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How Has Call Of Duty Affected Marriage In The US?

Posted in Uncategorized by com360bu on April 15, 2010

Since it’s release on November 10, 2009, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 has gone on to shatter sales records and over 12 million copies of the game have been purchased for multiple gaming systems.

However, the 12 million copies sold of the 2009 Video Game of the Year are 12 million reasons of concern for women whose husbands play the video game.  The addictive nature of the online multiplayer games have husbands spending more time online and less time with their significant other straining many relationships.

Just how big of a rift in marriage has been caused by this video game?  This graph predicts the damage done.


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