Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold war is the upcoming Call of Duty release for 2020, it is a direct sequel to the original Call of Duty: Black Ops game released back in 2010. This years release is developed by Treyarch & Raven Software.
Call of Duty returns to the Cold War setting
The series is returning to the Cold War setting last seen in the 2010 release of Call of Duty: Black Ops. The game is set in the early 1980s, in historic locations such as East Berlin, Vietnam, Turkey & more.
The global reveal trailer was posted on the Call of Duty Youtube channel on August 26th. The trailer gives a brief glimpse at what to expect in the campaign.
Multiplayer will be revealed September 9th
The ever popular multiplayer mode will be revealed September 9th, offering a look at what to expect in terms of weapons, maps, perks, modes etc.
Black Ops Cold War will be released November 13
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War has a release date of November 13, 2020, this release date is slightly later than in previous years.
Black Ops Cold War will be released on current, next-gen consoles & PC
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War is set to be released on all platforms. Keep reading for information on cross-gen options further below.
Editions, cross-gen options, pre-order bonuses
Please view our Editions page for more comprehensive information, this is a brief summary.
There will be multiple editions of the game available for purchase.
- Disc-based, physical edition (PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5; Xbox One, Xbox Series X).
- Digital standard edition
- Digital cross-gen edition
- Ultimate edition
- Digital Standard & Ultimate editions (PC)
The cross-gen digital edition of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War includes a dual entitlement, allowing you to play on current-gen (PS4, Xbox One) and next-gen (PS5, Xbox Series X), within the same console family. This will of course be a more expensive option.