Black (Xbox)

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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.


Black Xbox This soldier is one of your non-controllable teammates.
Black Xbox Going for a sneaky head shot.
Black Xbox Most weapons can be fitted with a silencer (if you can find it!).
Black Xbox Sniping is great fun!

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Alternate Titles

  • "黑煞" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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Critic Reviews

DarkZero 2006 9.6 out of 10 96 Mar 05, 2006 8.5 out of 10 85
TeamXbox Feb 23, 2006 8.5 out of 10 85 Mar 17, 2006 82 out of 100 82 Apr 20, 2006 8 out of 10 80
TalkXbox Mar 07, 2006 78 out of 100 78
Play Magazine 2006 7.5 out of 10 75
GameDaily Dec 14, 2006 7 out of 10 70 Feb 23, 2006 13 out of 20 65
GameLemon Jul 14, 2006 5.9 out of 10 59


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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 (4712) added Black (Xbox) on Feb 28, 2006
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