Relive the Cold War in this famous game called Call of Duty: Black Ops. Revisit those times when Black Ops soldiers battle for their survival during the Cold War era. This game is based on real experiences of soldiers that feature a wide variety of settings such as snowbound mountains in the Soviet, jungles and urban places of Vietnam and Asia.
If you are into hardcore gaming, the Call of Duty: Black Ops is the one you need to have. If role-playing is your thing, Black Ops is your game. Black Ops is a first person character role play game that retains the essence of the classic COD game experience. Play the role of a member of the elite Special Forces unit engaging in covert warfare, classified operations, and explosive conflicts across the globe. This game ensures a constant flow and varied action with plenty of computer generated enemies to beat. It is a game characterized by stealth and tactical play aspects that allows you to play the role of a soldier. As a soldier you be fighting in several historical landmarks with the mission that Black Ops uphold. This game is actually an upgrade to the traditional Call of Duty tactical shooter gameplay that features new options that will fully enhance a player's ability. Extensive multiplayer options are featured in the game, with the visual eye candy of new vehicles and explosive new weapons.
Running for approximately 8 hours, Black Ops offer new challenges in multi-player modes and combat training with Wager Matches. Wager Matches allow you to bet your monies or points that was awarded upon leveling up in an upcoming match. If you finish in the top three of six participants, you'll be "in the money." Finish outside the top three and your buy-in is gone.
Call of Duty: Black Ops is the seventh installment of the Call of Duty series and a follow-up to the 2009 bestseller Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. The game depicts the typical live fire conflicts of the Cold War era. It features diverse variety of play settings that range from urban air and ground combat in SE Asia to snow combat in Soviet region. Jungle combats are also incorporated in the game. More features are introduced in the game such as co-op, versus and team-based multiplayer options, new vehicles like the SR-71 Blackbird and lethal weapons such as explosive-tipped crossbows.
Expected to flood market stalls in November 9, 2010, the Call of Duty: Black Ops game is developed by Treyarch and is published by Activision. Experience the life of a soldier in battle right in your PC, Xbox 360, and PlayStation. Recently, it is also compatible with your Nintendo Wii or in your Nintendo DS.
It is worth to note that Metallica, a famous rock-band in the music industry has partnered with Activision to raise funds for soldiers and has headlined the Black Ops on its launching event. During the launching event, Metallica has raised about $1 million for The Call of Duty Endowment. This is a non-profit corporation founded by Activision Blizzard that assists soldiers to get back on track and guide them to the transition to civilian life.