A sense of humour goes a long way, but does it go all the way to 25 million units sold? Probably not, which is why Black Ops 2 is also a game about weaponised iPods, slavering zombies, tanks that resemble angry metal gorillas and beautiful women on horseys. Horseys! They're like attack dogs, but with more sentimental value. Gizz an equestrian killstreak, Treyarch.
Activision's latest live action trailer is notable for the presence of Robert Downey Junior, the fast-talking human face of Iron Man. There's also the Tacitus chap who revealed the game's iconic Quadrotor to the world, and in all probability a bunch of other celebrities I don't recognise. Suit up! Time to drop some names. Or alternatively, nukes. While I'm on, here's a thinky piece about why game trailers aren't always the best way to learn about games.