Breaking Free
Breaking free
Previous level The Recovery Job
Next level On The Run
Game Call of Duty: Black Ops (Nintendo DS)
Character Sgt. Michael Shaw
Place Cuba
Date 1800 hrs, November 10, 1967
Objective Escape from the prison
Enemies Tropas
"Escape your captors, find information about your location, and radio the Allies with your position."
— Mission description

"Breaking Free" is the second level in Call of Duty: Black Ops (Nintendo DS). In the level the player, as Sgt. Michael Shaw, must escape a makeshift Cuban prison, after freeing themselves and killing the Cuban interrogator.


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  • There is light coming from the windows, but it is nighttime outside.
  • The door to the cell block closes after recovering the documents.
  • The "documents" the player must recover before using the radio is actually just a map of the prison, not showing the location of the prison.
  • The large fan does not cast shadows.
  • After killing the soldier that the prisoner insults, approaching the prisoner will result in him saying: "It wasn't me, it was the other guy".
  • One of the various posters in the prison shows a bearded man.