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The Call Of Duty Brand Has Now Sold Over 250 Million Games

by Peter Paltridgeon 01/15/2016
This week NPD released its video game sales data for the month of December as well as the overall top-selling games of 2015. We reported that Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 was on top in both, but it’s just the latest victory for a largely successful brand. If you added up every disc and […]
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Here's Where Call of Duty Ranked In The Bestselling Games Of 2015

by Peter Paltridgeon 01/14/2016
Call of Duty conquered once again in the sales lists for video games in 2015. Black Ops 3, the newest installment, ranked first in the NPD list for bestselling games of December, and first in the list of bestselling games for the entire year. And this is just counting physical copies. Black Ops 3 was […]

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Activision: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Was Number One Console Game in the World in 2014

by Shawn Hopkinson 01/16/2015
Activision is reporting that Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare was the top-selling console game in the world in 2014 and Destiny was the number one new video game IP. As usual with releases from Activision, no hard sales numbers are given to back these statements up. Activision says the results are based on NPD, GfK […]
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Analyst Says Call of Duty Retail Sales Down 27 Percent From Last Year

by Shawn Hopkinson 12/15/2014
So how is Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare doing when it comes to sales? Well, two things happened late last week. Activision sent out a press release trumpeting the fact that Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare and Destiny were the best-selling console games of the year in the U.S. and that Call of Duty was […]

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Activision Declares Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare the Biggest Entertainment Launch of the Year

by Shawn Hopkinson 11/21/2014
  Activision says its recently released Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare not only had the biggest video game launch of the year, but that it beats all other entertainment launches of the year including movies, books and music. Exactly how big is the launch? That’s the crazy thing about these press releases. They don’t actually […]
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Analyst Forecasts Advanced Warfare Will Sell Millions Less Than Ghosts

by Shawn Hopkinson 09/30/2014
  At least one analyst is seeing Call of Duty on the decline. Sterne Agee analyst Arvind Bhatia predicts that Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, will sell 15 percent fewer copies in the fourth quarter of 2014 than Call of Duty: Ghosts did in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to Cinema Blend, or 17 […]

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Activision Says Destiny Sold $325 Million in First Five Days

by Shawn Hopkinson 09/17/2014
Slightly weak review scores didn’t stop Destiny from becoming a sales juggernaut. According to the game’s publisher Activision, Bungie’s new sci-fi shooter sold through, that is to consumers, an estimated $325 million in its first five days. The estimate is derived from “Chart-Track, first parties, retail customer sell-through information and Activision Blizzard internal estimates.” The […]
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Destiny Ships $500 Million

by Shawn Hopkinson 09/10/2014
According to Activision, Destiny had  shipped $500 million worth of Destiny to retailers and other first parties, which would make it the biggest new franchise launch in video game history. Activision hasn’t revealed how many of those units shipped to retailers were sold to consumers, but it looks like Bungie’s shooter is on track to be […]

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Titanfall Xbox One's Best-Selling Game, EA Says

by Shawn Hopkinson 06/13/2014
This probably comes as a “no duh” moment, but EA COO Peter Moore said Respawn’s big mean mech-smashing baby is the best-selling Xbox One game so far. “Sales are always going to be inhibited and governed by the install base, but [Titanfall] is attaching incredibly well,” Moore said in an interview with Game Informer. “Titanfall […]

Call Of Duty: Ghosts Leading PS4 Sales For December 2013

by Alex Beanon 01/11/2014
While you were being led around by a troll on Xbox One yesterday, the December 2013 sales were announced for Sony’s PlayStation 4 and none other than “Call of Duty: Ghosts” was leading the way for games with digital upgrades, beating out “Battlefield 4” and “Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag”. On the list of those […]