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'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3' Video Game Breaks Sales Record

submitted on November 11, 2011 by HouTex in "Products / Gadgets"
Activision's latest video game 'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3' set a new first-day sales record this week when it sold 6.4 million units in North America and the United Kingdom, generating $400 million.

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"Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3" is the third game in the military shooter series to set such a record. Last year, "Call of Duty: Black Ops" raked in $360 million in its first 24 hours on sale. "Call of Duty, Modern Warfare 2," sold 4.7 million copies in its first 24 hours to reap $310 million.

A rival shooter game from Electronic Arts Inc., "Battlefield 3," meanwhile, sold 5 million units in its first week in stores last month, making it the fastest-selling game in EA's history.

Activision has donated $3 million to the Call of Duty Endowment, a non-profit corporation created in 2009 to assist veterans with training and job placement.

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    Posted by YanBz on November 12, 2011 [reply] 0 0
    Here is a clear sign of how popular the game is. I heard on the radio that Jeep is coming out with a special "Call of Duty - Modern Warfare 3" edition of their Wrangler Rubicon. Interior and exterior is designed with a Modern Warfare 3 theme. Here is a pic I found:

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