20 Interesting Call of Duty Stats and Facts (2019) | By the Numbers


Here are the more interesting Call of Duty stats and facts I was able to dig up recently. As always, I will be adding more and updating these periodically as I find new stuff. Be sure to check back regularly.

Call of Duty Stats and FactsCall of Duty Facts

  • Call of Duty Initial Release Date: October 29, 2003
  • Call of Duty Developer: Infinity Ward
  • Call of Duty Publisher: Activision
  • Call of Duty Game Type: First-Person Shooter
  • Game Platforms: Windows, OS X, Nintendo DS, GameCube, PlayStation, Wii, Xbox, iOS, Android

List of Call of Duty Games and Release Years:

  • Call of Duty – 2003
  • Finest Hour – 2004
  • Call of Duty 2 – 2005
  • Big Red One – 2005
  • Call of Duty 3 – 2006
  • Modern Warfare – 2007
  • World at War – 2008
  • Modern Warfare 2 – 2009
  • Black Ops – 2010
  • Modern Warfare 3 – 2011
  • Black Ops II – 2012
  • Strike Team – 2013
  • Ghosts – 2013
  • Advanced Warfare – 2014
  • Black Ops III – 2015
  • Infinite Warfare – 2016
  • WWII – 2017
  • Black Ops 4 – 2018

Cities with teams in the Call of Duty league (as of 5/3/19):

  • Atlanta, Dallas, New York, Paris, Toronto

Call of Duty Stats

Total sales for the Call of Duty series:

$15 billion

Last updated 11/2/16


Number of Call of Duty game units sold all time:

300 million

Last updated 5/2/19


Total number of people that have played Call of Duty games:

100 million players

Last updated 3/3/17


Total Call of Duty gameplay time spent:

25 billion hours

Last updated 3/3/17


Average amount of daily Call of Duty gameplay time spent:

2,000 years

Last updated 3/3/17


Amount Call of Duty: WWII generated in worldwide sales in its first 3 days of release:

$500 million


Amount Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 generated in worldwide sales in its first 3 days of release:

$500 million


Amount Call of Duty: WWII generated in worldwide sales in its first 3 days of release:

$550 million


Amount of time it took Call of Duty: WWII to earn $1 billion:

47 days


Number of copies of  Call of Duty: WWII sold in Japan in the game’s first week:

168,234


Amount Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 generated in worldwide sales in its first day of release:

$500 million


Amount Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 generated in worldwide sales in its first 15  days of release:

$1 billion


Amount Call of Duty: Ghosts generated in worldwide sales in its first day of release:

$1 billion


Call of Duty World League 2018 Prize Pool:

$4.2 million


Number of veterans that the Call of Duty Endowment has helped find jobs:

54,000

Last updated 4/3/19


Number of views the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare trailer got in its first 3 days:

20 million

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