Call of Duty: Black Ops Guide

Multiplayer Customization

Camo

Each primary gun can use one of sixteen camouflages. All camouflages are unlocked at level 22 with the exception of Gold which is unlocked at 14th prestige. Each camouflage costs C250, Gold costs C50,000. They include:

None (Default Color)
Dusty
Ice
Red
Olive
Nevada
Sahara
ERDL
Tiger
Berlin
Warsaw
Siberia
Yukon
Woodland
Flora
Gold

Face Paint

Face Paint is another customizable feature in Black Ops. Some are unlocked after buying them. Some are unlocked after certain prestiges. They are not available for purchase until level 31. There are 25 different face paints. Each face paint costs C500. They include:

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Clean (Default/None)
Stalker
Banshee
Highlander
Sidewinder
Mantis
Militia
Apache
Sandman
Zulu
Blitz
Commando
Tundra
Animal
Dutch
Ranger
Smoke
Black Widow – Unlocked after 3 face paint purchases.
Death – Unlocked after 7 face paint purchases.
Reaper – Unlocked after 11 face paint purchases.
Jester – Unlocked after 15 face paint purchases.
Dragon – Unlocked at Prestige 11
Lion – Unlocked at Prestige 11
Demon – Unlocked at Prestige 11
Spider – Unlocked at Prestige 11

Reticle

Reticles can be changed on the Red Dot Sight and the Reflex Sight. They are unlocked for purchase at level 25. Each Reticle costs C500. You must buy each reticle on each gun. There are 40 different reticules. They include:

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Dot
Semi-Circles
Lines With Dot
Hollow Circle
Smiley Face
Arrows Vertical
Arrows Horizontal
Arrows With Dot
Bones
Burst
Circle Within a Circle
Circle
Circle Outline
Circle Outline with Dot
Circle With Crosshairs
Circle With Outer Lines
Circle With Inner Lines
Circle With Arrows
Circle With Triangles
Outer Crosshairs
Small Crosshairs
Large Crosshairs
Crosshairs
Crosshairs With Dot
Diamond
Diamond Outline
Heart
Radiation
Skull
Square
Square Outline
Square With Crosshairs
Star
Three Dots
Treyarch
Triangle
Outer Triangles
X
X With Dot
Yin Yang

Reticle Color

Reticle Color can be changed on the Red Dot Sight and the Reflex Sight. They are unlocked for purchase at level 25. Each color costs C250. There are 7 Reticle Colors. They are:

Red
Green
Blue
Purple
Teal
Yellow
Orange

Lens

Lenses can be changed on the Red Dot Sight and the Reflex Sight. It is the color around the reticles. There are 6 Lens Colors. They are unlocked for purchase at level 28. Each one costs C500. They are:

Clear Lens
Red Lens
Blue Lens
Green Lens
Orange Lens
Yellow Lens

Playercard

When you kill an enemy you may notice an image come up. This is the playercard. You can customize your playercard by purchasing backgrounds and layers. Layers are for creating your own emblem on your playercard. You must buy each layer, each image for each layer, and each background image.

There are 197 different background images. The backgrounds vary in price, starting at C1000. Some are only unlocked after prestige.

There are 489 different images you can use on the 12 different layers. Some images must be unlocked at later levels or prestiges. It seems images cost C100 each. Each layer costs more and more:

Layer 1: C100
Layer 2: C200
Layer 3: C300
Layer 4: C400
Layer 5: C1000
Layer 6: C1500
Layer 7: C2500
Layer 8: C5000
Layer 9: C5500
Layer 10: C6000
Layer 11: C7000
Layer 12: C8000

After you create an emblem you have the option of putting that emblem on your gun. Once you reach rank 16 you can purchase the emblem for C1000 to use on that particular gun. If you want it on another gun you must spend another C1000 on a different gun.