In the News #12 – 1/25/2008

Daily news for January 25th, 2008.

  • Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare apparently outsold Halo 3 for the most sells in 2007. It sold more than 7 million units.

    “We’re very excited about this achievement especially given so many competitive titles this year,” said Will Kassoy, senior vice president, global brand management, Activision Publishing, Inc. in a press release. “Consumer and critics agree that Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is one of the best games ever created and further establishes Call of Duty as one of the premier brands in the industry. This ground-breaking game and franchise continue to establish new standards by which all other action games will be judged.”

    • Wii is making trips to sporting events all over the country, including PGA events, Seattle Mariners games, and even monster truck rallys. These are basically demonstrations of the console, and nothing else.
    • Super Smash Bros. Brawl may have been delayed, but it is coming packaged with a wide variety of game demos. It is confirmed to have:
      • Super Mario Bros.,
      • Ice Climber,
      • Legend of Zelda,
      • Kid Icarus,
      • Hoshi no Kirby,
      • Fire Emblem,
      • Super Metroid,
      • Mother 2,
      • Star Fox 64.
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