Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 - Revolution Summary

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Marketing leak reveals next Black Ops 2 DLC due April 16th, new zombie map

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A marketing poster for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 has revealed the next bout of DLC will be launching April 16th, exclusively to Xbox Live first, and includes four new multiplayer maps.

A new zombies map is included too called 'Mob of the Dead'. The DLC is entitled 'Uprising' and is yet to be announced by Activision through a press release. Four DLCs total are planned.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 title update adds "new, optional in-game purchases"

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Activision Blizzard, feeling they've been 'out-evilled' by EA recently (perhaps), has introduced microtransactions that are now sprinkled throughout Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 on Xbox 360.

They're called 'Micro Items' and they seem to be focused on vanity skins, and Activision's Dan Amrich affirms "none of them affect gameplay," but there are "small, specific ways to enhance" online play.

Heavy title update for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 on Xbox 360 and PS3

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Treyarch has released a new and rather weighty title update for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, addressing a multitude of multiplayer issues on both Xbox 360 and PS3. Zombies get a good work over too.

There are just two gameplay balances introduced, and two feature improvements - the rest are all "issues addressed" for online play. The two changelogs are near indistinguishable.

Revolution DLC for Black Ops 2 hitting PC, PS3 on 28th February

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Activision community liaison Dan Amrich has announced that the major downloadable content pack Revolution for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 will be landing on the 28th February for PC and PlayStation 3. The DLC had been released on the 29th January for the Xbox 360.

Xbox Live Marketplace content for next two weeks announced

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Major Nelson has revealed the upcoming Xbox Live Marketplace content for the next two weeks, and it's highlighted by the release of Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 on Xbox on Demand and the major Revolution downloadable content pack for it.