New Call of Duty Blockbuster Surpasses
Total Number of Players and Hours Played Up Year Over Year Through Opening Launch Weekend
Black Ops 4’s Opening Launch Weekend was the Most Viewed on Twitch in Franchise History
The first Call of Duty release on Blizzard Battle.net®, Black Ops 4 on PC continues to be significantly above last year, as the number of players is more than double year over year through its first three days.
Additionally, based on minutes watched, the title delivered the highest level of viewership through launch weekend on Twitch in franchise history.
“Black Ops 4 is off to a blockbuster start. Our player
counts and hours played are up year over year, our viewership on Twitch
has set new standards and is showing just how fun Blackout is to play
and to watch, and the weekend results yet again put Call of Duty
at that highest tier of entertainment,” said
Following its launch last Friday, Black Ops 4 already established a new day one record on PlayStation for digital full game sales on PlayStation Store, globally*; and also became the best-selling Activision Xbox One digital game on day one, globally**. Through its first three days, PC digital sales and active players are up significantly from last year.
Sell-through sales figures include Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 retail and digital unit sales, including Black Ops 4 season pass sales, for the opening three-days following initial launch. Sales figures based on retail customer sell-through information, Gfk Chart-Track data, and internal Activision estimates. Total players, hours per player, total hours played, and Twitch viewership based on Activision data.
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* Largest day one digital full game sales on PlayStation Store according to PlayStation.
** Largest Activision Xbox One digital game sales in Activision’s history based on Activision sales data.
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