All time unit sales of selected games in Call of Duty franchise worldwide as of June 2017 (in millions)

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Title (year of release)Unit sales in millions
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (2011)30.67
Call of Duty: Black Ops (2010)30.37
Call of Duty: Black Ops II (2012)29.47
Call of Duty: Ghosts (2013)27.52
Call of Duty: Black Ops III (2015)26.37
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 (2009)24.99
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (2014)22.17
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare (2007)17.24
Call of Duty: World at War (2008)14.98
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare11.97
Call of Duty 3 (2006)6.45
Call of Duty 2 (2005)2.12
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare: Reflex Edition (2009)1.51
Call of Duty: The War Collection (2010)0.06
Call of Duty0.01

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The graph shows data on all time global unit sales of selected games in Call of Duty franchise as of June 2017. As of the measured period, the Modern Warfare 3 edition of CoD was the highest-seller in the franchise, with 30.67 million units sold worldwide since its release in 2011. The figure includes sales of Xbox 360, PS3, Wii and PC versions.
Call of Duty – additional information

Published by Activision, Call of Duty (CoD) is a popular first person shooter video game series which first launched in 2004. While the franchise was originally created exclusively for Windows, later versions were made available for numerous other platforms, including Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo, and OS X and more. The plot of the game revolves around war – WWII in case of Call of Duty 1,2 and 3; an imagined Russian civil war for Modern Warfare 2; and a near-future war setting for Black Ops II and several subsequent releases.

The latest installment in the franchise, Call of Duty: Black Ops III, was one of the most successful projects for the developer and the publisher. The game was the most highly anticipated PlayStation 4 title of 2015. Consequently, Black Ops III secured the first spot on a ranking of PS4 best-selling video games that year, with nearly 11 million copies sold. Additionally, Call of Duty sales on Xbox One amounted to 6 million units in the same period, also making it the bestseller on Microsoft’s platform. What is more, Activision announced that CoD: Black Ops III generated 550 million U.S. dollars in revenue in mere 72 hours after its release on November 6, 2015.

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June 2017
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World
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data accessed June 13, 2017
Special properties
7th and 8th generation console editions (Wii, Wii U, PS3, PS4, Xbox360, Xbox One) and PC

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