Modern Warfare 2 Generates over $600 Million in Revenue

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Source: VGChartz Ltd. - Read the full article
Posted: 4 years 49 weeks ago

VGChartz can exclusively reveal that according to our preliminary data, Modern Warfare 2 sold around 9.4 million copies in week one (5 days on sale) worldwide. This equates to over $600 million in revenue, beating the previous record holder Grand Theft Auto IV which sold 5.9 million units in the same timeframe last year and generated around $450 million in revenue (at a higher average selling price).

Breaking the sales down by console, Xbox 360 took 56% of total sales, PS3 took 38% and the remaining 6% of sales were for the PC version. 5 million copies were sold in the Americas, 1.8 million in the UK and nearly half a million in France.