Activision Offering $1M Prize In Call of Duty Championship

Who would have thought that playing video games could be so lucrative? Activision said Friday that it has launched a new Call of Duty gaming competition, which will feature a $1 million prize, for the top player of Call of Duty: Black Ops II on the Xbox 360. Activision said that the Call of Duty Championship, presented by Xbox, will take place in April in Hollywood, awarding the top team a $1 million tournament prize. The competition said that any player can register to compete in the competition. Activision said 32 teams will compete in the head-to-head, live-streamed championship in April.