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Call of Duty: Black Ops Countdown - Midnight Openings!

By November 8, 2010

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Less than 24 hours remain until the launch of Call of Duty: Black Ops. This year has seen it's share of big releases with Medal of Honor, Starcraft II, Fallout New Vegas, and Civilization V but this launch is being billed as the biggest and most anticipated of the year. Unlike last year with Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2, there has not been much controversy surrounding Call of Duty Black Ops, there's has been no debate over dedicated servers, multiplayer cap or bugs. What there has been plenty of though is leaks and spoilers including multiplayer zombies, Dead Ops Arcade, achievements, and more. Good thing is those spoilers shouldn't ruin the enjoyment of the game.

However will the launch exceed or even meet the success of Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2? Revealed in Activision's financial report from last week, they expect Call of Duty: Black Ops to sell about 20% less than Modern Warfare 2. Even so, major retailers such as Best Buy, Game Stop and Walmart plan late night and midnight openings tonight so gamers can get their hands on the game as soon as possible. You can use the Midnight Openings Store Locator to find a store near you. Will you be one of those head out at 11:45pm tonight?

Comments
November 8, 2010 at 3:17 pm
(1) nathaniel says:

i can’t wait until i get black ops so i can play nazi zombies

November 8, 2010 at 8:07 pm
(2) Unknown says:

Can’t wait. And uh dude…its not gonna be Nazi Zombies in Black ops, yeah there’s zombies but I don’t think their gonna be Nazi’s.

November 8, 2010 at 9:42 pm
(3) Ryan says:

one level is nazi zombies, then the other 2 are the PENTAGON and the WHITE HOUSE!!!

November 8, 2010 at 10:16 pm
(4) Alex says:

Ohhh in the white house I wonder if you are obama

January 14, 2012 at 2:33 pm
(5) courtney says:

on xbox 360- i set my killstreaks but when i kill that many it gives me a different killstreak than i set. Also my attachments dont work when i put them on my weapons.

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