Amazon.com Inc. this week said Activision Blizzard Inc.’s for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3, Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360, Nintendo Co.’s Wii and the PC ranked as the top-selling game title at the retailer for 2011.
Amazon this week said Modern Warfare was the No. 1 best-selling physical game title at the retailer in 2011.
Ubisoft Inc.’s Just Dance 3 ranked No. 2, while Bethesda Softworks’ The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim ranked third for the year.
NPD Group Inc. this month said Modern Warfare 3 ranked as the No. 1 game title across all platforms in Nov. U.S. sales with an estimated nine million copies sold.
Modern Warfare 3, released Nov. 8, includes new locations like New York, London and Paris, in addition to several lead characters.
The final game includes competitive and co-op online multiplayer options.
The title recorded $1 billion in sales in the first five days of availability.