CoD Black Ops sold 5.6 million in 24 hours
Beats record which Modern Warfare 2 set.
Call Of Duty: Black Ops has become the biggest selling entertainment launch ever with a estimate $360 million in North America and the UK in the first 24 hours of its release.
Modern Warfare 2 on its first day on November 9th sold 5.6 million copies in North America and in the UK, Modern Warfare 2 managed 4.7 million copies.
“There has never been another entertainment franchise that has set opening day records for two consecutive years and we are on track to outperform last year’s five-day global sales record of $550 million,” said Bobby Kotick, CEO, Activision Blizzard, Inc. “The game’s success underscores the pop culture appeal of the brand. Call of Duty: Black Ops is the finest game that Treyarch has ever made and raises the bar for online gameplay by delivering the deepest and most intense Call of Duty experience yet. The Call of Duty franchise has over 25 million players around the world that are engaged in billions of hours of online gameplay, and we are committed to supporting them with new content and features on a more frequent and regular basis.”