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'Grand Theft Auto V' generates $800 million in first-day sales
'Grand Theft Auto V' generates $800 million in first-day sales

"Grand Theft Auto V," the latest installment in Rockstar Games' hit video game series, reaped an eye-popping $800 million in worldwide retail sales on its first day of release Tuesday. The hotly anticipated game appears to have blown past the one-day retail sales record set by Activision Blizzard Inc., whose "Call of Duty: Black Ops II" brought in $500 million in its fist 24 hours of release. That game went on to reach $1 billion in sales in 15 days -- faster, many observed, than the box office record-holder "Avatar." Take-Two Interactive Software said "Grand Theft Auto V" delivered the highest first-day retail sales of any title in the...

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