Call of Duty®: Black Ops II invasion begins with the first wave of
GRAPEVINE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 2, 2012--
GameStop (NYSE: GME) is rewarding loyal Call of Duty fans with the
opportunity to get in early and get more with four unique waves of
pre-order bonuses for Call of Duty: Black Ops II, one of the most
anticipated games of the year coming Nov. 13. Customers that join the
first wave and pre-order at GameStop beginning today will receive an
exclusive, limited edition two-sided poster. The poster features art
from Treyarch’s massive new blockbuster that pushes the boundaries of
the storied franchise to new heights where THE FUTURE IS BLACK™. Posters
will be distributed while supplies last.
GameStop exclusive Call of Duty: Black Ops II limited edition
two-sided poster (Photo: Business Wire)
First wave pre-order customers are invited to show off their exclusive
bonus by snapping a shot with the limited edition poster and sharing it
on Twitter or Facebook using #GSFIRSTWAVE. Beginning May 21, 2012,
GameStop will showcase the most creative pictures each week for its 4.2
million-fan Facebook community.
In addition to the poster, GameStop® PowerUp Rewards™ members that join
the first wave and pre-order by June 30, 2012 will also receive an
instantly redeemable Prestige Token for Call of Duty®: Modern
Warfare® 3, the record-breaking title that continues to be played by
millions. This highly sought-after currency within the Call of Duty
multiplayer universe can be spent in the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
Prestige shop for highly valuable items, including Double XP.
Customers that get in early and pre-order during the first wave will
automatically receive bonuses revealed in waves two, three and four.
for information on upcoming waves and complete details on how to get in
early to get more.
Set in the year 2025, Call of Duty: Black Ops II propels players
into global conflict featuring advanced weaponry, robotics and drone
warfare in a new Cold War scenario whose seeds are being sown in today’s
headlines. Featuring new graphics technology that drives stunning
cinematic action, Treyarch’s new creation delivers an epic single-player
campaign including branching storylines and non-linear missions, a
re-imagined multiplayer and the most diverse and biggest zombies
experience ever. Call of Duty: Black Ops II is in development by
Treyarch and will be published by Activision Publishing, Inc. The title
has not yet been rated. For more information, visit www.callofduty.com/blackops2
or follow Call of Duty: Black Ops II on www.facebook.com/codblackops.
Tune-in to Spike TV tonight at 9 p.m./8 p.m. CDT for a GameStop special
feature hosted by GTTV’s Geoff Keighley for a closer look at Call of
Duty: Black Ops II.
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