"No one gives a f*ck about you." That the opening line for one of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4's prestige cinematic trailers, uttered by Donnie 'Ruin' Walsh. If you haven't already sprinted a mile in his boots, Ruin is one of the ten Specialist characters in Black Ops 4's multiplayer who all come with their own unique gear and ultimate abilities, adding another layer of specialization to your playstyle. They're also the stars of Specialist HQ - a skeletal solo mode making up for the fact that this is the first Call of Duty game without a full-blown single-player campaign. Ruin's harsh narration is ostensibly directed at the other Specialists, convincing them to join his fight - but he could just as easily be talking to a mirror, because so few players seem to care about Specialist HQ. Well, Mr. Ruin, I give an f, and I think anyone who skips Black Ops 4's solo missions is missing out on some grade-A entertainment you won't find anywhere else. The numbers don't lie. At the time of … [Read more...] about Why are 92% of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 players overlooking this outrageous game mode?
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One of my favourite things to do in Blackout, Call of Duty's take on battle royale, is to crash through windows. I know it makes a lot of noise, I know it alerts nearby enemies to my position and I know there's a door right next to the window. But I just can't help myself. Sprint, vault, smash! I'm inside, glass on the floor, loot to pick up or - hopefully - an enemy player who dies at my hand while marvelling at the grandeur of my entrance.Vaulting through windows is so much fun because it's so slick. It just works, with great audio and feedback. And it's symptomatic of the Call of Duty battle royale experience. This is a triumph of execution over inspiration. Blackout does not rewrite the battle royale rulebook, but it stands out because it works really, really well.When it first emerged developer Treyarch was jumping on the battle royale bandwagon, it was hard to imagine how the traditional Call of Duty experience, with its blistering, 60 frames per second gunplay and speedy … [Read more...] about Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 review: a polished, pulsating battle royale
Part of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Wiki In this Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Prestige Guide, we have discussed everything you need to know about leveling up fast and Prestiging alongside some tips and tricks you can use to increase your Prestige Rank. Our Black Ops 4 Guide also covers how you can maximize your points gain while leveling. We have also gone into detail about what Prestige Tokens are, how to get them, and which weapons you should prioritize with Prestige Tokens. Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Prestige After your first Prestige, you will earn a Prestige Token whenever you reset your level. This Prestige Token will permanently unlock a Weapon, Perk, or a Specialist ability. Prestige Tokens will massively help you leveling faster and can get you a headstart. Those of you who have played Black Ops 4 beta and managed to get Level 40 during the time will get a Prestige Token when they start the final version of the game. What are Prestige Tokens? Prestige Tokens … [Read more...] about Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Prestige Guide – Max Prestige, Level Up Fast
Black Ops 4 Blackout Merits are the experience points you earn in Black Ops 4's Blackout mode.Unlock enough Merits, and you'll level up your Eschelon rank, giving you new rewards including Blackout characters.How to earn Merits in Black Ops 4's Blackout mode fastInterestingly, unlike other multiplayer and Battle Royale games, you can actually complete matches without earning Merits at all. Here's the ways in which they are unlocked:Kills - 10 Merits eachTop 15 place (solo), Top 10 place (duo) or Top 5 place (quads) - 50 MeritsWin - 100 MeritsChallenges - VariesPlaying matches will see you earning Merits from Challenges naturally, as seemingly every action within the mode has a Challenge tied to it. However, to start ranking up, you need to place highly and rank up kills.Want to earn Merits quickly in Blackout? Identify Challenges that align with your playstyle, and with every match you play, last as long as you can.Getting into the top 15 in solo, or top five and above, will get to 50 … [Read more...] about Black Ops 4 Blackout Merit sources, how to earn Merits fast and Eschelon levels listed
Black Ops 4 Blackout character missions help you unlock new skins in the Battle Royale mode.Character skins for many well known characters from the Black Ops franchise, Zombies and multiplayer are unavailable from the start, and require specific actions to unlock. How to complete Blackout character missions in Black Ops 4 As well as a personalising your own character appearance, there are multiple preset skins you can unlock. Some of them are through accruing Merits to unlock Eschelon levels, which is Blackout's form of progression, but others require specific steps. These steps are 'character missions'. Many of these are currently unavailable - they might be unlocked at a later date - but some are already available if you want to get started. Character missions are found as you play Blackout matches. So far we've found them in Supply Drops, with a 'note' from the character in question, explaining the steps required to unlock them. This can be using certain items in the match or … [Read more...] about Black Ops 4 Blackout character mission unlocks explained