Call of Duty: Black Ops II is a first-person shooter video game. It is the second installment in Call of Duty's Black Ops series, a direct sequel to 2010's Call of Duty: Black Ops, and the ninth Call of Duty game. It was developed by Treyarch and published by Activision.

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Black Ops 2 Zombies permanent perks

I've seen many articles online claiming that there are permanent perks in Tranzit that can be unlocked through challenges. I've managed to earn permanent quick revive by reviving the same player ...
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Will Prestige option for stat reset keep your unlocked weapons/perks?

I understand that one of the three options when you prestige is to reset all stats, but you can also use a prestige token to permanently unlock some weapon/perk - so my question is: When you reset ...
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What is Humiliation?

How do you get the "Complete all Humiliation unlocks" Calling Card? What is defined as a "humiliation"? I have managed to get 16/25 without ever playing Gun Game/Sticks and Stones.
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Can I check what challenges I have completed during a mission?

I'd like to know which singleplayer campaign challenges I have completed, as well as refresh my memory of what some of them are. Can I do this while on the mission?
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How do you get a bloodthirsty medal with a crossbow?

In order to get gold camo for the crossbow, one of the challenges is that you need to get a bloodthirsty medal using only the crossbow. A bloodthirsty medal is obtained by getting 5 kills in a row, ...
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How do I use my scorestreak? [duplicate]

I'm confused on which key to be used to use scorestreak in Black Ops2 on PC. I have tried to check the config, but it doesn't appear to be bound to any key. Any idea which is the default key for ...
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What are the pros of choosing to Prestige Mode?

Ok... it took me a long time to get to this point, so I have some reservations about choosing Prestige Mode. What are the most significant benefits of Prestige Mode? I'm reluctant to lose my guns or ...
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Can I change the outcome of completed story missions?

According to my career record, I've done an unsatisfactory job of searching Menendez's compound. Does this have significant consequences and can I change the outcome by replaying the mission?
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What does Black Ops 2 season pass include?

Does it come with both revolution and uprising map packs? Or do I have to purchase each season pass separately? Are revolution maps still available? I know nuketown is in the regular multiplayer ...
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If you prestige, do you keep your unlocked tokens?

I want to know if you prestige, do you get to keep the unlocked tokens you have gained?
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What is the significance of tactical strike team missions?

I'm having a hard time doing these missions, and apparently there's a limited time window for me to do them. Are there any rewards or penalties for completing or failing to complete these missions?
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Game freezes at load screen after latest patch

It appears that after I patched Black Ops II, the load screen won't show up. Instead, my Xbox freezes when I try to start the game, and I'm forced to turn the power off and turn it back on (or ...
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How does resetting work in Black Ops 2?

If you reset all stats, does that reset you to level 1 no prestige or will you have no stats and be level 1 on first prestige?
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How do you get promoted to Masters in League Play

I was wondering how you get promoted to Masters in Black Ops 2. I've been playing a lot of league play where I get on a win streak of a few games then lose. I am in Platinum currently, but can't seem ...
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Is it possible to switch sides?

I want to switch sides and play against my friend, but can't see a way to change in online multiplayer. How do I switch my team?
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If you don't use your permanent unlock, will you have two if you prestige again?

When you prestige you get a permanent unlock. If you do it again, without using that first one, will you then have two? With this thread of logic, can you essentially save them up? It would be ...
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Starting a new singleplayer campaign

Apparently one cannot change the outcome of completed story missions without starting a new campaign. If I decide to replay the campaign, will I lose anything, such as weapon unlocks or completed ...
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How do I use the permanent unlock token?

I prestiged. I'm at level 16 and I see no way to permanently unlock a weapon or perk. Where is this located?
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How do I change the crosshair in Black Ops 2?

I have seen people using different crosshairs on the kill cam. Unfortunately I can't figure out how to change the crosshair. How do I do it?
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In Black Ops II zombies, what are the differences between public match and custom games?

In Black Ops II zombies, what are the differences between public match and custom games? The main difference that I know is that in custom match, randoms cannot search your game as in public match, ...
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How to effectively use the animal traps?

I'm playing campaign mode for Black Ops 2, and I've come to the point in the Pyrrhic Victory mission that grants me the animal traps from the small wooden shed. I've placed the bear traps around the ...
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BO2 “Fresh Start”

Does using "fresh start" in BO2 affect your "league best" or league play in general? Because, I observed, that people reset their stats and their "league best" would still be the same.
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How can I skip strike force missions like FOB Spectre?

I finished "Old Wounds" and see that the next mission is "Time and Fate" but I'm forced into "FOB Spectre," a strike force mission. I'd like to finish my Veteran run without doing these strike force ...
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What happens when I run out of Strike Teams?

If I use all my Strike teams on a tactical strike map, is that it, can I no longer play those maps until I start a new campaign? Will I no longer be able to play any tactical strike maps until I get ...
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Black Ops 2 freezes when attempting to play Zombies multiplayer

When i try to play zombies multiplayer it freezes on a black screen when the match starts. I've been looking online for hours for an answer but no luck.
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How to get the best gaming experience with 3D projector?

I've got a 3D projector, bought some DLP-link glasses, and finally got everything set up to run Black Ops 2 Zombies in 3D mode from a PC. The effect looks OK standing still, but while looking around ...
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Is there a way to switch between obtained scorestreaks?

