Call of Duty: Ghosts Revealed as Top Seller and Most Played Next-Gen Title
Activision revealed today that Call of Duty: Ghosts is the most played game on the next-gen consoles and is leading in terms of sales on both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
According to the press release, Call of Duty: Ghosts is the top selling Xbox One title in retail sales in both North America and United Kingdom. Sony Computer Entertainment has confirmed that the game is the top seller on their PlayStation 4 console as well in North America.
Additionally, Call of Duty: Ghosts is also the most played multiplayer game worldwide on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
“Around the globe, Call of Duty: Ghosts is leading the next generation. It’s the #1 selling title at key retailers and it’s also the most played game on Xbox One and PS4 globally,” said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing, Inc. “As we’ve said before, we’ve got the best community of fans in the world, and we’re thrilled they’re coming with us to the next generation.”
However, Infinity Ward’s latest installment isn’t only leading the war on next-gen. According to Microsoft, the game is also currently the most played multiplayer title on the Xbox 360.
“Congratulations to our friends at Microsoft for the launch of the Xbox One,” said Dave Stohl, executive vice president, worldwide studios, Activision Publishing, Inc. “Xbox and Call of Duty together have formed a valued and lasting partnership on Xbox 360, and we know this is just the beginning. So we look forward to an exciting new future on Xbox One.”
Call of Duty: Ghosts launched for the PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and PC on November 5; while the Xbox One version arrived on November 22.