Call of Duty: Black Ops 4's Blackout Battle Royale Mode Is Free To Play For One Week
Activision has announced that Call of Duty: Black Ops 4's Blackout mode will be free-to-play for one week, starting tomorrow, Jan. 17 and running until Jan. 24 on PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4. All we've got to go on is a video and a few tweets, with no word as to whether progress made during the free week will carry over into the full game should you purchase it. There's not even an announcement on the CoD news page, but you can get a few tips on how to play via a handy Blackout Cheat Sheet.
We normally wouldn't make news of a limited free-to-play trial on the site, but given that the game -- or rather game mode -- in question is one that has been talked about recently as being primed for a full free-to-play switch, we'll make an exception. It's reasonable to think that this is a "trial run" of Blackout F2P and that a more permanent switch could be imminent.
About the Author
Jason Winter is a veteran gaming journalist, he brings a wide range of experience to MMOBomb, including two years with Beckett Media where he served as the editor of the leading gaming magazine Massive Online Gamer. He has also written professionally for several gaming websites.
You May Enjoy
Valheim Drops Hearth & Home Update
The update adds new mechanics, materials, optimizations, and more.By QuintLyn Bowers - 2 days ago
Crowfall Dev ArtCraft Confirms Layoffs
Also running cross-region Global Conflict event.By Jason Winter - 1 week ago
Blizzard Removing Suggestive Jokes From World Of Warcraft While Players Remove Themselves
The two things aren’t exactly related, but things are definitely tumultuous in WoW right now.By QuintLyn Bowers - 5 days ago
Here’s A Look At Zynga’s Squad-Based Arena Combat Star Wars Game
The game was revealed at Nintendo Direct in February, but will be available on mobile devices as well.By QuintLyn Bowers - 5 days ago
It's Time For Reflection As Episode 3 Act II Launches In Valorant, Bringing The Fracture Map With It
You've Also Got A Whole New Battlepass To Start Working Through!By Michael Byrne - 1 week ago
Get Your Regalia Mount In FFXIV Now As The FFXV Crossover Returns
It'll cost you 200,00 Gold Saucer points, but it is pretty sweet!By Michael Byrne - 4 days ago