Video game grosses €292 million in 24 hours

'Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare' 3 has become the highest-grossing entertainment launch in history.

11th November, 2011
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'Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3' has become the highest-grossing entertainment launch in history, earning over €292 million in its first 24 hours in shops and webstores.

According to the game's publisher, Activision, the title sold over 6.5 million units in the US and Britain on Tuesday.

In doing so, it outperformed the next highest-grossing entertainment launch, 'Call of Duty: Black Ops', also from Activision, which generated €260 million on its launch day last year.

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