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  • Blog Post: Manuel Noriega Call Of Duty Likeness Suit Dismissed

    The suit filed by former dictator of Panama Manuel Noriega against Activision over Call of Duty: Black Ops II has been dismissed. Noriega filed the suit earlier this year over the use of his likeness in the game. Noriega, who is serving a 20 year prison sentence in Panama for crimes committed while he... More
  • Blog Post: Former Dictator Manuel Noriega Sues Activision Over Black Ops II Appearance

    In Activision’s 2012 Call of Duty: Black Ops II , players encounter former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega a number of times during flashback missions. The now-imprisoned former leader has taken offense to his inclusion and is currently suing Activision. Noriega is suing for lost profits from... More
  • Blog Post: Steam Holiday Sale Day 9: Hitmen, Hobbits, And Hairdos

    After suffering some downtime earlier this week due to a game giveaway, Steam is trucking right along with the sales. Today offers a mix of recent AAA titles and indie gems. Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag - $44.99 (Regularly $59.99) Call of Duty: Black Ops II - $29.99 (Regularly $59.99) Don’t... More
  • Blog Post: Dota 2 And Black Ops II Headline Major League Gaming Fall Invitational This Weekend

    Major League Gaming is gearing up for a major event this weekend. The Fall Invitational will take place at Full Sail University in Florida, with Dota 2 and Black Ops II competitions beginning tomorrow. Tomorrow, you'll be able to catch Dignitas, Typical Mistakes (formerly Pretty Boy Swag), noM (formerly... More
  • Blog Post: Call Of Duty: Black Ops II Apocalypse DLC To PC And PS3 On September 26

    Call of Duty fans on PC and PS3 will finally have the most complete version of Black Ops II at the end of this month. The Apocalypse map pack will be out on September 26, 2013. The content (which is already available on Xbox Live), contains four new maps (Pod, Frost, Takeoff, and Dig), along with a new... More
  • Blog Post: Black Ops II's Apocalypse DLC Hitting Xbox 360 Tomorrow

    In case you forgot, Call of Duty: Black Ops II's final batch of DLC, Apocalypse, is hitting the Xbox 360 in a timed exclusive. To mark the event, Treyarch has released a new gameplay video featuring some of the highlights. The trailer doesn't provide an information overload, but instead shows... More
  • Blog Post: Call Of Duty: Black Ops 2 Origins Trailer Teases Giant Robots

    A trailer has appeared on Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 developer Treyarch's official YouTube page teasing something called "Origins" and it has a giant robot. It's unclear what "Origins" is. The official description on the YouTube video reads, "Every story has a beginning... More
  • Blog Post: Black Ops II's Vengeance DLC Coming To PC, PS3 In August

    Activision has revealed when PC and PS3 players can access the Vengeance DLC for Call of Duty: Black Ops II. Those players can check out the download's four multiplayer maps and new Zombies mode in August. More specifically, the content is coming to those platforms on August 1 for $14.99. Here's... More
  • Blog Post: Activision Asks Black Ops II Players To Vote On New Personalization Packs

    If you're the kind of Call of Duty player that likes to make your mark with style, you might be interested to know that Activision needs your help. At the end of March, the Personalization Packs were introduced, allowing players to tune up their weapon skins, reticles, and calling cards. This time... More
  • Blog Post: Call Of Duty Mob Of The Dead Soundtrack Offers Alternative To Zombie Moans

    We know there are gamers out there that only change the discs in their consoles once a year when the new Call of Duty arrives. But even those players need to do other things every once in a while. Now, Treyarch and Activision have a solution for bringing a piece of the experience with you. Today marks... More
  • Blog Post: Play Black Ops II's Uprising DLC In Peace

    Activision knows you're going to want to play Call of Duty: Blac Ops II's Uprising DLC when it comes out on April 16 on the Xbox 360. To do so, you're going to have to clear your schedule entirely. That's where The Replacers come in. This latest trailer for the DLC brings back the original... More
  • Blog Post: Rumor: Call of Duty: Black Ops II Uprising DLC Coming

    A rumor has surfaced purporting that this month Activision will release a Call of Duty: Black Ops II DLC called Uprising. Joystiq found a twitter post of promo material showing an April 16 release date for the DLC, which includes four new maps (Vertigo, Encore, Magma, and Studio), as well as a mode called... More
  • Blog Post: Microtransactions Heading To Call Of Duty: Black Ops II On Xbox 360

    Activision is adding optional "Micro Items" to the Xbox 360 version of Call of Duty: Black Ops II today that will allow players to further customize their multiplayer experience. More details will appear on the official Call of Duty: Black Ops II website later today, but for now you can look... More
  • Blog Post: Call of Duty: Black Ops II Revolution DLC Hits PC, PS3

    Second-class citizens of CoD Nation can now play the latest $15 map pack for the juggernaut first-person shooter. Third-class citizens (Wii U players) appear to be out of luck. The Revolution DLC pack includes four multiplayer maps: a Pakistani hydroelectric plant, a Venice Beach skate park, a French... More
  • Blog Post: Pakistan Bans Black Ops II And Medal Of Honor: Warfighter

    The All Pakistan CD, DVD, Audio Cassette Traders and Manufacturers Association (or APCDACTAMA for fans of awful acronyms) has banned one of last year's most popular shooters. They also banned Medal of Honor: Warfighter. It seems that APCDACTAMACABADA isn't fond of games that make Pakistan look... More
  • Blog Post: Nuketown Zombies Map Now Available to PS3/PC Season Pass Owners

    PlayStation 3 and PC owners can now blast their way through Black Ops II's Nuketown Zombies bonus map if they purchased the Black Ops II season pass. A new trailer shows players what to expect. The new map allows players to step into the bright yellow suits of the CDC to rid the unfortunately named... More
  • Blog Post: Call of Duty: Black Ops II's Revolution DLC Announced

    Update: Activision has announced the Revolution DLC, which contains four new multiplayer maps and the zombies map Die Rise. The DLC also includes the zombie mode Turned where zombie players hunt the lone human player. As was rumored below, it will cost $15 by itself, but is included in the Season Pass... More
  • Blog Post: Behind The Scenes Of Call Of Duty: Black Ops II's 'Surprise' Trailer

    Activision has released a behind the scenes video for this year's Call of Duty commercial that shows off the amount of work that went into its creation, and explains why film director Guy Ritchie decided to direct a television commercial. There are celebrities, explosions, horses, a woman getting... More
  • Blog Post: Call Of Duty: Black Ops II Gets Its First Patch On Xbox 360

    Pictured above: stuff breaking. Call of Duty: Black Ops II received its first patch on Xbox 360. It goes to to show that even games that make $500 million need a little help. The full patch notes won't release until tomorrow, but Treyarch design director David Vonderhaar said that the patch will... More
  • Blog Post: Black Ops 2 Sells $500 Million In First Day

    Activision has announced that its Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 has earned the company more than $500 million worldwide in the first 24 hours the game was made available. According to the company, that makes it the biggest entertainment launch of the year. "With first day sales of over half a billion... More
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