Call of Duty: Black Ops Escalation DLC lands

Game also made available for download from Xbox store

Excited gamers finally get their hands on Black Ops new map pack

Fans of the hugely popular Xbox game Call of Duty: Black Ops received a boost today as a new Escalation Map Pack was made available for download on the Xbox Live Marketplace.

The map pack, which players can purchase for 1200 Microsoft Points, features four brand new competitive multiplayer maps as well as a fresh Zombies level with new playable characters.

Also, for those who don't own the full game already, developers Treyarch have made it available to download digtially today from Xbox Live Games on Demand.

The double announcement comes in advance of an upcoming Black Ops special 'double XP' weekend, which kicks off this Friday May 6. Any experience points earned by players over the course of this will be automatically doubled, allowing gamers to race up the ranks and unlock special new features in the game.

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Via: CVG