Your Account
    Log into your account here:
       Forgot Password

    Not registered? Sign Up for free
    Registration allows you to keep track of all your content and comments, save bookmarks, and post in all our forums.
Follow the dark path or use the light


Mission 1: Phyrric Victory

Call of Duty Black Ops 2 Walkthrough and Guide

by vhayste  

Print page (no screenshots)   |   Print page

Mission 1: Phyrric Victory

- Eliminate Enemy personnel (x15) with machete
- Destroy the MPLA tanks
- Eliminate enemy personnel (x5) with one mortar explosion
- Sink enemy vessels (x5)
- Dive to prone on an enemy grenade and survive
- Eliminate enemy personnel (x10) with animal trap
- Kill (x4) enemies with one mortar primed animal trap
- Use elevated improvised positions for confirmed sniper kills (x20)
- Collect intel (x3)
- 100% survivability rating

Before starting the mission, you'll have the option to select you have the option to select your loadout. You'll have the default for now but more options will become available as you continue. There are also 10 challenges per mission; completing all of them unlocks a Trophy. (More details in the Trophy List section of the guide)

Once in control, head to the right side of the hill and fight your way to the marked vehicle. Before accessing it, grab the intel by the hole. Be careful of the mortar explosions before getting it.

Mortar Intel

Next, access the compartment of the overturned Buffel and grab the mortar rounds there. Next, find the mortar team's positions and take them out.

After taking out the mortar teams, more enemies will continue to pour in, including some tanks. Call in air support and manually control it to destroy the enemy armor. Keep killing more enemies. An enemy technical will appear in the battlefield. Take out the gunner and wait until more enemy vehicles appear. Call in another round of air support to take them out.

Death from above

Once the enemy vehicles are destroyed, mount the Buffel to lead the final push. Keep shooting at the running enemies until a scene triggers. Next, you'll have to secure the barge. After landing in the barge, sweep the deck then open the box to equip a flak jacket. Next, take out the gunboats using the MG's placed in the right side and upper deck of the barge.

Death from above

Once the pursuers are taken out, climb the upper deck and check the corner after the MG emplacement to find another intel.

Barge Intel

Regroup with your partner and open the container. After recovering Woods, equip the Valkyrie from the nearby container and use it to destroy the enemy helicopter. Take note that this weapon has limited range and you need to steer it manually to the target.

Follow the path and head to the village. Take cover behind the log when prompted. Crouch down and let the patrol pass. Head to the wooden hut then take cover again when you spot a new patrol. Follow your partner to the grass then crawl again to maintain cover. Continue forth when it's safe until you put Woods down. Head to the radio tower and grab the animal trap from the shed along the way.

Crawl in the grass then head to the radio hut. Approach the window for a scene. After escaping the explosion, return back to Hudson and escape to the river. You can lay down animal traps along the way. Keep killing your pursuers and defend your position until you're ready to leave. After you reach the second area where you have to dig in and make a stand, check the platform on the tree to the northwest to find another intel.

Jungle Intel

Continue killing enemies and follow Hudson when you tells you to move. After jumping off the water fall, take cover behind the rock and take out more enemies. Once Hudson is on the move, regroup with him and carry Woods to the objective. Mission complete.