Call of Duty Black Ops Sales Hit $650M

Santa Monica-based Activision Publishing has updated sales figures for its latest blockbuster release, Call of Duty: Black Ops, saying that the title has now grossed more than $650M in worldwide sell through in the last five days. Activision said the figure breaks the firm's prior record, set last year with Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, which was $550M in five day sales. Call of Duty: Black Ops was developed by Santa Monica studio Treyarch.