Activision is to offer gamers unable to attend its official launch party in London online live streaming of the event from Battersea Power Station.
A host of celebrities and music will help to see the game in, which is expected to become the most sought after title this Christmas.
Th event will begin at 6.30pm tonight and it can be watched live by logging onto its official Facebook launch page.
Modern Warfare 2 launch saw Dizzee Rascal perform at the event.
The full Black Ops London launch party schedule follows:-
From 18:30 Behind the Scenes and Build Up
Inside Xbox’s Dan Maher (MrPointyHead) and Graeme Boyd (AceyBongos) present an exclusive look behind the scenes at Battersea Power Station, home of the Call of Duty: Black Ops UK launch event!
From 19:00 Welcome to the Call of Duty: Black Ops UK Launch Event!
Live from the Black Carpet as celebs and VIPs arrive for the launch of the most anticipated game in 2010. Also see the Battersea Power Station like never before as it comes under siege from Black Ops commandos…
From 19:30 Multiplayer Tournament & More From the Black Carpet
Enter Battersea Power Station to watch the UK’s first Black Ops multiplayer challenge and hear from those lucky few to be involved. Featuring a DJ set from Freestyle Games, creators of DJ Hero!
From 20:00 Treyarch Presents…
The developers of Call of Duty: Black Ops, Treyarch, take the stage to give you an exclusive inside look into how the game was made.
From 20:00 EU multiplayer tournament
UK, Sweden, Germany, France, Italy, Netherlands and Spain battle it out in a multiplayer challenge. Featuring interviews with UK challengers.
From 20:45 Treyarch and VIP Interviews
Treyarch answer your questions about the Black Ops. Submit your questions on the Black Ops Facebook page Wall or on Twitter by using the #CoDLaunch hashtag.
From 21:00 Reaction From an Exclusive Black Ops Feature Viewing
At 21:00 the doors open for the first ever viewing of an exclusive feature for Call of Duty: Black Ops. Hear the reaction from those who witness it first…
From 21:30 Celebrity tournament
Watch invited celebrities battle it out as Treyarch invite them to take the stage. Followed by a live DJ set from Freestyle Games.
From 22:00 Countdown to Launch
With only two hours until Black Ops is available we prepare ourselves for the most anticipated game launch of 2010.
From 22:45 Live from GAME Oxford Street, London
We cross live to Oxford Street as the queues begin to build for the midnight opening at GAME.
From 22: 50 Guest interviews
We go back to Battersea Power Station to gather more reaction and verdicts on the game from invited guests and celebrities.
From 23:00 What happened in the US?
Watch footage from the launch event held in the United States, which took place on 4 November.
From 23:30 Live from GAME Oxford Street, London
We hear more from the queues outside GAME in Oxford Street as the crowd gets ever closer to getting their hands on Black Ops.
From 23:45 Un-Boxing of the Prestige Edition
Our presenters unveil the delights found in the Prestige Edition of the game, plus a look inside the VIP goody bags and more music from Rampage.
From 23:55 Live From GAME Oxford Street, London
We cross one final time to Oxford Street and talk to the first people in the UK to get their copy of Call of Duty: Black Ops!
From 00:10 Goodnight and Thank You
After an extraordinary night we say our goodbyes and get the hell out of Battersea Power Station.