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Yes, Call of Duty: Black Ops now holds the biggest launch in entertainment history, surpassing its predecessor, Modern Warfare 2. That’s for the first 24 hours. What about the next four days? As you might expect, they went on to sell more.
According to the latest Gfk Chart-track, the latest CoD topped the softwares sales chart comfortably in the UK. According to Activision, the game grossed US$ 650 million in its first five days of sale.Modern Warfare 2 had US$ 550 million. A very pleased Bobby Kotick pointed out that, “Call of Duty has become the first entertainment property in history to set five-day launch records for two consecutive years across all forms of entertainment.”
Activision isn’t the only one benefitting from the release. Microsoft reportedly had 2.6 million Black Ops players on Xbox Live at launch day, logging in a total of 5.9 million hours of online play.
The game has been patched earlier, so you might want to check the patch notes, too.
We could have a problem here folks. This game is clearly screwing around with physics click the spoiler for more info on the game breaking glitch.
[spoiler intro="Spoiler Alert" title="More Game Breaking Info"] Gotcha ya Who is going to the midnight release?[/spoiler]
Electronic Arts has announced that the upcoming Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Vietnam expansion is going to run you $14.99, or 1200 MS Points.
The Vietnam expansion will pit United States Marines against the North Vietnamese Army on four new maps, each of which will support Conquest and Rush modes. Toss in new era-specific weapons and vehicles (along with new achievements and trophies), and the price tag isn’t looking that bad. It’ll be available for PC, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3 later this year.
Not sold? Here’s the latest trailer to help you make your decision.
Get a glimpse of the epic single player campaign of Call of Duty: Black Ops as Activision and Treyarch shows off another explosive trailer of the hotly anticipated shooter sequel.
Call of Duty: Black Ops releases on November 9 on PS3, Xbox 360, Wii, DS and PC.
Finally we get confirmation of all 83 mixes to be included in DJ Hero 2 when it releases on October 19. After reading the list I’ll have to say I like what I see and look forward to being able to take the songs for a spin since I own and liked the first one on Wii. Any other takers?