Activision has finally released a trailer for Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War’s first season with a new action packed trailer set to Black Sabbath’s “War Pigs” to get you hyped for the new season.
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War & Warzone Season One Trailer
The trailer is full of action set pieces fans of the series have always returned for. The trailer shows off the new battle royale Warzone map “Rebirth Island,” a Soviet base shut down by the CIA in 1968. The new map also has ties to Cold War protagonist Russell Adler where he tortured and interrogated Vikhor “Stitch” Kuzmin. Kuzmin was a KGB chemical weapons expert at Rebirth Island before his meeting with Adler that resulted in his loss in an eye and being sent to the Gulag by the Soviet leaders. Later being recruited by Perseus, the main antagonist of Cold War’s intensive campaign.
Stitch is only one of three new operators being added to Black Ops Cold War in its first season joining him is, Bulldozer, a US Marine hostage rescue expert and Zeyna a heavy weapons specialist and gear-head.
New weapons are also coming with Black Ops Cold War’s first season. There are five new weapons coming to Black Ops Cold War including MAC 10, a full auto sub machine gun with a high fire rate and quick movement speed thanks to its small form factor. Groza, a fast handling, high fire rate and exceptional damage range to definitely give AR fans something to brag about. The Street sweeper, a large ammo capacity and full auto shotgun to clear out multiple enemies from their nests. Melee weapons are also getting new additions, in the form of Sledgehammer, a heavy and powerful sledgehammer to make for some embarrassing deaths. Wakizashi, is a samurai Katana for lightweight and powerful executions.
The new season also brings back fan favorite game modes such as Gunfight 2v2 from last year’s Modern Warfare where you and a friend face off against another team in a fast paced high-tension match that made it a fan favorite. Prop Hunt, a party game mode where six players hide and disguise themselves as common items such as chairs, cans, and even arcade machines with the other six players searching the opposing team. Dropkick, is a new game mode that serves as a hot potato with a nuclear briefcase with whomever holding the case is equipped with a powerful pistol, players will need to work together to protect the briefcase and its handler.
Call of Duty is known for their new maps and Black Ops Cold War’s first season is no exception with eight new multiplayer maps. The Pines, a New Jersey shopping center in 1984 where Stitch and Adler make their inevitable reunion. Raid, a fan favorite map from Black Ops II a luxurious mansion in Los Angeles, California. Nuke town ’84 holiday version, is the same iconic map from the first Black Ops game that has made an appearance in every Black Ops title, this new version adds the addition of Christmas reefs and lights to bring players into the holiday spirit. Gunfight brings along with it four game mode exclusive maps.
Game Show, an 80’s game show inspired map complete with zany set designs, camera set up and even an audience stand. ICBM a remote launch bay in a launch facility with plenty of control stations to take cover on. KGB, takes place in the Lubyanka KGB building, where you can use wooden desks for cover. U-Bahn, a West Berlin underground tunnel where players will find concrete pillars and trains as a way to flank their enemies.
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