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Microsoft Reportedly Offered To Put COD On PS Plus

A new report suggests that Microsoft, likely in an effort to placate regulators, offered Sony the chance to put Call of Duty on its PlayStation Plus subscription service. Clearly, the addition of…

December 13, 2022 | 10:05 EST

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Microsoft Signs 10-Year Call Of Duty Deal With Nintendo

Microsoft has signed a 10-year deal with Nintendo to bring Call of Duty to the Japanese gaming giant's hardware. In addition, Phil Spencer has also confirmed that Call of Duty will continue to be…

December 7, 2022 | 09:30 EST

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Black Market Revamp Arrives

A Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Black Market revamp was announced by Treyarch, and you won't have to wait to see it in action — it arrived on November 5, 2019. A day to remember indeed! If you…

November 6, 2019 | 07:41 EST

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Call of Duty Blackout | The Royale Ep 1

In our first episode of The Royale, Chevy and Rutledge talk about Call of Duty: Black Ops 4's Blackout mode. This Call of Duty Battle Royale shouldn't be missed.

September 24, 2019 | 01:52 EDT

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Cash Ops 4 Breaks the Bank for Players, As Well as Their Spirits

When I started writing this piece, I wanted to push it out quickly because I was feeling frustrated.  But I decided to wait because Treyarch had announced a new update coming on June 25.  This update…

July 2, 2019 | 12:00 EDT

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Black Ops 4 Splitscreen Support Disabled Without Warning

Treyarch had quietly disabled Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 split-screen support in the last week. It took a while for people to notice, but they eventually did and were baffled — why would a core…

July 1, 2019 | 10:00 EDT

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You Can Now Play Blackout For Free (But Only for a Month)

You can now play Call of Duty: Black Ops 4's Blackout free on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. This free version will include pretty much everything in the game mode that paid players can have access…

April 3, 2019 | 04:09 EDT

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Black Ops 4 Loot Boxes Are Here And No One's Happy About It

After a protracted and convoluted rollout, including multiple in-game stores, tiered progressions, and microtransactions, the last of Black Ops 4's monetization is here. The final piece of the puzzle…

February 20, 2019 | 10:47 EST

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Operation Grand Heist Season of Content Coming To Black Ops 4

Treyarch has revealed the next wave of content coming to Call of Duty: Black Ops 4. Operation Grand Heist, which Treyarch is calling the start of "a new season of content, events, and updates in…

February 18, 2019 | 06:05 EST

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The First Round Of Black Ops Pass Content Is Now Live

The first major content update for Black Ops 4 is now live. Owners of the Black Ops Pass can expect to get two multiplayer maps, a star-studded Zombies map, and a new (cosmetic) Specialist in…

December 13, 2018 | 09:30 EST

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Absolute Zero Update Brings A New Specialist

The Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Absolute Zero update will be bringing a bunch of new content to the game. Among that new content is the game's first post-launch specialist who is appropriately named…

December 10, 2018 | 06:20 EST

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Battle Edition Splits Off Multiplayer and Battle Royale

A brand-new Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Battle Edition has been released and is now available for purchase, letting players get a more streamlined multiplayer experience at a cheaper price. Call of…

December 6, 2018 | 04:21 EST

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No Single Player? No Problem For Call Of Duty Black Ops 4 Sales

Sales of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 don't appear to have been damaged in the slightest by its lack of a single-player campaign. Developer Treyarch and publisher Activision opted not to include a…

November 23, 2018 | 09:36 EST

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Monetization Report

Call of Duty changes things up more than any game in the series has for a while. Black Ops 4 will be the first game in the popular shooter series to not include a traditional single-player campaign.…

November 17, 2018 | 12:00 EST

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Check Out The Re-Imagined Nuketown For Black Ops 4

Popular Call of Duty map Nuketown will be making a return to Black Ops 4, but not quite how you remember it. The map, which originated in the first Black Ops, will be getting a distinct overhaul. The…

