Treyarch has officially released the Nuketown map in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 for free on Xbox One and PC, alongside PS4. The new Blackjack’s Shop is also live in the Black Market on Xbox One and PC. The map is available on Xbox One and PC with the latest patch update version 1.07.
Nuketown is available to play in multiplayer, making the total number of maps available in MP 15.
Alongside Nuketown, Blackjack’s Shop is now live on Xbox One and PC — bringing a new way for players to unlock gear in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4. The Daily Content in the shop rotates every 24 hours, with the Featured Content updating every 5 days.
The Blackjack’s Shop is one of Call of Duty’s first direct purchase system since Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. Players used to be able to directly purchase customization items they wanted to till Supply Drops were introduced to the series. This marks a new way for players to get directly what they want to use in-game, but not all items in the Contraband Streams and Special Event Streams will be in the shop — the shop has its own set of unique items coming.
Players can purchase items in the Blackjack’s Shop using Call of Duty Points, the in-game currency available to purchase in the in-game store.
COD 2020 Teasers: Black Ops 4 Summit map, Treyarch social profile
As we opened our new crates that Activision sent through, Black Ops 4’s Summit map got an update.
The screens in the center of the map in Black Ops 4 turned on which seem to match to what some of our slides show:
There’s also a look at clocks of 4 out of the 5 locations that some of us got as part of the slides to see:
These changes do appear to be new, especially the screens with the targets on them. Analyzing older images of the maps showcase that the screens were not showing the same thing.
In addition, Treyarch has updated their cover photo on social channels.
It’s getting cold out there…
Gameplay from Black Ops 4’s canceled campaign mode revealed
A user on Reddit, r/BlackOps4, has shared what appears to be the very first footage of gameplay from the canceled campaign mode of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4.
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, which released in October 2018, was the first Call of Duty game to not have a traditional campaign mode, instead opting to have three online-based modes.
Treyarch insisted throughout the year that they really didn’t have plans for a campaign and were focusing on an online connected experience for Black Ops 4, but many reports and sources described the campaign as being too ambitious and canceled because of issues with development.
On Reddit, a user has shared about two minutes of alpha footage of the gameplay of Black Ops 4’s campaign. The campaign, in alpha-state footage (meaning its not complete), had a very similar HUD to the MP experience of Black Ops 4. The user claims that the campaign and MP were supposed to be connected, and that’s why the HUD is so similar.
The gameplay starts by showing a message of “FIND THE AQUILUS CEO.”
Here’s the gameplay footage:
The user who posted this has not said where they got this gameplay footage as of now. He said he only has this footage, alongside an augmented footage of the engine of BO4, which he is not releasing at this time.
Double XP live in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 through February 6
To celebrate the big game this weekend, Treyarch is activating Double XP Quad Feed in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 this weekend – starting now.
Live in game now is:
- 2XP in MP
- 2XP in Zombies
- 2XP Party Game Moshpit
All of this is live in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. This is live through February 6 at 10AM PT.
For those still enjoying Black Ops 4, enjoy a new XP weekend!
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