Call of Duty: Black Ops 3’s Eclipse pack contains re-imagned World at War map Banzai

By Stephany Nunneley
31 March 2016 19:18 GMT

Activision has announced the next content drop for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 will arrive in mid-April.

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Called Eclipse, it includes four multiplayer maps, one of which is a re-imagining of the Call of Duty: World at War map Banzai along with a new chapter in the Zombies experience.

Here’s what is included:

Spire: Spire takes Multiplayer combat to a futuristic sub-orbital airport terminal set high in the clouds. Multiple levels and open areas promote intense, mid-range combat around a clean, high-tech civilian environment. Watch your step, because one wrong move could send you plummeting back through the stratosphere.

Rift: Head to the core of a harsh futuristic military complex, set high above an active caldera. Rift funnels and forces tight, intense engagements, where the only way through is forward. Utilize the unique core movement opportunities to outsmart and outplay enemies as you traverse the suspended rail system.

Knockout: Housed in a traditional Shaolin Temple with a retro twist, Knockout sets the stage for a bloody Kung Fu tournament. This mid-sized map showcases a sharp contrast between the mid-range engagements of the traditional exterior architecture and the tight close-quarters of an eclectic 1970’s styled interior.

Verge: In this re-imagination of the classic Call of Duty: World at War map, Banzai, Verge drops Multiplayer combat into the center of a distant post-apocalyptic future, where two warring factions are entrenched in constant battle. Take control of the key bridge, fortresses, tunnel systems and waterfalls as you engage in high-speed action through this medium-sized map.

Zetsubou No Shima: The Origins characters find themselves stranded on a remote Pacific island which is home to the Division 9 facility: a secret biological research lab whose experiments with Element 115 and its effects on human, animal, and plant biology has created horrors beyond belief. Zetsubou No Shima features a foliage rich island map including new terrifying zombie enemies, a variety of innovative transport mechanics, more devastating traps and classic Zombies side quests.

Those who do not own the Season Pass can purchase the content pack for $15. The pass will run you $49.99

Eclipse will be released for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 players on PlayStation 4 on April 19. A release date for PC and Xbox One users will arrive a month later.


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