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Beats out Halo 4, the 2nd place game that sold about 4.6 million, by over twice its sales. Call of Duty accomplished this in only 7 weeks, the lowest of all games in the top 20.","circlePath"]]],"custom":{},"colors":[],"dimensions":[],"modifier":0,"sheetnames":[],"sheets_settings":[]},{"type":"particle","particle_id":609046,"object_id":"philiptang421361241782","particle_type":"image","picture":"http://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/infogram-particles-700/philiptang421361241782.jpg"},{"type":"chart","chart_id":929325,"object_id":"philiptang42_1361241882","chart_type_nr":23,"data":[[["1,677,317","Pokemon Black 2 and Pokemon White 2 are separate games that are sold separately, but their content is nearly identical. They were released simultaneously, just as many previous Pokemon games were. Their inter-related status has them both count towards one sales figure.","starPath",""],["9","The number of games out of the top 20 that were rated &quot;M&quot; by the ESRB. 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