Call of Duty Mobile that was introduced a week ago has crossed over 100 million downloads in its first week. The game was downloaded more than 100 million times a week globally out of which 13.1 million downloads were from India. Moreover, COD’s biggest competitor PUBG Mobile scored 26.3 million downloads while Fortnite secured 25 million downloads in the same period that ultimately makes Call of Duty Mobile the most downloaded game in a week of its launch.
“This is by far the largest mobile game launch in history in terms of the player base that’s been built in the first week,” said Randy Nelson, head of mobile insights at Sensor Tower.
According to a report by Sensor Tower, The majority of Call of Duty Mobile’s downloads came from iOS, where it generated 56.9 million downloads, or 55.7 percent of the total, while Android users accounted for 45.3 million unique installs or 44.3 percent. And also the game brought in $17.7 million in player spending, putting its average gross revenue per download at around $0.17.
Activision is going to launch the next console edition of ‘Call of Duty’ on October 25. Further, the company is going to invest heavily to develop its key game franchises – Call of Duty, Candy Crush, Overwatch, Warcraft, Hearthstone, and Diablo. “The U.S. was by far the title’s biggest revenue generator, with players in the country spending $7.6 million, or 43.1 percent of its overall gross. Japan was the second highest-grossing country with $2.4 million, or 13.7 percent, while Brazil came in third with $848,000, or 4.8 percent,” states the report by Sensor Tower.