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News: Limited Edition Call Of Duty: Black Ops Edition Listed On US Retailer

Limited Edition Call Of Duty: Black Ops Edition Listed On US Retailer

If you're one of the remaining ten people that doesn't yet own a copy of Call Of Duty: Black Ops -- you're in luck

According to GameStop, a new bundle will be made available next week including the game and some DLC. No word on exactly what DLC will be included, but we're assuming it will be the first two packs currently available on the PlayStation Store. Activision's yet to officially confirm the..

News: So, Activision's Preparing Another Call Of Duty: Black Ops DLC Pack

So, Activision's Preparing Another Call Of Duty: Black Ops DLC Pack

Activision's officially announced a third DLC pack for Treyarch's Call Of Duty: Black Ops this afternoon

The pack, entitled "Annihilation", will launch first on XBOX 360 at the end of the month, and then later on PlayStation 3. It includes four new maps and a new co-operative zombie stage. One of the maps is a golf course, which is pretty awesome. Check out the trailer after the jump.

Rumour: Third Call Of Duty: Black Ops Map Pack Leaked

Third Call Of Duty: Black Ops Map Pack Leaked

Not had enough Call Of Duty: Black Ops yet? This supposed leaked leaflet from GameStop has your back, supposedly revealing a third DLC pack for Activision's blockbuster first-person shooter

Despite being a blurry image, the leaflet seems to reveal a number of new maps including: Hangar 18, Hazard, Drive-In, Silo, and a new co-operative zombies mission. Take this with a pinch of salt as it could be..

News: PushSquare Service Announcement: Call Of Duty's 'Escalation' Pack Is Available Now

PushSquare Service Announcement: Call Of Duty's 'Escalation' Pack Is Available Now

Calling all, erm, Call Of Duty: Black Ops players: Activision's just let us know that the "Escalation" DLC pack is now available from the PlayStation Store

The DLC boasts several new maps in addition to that special grindhouse co-op mode featuring performances from Sarah Michelle-Gellar and Danny Trejo. It will set you back $14.99. Go-go-go, soldier.

News: Call Of Duty: Elite Beta To Launch July 14th, Here's What You'll Get For Free

Call Of Duty: Elite Beta To Launch July 14th, Here's What You'll Get For Free

Now the dust has settled on Activision's Call Of Duty: Elite premium service, the publisher has posted a FAQ on its official website claiming that the new venture will be "the best free service on the market"

The firm added that "even haters can play for free". Cheeky Activision. Call Of Duty: Elite was announced last week amidst much fanfare. The Beachhead developed service will be..

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops' 'Escalation' DLC Comes To PlayStation Network On June 10th

Call Of Duty: Black Ops' 'Escalation' DLC Comes To PlayStation Network On June 10th

Activision's confirmed that Call Of Duty: Black Ops' "Escalation" DLC pack will launch on the PlayStation Network on June 10th

Escalation includes four new competitive multiplayer maps alongside the much lofted "Call Of The Dead" zombie stage. The grindhouse-inspired co-operative level includes performances from Sarah Michelle Gellar, Robert Englund, Michael Rooker and Danny Trejo. To..

News: Sony Confident Others Will Follow In Call Of Duty: Elite's Footsteps

Sony Confident Others Will Follow In Call Of Duty: Elite's Footsteps

While the rest of the Internet hits back at Activision's not-so-intriguing Call Of Duty: Elite subscription model, Sony's Rob Dyer has told the Wall Street Journal that he's "very confident" other developers will follow in Activision's footsteps

"There's money to be made there," he said, clarifying that very few franchise's could justify the model. <span>Call Of Duty: Elite brings..

News: The Internet's Getting Its Knickers In A Twist Over Call Of Duty: Elite

The Internet's Getting Its Knickers In A Twist Over Call Of Duty: Elite

News flash: Activision likes to make money

Call Of Duty: Elite is just another prong in Activision's automatic cash generation scheme. The long rumoured subscription service aims to bring social networking features to the world's most popular game. Problem is, it just doesn't look worth it yet. Officially announced this afternoon, Call Of Duty: Elite will be compatible with all COD titles post..

News: If You Still Haven't Purchased A PlayStation 3, This Call Of Duty: Black Ops Bundle Is A Reasonable Deal

If You Still Haven't Purchased A PlayStation 3, This Call Of Duty: Black Ops Bundle Is A Reasonable Deal

As previously rumoured, Sony has confirmed a limited edition Call Of Duty: Black Ops PlayStation 3 bundle for North America

The bundle — which costs $299.99 — includes a 160GB system, a copy of Call Of Duty: Black Ops and a download voucher for the First Strike content pack, which adds a bunch of multiplayer maps to the game. The bundle's due out on May 31st.

