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 Lots of places for enemies to hide and ambush you.
Black Xbox The way enemies fall down dead is hilarious!
Black Xbox He slid down all the way from the top!
Black Xbox This dark and gloomy factory holds lots of ammo.

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Alternate Titles

  • "黑煞" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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Critic Reviews

Game Chronicles Mar 14, 2006 9.2 out of 10 92
Gamer Within Mar 01, 2006 9 out of 10 90
FZ Mar 03, 2006 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GameSpy Feb 23, 2006 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Press Start Online Feb 28, 2006 16 out of 20 80
Gaming Target Apr 26, 2006 8 out of 10 80
Play Magazine 2006 7.5 out of 10 75
1UP Feb 23, 2006 7 out of 10 70
X-Power Feb 26, 2006 7 out of 10 70
Thunderbolt Games May 13, 2006 4 out of 10 40


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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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