Liking Call of Duty: Modern Warfare so far? If so, you’re not alone. In a press release, Activision has annoounced that Modern Warfare sales (sell-through) has pushed it across the $1 billion mark! Not only that, but Modern Warfare is now the most played Call of Duty multiplayer of this console generation!
Activision states that Modern Warfare has surpassed 500 million multiplayer hours played since release with nearly 300 million multiplayer matches.
New Multiplayer Highs in Hours Played, Hours per Player and Average Daily Players in
First 50 Days of Release
Through November 2019, Modern Warfare Became the Top-Selling Premium Game of 2019 in the U.S. Year-To-Date, Also Crossed $1 Billion in Worldwide Sell-Through
Speaking of most played. Modern Warfare has beaten all other Call of Duty games this gen in terms of hours played, hours per player and average daily players, too.
“The momentum for Modern Warfare from day one has been incredible. Players are having a great time and are continuing to engage across the multiplayer experience at the highest level in years. We’re also seeing new franchise highs for this console generation in hours played, hours per player and average daily players,” said Byron Beede, executive vice president and general manager for Call of Duty, Activision. “It’s great to see the fan response to the hard work from our development teams led by Infinity Ward. Players are having a great time, and there’s much more to come as we continue to deliver new content.”
“We’re bringing our players together to play across all platforms and that continues today with a new wave of content coming to everyone for free,” said Patrick Kelly, co-studio head and creative director for developer Infinity Ward. “Starting today Vacant and Shipment are in full multiplayer rotation. Players can also jump into new Gunfight maps, play a new Special Ops mission and play fun new modes, starting with Cranked.”