Call of Duty: Black Ops

About

Call of Duty: Black Ops is a first-person shooter, a seventh installment in the series altogether and a sequel to Call of Duty: World at War. The game takes place during the Cold War and shows different historical periods of it.
The main character is a CIA agent, set out on different classified missions and tasked with eliminating enemies if needed. The story in the game is complicated, featuring characters from the previous games, and historical figures like JFK and Fidel Castro. Despite its emphasis on the scenario and real-world plausibility, Black Ops doesn’t lack in gameplay terms, as the combat system is, as established in series, extensive and realistic. The graphics are made for the player’s highest level of entertainment, with massive special effects and excellent quality of every detail.
Call of Duty: Black Ops features a trademark multiplayer system, with different game modes, competitive play, and cooperative maps. The players can earn ranks for their performance, unlock new customizable weapons and different perks for use in the upcoming battles.

Release Date

Nov 09, 2010

Rating

Achievements Count

209

DLCs

7

Games in Series

27

ESRB

Mature 17+: Blood and Gore, Intense Violence, Strong Language

System Requirements

  • CPU: Intel® Core™2 Duo E6600 or AMD Phenom™ X3 8750 or better
  • GPU: Shader 3.0 or better 256MB NVIDIA® GeForce® 8600GT / ATI Radeon® X1950Pro or better
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • HDD: 12GB

Interesting Facts

  • Set in the 1960s during the Cold War, the game’s campaign follows CIA operative Alex Mason as he attempts to recall certain memories of combat to locate a numbers station.
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops differs from most previous installments, which would involve a usual three-country campaign while Call of Duty: Black Ops features two playable countries (Russia and the USA), but only has an American campaign.
  • The online multiplayer mode of Black Ops usually revolves around two teams on a specific mission.
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops features the return of Zombies from Call of Duty: World at War. Zombie Mode can be played solo, split-screen, and online with up to four players.
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops contains fifteen single player levels.
  • Black Ops takes place between 1961 and 1968 during both the Cold War and the Vietnam War.

Mod Support

Yes

Cheats support

Yes

Split-Screen

Yes

Number of maps

14

Third Person or First Person

First person

Game Engine

IW 3.0

Protagonist sex

Male

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