In Black Ops 2, if I get multiple scorestreaks in a single match, am I allowed to switch between them and choose which one I want? For example, say I've obtained UAV, and then a Care Package. Is ...
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What buttons do you press to use your UAV?

I recently unlocked the UAV in the PS3 version of Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, and it says I've gotten enough of a killstreak to be able to use it, but I don't know how to actually use it! How do I use ...
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Red “x” by easy difficulty in Zombies

Does anyone know why there is a red "x" by easy when you change the difficulty to easy on zombies?
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Black ops 2 Prestige Gun and prestige level

If I Prestige in Black Ops 2, will my gun levels and camos get reset as well? For example, my PDW is Prestige two with gold camo.
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How can I win tactical strike force missions?

The first (and to date, last) time I tried to play the FOB Spectre mission, I was slaughtered in 3 minutes. It seems any 1 of my units is incapable of taking out any 1 enemy unit, and I only have 3 to ...
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Can I play Black ops 2 without playing the first one?

I have black ops 2 and havent played the 1st one. But i dont wanna play it if i dont know the story is. Is there like a quick summary for the 1st one so i dont have to play it and understand the 2nd ...
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Can you select which scorestreak reward to activate?

When I get a number of scorestreaks at once, can you select which one to activate? Is it always the most recent streak rewarded? My scorestreak combo is care package, counter-UAV, and the Guardian. ...
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Which helicopter in Celerium challenge on Black Ops 2 campaign

On the mission "Celerium" on Call of Duty Black Ops 2 there is a challenge that says: ELIMATE ENEMY HELI BEFORE LIFT OFF My question is: What heli? After playing through this mission countless ...
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Are the directions of the tower's posts always the same? (N,E,S,W) In Die Rise, Black ops 2, High Maintenance Achievement

I got as far as punching the tower with the Galvaknuckles last night with 3 friends but when we had finished what we thought was the correct combination - no achievement. I know there is always a ...
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Call of Duty multiplayer field of view (advantage?)

I'm playing Call of Duty Black Ops II on PC and there is the possiblity to set the Field of View inbetween 65 and 90 degrees. Would setting it to 90 degrees give me a considerable advantage over ...
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Relentless Medal and Killstreak Rewards in Black Ops 2

Is it a bug or am I allowed to use killstreak rewards to get this medal in a match? I'm having such a difficult time getting it.
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How do I equip the knife as a secondary weapon?

In CoD Black Ops 2, how can I equip the knife when I have both a primary and a secondary weapon? Is there a way? If not, does the tac knife for pistols count as an equipped knife? I am asking this ...
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Do I need to complete more than 2 challenges per mission?

Completing 2 challenges during a campaign mission awards an unlock. Are there any rewards for completing more than 2 challenges?
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Can I still play a game on Xbox Live if I move updates from HDD to memory sticks?

Xbox 360 Slim with 4 Gb HDD and two USBs: 3.1 Gbs free (4 Gbs total) and 4.6 Gbs free (16 Gbs total) Titanfall, which I have enough overall storage for its 1.5 Gbs, says I need to store it on the HDD ...
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Changing the ending of “Suffer with Me”

When at the ending of "Suffer with Me," how do I change the ending? I've pressed rewind story at the replay mission but I always have to kill "Menendez." I've even rewinded the entire campaign and it ...
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How do I switch between scorestreaks once I've obtained them?

How do I switch between scorestreaks once I've obtained them? I mean, during match of course. I know that on the XBox you use the D-Pad, but can't figure out how you do it on the PC.
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Double XP Weekend doubles weapon XP?

Now, I know that double XP and double Weapon XP are different, but: Is "Double XP WEEKEND" the same as "Double Weapon XP"? I know "Double XP" does not double weapon XP. But, does "Double XP WEEKEND" ...
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What is the Dragonfire scorestreak and how do I use it?

I haven't had the game long and have only been playing online multiplayer so far. I just earned the Dragonfire scorestreak but I dont know how to use it. Everytime I tried with the conventional method ...
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Do I need to finish a mission to receive its challenge unlock?

Do I need to complete a mission after completing 2 challenges to receive the mission unlock? Does replaying a mission, having completed it without 2 challenges before, change anything?
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Can I change the loadout of a started mission?

I went on a mission (Specifically, Karma) and clicked the default build without putting much thought into it. But the default build sucks. There's a great need for corrected loadout, but this far I ...
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How can I choose which guns to permanently unlock?

I am now prestige level 7. The first three levels gave me a choice what I wanted to permanently unlock. After that I never got a choice, it just automatically picks something. How can I make it so ...
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Livestream no longer working on Black Ops 2 on PS3

My livestream on Black Ops 2 for PS3 is no longer working. I tried to livestream, it allowed me to for short periods of time for like two days. Now whenever I try to, it doesn't let me at all. Both my ...
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My Y axis is inverted! How do I fix that?

When I play Black Ops 2, it seems that my xbox controller is inverted. Example: if I press up, my character looks down and vice versa. It was not like this before. Does anyone know how to reset the ...
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Why do I get matched against players of much higher level and prestige rank?

This only started happening when I was about a 3rd of the way through the first prestige level. All of a sudden I'm getting matched with players who are in their 5th, 6th ,7th prestige. When I first ...