Last year COD Modern Warfare 2 set a record with $550 million in revenues over 5 days. This year the release of COD: Black Ops has surpassed the previous mark set by Modern Warfare 2 and hit $650 million in just 5 days. As well as setting a revenue record 2 other records were set on Xbox Live:
According to Microsoft:
- More than 5.9 million multiplayer hours were logged playing Call of Duty: Black Ops by end of launch day, November 9.
- More than 2.6 million unique gamers played Call of Duty: Black Ops in one day on November 9.
Treyarch also mentions that they will offer all of the Map Packs on Xbox 360 first to show their appreciation to the 25 million Xbox Live players. Well see you guys online.
Source: Press Release