Call of Duty games with most unit sales as of October 2019

The graph shows data on all time global unit sales of selected games in Call of Duty franchise as of October 2019. As of the measured period, the Black Ops of CoD was the highest-seller in the franchise, with 30.99 million units sold worldwide since its release in 2010.

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.

One of the more recent installments of the franchise is Black Ops 3, first released in 2015. Since its release, the game has sold over six million copies in both North America and Europe for the PlayStation 4, and it sits second on the list of the best selling PlayStation 4 games of all time. One of its successors, Call of Duty: WWII, which was first released in November 2017, has seen similar success across the world. This installment proved to be especially popular in Europe, where it sold 6.21 million copies as of January 2020. WWII is also currently in fourth place on the all-time games sales list for the PlayStation 4.

All time unit sales of selected games in Call of Duty franchise worldwide as of October 2019

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October 2019



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as of October 2019

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