Earlier in the week, we asked you about your LEAST favorite Blackout named location. Now, we’ve got the results, let’s take a peek.
As of February 18th, Black Ops 4’s Blackout had 15 named locations. The poll we conducted did not include Ghost Town which was added on Tuesday with Operation Grand Heist’s launch.
Out of the those 15, which one was your least favorite? Well, the dishonorable prize goes to none other than the Lighthouse with over 700 votes. The location offers little loot, is located next to Cargo Docks (a location with a lot of loot), and features the annoyances of Zombies. It doesn’t exactly have much going for it.
The next four to sum up your Top 5 least favorite location were Fracking Tower, Hydro Dam, Asylum, and Construction Site. The key similarity between these locations is the nature of gunfights within them. The fights tend to feel awkward from Construction’s verticality to Asylum’s roof top and extremely tight hallways.
Unsurprisingly, Estates and Firing Range landed at the very bottom due to their hot drop loot and great map design. Nuketown Island and Cargo Docks also occupied the very end of our poll.
You can see the full results down below (you can still place a vote if you choose to do so):
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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