The second season of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War and Warzone streams February 25 to PlayStation, and with it, plenty of new content. We will take a look:
Outbreak: a new Zombies experience
In line with the Dark Aether storyline, Outbreak instructs players to play by objectives on the largest multiplayer maps in Black Ops Cold War.
Hunt down elite enemies using a satellite tracker, escort a Rover that detects dimensional portals, or stand against zombies in confined regions of the Dark Aether – complete your objectives and gain access to Exfil. Will you escape via the helicopter or try your luck in the Dark Aether portal for additional rewards?
There are also new abilities and improvements. Activate the new Frenzied Guard Field upgrade to force all dead creatures to attack the user for 10 seconds, during which time only armor will take damage. Turn heavy zombies into minced meat using the explosive Shatter Blast ammo mod and earn the new, refined and perfect etherium crystals to upgrade your skills to levels IV and V.
Earn six new free weapons
Season Two brings some serious firepower with the addition of six new weapons:
- FARA 83 (free at level 15) – This rapid-fire assault rifle is devastating in the hands of skilled operators who can control its reliable accuracy and slower handling.
- LC10 (free at level 31) – A well-balanced fully automatic SMG that rivals in the mid-range due to its solid precision and extended effective damage range.
Unlock four more weapons – the R1 Shadowhunter, Machete, ZRG 20mm bolt-action sniper rifle, and the E-Tool tri-fold military shovel – by completing in-game challenges to earn the free base weapon or purchasing one. together with the plan. of this family when he appears in the store.
New maps and multiplayer game modes
Apocalypse (6v6, launch week)
Descend into a Laotian jungle cartel base in the heart of the Golden Triangle of Apocalypse, a small to medium-sized map designed for aggressive combat in and around the temple fortress.
Golova (multi-team, in season)
What appears to be a quaint Russian village in the Urals plains is truly a testing ground for the expansion of the Numbers program designed by Nikita Dragovich. Engage in fierce battles throughout the sleepy city, from its massive church to houses and industrial park.
Manor (2v2, 3v3, in season)
Located in Havana, Cuba, in the Hefe Mansion (last seen in the campaign’s ‘End of the Line’ mission), this new Gunfight and Face Off map features expansive courtyards around a wrapped central room. with an exposed balcony that can serve as a risky power position.
Miami Strike (6v6, seasonal)
With the sun shining on the colorful murals of Miami’s South Beach neighborhood, Miami Strike will focus the action in a smaller daytime version of the original map. Whether it’s a white-punch TDM game or a tense Hardpoint battle, the heat is always on in the streets of Miami.
Season two features more new game modes, like fan favorite Gun game. Progress through a set of 20 weapons – starting with a pistol and ending with a knife – to win the match: level up your enemies by taking them out with a melee attack or finishing blow.
You can also collect and drop off identity plates in Store, or prepare for epic battles in the new multi-squad Hard point.
Get more on PlayStation – exclusive content * for Black Ops Cold War
Battle in the new Onslaught: Apocalypse map
Playstation 4 and Playstation 5 players enjoy a new map in Sony’s exclusive two-player Onslaught mode *: Apocalypse.
Kill zombies and feed the Dark Aether Orb as it moves through the picturesque Ural Plains village teeming with undead.
Can you survive the waves of nearby zombies and take down enough elite enemies to earn the coveted Gold rating? Take a friend and find out.
New game modes, points of interest in Warzone
The new season brings a new stash of loot to Warzone, including new weapons and operators for Season 2. Plus, play new game modes and explore two new points of interest in Verdansk.
In Exfiltration, players must locate a portable radio in Verdansk and keep it for a set period of time to win the game. The player holding the radio is marked on the Tac card with a stopwatch showing how much time is left before winning. Prepare for frenzied combat in Rebirth Island Resurgence Extreme, a limited-time mode for up to 90 players.
As for the new points of interest, operators are still gathering information on what they found deep on the Verdansk surface, in addition to unreliable radar signals from a strange cargo ship that is believed to have been lost at sea. Although further reports on these new areas have yet to be declassified, all operators have been instructed to explore them at their own risk.
Live February 25
The second season of Black Ops Cold War and Warzone will be available on PlayStation this February 25. Experience all of this and more with a new Season Two Battle Pass, four new playable Operators – Naga, Maxis, Wolf and Rivas – new Prestige levels, the Death Machine Scorestreak, Outbreak vehicles, a new set of multiplayer challenges and zombies, and more.
* Not available on other platforms until November 1, 2021.