Call of Duty: Black Ops is a first-person shooter video game developed by Treyarch, published by Activision and released worldwide on November 9, 2010 for Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Wii consoles, with a separate version for Nintendo DS developed by n-Space.Announced on April 30, 2010, the game is the seventh installment of the Call of Duty series. It is also the first to be set in the Cold War and the fifth to be set in World War II. It is the third in the series to be developed by Treyarch, and is connected to the developer's Call of Duty: World at War
The player assumes the role of a foot soldier who can wield various firearms (only two of which can be carried at once), throw grenades and other explosives, and use other equipment as weapons. A player close enough to an enemy can kill with one knife blow. A character can take three stances: standing, crouching or prone. Each affects rate of movement, accuracy, and stealth. Is played in real time, so weapons, plans, etc.
I will only talk about the single player aspect as I did not have much time on the multiplayer portion. Somebody else mentioned the unfair ratings for medal of honor compared to Black Ops, I kind of agree with him but fi... Read Full Review
The COD series is the high quality standard among modern shooters. It's last games, Modern warfare 1 and 2, World at war and now Black ops, have all garnered critical acclaim and scores between 8 and 9. Yet for me at lea... Read Full Review