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Destiny Makes $500 Million in First 24 Hours
This just in, Destiny has already made $500 million dollars in its first 24 hours of availability. It already appears as though the game has become "legend" in terms of sales. Activision has to be thrilled with these numbers. Here is what they had to say regarding the new title: Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI), announced today that the company sold more than $500 million of Destiny into retail stores and first parties worldwide as of day one, making the game the biggest new video game franchise launch in history. “Based on extraordinary audience demand, retail and first party orders worldwide have exceeded $500 million for Destiny,” said Bobby Kotick, CEO of Activision Blizzard. “This industry milestone marks another blockbuster success for our company and demonstrates our unique ability to create some of the most successful entertainment franchises in the world. The success of [...]