Activision announced that the Call of Duty franchise has sold over 250 million units around the world. This news came after it was revealed that Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 was the best selling physical retail game of 2015 in North America. Following that news, Activision released the following statement.

At last check, this places the Call of Duty franchise behind other mega-franchises such as the Pokemon franchise (275M), Super Mario (310M), Mario (521.6M) and Tetris (at least 425M on mobile alone). (1, 2)

(via Charlie Intel)