Summer marks the time when information regarding the next instalment for Call of Duty is released. Leaked data is often made by hackers or small online retailers, who post information regarding the upcoming title before Activision permits it. The leaked information was provided this time through Eurogamer, a reliable and notable source that essentially confirms the existence of this COD. Details from Eurogamer revealed that Call of Duty: Black Ops – Cold War would be released in Q4 2020.
This signals the return towards Black Ops inherit roots, with the sub-series becoming less popular since moving from the older locations to a futuristic setting. This marks the 5th entry into the Black Ops Series, which looks to return gameplay to expectations. Supporters could see notable characters return to complete secretive missions while solving a mystery that confused and excites gamers. These core elements are what about the 1st and 2nd Entry into Black Ops remain popular titles.
Details regarding Call of Duty: Black Ops – Cold War were silently noted be Okami13, a notable leaker who has often been correct. This prompted Eurogamer to contact multiple sources close to Treyarch and Activision, the developer & published behind Black Ops. These unnamed sources revealed that leaked information is correct, with the 5th entry returning to the conventional roots of Black ops. Expect locations in this title to include Vietnam, Russia, the United States, and the Middle East. These are the primary historical Cold War locations.
Desired Locations for COD: Black Ops – Cold War
Rumours regarding the Cold War Setting in Call of Duty have been prevalent since 2008. Diehard fans have requested this Era in the war for a prolonged period, receiving minor glimpses within Black Ops. The 5th entry marks the first time that an entire Call of Duty is centred around this Era. Fans now hope that the 6th and final entry into Black Ops will be themed exclusively around Vietnam, the last historical warzone often requested by COD Fans. This historical warzone has been teased multiple times throughout the Black Ops series, with missions supporting the timeline and enemies.
It should be noted that Activision is providing their full support behind Call of Duty: Black Ops – Cold War. This follows after Call of Duty: Modern Warfare – 2019 Edition has performed beyond expectations. That’s the original title that Activision will focus on moving forward.