November 13, 2018 | 05:28 EST

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Black Ops 4 QA Tester Speaks Out Against Poor Conditions After Being Fired

Last week, a thread appeared on the Call of Duty Zombies Subreddit from a disgruntled ex-Treyarch employee detailing the poor working conditions of the QA department. The thread has since been…

November 12, 2018 | 10:36 EST

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The Black Market Grind In Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Is Now Faster

Treyarch has issued an update to Black Ops 4's new tiered progression system to make it faster. The Black Market, which is time-limited and currently only available on PlayStation 4, allows players…

October 24, 2018 | 10:17 EDT

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[UPDATED] Call of Duty Black Ops 4 Multiplayer Server Response Time Cut By Two Thirds Since Beta

UPDATE 2 - October 24 Following player feedback about the server tick rate being lowered to 20hz across multiplayer and Blackout, Treyarch have issued an update that has increased the server send…

October 21, 2018 | 01:40 EDT

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Black Market Revealed

The Black Market is available on PlayStation 4 for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4. The in-game store is available first on PS4 and seven days later on Xbox One and PC. The Black Market will introduce…

October 19, 2018 | 03:55 EDT

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Call of Duty Black Ops 4 Premium Currency Hidden At Launch

Call of Duty has used COD points (Call of Duty points) as their premium currency for years now. Players have come to expect that every annual release in the series will allow you to purchase COD…

October 17, 2018 | 02:48 EDT

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Blackout Player Count Tweaked And Other Black Ops 4 Changes

An update for Black Ops 4 saw Treyarch messing around with the player count for Blackout, their battle royale mode. Quads now supports up to 88 players, while Duos fill feature 100 players as the new…

October 17, 2018 | 01:20 EDT

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Review - Change For The Better

With the fourth entry in the Black Ops series, Treyarch is shaking things up in some major ways. This is the first time we’ll see Call of Duty without a campaign, replaced instead with a topical…

October 17, 2018 | 12:30 EDT

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Requires Day One Patch To Play

Although Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 isn't going to have a single-player campaign for this yearly entry, it'll have the series' iconic multiplayer and zombies modes alongside the new battle royale…

October 8, 2018 | 09:45 EDT

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Black Ops 4 Free Post-Launch Content Announced

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 launches next month, but Treyarch are already planning much further ahead. They have announced their plans for content releases for the rest of the year. This content will…

September 20, 2018 | 03:35 EDT

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Black Ops 4 Blackout Player Count Raised To 100

The beta period for Black Ops 4's Blackout mode has ended. Before it came to an end, Treyarch extended it an extra two hours past its original closing time and increased the player count to 100. The…

September 17, 2018 | 04:59 EDT

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is the 2018 annual release in the Call of Duty series and is making a drastic change with dropping the campaign mode to add the new Blackout Battle Royale and further…

September 17, 2018 | 04:58 EDT

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Black Ops 4 Blackout Battle Royale Mode Will Support 80 Players At Launch

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 will be the first game in the series without a single-player campaign. Instead, Black Ops 4 will feature a Battle Royale mode called Blackout. The Blackout map will be made…

September 6, 2018 | 01:31 EDT

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Black Ops 4 Blackout Beta Dates Announced For PC and Xbox One

Treyarch has announced the PC and Xbox One starting dates for the Black Ops 4 Blackout beta. The beta will start on September 14 for people who have pre-ordered, four days after the PS4-exclusive…

August 22, 2018 | 07:59 EDT

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Black Ops 4 Is The Call Of Duty We Have All Been Waiting For

At this past E3 I was invited to a closed door event held by Activision to allow a select few people have hands on time with Black Ops 4 multiplayer. While I went into this with skepticism, I left…

June 26, 2018 | 01:30 EDT

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Reports: Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 to Feature No Campaign; Battle Royale Coming

According to a report from Polygon, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is slated to drop its single-player campaign, a feature that has been a staple of the franchise since its inception. Additionally,…

April 18, 2018 | 01:30 EDT