Call of the Dead, part of the Call of Duty: Black Ops Escalation pack, stars playable versions of Sarah Michelle Gellar (Buffy The Vampire Slayer), Robert Englund (Nightmare on Elm Street), Michael Rooker (The Walking Dead), and Danny Trejo (Machete).
Dropped on a mysterious, ice-covered Siberian island, Call of the Dead has players control a dream-team of zombie killers as they fight to survive an army of the Soviet undead led by the set-light wielding reanimated corpse of George Romero.
The Call of the Dead storyline is inspired by writer and director George A. Romero, who also stars in the level as himself. The game kicks off with players stranded on a shipload of the undead in Siberia. With tons of guns and this bad-ass characters, little is left to imagination…is zombie killing time!!
Call of the Dead is part of the Call of Duty: Black Ops‘ Escalation map pack due out on the Xbox 360 on May 3 for 1200 Microsoft points ($15). The pack also comes with four new multiplayer maps: Zoo, Hotel, Convoy and Stockpile.