The Coming of a Second Cold War

In the shelves of almost every avid gamer out there, is some form of a first-person shooter game. One of the best go-to choices is Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, which was released in November 2012 for Windows, PlayStation 3 and Xbox in various places around the world. The game received massive success, grossing over $500 million in its first 24 hours on sale. Within a year, the game had sold 24.2 million copies.

Black Ops 2 was the first in the Call of Duty franchise to showcase future warfare technology and provide multiple endings through its nonlinear gameplay. These branching storylines are known as “Strike Force Missions”. The game features three modes: Single player campaign, multiplayer and zombies. Campaign mode contains two connected storylines; the first one set in the last few years of the Cold War in 1986 and the second one set in 2025 during a second Cold War. Multiplayer mode follows a progression system as well as a competitive mode known as League Play. Finally, Zombie mode takes place after a missile strikes the earth and creates a post-apocalyptic world. With a number of interesting story modes and multiple endings, it is no surprise the game has achieved success. Following the release of the game, are multiple Black ops 2 hack which can be searched, downloaded and remain undetected. Soon gamers will be able to enjoy the next series in the franchise, which is set for release on November 6, 2015.