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Treyarch introducing "disruptive innovation" with Black Ops 2, 'redefine series'

Posted: 03.05.2012 by Technet2k

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There's a lot riding on Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 from developer Treyarch, and studio head Mark Lamai promises it's going to be something very special indeed; a game changer if you will.

They're "bringing disruptive innovation" to the franchise with Black Ops 2, and they're "doing it on several fronts." It's something fans have "never seen before" and they 'challenge assumption'.

EA exec takes potshot at Black Ops 2

Posted: 02.05.2012 by JonahFalcon

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It didn't take long for rival Electronic Arts executives to take a potshot at the recently revealed Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, as global product manager Kevin O'Leary tweeted that Activision should have taken a year off from the series.

Black Ops 2 pre-orders arrive, GAME offers MW3 prestige award

Posted: 02.05.2012 by Nakerman

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Amazon and Game are amongst the first to reveal their pre-order prices for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2.

Lamia: Black Ops "its own fiction" within Call of Duty, 'rooted in history'

Posted: 02.05.2012 by Technet2k

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Mark Lamia of Treyarch acknowledges that Black Ops is busy doing "its own thing" within the Call of Duty franchise, and so isn't linked with the likes of Modern Warfare from Infinity Ward.

It's also its "own brand of fiction" as well, says the studio head, where its fiction is rooted in a "historical setting and context" and they "weave" their fiction through it.

There are "over 300" working on Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, says Treyarch

Posted: 02.05.2012 by Technet2k

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Treyarch studio boss Mark Lamia says there are over "250 people" at the developer working on Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, but there's "over 300 people working on the project" in its entirety.

That tallies up contractors and test teams who "aren't actually employees" of Treyarch. These numbers are needed for their "pretty big and ambitious" single player and multiplayer.