Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 News

Surprise Call of Duty Black Ops 2 update sparks Black Ops 3 reveal

Surprise Call of Duty Black Ops 2 update sparks Black Ops 3 reveal

UPDATE: Set in "a dark, twisted future". Zombies mode confirmed.

UPDATE 10/04/2015: The recently-updated Call of Duty website has been data-mined and thus we have new information about Call of Duty: Black Ops 3.

As reported by CharlieIntel.com, an official description for Treyarch's upcoming shooter was discovered within the source code of the Call of Duty website.

It confirms Black Ops is set "a dark, twisted future" where "the lines are blurred between our own humanity and the technology we created to stay ahead". So, we're going sci-fi again.

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New Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 DLC Uprising has an Alcatraz Zombies map

UPDATE: New Mob of the Dead trailer shows Ray Liotta and Michael Madsen playing gangsters fighting zombies.

Update 2: Activision has released a trailer for Mob of the Dead, starring Ray Liotta, Michael Madsen, Joe Pantoliano and Chazz Palminteri as 1920s mobsters fighting zombies on Alcatraz. Get a load of its debut trailer below. It's the cat's meow!

UK chart: oh my COD

UPDATE: Black Ops 2 launch smaller than Black Ops, MW3 and MW2.

UPDATE 2: Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 sold fewer copies than 1.7 million in launch week in the UK.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 PS3 patch released

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 PS3 patch released

Fixes console lock-up issues - for some.

Activision has released a patch to combat the Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 system lock-ups some were experiencing on PlayStation 3.

These freezing issues were occurring in online play, specifically when entering a public multiplayer lobby.

Activision said yesterday that it was aware that some were still experiencing system lock-ups despite installing the patch “and we are doing everything we can to get to the bottom of it as quickly as possible”.

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First Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Nuketown 2025 map gameplay

Activision has released a video showing gameplay from the Nuketown 2025 map for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2.

Nuketown 2025 is Black Ops 2's version of Black Ops' popular Nuketown map. Its retro futuristic US nuclear test suburb aesthetics and happy go lucky mannequins are crammed into one of the smallest play spaces in the game.

To get the map you have to pre-order the game. Doing so also nets you a double XP weekend.

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Modern Warfare 4 leaked by Captain Price voice actor

UPDATE: Infinity Ward "We've not talked with any voice actors, so all news is speculation."

Update: Infinity Ward has denied meeting with Murray about Modern Warfare 4. "Interesting news today, but it's not true," said the developer on twitter. "We've not talked with any voice actors, so all news is speculation."

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 debuts Zombie mode gameplay

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 debuts Zombie mode gameplay

Tranzit and Grief modes revealed.

Last week Activision teased a zombie mode in Treyarch's upcoming Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, but now we can see it in action in the full trailer below.

The zombie multiplayer modes will be available for up to eight players, according to a report by Polygon.

In addition to the usual Survival mode - where you fend off waves of the undead - there will be two new modes, Tranzit and Grief.

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Every Wii U UK launch game listed

Every Wii U UK launch game listed

Just seven retail titles confirmed for launch day.

Update: Sonic & All Stars Racing Transformed has been added to this list.

Original Story: The Wii U will launch in the UK with just seven fully-fledged retail titles, Nintendo has announced, including FIFA 13, Rayman Legends, Mass Effect 3 and New Super Mario Bros. U.

Mini-game compilation Nintendo Land is one of that number - despite coming free with the more expensive Wii U Premium model.

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EGXTreyarch to present Black Ops 2 developer session at Eurogamer Expo

Call of Duty developer David Vonderhaar's talk entitled "Challenging Assumptions".

This s*** just got realer! Realer? More real. Corporeal. Manifest. Substantial. Etc. Yes, we're very pleased to reveal that at this year's Eurogamer Expo we will have Treyarch presenting a Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 developer session at 3pm on Friday 28th September.

Black Ops 2 trailer shows off multiplayer

A new trailer for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 - below - shows off the upcoming first-person shooter's multiplayer.

Being that Treyarch's sequel is the first Call of Duty to take place in the future, there's an array all new gadgets like mechs, transforming microwave emitters, controllable drones and peculiar qaud-propellered aerial crafts.

For more info, our Nick Cowen previewed Black Ops 2 and said, "it certainly looks more explosive than anything Treyarch has done before."

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Meet Persian Gulf Soldiers - the Iranian Call of Duty

Iranian marines versus Somali pirates in the Gulf of Aden.

Call of Duty, Medal of Honor, Battlefield - for years western military first-person shooters have featured US soldiers killing terrorists. Now, the Middle East is having a go at its own take on the genre.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 DLC exclusive to Xbox 360 first

All Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 DLC will arrive on Xbox 360 first, Microsoft exec Don Mattress has just confirmed.

The exclusivity deal follows similar agreements for previous Call of Duty titles.

A live gameplay demo of Black Ops 2, set in the near future, showcased an American city under siege from terrorists. The French president is pinned down, and you have to rescue him.

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 announced

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 announced

Set in 21st century Cold War. First images.

Activision has announced Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 for release on PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on 13th November.

The pre-order description on the official Call of Duty website reveals basic story details. Black Ops 2 is set in the near future, during a 21st century Cold War "where technology and weapons have converged to create a new generation of warfare".

The debut trailer is currently linked to but set to private on YouTube. Leaked images show the game's quadrotor, teased in videos released previously. There's box art too.

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