In September, 2013, Grand Theft Auto 5 had a opening day of $800 million in worldwide video game sales. The record in 2012 was $500 million Activision’s Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, and beaten in a single day the $500m in revenue which Grand Theft Auto’s fourth installment generated in its first week nearly five years ago.
Brian Wang is a Futurist Thought Leader and a popular Science blogger with 1 million readers per month. His blog Nextbigfuture.com is ranked #1 Science News Blog. It covers many disruptive technology and trends including Space, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Medicine, Anti-aging Biotechnology, and Nanotechnology.
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