News: Treyarch Welcomes Back PlayStation Network With Call Of Duty: Black Ops Double XP Weekend

Treyarch Welcomes Back PlayStation Network With Call Of Duty: Black Ops Double XP Weekend

The PlayStation Network is back, and everything's slowly starting to get back to normal after the service was offline for just over three weeks

In order to welcome players back to the service, Treyarch is planning a double XP weekend for Call Of Duty: Black Ops on PlayStation 3. From tomorrow 18:00 (UK time) right through to Tuesday 18:00, players engaging in some multiplayer Call Of Duty: Black..

News: Sarah Michelle Gellar & Danny Trejo Star In Call Of Duty: Black Ops 'Escalation' DLC Pack

Sarah Michelle Gellar & Danny Trejo Star In Call Of Duty: Black Ops 'Escalation' DLC Pack

Treyarch's been keeping Call Of The Dead -- an additional zombie co-op map to be included with Call Of Duty: Black Ops' second DLC pack, Escalation -- pretty quiet

And this grindhouse inspired trailer reveals exactly why. You'll get a chance to play as a quarter of a zombie killing dream-team, with Danny Trejo, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Robert Englund and Michael Rooker all playabale characters..

News: Take A Tour Of Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Second Expansion Pack

Take A Tour Of Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Second Expansion Pack

Activision's released a video walkthrough of the second DLC pack for Call Of Duty: Black Ops

The map-pack, entitled "Escalation", is due out on XBOX 360 next month. Unfortunately, PlayStation 3 owners will have to wait until later in the summer to get their hands on the additional content due to a contractual agreement with Microsoft. At least there's video footage to tide you over though..

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops 'Escalation' DLC Confirmed

Call Of Duty: Black Ops 'Escalation' DLC Confirmed

Activision has responded to retailer rumours, confirming that the next Call Of Duty: Black Ops map pack will be called "Escalation"

The DLC will boast five new maps: Convoy, Zoo, Stockpile, Hotel and a new co-op zombies stage. It'll launch on May 3rd for XBOX 360, but PlayStation 3 owners will have to wait until around June to get their hands on the new maps. That's due to an exclusive contract..

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops 'Escalation' DLC Revealed By Retailer

Call Of Duty: Black Ops 'Escalation' DLC Revealed By Retailer

Call Of Duty: Black Ops is set to get another slice of DLC later in the year, a retail mess-up has revealed

The news was leaked by an Australian branch of GAME, revealing five new maps: a zoo, a hotel, a convoy, a stockpile, and a new locale for the bemusingly popular zombies mode. No price was listed. The reveal noted a May release date, but seeing as Microsoft have the exclusive for all Call Of..

News: NPD Deems Guitar Hero 3 The Highest Grossing Game Of This Generation

NPD Deems Guitar Hero 3 The Highest Grossing Game Of This Generation

Call Of Duty: Black Ops might be the US' best selling game of all time according to units, but it is not the highest grossing one

That accolade belongs to another Activision title — Guitar Hero 3. According to NPD data (going back as far as 1995), the mainstream plastic instrument title is the highest-grossing game of "this generation". Of course, Black Ops is in second. In fact, say..

News: Activision States Call Of Duty: Black Ops Is The Biggest Selling PlayStation 3 Title Ever

Activision States Call Of Duty: Black Ops Is The Biggest Selling PlayStation 3 Title Ever

Activision has claimed that Call Of Duty: Black Ops is the highest selling PlayStation 3 title of all time, citing NPD, Chart-Track and GfK as sales source indications

While the publisher was keen to point out its achievement, no hard figures were actually given. Assuming the publisher's correct, Black Ops will have outsold Gran Turismo 5 (6.37 million copies) to take the top spot. The numbers..

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Easter Eggs Unlocked For President's Weekend

Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Easter Eggs Unlocked For President's Weekend

We're noticing a pattern

This President's Weekend must be a big deal. (Perhaps?) Not only is Uncharted 2 on board, but now Call Of Duty: Black Ops is deciding to celebrate too. Activision's decided to unlock two of Black Ops' hidden Easter Eggs for the weekend, including the Dead Ops Arcade game and the Presidential zombie fight unlocked at the end of the campaign. Of course, tuned in players will..

News: Activision Assemble Bleachhead Studio To Work On Call Of Duty's "Digital Platform"

Activision Assemble Bleachhead Studio To Work On Call Of Duty's "Digital Platform"

You didn't think Activision were going to quit flogging the Call Of Duty brand now that they've killed Guitar Hero did you? Absolutely not

As the publisher pointed out at a financial meeting last night, "about as many people have played Call Of Duty: Black Ops as there are members of Netflix". Naturally Activision wants to "sustain the online engagement and enjoyment" of the..

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops "First Strike" DLC Comes To PlayStation 3 Early Next Month

Call Of Duty: Black Ops "First Strike" DLC Comes To PlayStation 3 Early Next Month

Call Of Duty: Black Ops fans will pleased to know that Microsoft's timed-exclusive window for the game's "First Strike" DLC isn't particularly long

Activision's announced that the first set of maps will hit the PlayStation 3 on March 3rd. While we're sure the exclusivity period is a good marketing point for Microsoft, it seems crazy short in the scale of things.