Tagged:  Call of Duty: Black Ops

They Don’t Make Games Like They Used To: Difficulties

They Don’t Make Games Like They Used To: Difficulties

Written by (@itloo) on September 9, 2011 in Opinion

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  This past month I have been venturing through the kingdom of Hyrule, reliving the good ol’ days of Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time on my 3DS. As I entered Zora’s kingdom and tried to figure out how to rescue Princess Ruta, it dawned on me. This game caused me so much grief and… Read More »


The Gaming Curmudgeon: Shooter Fatigue

The Gaming Curmudgeon: Shooter Fatigue

Written by (@johncatuira) on March 21, 2011 in Opinion

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Call of Duty: Black Ops, Modern Warfare 2, and yes, even Halo: Reach.  Bah! Spazz shooters, all of them.  I use the word ‘spazz’ only because I’ve made a troublesome discovery. I use the word ‘spazz’ because, well, I’m just no good at those types of multiplayer shooters anymore.  I reserve the right lash out… Read More »


Eureka! Fun Defined!

Eureka! Fun Defined!

Written by (@johncatuira) on February 14, 2011 in Opinion

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Many of us will just say that a game is good when it’s fun. But what the heck does that mean? What constitutes “fun”? Ask ten people and I’m sure you’ll get ten different answers. I could spend way too much server space going through every single possibility and their infinite combinations. Instead, the almighty… Read More »


Call of Duty: Black Ops Players Leave Their Mark

Call of Duty: Black Ops Players Leave Their Mark

Written by (@itloo) on February 5, 2011 in News

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The human race has died off nine times since last November. What? Haven’t you noticed? According to Activision’s most recent statistics, Call of Duty: Black Ops players have racked up so many kills in-game that the number of deaths is nine times the current population count. The stats also state that over 1.1 trillion bullets… Read More »


Call of Duty: Black Ops Double XP Weekend

Call of Duty: Black Ops Double XP Weekend

Written by (@itloo) on February 4, 2011 in News

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The Call of Duty: Black Ops Double XP weekend has finally arrived. From Friday, February 4th at 10:00PM Pacific through Monday, February 7th at 8:00AM Pacific, anyone playing Black Ops on the PC, PS3, Xbox 360, or Wii has the chance to earn double the experience. So jump online and start leveling up. Now is your time to… Read More »


Call of Duty: Black Ops Hits One Billion Dollars!

Call of Duty: Black Ops Hits One Billion Dollars!

Written by (@) on December 23, 2010 in News

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Call of Duty: Black Ops has hit worldwide sales of one billion dollars since launch on November 9, 2010. In the first 5 days, it broke the record previously set by Modern Warfare 2 of $550 million by over $100 million. Players all over the world have logged over 600,000 hours of game play, with… Read More »


Call of Duty: Black Ops DLC Announced

Call of Duty: Black Ops DLC Announced

Written by (@johncatuira) on December 20, 2010 in News

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Who would have thought that Vietnam would be such a hot setting? There was a time when attempts at Vietnam War era games were panned by critics and fans. In most cases, by both. Now, it seems we can’t get enough. Releasing this week is the Vietnam multiplayer add-on for Battlefield Bad Company 2. It’s… Read More »


TMG Holiday Giveaway Week! Day 5: Call of Duty Black Ops

TMG Holiday Giveaway Week! Day 5: Call of Duty Black Ops

Written by (@leftybrown) on December 10, 2010 in Features

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‘Tis the season for giving, and here at The Married Gamers we’ve been given a lot this year. From new community members, fun game nights, to helping us reach new goals helping sick kids in the annual Extra Life fundraiser. It’s time to give back! All this week we have some of fun games to… Read More »


CoD: Black Ops Secret Mode Found

CoD: Black Ops Secret Mode Found

Written by (@) on November 9, 2010 in News

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Although the game hasn’t even been out for a day, the secret “Dead Ops” game mode has been found in Call of Duty: Black Ops.  The game mode is an overhead, top-down shooter which is reminiscent of Smash T.V. from the NES. Here’s what you have to do to unlock the game mode: From the… Read More »


Black Ops Collectors Editions Detailed

Black Ops Collectors Editions Detailed

Written by (@johncatuira) on August 12, 2010 in News

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Remote controlled cars are the new night vision goggles this fall. So says Treyarch and Activision with details about the collectors editions of the upcoming Call of Duty: Black Ops for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. The “Hardened Edition” comes with the game of course,a custom Black Ops limited edition medal, exclusive Black Ops… Read More »