Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII Earns Over $500 Million in 3 Days - NewsWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 07 November 2018 / 2,349 Views
Publisher Activision announced Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII earned more than $500 million in sell-through worldwide in its first three days on sale. The game also set a new franchise record for "most combined players, average hours per player and total number of hours played, on current generation consoles."
"Black Ops 4 is off to a blockbuster start. Our player counts and hours played are up year over year, our viewership on Twitch has set new standards and is showing just how fun Blackout is to play and to watch, and the weekend results yet again put Call of Duty at that highest tier of entertainment," said Rob Kostich, EVP and GM, Call of Duty.
"Our digital sales results have been record-breaking across all platforms, and the overall performance strong. We’re really excited about Black Ops 4’s momentum. There’s much more to come, we’re just getting started."
Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII is available now for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC.
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