I suspect though, that Black Ops 4 will have a much longer tail.
"Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 has ushered in a new era of AAA: one where every studio and their grandmother tries to pack a battle royale gametype into their project".
The game also broke a record in terms of highest level of viewership through launch weekend on Twitch. Sell-through figures include Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII retail and digital unit sales, as well as Season Pass sales.
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Learn about everything in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, from winning Blackout matches, surviving and thriving in Zombies, and creating the best build for multiplayer. Black Ops II managed to hit $1 billion in 15 days, so that's the benchmark Activision will be aiming for if they hope to keep the series at the top of its game. Through its first three days, PC digital sales and active players are up significantly from past year.
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is published by Activision and developed by Treyarch with additional development support from Raven Software and PC development with Beenox. More information about Activision and its products can be found on the company's website, www.activision.com or by following @Activision.
Finally, on PlayStation alone, Black Ops 4 set a global, new day one record on the PlayStation Store for digital full game sales. It features Multiplayer, Zombies and the battle royale mode called Blackout.
"It is mechanics that glue Black Ops 4 together, then, rather than any particular theme, which helps each component drill down into what its good at". The two consoles are expected to get succeeded by a newer product in a few years from now and they may just skip the disc driver.