The game was first released by Infinity Ward and published by Activision and other companies such as Treyarch and Sledgehammer which also co-produced some of the following releases of the series. Other companies, such as Amaze Entertainment and Gray Matter Interactive Studios, have produced some secondary releases of the game.
Duty is a series of the most successful gaming releases in the history of video games. It was first introduced on October 29, 2003, and originally started as a computer apk download game. However, it was later developed to become available for Android and IOS tablets and mobile phones.
One of its success factors in this epic action game is authenticity, entertainment, high-quality graphics and the fact that it’s a multiple-player game.
- The very first release of the Call of Duty series won more than 80 “Game of the Year” awards in 2003, and in 2005 the second release of the series also won the first Xbox 360 title to sell 1 million copies. The game was the bestseller that year.
- In 2007, Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare was a big hit both commercially and critically. Call of Duty was the best-seller for 2007, selling more than 10 million copies by June 2008.
- In 2009, Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2: Broke the record for the highest total sales in the market per day bringing over $ 310 million in the US, UK, and Australia alone, transcending the Grand Theft Auto IV record of $ 310 million worldwide.
- The first version developed by Sledgehammer Games Advanced Warfare: Achieved new success, introducing a far-reaching future environment through a futuristic motion system, and was highly acclaimed, and was the best-selling game of the year.