” But Treyarch,” you ask, “whats so new about Tombstone?” Thanks for asking. Great question.
NEW SUPPORT SCORESTREAKS AND INTEL (FEB. 4).
February 4th will also bring 2 new Support Scorestreaks to contact versus the undead: the ravaging Artillery and always-satisfying Napalm Strike. When the action gets a little too hot, head over to the Crafting Table and turn the heat even higher.
Today, were excited to debut the main logo design and new narrative information for our next Zombies map.
As we might have not-so-subtly hinted on New Years Eve, were bringing a seventh Perk to Black Ops Cold War Zombies alongside the launch of “Firebase Z”: Tombstone Soda.
Against all chances, Requiem forces will penetrate the outpost to rendezvous with an Omega Group informant, save Samantha Maxis, and above all else, survive the brand-new scaries that await them in this abandoned research facility.
Tombstones benefits only get better from there. By investing Aetherium Crystals into your Tombstone Perk Skill, youll unlock the following upgrades:.
In their post, Treyarch goes in depth on the narrative origins of Firebase Z map, reveals the new Tombstone Perk, provides updates on the Onslaught mode, and more.
When selecting the next Perk to present to Zombies, the design group evaluated the full history of every Perk and capability from the past that centered around death, and eventually rolled them into an exceptionally helpful Perk for Black Ops Cold War. Tombstone Soda is all about controling and cheating the effects of death, and youll need it against the forces waiting for you in Vietnam.
Friendly suggestion: if you havent discovered 100% of the in-game Intel concealed within “Die Maschine” and Onslaught yet, nows the time to complete your collection prior to the story continues!
As the two sides continue to study the Dark Aether dimension and the Aetherium Crystals discovered within, each aims for an advantage over the other in the ongoing Cold War. Requiem has fallen behind.
Tier I — Shadow type can regenerate health.
And of course, a new Zombies map suggests new in-game Intel. Watch out for brand-new audio logs, documents, radio communications, Dark Aether dispatches, and artifacts hidden throughout “Firebase Z” starting on Feb. 4th. You never ever know what you may find.
REQUIEM VS. OMEGA
Tier II — Increase downed duration to one minute.
The brand-new Zombies map, Firebase Z, gets here on February 4 totally free.
With the destruction of the “Projekt Endstation” anomaly site in their wake, Grigori Weaver and the agents of Requiem turn their attention to a far higher hazard: a new Dark Aether outbreak site in Southeast Asia.
In less than 3 weeks, “Firebase Z” will introduce Zombies fans to a brand new area set in the jungles of Vietnam, in addition to new characters, new enemies, brand-new gameplay mechanics, and far more. And, in keeping with Zombies custom, a badass brand-new Wonder Weapon awaits.
Dimensional breaches continue to open all over the world. As both Omega and Requiem work in the shadows to guarantee the secrecy of their discoveries, the greater public remains blissfully uninformed of this fatal new arms race between East and West.
Omega Groups latest research study outpost represents their resounding successes in harnessing Dark Aether innovation for their own gains. Equipped with an on-site dimensional entrance, theyve obtained the capability to send out soldiers and other “conscripts” into the Dark Aether to harvest Aetherium Crystals straight from the source.
As a result, Omega Groups scientific advancements in the last a number of months have far gone beyond anything Requiem could have imagined.
Now– without spoiling too much– lets enter into the story so far.
Firebase Z” will get here on February 4th during Season One, totally free for all Black Ops Cold War gamers.
NEW PERK: TOMBSTONE SODA (FEB. 4).
Tier III — On death, drop a Tombstone stow away that saves your weapons, equipment, and resources.
To celebrate 115 Day, Treyarch has actually shared a brand-new article highlighting a few of whats coming to Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War quickly.
Keep an eye out for brand-new audio logs, files, radio interactions, Dark Aether dispatches, and artifacts hidden throughout “Firebase Z” starting on Feb. 4th.
LOCATION: OUTPOST 25
After learning Agent Maxis has actually been recorded by Omega Group, Weaver deploys Requiems strike team to penetrate the center where shes reportedly being held: Outpost 25.
As the 2 sides continue to study the Dark Aether measurement and the Aetherium Crystals discovered within, each makes every effort for a benefit over the other in the continuous Cold War. The problem? Requiem has actually fallen behind.
Youll have the ability to grab a can from the Tombstone Perk maker in “Firebase Z,” and youll likewise find it in the Der Wunderfizz device in “Die Maschine” on Feb. 4th. When in doubt, just keep in mind those timeless jingle lyrics: Rest in pieces, down for the count …
Luckily, Tombstones benefits only get better from there. Each Perk features its own set of upgradeable Skills in Black Ops Cold War, and this ones no various. By investing Aetherium Crystals into your Tombstone Perk Skill, youll open the following upgrades:.
In the coming weeks, well have more “Firebase Z” story information, new intel exposes, and the main gameplay trailer to share in the lead-up to launch. In the meantime, lets dive into the additional material concerning Zombies as Season One continues.
Unlike its first version in Black Ops II, the new-and-improved Tombstone Soda will now change the player into a shadow within the Dark Aether after being downed. In this shadow type, youll be geared up with weapons to assist provide you a battling opportunity to restore yourself. If your health is decreased to zero while in shadow type, youre dead.
Ahh, we enjoy the odor of crispy zombies in the early morning.