Top 10 Highest Grossing Games of All Time
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With video games, breaking into the mainstream, it’s become clear that they are as, if not more, profitable than Hollywood blockbusters. More importantly, video games are more convenient and accessible as they can be played on multiple processors, are cheaper in the long run, and can be customized according to the viewer’s taste.
- $700 million – “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare” (2007)
The gameplay and story received particular praise, while criticism targeted the failure of the game to substantially innovate the first-person shooter genre. The game won numerous awards from gaming websites, including IGN’s Best Xbox 360 Game. It was the top-selling game worldwide for 2007, selling around seven million copies by January 2008 and almost sixteen million by November 2013.