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Call of Duty: Black Ops II to support multiplayer video streaming over YouTube

Activision looking to make COD more accomodating for eSports

Activision announced a new feature to be included for the multiplayer modes of Call Of Duty: Black Ops II which will appeal to the exhibitionists and eSportsmen alike.

Black Ops IIs multiplayer mode is to support live streaming of games over YouTube making this the most eSports friendly Call Of Duty title yet.

The feature will allow 360 and PS3 players to stream their League Play games including webcam and audio commentary over the Call Of Duty Elite and individual YouTube channels.

Treyarch boss Mark Lamia said, "From the beginning of development with Call of Duty: Black Ops II, the team has been pushing boundaries on every front to offer Call of Duty fans things that they haven't been able to do before."

He went on, "With our competitive play and eSports initiatives, we wanted to deliver live streaming capabilities built right into Call of Duty: Black Ops II, because Call of Duty is not only fun and exciting to play, but we believe it will be just as exciting to watch. By making the capability of live streaming as accessible as possible to our fans, straight from a player's console without the need for any additional hardware or sophisticated setups, we are empowering our fans to share their multiplayer experiences."

Just in case youre a bit out of touch, Call Of Duty: Black Ops II will arrive on Xbox 360, PS3 and PC on November the 13th (thats next Tuesday - just 4 days away).

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