The Major Nelson podcast
brings the first details of the initial, inevitable Call of Duty: Black Ops
map pack. "First Strike" will be released on Xbox Live on February 1, 2011 -- as a timed exclusive
, so give it about a month if you want it on another platform. The pack includes four competitive maps: "Discovery," based on the Reznov mission and taking place in an Antarctic research station; "Kowloon" set in, of course, Kowloon, this time on rooftops; "Berlin Wall," a fight at Checkpoint Charlie; and "Stadium," set in an American hockey rink. It also includes a Zombie map, "Ascension."
The DLC will sell for 1200 Microsoft Points ($15), the customary Call of Duty
map pack price point.
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