Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 sells $775 Million in the First Five Days

Activision announced today that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 has made $775 million in sales in the first five days. Bobby Kotick, CEO of Activision said, “Life-to-date retail sales for the Call of Duty franchise have exceeded $6 billion worldwide, which makes Call of Duty one of the most valuable entertainment properties in the world.”

According to Microsoft, more than 7 million multiplayer hours were logged by the end of the launch day. The game also set a record with concurrent players on Xbox Live topping at 3.3 million on November 8.

Success was never an issue with the series. Call of Duty is practically the new Madden; it’s on everyone list.


Source: Activision Press Release

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