Retailer Best Buy Co. Inc. this week price cut Activision Blizzard Inc.’s Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 to under $40 in a new year-end sale.
Through Dec. 31, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 holds a discount price of $39.99, $20 off the $59.99 MSRP.
Activision Blizzard in Dec. said Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 has surpassed $1 billion in retail sales.
In addition, Call of Duty Elite has sold one million premium subscriptions to date. Premium features include daily competitions, download content and prizes.
NPD Group Inc. in Dec. reported Modern Warfare 3 ranked as the No. 1 game title across all platforms, with an estimated nine million copies sold.
Call of Duty: 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.