Call of Duty Black Ops: The story so far in 5 minutes

With Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s reveal taking place this Thursday, there’s never been a better time to brush up on your knowledge of the series. That’s why we’ve condensed the series so far into one handy, bite-sized video!


Taking in the events of the original Call of Duty: Black Ops and how they feed into its two sequels, Black Ops II and III, this explainer will make you an instant expert on the phenomenal shooter series. By the end, you’ll know why Viktor Reznov is so important, why Nova-6 is incredibly deadly, and why the series’ has a reputation for deploying huge twists and turns!

With the early announcement of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 telling us to “Forget what you know”, we can’t wait to see where this impressive saga will take us next. The good news is that we’ll have a better idea come Thursday’s huge reveal! Best of all, GAME will be out in LA to witness it, so keep your eyes peeled for loads more info on the latest and greatest entry in the venerable shooter series.

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