, the first of four massive downloadable content (DLC) for Call of Duty: Ghosts
, is set to launch on January 28th first, exclusively via Xbox LIVE for Xbox One and Xbox 360, Activision Publishing
announced. Onslaught offers four unique multiplayer maps, each with their own distinct environments, small to medium scale, and varied gameplay, as well as the all-new "Maverick" dual-purpose Assault Rifle/Sniper Rifle. Call of Duty: Ghosts Onslaught also features "Episode 1: Nightfall", the first installment in Extinction's four-part episodic narrative that delves deeper into the storyline, and includes new characters, a new weapon and new alien species including a towering, three-story tall alien enemy.
Onslaught is also included as part of the Call of Duty: Ghosts DLC Season Pass, which gives fans access to four epic Call of Duty: Ghosts DLC Packs planned to release in 2014 - Onslaught, Devastation, Invasion and Nemesis - at the discounted suggested retail price of $49.99. Additionally, Call of Duty Ghosts DLC Season Pass holders get instant access to the downloadable multiplayer map, "Free Fall", as well as the Team Leader Digital Pack, which comes with a unique multiplayer character head, weapon camo, reticle, player patch, player card and player background.
A video presenting this first DLC is available for your viewing pleasure, along with nine screenshots