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Black Ops Raptr giveaway

While I was falling asleep in a recliner, tons of people were waiting in line ready to get their hands on Call of Duty: Black Ops. We anxiously await the game’s sales numbers to see how well it has done compared to Modern Warfare 2. Right now, gamers around the globe are fighting it out online. It’s a guarantee the public will play countless hours in Black Ops’ multiplayer mode. So why not win something while you do so? Raptr is giving away a bunch of prizes that will unlock as gameplay hours increase.

Raptr is a platform that tracks online activity of videogames. To celebrate the launch of Black Ops, Raptr is giving away over 20 prizes ranging from t-shirts to a custom Alienware PC. Raptr will be giving away the prizes based on how many hours are tracked in the Xbox 360 and PC versions of Black Ops. Some prizes are unlocked by the Raptr community as a whole, and some you can unlock by yourself. You have to sign up for a Raptr account and allow it to track your Black Ops playtime to enter. Even members of the Raptr community that don’t own Black Ops can win global prizes. This contest will last until November 21, 2010.

The first global unlock will be given away once 250,000 hours have been logged. The prizes is 4000 Microsoft points or $50 for PSN. The biggest prize will be unlocked at 4 million hours. Raptr doesn’t say what the prize is, but apparently it serves the greater good.

Here is a list of all the unlockable prizes and requirements.

Global unlocks

  • 250,000 hours – 4000 MSP (Or PSN equivalent)
  • 500,000 hours – Gunnar Shades – Call of Duty Limited Edition
  • 750,000 hours – Splitfish Pirahna Controllers for PS3 (PC & Mac compatible)
  • 1,000,000 hours – PS3 Move (Move Sports Champion Bundle)
  • 1,250,000 hours – Logitech Headset & Controller
  • 1,500,000 hours – Logitech Keyboard
  • 1,750,000 hours – Gunnar Shades – eSports Edition
  • 2,000,000 hours – Logitech Ultimate Gear Pack
  • 2,250,000 hours – Swag bag from the Kartel
  • 2,500,000 hours – Mad Catz Black Ops Pro-Gaming Headset
  • 2,750,000 hours – Activision Triple Pack – 3 Games Your Choice
  • 3,000,000 hours – Alienware Aurora with custom paint job
  • 4,000,000 hours – Mystery Prize for the greater good

Individual unlocks

  • 30 hours – Xbox 360 Kinect
  • 20 hours – Rude Gameware Primal Wireless Headset for Xbox 360
  • 10 hours – Splitfish Shark Controller for PS3 (PC & Mac compatible)
  • 5 hours – Gunnar Shades – Call of Duty Limited Edition
  • 1 hour – Raptr T-shirt x 5

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