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Call of Duty XP celebrates eSports, video games

Call of Duty XP celebrates eSports, video games

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It has been five years since Activision hosted the inaugural Call of Duty XP event in Los Angeles, and over that time eSports has exploded. So the recent Call of Duty XP 2016 at the Forum in Los Angeles celebrated the $2 million Call of Duty World League Championship inside the historic arena, while outside fans of the sold-out event could ride zip lines, engage in a real-life multiplayer paintball version of Nuketown and even play laser tag with zombies.

Activision has sold over $1 billion of "Call of Duty" games over each of the past seven years, making it one of the most successful video game franchises ever. The sheer size of the game allowed Call...

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