Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 scored a major victory for Activision on Friday.
The multiplayer first-person shooter game set the launch day record for digital releases in Activision history, breaking the record set last year by Call of Duty: WWII, the company said Sunday. It also set a record at the PlayStation Store for day one digital full game sales.
An Activision representative declined to provide more specific sales figures.
Released Friday on the gaming's latest trend: . By dispensing with automatically healing players after a firefight, the game opens up the player's tactical options in multiplayer -- you can fall back and heal, or risk it all and charge forward when your opponent isn't expecting it., PlayStation 4 and on PC via Battle.net, Black Ops 4 retreats from the familiar single player campaign in favor of competitive
Weapons have also gotten an overhaul, with each gun getting its own set of attachments -- including something called "operator mods" that give weapons extra features they wouldn't normally have.
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