How to Play Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Nightmares Mode

There is a secret mode in Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 that will allow you to play a zombie filled single player mode. Here is how to play Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Nightmares mode to bring zombies to the campaign.

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After the December Black Ops 3 update you no longer need to access the Black OPs 3 Nightmares mode with a secret code or by beating the single player mode..

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 arrived this week and in addition to the fresh new Dead Ops Arcade 2 hidden mode there is a Nightmares mode that brings zombies to the single player missions.

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How to Play Black Ops 3 Nightmares

To play the Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Nightmares mode on Xbox One, PS4 or PC you needed to beat the campaign. After the new update arrived in December the Nightmares mode is now available for all users to play without completing any other part of the game. This is handy if you love zombies, but aren’t interested in the traditional campaign mode.

 

Learn how to play Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Nightmares mode.

Learn how to play Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Nightmares mode.

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Before the update, you had to enter a code to unlock this without playing. This is how you did it. You don’t need to pick up collectibles or complete all the smaller achievement parts of the levels — just beat the mission and move on to the next.

After you beat the Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 campaign mode a new option will appear on your menu.

When you start up to play a new game, you will see the standard options and at the bottom a Nightmares mode.

Select that and then you can choose the mission you want to play. You can see this in the videos below.

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You can play split screen and you can play with up to three other people. There missions are in a new order, but most of them are there.

When playing Black Ops 3 Nightmares you will play against Zombies, but this is not the Shadows of Evil Zombies mode that is available at the start of the game.

In the playlist above there are 11 videos showing off this new mode, but if you want to be surprised when you play you should only watch enough to see the options.

Check out other important Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 details in the slides below.

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Is Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Worth Buying?

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Is Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Worth Buying?

The Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 reviews are in and overall they are favorable with an 85 out of 100 on Metacritic for PS4 and 86 out of 100 for the Xbox One.

We are still seeing some Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 reviews in progress, due to the multiplayer nature of this game.

The GameSpot Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 review is the most succinct and critical that we've read. If you only read one review, this is the one to spend your time on. It offers a good feel for the game and will help you decide if Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 is worth buying. Polygon is another good review to read and you can watch the IGN review in progress above to get an idea if this is a game you should buy.

These three sources will help you decide if Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 is worth buying. The game is $59.99 for the standard edition and is available at most retailers for the PS4, Xbox One and PS4. There is a version for the Xbox 360 and PS3, but it is very limited.

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