Activision has been sending out press releases today informing Media that they had made over a billion dollars in one day by selling Call of Duty Ghost. In a press release to Videogamer Activision had said;
“Call of Duty is by far the largest console franchise of this generation,” said Bobby Kotick, CEO of Activision Blizzard. “More people have played Call of Duty this year than ever before, logging four billion hours of gameplay. And in the last 12 months, Call of Duty: Black Ops II, including its digital content, generated more revenues than any other console game ever has in a single year. Although it is too early to assess sell-through for Call of Duty: Ghosts, it’s launching at a time when the franchise has never been more popular.”
The publisher says that millions of people already playing the game online. Activstion also said that Xbox 360average player sessions for Ghosts have been longer than either Black Ops II or Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.
Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision said;
“Ghosts is an amazing game which ushers in the next generation of Call of Duty. The team at Infinity Ward has delivered yet another epic thrill ride in the campaign, and what I think is our best multiplayer game yet.”