Black (Xbox)

Mature
ESRB Rating
Genre
Perspective
Gameplay
Interface
Setting
77
Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.3
User Score
5 point score based on user ratings.
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Description

Sgt. J. Keller is a Black Op and he has just failed his operation - badly. He has been incarcerated and is interrogated to reveal his mission and to find out what went wrong. The player goes through Keller's failed operation in eight areas, wasting enemy soldiers and trying to stay alive. There are primary and secondary objectives, such as reaching a rendezvous point and gathering intel.

Black is a traditional first-person shooter with variety of weapons and interactive scenery - interactive meaning destructible in this case. Enemy soldiers can be killed by destroying a nearby fuel tank for example, and weak shelter, like a wooden fence, can be shot to pieces in order to expose the enemy.

The game can be played in four difficulty levels: easy, normal, hard, and black ops. In easy mode, only the primary objective is required. In normal and hard modes, some of the secondary objectives are required. In black ops mode - unlocked after completing the game on hard - all objectives must be reached. New weapons are also unlocked after finishing a level.

Screenshots

Black Xbox The way enemies fall down dead is hilarious!
Black Xbox Most weapons can be fitted with a silencer (if you can find it!).
Black Xbox Black allows you to use your own custom soundtrack.
Black Xbox The old asylum has many hidden spots.

Promo Images

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Alternate Titles

  • "黑煞" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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User Reviews

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Critic Reviews

DarkZero 2006 9.6 out of 10 96
Game Chronicles Mar 14, 2006 9.2 out of 10 92
IGN Feb 22, 2006 8.6 out of 10 86
4Players.de Feb 24, 2006 84 out of 100 84
Gamers.at Mar 17, 2006 82 out of 100 82
MS Xbox World Feb 26, 2006 8 out of 10 80
PlayDevil May 04, 2006 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Deeko Mar 05, 2006 7 out of 10 70
GameCola.net Mar 15, 2006 6.8 out of 10 68
Factornews Feb 21, 2006 5 out of 10 50

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Trivia

1001 Video Games

Black appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

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karttu (4739) added Black (Xbox) on Feb 28, 2006
Other platforms contributed by Plokite_Wolf (7027) and karttu (4739)