"With the release of Halo: Reach, one of the aims for Microsoft and surely would have been to ‘go out’ with a bang, and make an indelible mark on the industry to show how powerful a brand Halo has become. What better way to do that than with boasting rights, and be able to claim ‘the most’ everything? The most sales this year, the most players, the most features.
But, with Activision and Treyarch’s upcoming Call of Duty: Black Ops, will Halo: Reach be able to claim these titles for much longer? Reach may not have outsold 2009’s Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 (and so Microsoft failed to reclaim the ‘highest grossing entertainment product’ title), but that game may still have a shot at outpacing Black Ops in terms of day one sales come November 9th...
...[H]as Halo: Reach done enough to outpace the launch of Call of Duty: Black Ops?
Let’s see what El33tonline’s Editor-in-Chief, Lisa, has to say about the situation:"