Nuketown Reimagined For Call of Duty®: Black Ops II

             Nuketown Reimagined For Call of Duty®: Black Ops II

PR Newswire

SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 2, 2012

SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Nuketown, the most popular
multiplayer map in Call of Duty®: Black Ops, is being reimagined for the hotly
anticipated release of Treyarch's Call of Duty®: Black Ops II, published by
Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard,
Inc.(Nasdaq: ATVI). The Nuketown 2025 multiplayer map will be available with
launch units of Call of Duty: Black Ops II. Anyone who pre-orders the game at
participating retailers worldwide will get their copy of Call of Duty: Black
Ops II  at launch, which will include the Nuketown 2025 downloadable bonus

"Multiplayer fans of Call of Duty: Black Ops LOVE Nuketown," said Mark Lamia,
Studio Head of Treyarch."Flat out, Nuketown was a blast to play before, and
we're excited about the reimagined Nuketown 2025 in Call of Duty: Black Ops
II. We can't wait to play with everyone come this November."

On November 13th, Activision and Treyarch will deploy the sequel to the
universally acclaimed Call of Duty: Black Ops, which set the record for the
biggest entertainment launch in history following its release in 2010. Call of
Duty: Black Ops II catapults players forward into an epic near-future warzone
rooted in today's headlines. The title represents an unprecedented leap for
the franchise, delivering a groundbreaking single-player campaign with
branching storylines, advanced weaponry, new graphics technology, a deep
multiplayer experience featuring a greater emphasis on eSports and match
customization, and the most expansive Zombies action yet, now running on the
multiplayer engine.

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About Treyarch

Treyarch is an industry-leading game developer, wholly owned by Activision
Publishing, Inc. whose previous game Call of Duty: Black Ops set an
entertainment launch opening record upon its release in 2010 and continues to
be one of the best-selling games of all time, according to NPD and GfK

About Activision Publishing, Inc.

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