Call of Duty: Black Ops Annihilation DLC Dated For PS3, PC

July 15, 2011 Written by Sebastian Moss

Love it or hate it, Call of Duty: Black Ops is the biggest game on PS3, having drawn in millions of players in record time and fans having put in “billions of hours” of playtime across the game’s various map packs. While Microsoft may have secured a timed exclusivity deal for CoD DLC, PS3 owners will finally be able to get their hands on the latest DLC, with Activision announcing Annihilation‘s release date.

The third DLC for Black Ops, Annihilation features four new multiplayer maps – Silo, Hangar 18, Drive-In and Hazard, as well as the Zombie map Shangri-La.

Mark Lamia, Treyarch Studio Head, said:

With Annihilation,the team at Treyarch and Activision has shown its continued commitment to bringing new and unique content to our fans.

Players are getting four of the best multiplayer maps to date with Hangar 18, Drive-In, Silo and Hazard. They also get a brand new dose of thrills in Shangri-La, our latest Zombies offering, packed with deadly traps and dark secrets buried within the shifting walls of an ancient and mysterious temple.

Annihilation will be released on the PS3 and PC on July 28th and the weekend that follows will offer all players double XP to celebrate and promote the map pack.