Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Confirmed Launch Multiplayer Maps
Players got a good look at several of the Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War maps throughout the Alpha and Beta periods. Players were able to experience a wide selection of multiplayer game modes across maps of different sizes. While some of the Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War maps were well received, others needed some tweaks before their full release.
Treyarch and Activision had released a full list of all the maps that will be available of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War during its launch. These maps will hose a variety of game modes including standard multiplayer 6v6 options, Combined Arms 12v12s, and Fireteam's 40 player lobbies.
The game is launching with eight confirmed maps. Each map will have a limited game mode that it supports, but players should expect more changes as Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War gets comfortable for another great year of Call of Duty action.
Cartel was a popular map during the Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Beta. This map supports standard and Combined Arms game modes in a medium-sized map. Players will find a large central building with a center lane full of cover for close engagements along with various routes to travel around and flank enemy positions.
This map is planned to be available in 6v6 and 12v12 game modes with two different styles revolving around the central building of this map.
Many Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War fans believed Miami was too big of a map for 6v6 gameplay. Despite this, the developers are still moving forward with standard 6v6 game modes across the neon-lit streets and massive interconnecting buildings and locales.
Armada had the luxury of being Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War‘s Alpha showcase map, and so far has had a stellar reception from the game community. Players will battle across three large battleships set in the North Sea. Two of the ships act as spawn points for teams, while the central ship holds most of the combat. This map includes speedboats, gunboats, and heavy turrets.
Armada will be featured as a 6v6 and 12v12 game mode at launch.
Crossroads is a large Combined Arms map meant for 12v12 gameplay. The snow-covered landscape and frozen lake offer ample vehicle opportunities alongside several bombproof buildings. This game funnels into a central battlefield that acts as a fun confrontational game experience.
Crossroads will have a 6v6 and 12v12 variation depending on the player count.
Moscow was a well-received map during the Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Beta, The cityscape offered close-knit three-lane combat across several buildings. Players will get to experience 6v6 gameplay across several game modes.
Satellite is one of the most wide-open maps in the game. This is a perfect map for long-range battles while the rock lanes provide ample cover for SMG and Assault Rifle fans. The map revolves around a downed airplane and a crashed satellite. This map features 6v6 game modes with scattered objectives.
Ruka is a new map for some fans but was originally debuted as the Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Fireteam map. This map features large cabins, forests, and will only host the Fireteam game mode.
Alpine is the other Fireteam exclusive map for Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War. The map is massive and is designed to host 40 players in squads of four. Battle with snowmobiles, large ski-slope terrain, and scattered buildings.
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War is set to launch on November 13th.