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News: Fancy Grabbing Call Of Duty: Black Ops For 7.99?

Fancy Grabbing Call Of Duty: Black Ops For 7.99?

If you're in the UK, then you'll know that it's around this time of year when retailers fight over who can sell the biggest video games for the lowest prices

It looks like Call Of Duty: Black Ops is the game to spark pricing fisticuffs this year, with HMV offering the game for a lowly £7.99 when you trade in EA's Medal Of Honor. Considering Black Ops' RRP is a whopping £54.99, that's quite a..

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops Gets Censored In Japan

Call Of Duty: Black Ops Gets Censored In Japan

Square Enix -- who are bizarrely handling publishing duties on Call Of Duty: Black Ops in Japan -- have confirmed that certain elements of the localized first-person shooter will be cut in order for the title to see release

This includes Nazi references, as well as a particularly brutal interrogation scene. The game's due worldwide next week. Get hype.

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Launch Trailer Is Actually 101% AMAZING

Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Launch Trailer Is Actually 101% AMAZING

Well Treyarch, take your seat on the throne

Looks like you've earned your place in the Call Of Duty elite. We still need to actually, y'know, play Call Of Duty: Black Ops to make sure but, man, we don't think we've ever been this excited for a Call Of Duty game. Infinity Ward — certainly as we knew them — are gone, and it looks like it's time for Treyarch to take their place as the premium Call..

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Protagonist Actually Says Words

Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Protagonist Actually Says Words

Has a Call Of Duty protagonist ever talked? We're sure they have, but we can't think of particular instance

Sure, Soap ended up talking in Modern Warfare 2, but we don't think he ever said anything when he was the main character of Call Of Duty 4: Modern Warfare. Either way, as far as we can remember, Call Of Duty protagonists are pretty mute. Call Of Duty: Black Ops will change all that..

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops' "Gun Game" Multiplayer Playlist Looks Like A Ton Of Fun

Call Of Duty: Black Ops' "Gun Game" Multiplayer Playlist Looks Like A Ton Of Fun

In "Gun Game" - one of Call Of Duty: Black Ops' new multiplayer game types - every kill matters

Not for your precious KDR or XP statistics, but because every kill rewards you with a new weapon. This new footage which has leaked onto YouTube shows the new game-type in action, and it looks like a ton of fun. The player starts of with a pistol before moving up through the ranks and gradually unlocking..

News: Expect The Following From Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Multiplayer Component...

Expect The Following From Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Multiplayer Component...

InsideXBOX (we know, we know) recently got to head down to Treyarch to get a good look at Call Of Duty: Black Ops' multiplayer component -- despite the publication's affiliation with the "enemy", we thought you guys would appreciate the info too

There's plenty of footage in the trailer, including some background on design decisions and some welcome news regarding killstreaks. We still reckon this..

Rumour: Is This Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Zombie Component?

Is This Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Zombie Component?

Call Of Duty: Black Ops' zombie mode was only recently confirmed by Activision, but footage of the mode is already hitting the Internet

The ten minute video, embedded after the jump, appears to show someone playing a slice of the new game's zombie component. Given how much of this game is leaking right now, we're going to say it's real. Though it's hard to make out too much detail due to the grainy..

News: Grab This Call Of Duty: Black Ops Multiplayer Footage Before Activision Pull It

Grab This Call Of Duty: Black Ops Multiplayer Footage Before Activision Pull It

Call Of Duty: Black Ops isn't out for a few more weeks

As such, Activision want to keep the content a surprise. So YouTube videos of people playing the game don't go down to well with the PR folks over at Acti's head-office. As such, you should digest this footage as quickly as you can. Don't say we didn't warn you if a big "This content has been removed," pops up when you eagerly press..

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops Story Trailer Looks Mighty Inviting

Call Of Duty: Black Ops Story Trailer Looks Mighty Inviting

Guess what game is out today in America? EA's Medal Of Honor

Guess who's decided to release a story trailer for their own first-person shooter? Activision. Cue bombastic action and big guns in this Call Of Duty: Black Ops story trailer. We have a feeling this will be the best Call Of Duty campaign since Call Of Duty 4: Modern Warfare. Then again, it's going to seem amazing after the mess of Modern..

