Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Edition Details
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War is the latest game out of the series and is a direct sequel to Call of Duty Black Ops. The game is set at the height of the Cold War in the early 80s. The game launched on November 13, 2020, available for PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, and the Xbox Series X. If your interested and just now wanting to jump into the game, here are things you need to know, before making your purchase.
The game comes with two editions:
- Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Standard Edition
- Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Ultimate Edition
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Standard Edition
The Standard Edition comes with the base game only.
Two versions of the Standard Edition
- Call of Duty: Balck Ops Cold War Digital Standard Edition
- Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Physical Standard Edition
The Digital Standard Edition includes an option to upgrade to next-generation consoles. This means upgrading from the PS4 to the PS5 or the Xbox One to the Xbox Series X. The upgraded versions will have support for higher framerates, shorter load times, ray-tracing, and more.
The digital edition also comes with backwards compatibility where in which you are still able to play the game on a PS4 or an Xbox One even though you originally purchased your game for the next-gen consoles.
The Physical Standard Edition includes the base game only. PlayStation 4 players will have the opportunity to upgrade the game to be played on the next-generation console which is the PS5 through the PlayStation Store. To do this, the PlayStation 4 disc must be inserted in the PlayStation 5. This option however is not available on the Xbox One physical edition.
Take note that the PC version of the game only has a Digital Edition and no Physical Editions.
Digital Cross-Gen Bundles
The Cross-Gen Bundles comes with in-game items that are available for both the current generation and the next generation platforms of the game.
The Cross-Gen Bundle includes:
- The Standard Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War game
- Confrontation Weapons Pack: Western Front Tactical Rifle Blueprint, Iron Curtain Assault Rifle Blueprint
- Legendary Woods Operator in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Call of Duty: Warzone
- ”Old Faithful” AR Weapon Blueprint in COD: Modern Warfare and COD: Warzone
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Ultimate Edition
The ultimate edition is the biggest of the bunch and it includes:
- The Standard Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Edition with all the mentioned niceties and upgrades
- One Season of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Battle Pass Bundle, including 20 Tier Skips
- The Land/Sea/Air Pack for use in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War
The Battle Pass Bundle comes with a lot of content that can also be earned by simply playing the game. The Standard Edition of the game lets you start at tier 1, but if you have the Ultimate Edition you can skip to tier 20. What this means is you will get access to the rewards that are available from tier 1 up until 20.
The Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Land/ Sea/ Air Pack includes three themed packs which are Land, Sea and Air.
Land Themed Pack:
- Operator Skin –Ground infantry with bandolier and mesh face camouflage.
- Weapon Blueprint – “Sucker Punch” Sawed off-stock Shotgun
- Vehicle Skin called “Red Bear”
Sea Themed Pack:
- Operator Skin –Special operations wetsuit.
- Weapon Blueprint “Black Tide” Assault Rifle
- Vehicle Skin “Leviathan” Skin
Air Themed Pack:
- Operator Skin – Airborne division operator flightsuit.
- Weapon Blueprint “Wingman” Pistol
- Vehicle Skin “Death Dealer” Skin
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War System Requirements
Here are the minimum and recommended PC System Requirement for the game:
- OS: Windows 7 64-bit (SP1) or Windows 10 64-bit (v.1803 or higher)
- CPU: Intel Core i3-4340 or AMD FX-6300
- GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 670 / GeForce GTX 1650 or AMD Radeon HD 7950
- RAM: 8GB
- HDD: 50GB (multiplayer-only) or 175GB (all game modes)
- CPU: Intel i7-8700K or AMD Ryzen 1800X
- GPU: Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070
- RAM: 16GB
- HDD: 175GB
The game has been received positively by both critics and players. Out of all the modes available, the game’s campaign mode has received high praises. As stated by the game’s developer, the game is doing well in sales.
Jumping into the game this late means that you missed the pre-order bonus but not to fret as there are more stuff to come with the game’s battlepass, upcoming updates and upgrades.
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