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 video game title in Jan. in the latest U.S. retail figures.
NPD Group Inc. this week reported Modern Warfare 3 ranked as the No. 1 game title across all platforms. The title has sold more than nine million copies.
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.
Activision Blizzard in Jan. released the first Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 content drop to Call of Duty: Elite Premium Members.