While the Call of Duty games have had an interesting single-player component, the real focus of the titles is on the multiplayer. There hasn’t really been much released yet on the multiplayer of the upcoming Call of Duty: Black Ops II. The best way to find out about it is by actually playing it, which you can for the first time at Gamescom 2012. They have a solution if you can’t make it there though.
Fans around the globe can also share in the exclusive reveal. In collaboration with Xbox,Wednesday’s World Premiere will be streamed live from Gamescom directly to Xbox LIVE® online entertainment network for all Xbox LIVE members throughout Europe and in the United States and Canada. Hosted by Xbox LIVE’s Major Nelson and AceyBongos, the world reveal featuring live gameplay from the show floor will be streamed dailystarting on Wednesday 15th Aug from 6 p.m. local time (9a.m. PST/5p.m.UK) with exclusive interviews with the developers of the game. In addition to the stream on XboxLIVE, the show will also be live streamed online on Xbox.com in Europe, CallofDuty.com,Facebook.com/codblackops as well as Twitch.tv/treyarch. The World Premiere content will be available in its entirety via Xbox LIVE video-on-demand shortly after the live broadcast in participating countries. Additional broadcast outlets will be revealed at a later date.
At least you can see some actual gameplay footage as well as interviews from the developers. Before you know it, November 13th will be here and gamers will get a new dose of Call of Duty.
While not working as a Database Administrator, Keith Schleicher has been associated with Gaming Trend since 2003. While his love of video games started with the Telestar Alpha (a pong console with four different games), he trule started playing video games when he received the ill-fated TI-99/4A. While the Speech Synthesizer seemed to be the height of gaming, eventually a 286 AT computer running at 8/12 Hz and a CGA monitor would be his outlet for a while. Eventually he’d graduate to 386, 486, Pentium, and Athlon systems, building some of those systems while doing some hardware reviews and attending Comdex. With the release of the Dreamcast that started his conversion to the console world. Since then he has acquired an NES, SNES, PS2, PS3, PSP, GBA-SP, DS, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One S, Gamecube, Wii, Switch, and Oculus Quest 2. While not playing video games he enjoys bowling, reading, playing board games, listening to music, and watching movies and TV. He originally hails from Wisconsin but is now living in Michigan with his wife and sons.