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A Video game set to break all box office records

world Updated: Nov 12, 2009 00:21 IST

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Video games have always been in vogue amongst the Gen-Y but a newly launched game

Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

is expected to beat the existing records of any Hollywood blockbuster in sales.

The game, a sequel to the successful first-person shooter title, is the biggest and most anticipated video game of the year. The game boasts of being the most technically, visually impressive video game ever produced, ananova.com reported.

A gala premiere was held for the the game at the Leicester Square ahead of the global launch in which thousands of retailers around the globe opened till midnight on Monday to accommodate the rush of eager fans.

“It is quite weird because you expect it, it feels like a movie premiere. These games now are so advanced and so atmospheric it feels like you’re actually in a movie,” said Kevin McKidd, who voices the central character of Captain “Soap” McTavish in the game.