Activision Blizzard Inc.’s Call of Duty titles for Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 ranked as the top Xbox Live games in the latest activity data.
This week, Microsoft said Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 ranked as the No. 1 Xbox Live title for the week of Jan. 30 based on unique users.
Call of Duty: Black Ops ranked second, EA Inc.’s FIFA 12 ranked third, Bethesda Softworks’ The Elder Scrolls: Skyrim ranked fourth, and Battlefield 3 ranked at No. 5 in the same period.
Modern Warfare 3, released Nov. 7, 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.
Modern Warfare 3 players have logged more than 639 million hours of play through Dec. 31.
Activision Blizzard in Feb. began releasing DLC in the Modern Warfare 3 Content Season. The initiative includes more than 20 pieces of brand new content over a 9-month period.