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Call of Duty Black Ops coming to the Nintendo DS in vaguely similar to console form

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We all love Call of Duty, and we all love playing it. If only there was some way to take the awesomeness of Call of Duty: Black Ops with us on some sort of handheld device. What’s that, developer n-Space? We can?

“Call of Duty: Black Ops for the Nintendo DS is going to take the handheld Call of Duty experience to a new level,” Dan O’Leary, n-Space Studio Head said in a prepared statement that doesn't sound at all like puffed-up ad copy. “From taking the controls of an attack helicopter to flying an experimental stealth fighter jet, players will have a wealth of new features to [utilize].”

Call of Duty: Black Ops for the DS will also feature 6 player multiplayer (complete with a perk system), and 2 player co-op, as well as arcade and challenge modes.



The developer promises that Co-op mode will boast a campaign that is totally separate from the single player campaign, and offers many more opportunities for players to utilize specific weapons in single player; specifically sniper rifles and shotguns.

With CoD:BODS be able to buck the hand cramping interface or the performance issues of the other Call of Duty titles on the DS? n-Space feels confident that it will. In addiction to the classic stylus aiming controls, the developer is adding an alternate button-only interface to those who found the original interface uncomfortable.

Call of Duty: Black Ops for the DS will release November 9th, 2010.

Jul 28, 2010


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8 comments

  • mahabat - July 29, 2010 7:06 p.m.

    we probably should but that doesn't mean we will haha
  • Cyberninja - July 29, 2010 12:04 p.m.

    shouldnt you guys give the game a chance before you make fun of it?
  • CurryIsGood - July 29, 2010 7:08 a.m.

    yeah actvsion mlk that cow
  • mahabat - July 29, 2010 6:48 a.m.

    bad bad bad idea plus 6 people online? wow how cool. twenty bucks says its unplayable because of lag and terrible controls anyway
  • ArcaneGhost - July 28, 2010 11:12 p.m.

    reCAPTCHA: problem sardine This might be the most accurate description we will ever see. The essence of Call of Duty will never be captured in devices as big as a sardine can. There's the problem. That is all.
  • TDUBBS - July 28, 2010 10:49 p.m.

    The COD ds games are actually very fun. Sure they aren't on the same level as the console versions but they are still fun portable diversions.
  • VanillaFrog - July 28, 2010 10:46 p.m.

    In addition maybe? Rather than in addiction? *spell check probably did this. Having not played other FPS games on the DS I am wondering how well the controls would work although the multiplayer does sound interesting.
  • PaulieWaulie - July 28, 2010 9:22 p.m.

    I smell a turd!

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