchase in … [Read more...]

CoD:Black Ops – now PC owners have theatre mode problems

The problems encountered by Playstation gamers looking to connect online in Call of Duty:Black Ops have long been known, but now it appears PC gamers are experiencing problems when attempting to connect to the Theatre Mode included in the game to view previous matches. Numerous owners of the PC version of the game have been experiencing connection errors when trying to … [Read more...]

CoD: Black Ops – Double XP weekend to celebrate First Strike DLC

Call of Duty: Black Ops First Strike

The eagerly-awaited First Strike Map Pack will be available to download on Xbox Live from tomorrow, February 1st, 2011, and to celebrate, both Xbox's MajorNelson and Treyarch Community Manager Josh Olin have confirmed that February 4-6th will be a weekend of double experience points. Due to a deal with Microsoft, the map pack will be available exclusively to Xbox gamers for … [Read more...]