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Evil Organization

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Full Name
Cordis Die
Call of Duty: Black Ops II
June 22nd, 2014
The west coast of Haiti
Raul Menendez (leader) DeFalco (military commander)
Javier Salazar (undercover mole within the U.S. Navy SEALs), Farid (undercover mole within the CIA) (unknown/K.I.A.), Erik Breighner (formerly), Tian Zhao(alive/K.I.A.), Chloe "Karma" Lynch (alive/K.I.A./captive), Lev Kravchenko (K.I.A.), Mullah Rahman, Manuel Noriega, the ISI Leader
Special Abilities / Weapons
Destroy the capitalist governments of the world (particularly the U.S. Government).
Type of Villains
Terrorists, Anarchists

Cordie Die (which means "Heart Day" in Latin-and is "Day of the Heart" if the words are reversed) is a militant nad terroristic, cult-like populist organization led by the narco-terrorist Raul Menendez and the main enemy faction in Call of Duty: Black Ops II. It is

Cordis Die officially became active on June 22nd, 2014 as a social networking political movement. Popularity of the group spread rapidly due to the charisma of its unknown leader, known as "Odysseus." In actuality, "Odysseus" is actually Raul Menendez hmself.

The main goal of Cordis Die seems to cripple capitalist governments all around the world, particularly the United States of America. It has also targeted dictatorships, such as Iran and North Korea, which were early protest targets. Cordis Die managed to accomplish this mostly with mass political rioting organized through social media. But also, the word freedom for Menendez means the anarchism in a country without a government who can control a country and that's the principle objective for the organization.

Cordis Die has an extremely large military arm within its organization capable of challenging the might of the superpowers around the world. Because of the wealth obtained by Raul Menendez, he used said resources obtained from his drug empire and weapons dealing to invest in experimental cyber weapons tech and entire hidden armies of drones and elite trained sleeper agents infiltrated in most of the world's top organization's and communities, including many special forces units and intelligence agencies. These huge number of troops, armored vehicles, drones, special forces, and unconventional armies would cause rampant chaos around the world in many smaller conflicts to build up Raul Menendez's empire.

As a result, his international organization managed to recruit and equip large amounts of extremely well-trained operators from his huge political movement and gathered millions of unemployed former soldiers as well as civilians rallying to Raul Menendez's cause such as the Mercs and Militia. Entire nations would also ally with Cordis Die, such as the Pakistani ISI, granting him access to advanced secret factories for war material. Overall, the strength of Cordis Die and their military allies and contacts would cripple the United States's drone fleet and spread rampant chaos across the globe until JSOC would have a final showdown with their leader, the outcome of which is still undetermined.


Known Members

  • Raul Menendez (leader) (incarcerated/K.I.A./deceased) (player-determined)
  • DeFalco (second in command) (K.I.A.)
  • Javier Salazar (incarcerated/K.I.A.) (player-determined)
  • Farid (CIA mole) (unknown/K.I.A.) (player-determined)
  • Erik Breighner (formerly) (deceased)


  • Tian Zhao (alive/K.I.A.) (player-determined)
  • Chloe "Karma" Lynch (alive/K.I.A./captive) (player-determined)
  • Lev Kravchenko (K.I.A.)
  • Mullah Rahman
  • Manuel Noriega
  • ISI Leader



  • In the YouTube video of a "Cordis Die" video, The user "PrisonerKAR120C" refers to Dave Anthony of Treyarch. Anthony was one of the writers of the Call of Duty: Black Ops II story along with David S. Goyer.
  • "Cordis Die" translates to "The Heart Day" in Latin, an allusion to the shape of Josefina's pendant.
  • There is an official YouTube channel made by Activision, where propaganda videos are found.

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