Sunday, May 9, 2021
Home Tech Call of Duty: Mobile has 500 million downloads, $1 billion in player...

Call of Duty: Mobile has 500 million downloads, $1 billion in player spending since 2019

Did you miss GamesBeat Summit 2021? Watch on-demand right here! 


Call of Duty: Mobile has crossed 500 million downloads worldwide since its launch in October 2019. The cell sport has additionally crossed $1 billion in player spending, mentioned Rob Kostich, president of Activision, in the course of the earnings name of guardian firm Activision Blizzard on Tuesday.

The current Tokyo Escape growth is the highest-grossing growth to date, Kostich mentioned. Both Call of Duty: Mobile and Call of Duty: Warzone have tripled the month-to-month energetic customers of Call of Duty to greater than 150 million in the previous couple of years. Those gamers are spending cash in seasonal content material in these video games, and so they’re additionally buying the premium Call of Duty sport, pushing final fall’s Call of Duty: Black Ops — Cold War to new information.

Kostich mentioned in a current interview that the 0Call of Duty franchise has bought greater than 400 million copies bought to this point.

There have been 19 completely different Call of Duty video games since 2003, for those who depend each the free-to-play battle royale Warzone, which has been downloaded 100 million occasions, and Call of Duty: Mobile, which has been downloaded 300 million occasions. The franchise isn’t fatigued but, and it has made it by way of some tough occasions, such because the departure of its founding builders as Call of Duty went multi-studio improvement. It made the leap to free-to-play and its premium model remains to be promoting terribly effectively.

Call of Duty: Mobile

Above: Call of Duty: Mobile.

Image Credit: Activision

Activision lately confirmed that Toys for Bob, the Skylanders and Crash Bandicoot studio, helps with this yr’s Call of Duty.

I’ve lengthy questioned what Activision’s imaginative and prescient and technique are for the franchise. I acquired some solutions from Kostich. He’s been fascinated by the metaverse, the universe of digital worlds which might be all interconnected, like in novels resembling Snow Crash and Ready Player One. And he’s been considering easy methods to get us to return again to some half of Call of Duty, whether or not it’s Warzone or a cell platform, daily of the yr.

GamesBeat

GamesBeat’s creed when overlaying the sport trade is “where passion meets business.” What does this imply? We wish to inform you how the news issues to you — not simply as a decision-maker at a sport studio, but additionally as a fan of video games. Whether you learn our articles, hearken to our podcasts, or watch our movies, GamesBeat will aid you be taught concerning the trade and luxuriate in participating with it.

How will you try this? Membership contains entry to:

  • Newsletters, resembling DeanBeat
  • The fantastic, instructional, and enjoyable audio system at our occasions
  • Networking alternatives
  • Special members-only interviews, chats, and “open office” occasions with GamesBeat employees
  • Chatting with group members, GamesBeat employees, and different company in our Discord
  • And possibly even a enjoyable prize or two
  • Introductions to like-minded events

Become a member

Leave a Reply

Sunday, May 9, 2021
All countries
158,115,089
Total confirmed cases
Updated on May 9, 2021 12:18 am

Most Popular

Most Trending

Recent Comments

Chat on WhatsApp
1
Hello
Hello,
How can we help you?
%d bloggers like this: