KEEMSTAR Will Consider Running Weekly Black Ops 4 Tournaments If He Receives the Right Support - Dexerto
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KEEMSTAR Will Consider Running Weekly Black Ops 4 Tournaments If He Receives the Right Support

Published: 6/Aug/2018 9:31 Updated: 6/Aug/2018 9:32

by Ross Deason

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Daniel ‘KEEMSTAR’ Keem has announced that he would be open to running a weekly Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 tournament if he receives the right support.

The Drama Alert creator and host has well and truly immersed himself in the world of tournament organization in 2018 with the likes of Friday Fortnite and the $100K Realm Royale events, and seems open to expanding into Call of Duty.

In response to numerous questions about whether he would be running Black Ops 4 competitions, he said that he was enjoying the beta and knows the community would like to see it.

However, the YouTube star stipulated that the the final decision will come down to whether Treyarch or a third party company provides him with a budget to run the event.

https://twitter.com/KEEMSTAR/status/1026284041769766914

The round of the Black Ops 4 multiplayer beta, which started on August 3 on for PlayStation 4 players, has been well received by the Call of Duty community.

Another is due to run from August 10 to 13 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC, and excitement for the game’s official release is beginning to ramp up to fever pitch.

There is a beta for the all new Blackout Battle Royale mode due to begin in September – another mode that KEEMSTAR might consider running events on.

KEEMSTAR’s statement is sure to catch the eye of a number of potential sponsors if Treyarch isn’t open to the idea, so don’t be surprised if you see an official announcement in the near future.

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Black Ops Cold War players demand change to controversial camo challenge

Published: 1/Dec/2020 22:08

by Michael Gwilliam

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Call of Duty players are calling on Treyarch to revamp one of the camo challenges in Black Ops Cold War, Policia, because it relies too heavily on their opponents’ actions.

Anyone who plays Call of Duty should be familiar with camo challenges – weapon skins that are unlocked as players complete certain tasks. These normally range from scoring a certain amount of headshots, picking up double kills, or just simply fragging out.

However, while the community generally loves completing these challenges, there is one in Black Ops Cold War that players are demanding get changed: the science category.

These skins require players to get kills on enemies who are “taking cover from you in multiplayer”; the final unlock in the category, Policia, requires fifty of these kills.

Black Ops Cold War Checkmate
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Shooting enemies behind cover is a major drag for some players.

Given the fact that you need your opponents to behave in the exact way you need them to and get behind cover as you kill them, completing this challenge can be a massive chore. So much so that players are calling for Treyarch to change it.

“I know it has literally never happened, at least to my knowledge, but can you PLEASE make this a different camo challenge?” Redditor Dementor8919 asked. “I hate camos where you quite literally have to depend on other people to do said thing. Please man I’m begging you.”

I know it has literally never happened, at least to my knowledge, but can you PLEASE make this a different camo challenge? I hate camos where you quite literally have to depend on other people to do said thing. Please man I’m begging you. from blackopscoldwar

Others agreed and remarked how previous Black Ops games had better challenges.

“Remember the good old days where you had to get hip fire kills?” one user reminisced. “At least there ain’t a camo challenge where you have to get 100 kills whilst being prone, just imagine the camping.”

“Yes please change this! Whoever decided to make this challenge should actually try doing this…it is a pain. Why would they make a challenge where you have no control over it?” another chimed in.

Taking cover in Black Ops Cold War
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Will Treyarch change up the camo requirements?

The original post itself ended up getting a lot of traction with over 4,000 up-votes on the site and even earned Reddit awards from users who would also like the camo’s requirements to be tweaked.

So far Treyarch has yet to respond to the post or make any mention of plans to change it, but hopefully, they end up figuring out a method of making the camos more appealing for BOCW players to try and unlock.

Also, if you need help completing any of the gun skin challenges, make sure to check out our Black Ops Cold War weapon camo guide, which also includes all the steps needed for gold, diamond, and Dark Matter Ultra.