Call of Duty: Ghosts Leads PS4 and Xbox One Sales and Playtime
The latest entry in the shooter franchise has so far dominated the new consoles.
Call of Duty: Ghosts is the best selling game on both the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One as well as being the most played Xbox One multiplayer title, publisher Activision has announced.
Commenting on the news, CEO Eric Hirshberg said:
“Around the globe, Call of Duty: Ghosts is leading the next generation. It’s the number one selling title at key retailers and it’s also the most played game on Xbox One and PS4 globally. As we’ve said before, we’ve got the best community of fans in the world and we’re thrilled they’re coming with us to the next generation.”
Dave Stohl, executive vice president of Activision's worldwide studios, added:
“Congratulations to our friends at Microsoft for the launch of the Xbox One. Xbox and Call of Duty together have formed a valued and lasting partnership on Xbox 360 and we know this is just the beginning. So we look forward to an exciting new future on Xbox One.”
Map packs for Ghosts, as with other games in the franchise, are to be released first on Xbox.
One billion multiplayer matches of Call of Duty: Ghosts already have been played across all versions while Ghosts’ players have Prestiged more than 2.2 million times, earning over 3.3 trillion Experience Points (XP) according to Activision.