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops Pre-Orders Surpass Modern Warfare 2 At US Retailer GameStop

Call Of Duty: Black Ops Pre-Orders Surpass Modern Warfare 2 At US Retailer GameStop

GameStop's dropped the first hints of what we can expect sales-wise from Treyarch's Call Of Duty: Black Ops when it drops next month

The US retailer's reporting that pre-orders for the latest Call Of Duty have already out-stripped the previous game; with the big hype machine still to kick in. According to the chain's SVP Bob McKenzie the title has seen "all-time record reservations" and..

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops Boasts An Extra Dimension For Those With Compatible TVs

Call Of Duty: Black Ops Boasts An Extra Dimension For Those With Compatible TVs

Activision's announced that the upcoming Call Of Duty: Black Ops will launch with 3D television support for those with compatible home theater set-ups

The functionality will be available out of the box via an options screen. It's a neat little bonus for those with 3D TVs and a particularly surprising announcement (who though CoD would go 3D eh?). Going by the slew of hands-on impressions published..

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Multiplayer Customisation Looks Awesome

Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Multiplayer Customisation Looks Awesome

Treyarch are doing a lot with this year's Call Of Duty title

By incorporating currency and creation mechanics, players will be able to develop their own online identity when playing Call Of Duty: Black Ops — which is very exciting to us. In games of this kind, there's always the want to show off. Now you'll be able to do so with custom emblems, weapons, dots and character types.

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops Is Set To Get "New Zombie Experiences"

Call Of Duty: Black Ops Is Set To Get "New Zombie Experiences"

After numerous rumours, Treyarch's finally decided to lift the lid on Call Of Duty: Black Ops' zombie component

The studio describes the "anticipated feature" as one of COD's "worst kept secrets" — which is becoming a catch all for any announcement which gets leaked early. "Zombies have been such a hit with our community that we were committed to bringing brand new zombie..

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops Gets Body Parts Cut In Japan

Call Of Duty: Black Ops Gets Body Parts Cut In Japan

In Japan, you will not see parts of human beings been blown apart in Call Of Duty: Black Ops

That's because the game's been issued a CERO Z rating (think adults rating) with the "brutal or grotesque portrayal" of limbs removed. Boom. That's the end of that. Of course Japanese lurkers, it's worth noting that the PlayStation 3 is region free... You could import it. Yes.

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Co-Op Mode Is Still To Be Announced

Call Of Duty: Black Ops' Co-Op Mode Is Still To Be Announced

With the massive Call Of Duty: Black Ops multiplayer blow out last night, you might be forgiven for thinking that Activision's blown their load

They haven't — there's plenty more to announce according to developers Treyarch. One such element, is Call Of Duty: Black Ops' co-op mode. While we already know zombies will make an appearance in some manner, community manager Josh Olin was keen to stress..

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops Refreshes The FPS Multiplayer Component

Call Of Duty: Black Ops Refreshes The FPS Multiplayer Component

We can't help but get more and more excited about Call Of Duty: Black Ops

We were one of the first websites to put some serious backing behind Treyarch, and insist that they might actually outdo the good, but over-rated Modern Warfare 2. Going by the details coming out of last night's Black Ops multiplayer reveal, we couldn't feel more comfortable about our prediction. And that's because Treyarch..

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops Gets Multiple SKUs In Japan

Call Of Duty: Black Ops Gets Multiple SKUs In Japan

If you're Japanese and a fan of shooters, you might want to give Call Of Duty: Black Ops some consideration before you go out and order a copy

Square Enix, the game's publisher in Japan, have committed to two separate SKUs for the title. The first version - which will be available on November 18th - will be a simple sub-titled version of the Western game. The second version, however, won't arrive..

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops Gets Zombie Maps, Retailer Spills The Beans [UPDATED]

Call Of Duty: Black Ops Gets Zombie Maps, Retailer Spills The Beans [UPDATED]

Update @ 13:02: Treyarch's just confirmed on Twitter that Black Ops will indeed feature zombie co-op

The four maps included with the Hardened and Prestige editions of Black Ops are throw-backs to the original World At War zombie settings. Original story: Treyarch's been pretty tight-lipped about the return of their popular zombie horde mode in Call Of Duty: Black Ops. We know the game's going to..