Call of Duty: Black Ops (2010)

Video Game  -  Action | Thriller | War  -  9 November 2010 (USA)
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The game starts with Mason strapped into an electric chair, being interrogated. Most of the missions are a series of flashbacks of moments that Mason recalls during the interrogation. ... See full summary »

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Frank Woods / Additional Voices (voice) (as James Burns)
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Joseph Bowman / Additional Voices (voice)
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Viktor Reznov / Dr. Clarke (voice)
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Alex Mason (voice)
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The game starts with Mason strapped into an electric chair, being interrogated. Most of the missions are a series of flashbacks of moments that Mason recalls during the interrogation. Throughout the campaign Mason keeps seeing numbers flash through his mind. Written by Jack

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Within 24 hours of going on sale, sold more than 5.6 million copies in the US and UK, breaking the record set by its predecessor Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 (2009) and making it the largest entertainment launch in history. See more »

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Nearly half of the weapons, such as the Steyr AUG, MP5, FAMAS, H&K G11, MAC-11, SPAS-12, CZ75, Galil, WA-2000, L69AW, Kiparis, and the PSG-1 are available in game long before they were actually made. See more »

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Victor Reznov: [after Mason destroys the underwater base] You did it Mason. You did what I could not.
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Different,but not necessarily bad
4 December 2010 | by See all my reviews

An awesome game.Singleplayer campaign is very fun and interesting,but it's not a COD style and that's probably why so many people don't like it.

In my opinion every Call Of Duty had a good story,especially first MW and it was always a good thing,of course.But this time they overdid it.In FPS,story should be there just so that the game doesn't get boring,but here you spend 50% of the time watching scripted events without actually participating.There are two whole missions where you don't even draw a weapon of any kind.

Don't get me wrong,like I said,the whole campaign is great,but it just doesn't feel like COD.Story has MUCH bigger role than in any of previous games and there are a lot more scripted events.

Multiplayer is well-balanced,one of the best so far,but there are lot of technical issues which will hopefully be corrected by future patches.

And finally,it's one hell of a game that took COD franchise in totally new direction.Good or bad,it's up to you to decide.

P.S. Forgive me if I made grammar mistakes,my English isn't exactly perfect.


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