Treyarch and Activision has just announced a release date for the PlayStation 3 and PC. If you wanted to get your hands on the new DLC, you can get it on the PS3 and the PC on May 16th. The Uprising DLC includes four new multiplayer maps and “Mob of the Dead” a new Zombies experience that takes players to the notorious prison island of Alcatraz. Here is some more information on the maps themselves:
- Magma – Set within a modern Japanese village, volcanic eruptions carve multiple paths throughout the town.
- Encore – Taking place in the aftermath of a deserted London music festival, Encore leaves numerous opportunities for run-and-gun, close quarters combat.
- Vertigo – A futuristic high-rise mega-structure located in India featuring dizzying vistas and multi-tiered pathways.
- Studio – A contemporary re-imagining of “Firing Range,” the fan-favorite multiplayer map from the original Call of Duty: Black Ops. “Studio” is a Hollywood movie back lot with a variety of cinematic themes that range from Sci-Fi to the Old West.
You can purchase Uprising as a standalone Map Pack for $14.99. Call of Duty: Black Ops II game sold separately, and is required to play this Map Pack.