It seems that Call of Duty: Black Ops has ruffled some feathers within Cuba. During the games section where you play through fictional missions based around the 1960 Cold War, you are tasked with assassinating Fidel Castro, the First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba.

Fans of Monday Night Football may just be lucky enough to see a trailer for the upcoming Activision title, Call of Duty: Black Ops. This is because the trailer is due to air in the ad break, once again demonstrating the stereotype of CoD being A MAN GAME!

Jimmy Fallon is continuing to be relevant to the gaming industry by getting on the developers at Treyarch to show off Call of Duty: Black Ops live on his show tomorrow night. Fallon’s show was also the place where Kinect was first shown on television back when it was known as Natal, and also had [...]

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AHHHHHHHHHHHHHH So much E3 madness it can’t be contained in a singular podcast, it has to be split between eight co-hosts and three parts! Listen to the extravaganza that is E3 as we go over the press conferences, make fun of Konami, and finally go over every [...]

Eminem put on one hell of a show at the Activision press conference the other day, and along with that they’ve released a new Black Ops remix trailer featuring a song from his upcoming album “Recovery”. The song, entitled, “Won’t Back Down” features a duet with Pink and is leading the way for a pretty [...]

Yesterday kicked off possibly one of the most historic gaming events we’ve seen in recent years. The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) is the biggest annual event in the video game industry and for 2010 it is aiming to surpass new boundaries. With the competition so fierce between Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo, they’ve always got something [...]

This fall Activision will be at the forefront when it comes to who’s got the most musical talent on their side. They’ve just announced that a slew of their highly anticipated titles including Call of Duty: Black Ops, DJ Hero 2, Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock and True Crime: Hong Kong will be featuring soundtracks [...]

Since the original release of Medal of Honor for the Playstation 1 in 1999, the war-themed shooter genre has erupted into an onslaught of competition and rivalries. Franchises have begun and died off; some have improved while the less capable become forgettable impulse-buy fodder. Most recently the industry has focused its eye on the Modern [...]

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TalkGames goes early 90s this week by bringing back the terminology of “ERR.” Once we establish how cool kids talk we go on to discuss Monster Hunter Tri, Nier, Split/Second, Bungie’s Activision Plan, and what Call of Duty: Black Ops could be about. Here are the [...]

Sent to us yesterday, the debut trailer for the new Call of Duty game is looking mighty fine. Any question as to whether it’s set during the Cold War or not seems to be answered. Personally, I was hoping for a Call of Duty game where you don’t have to kill Russians (imagine!), but then [...]

Before you ask, no this is not the official image for the game. Before you question further, yes I do have MSPaint. Anyway, Call of Duty: Black Ops was announced today via press released by Activision. The release mentions that the reveal trailer will be airing on GameTrailers TV “this friday” (I think they mean [...]

With the holidays right under our noses, the yearly dilemma that many shoppers face is about to arrive. What to buy that special gamer on your gift list? 2008 has proven to be a monumental year in gaming, and the AAA releases are out in full force. That’s why we’re here [...]