Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Officially Official, Set in The Near-Future, First Trailer Released

May 1, 2012Written by Sebastian Moss

As expected, the next Call of Duty is set to be called Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 and will release this November. Read on for the all-new trailer.

The trailer opens with the date 2025, so is presumably when the game takes place, and shows an elderly SGT Frank Woods:

Activision said about the new game:

Pushing the boundaries of what fans have come to expect from the record-setting entertainment franchise, Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 propels players into a near future, 21st Century Cold War, where technology and weapons have converged to create a new generation of warfare.

Black Ops 2will release the new shooter on November 13th, 2012 and marks the first game in the franchise to be properly set in the future, with Modern Warfare being far more contemporary.