“EVERYWHERE ,MI (WKZO) -- If some of your co-workers are a little bleary-eyed or are even out sick today, you can probably blame it on a new video game release.
Some gamers waited in line for hours, just to be the first kids on their block to own "Call of Duty: Black Ops 2." Mike Nedwick, store manager for The Gaming Warehouse in West Michigan says they released the blockbuster video game at midnight last night. Nedwick says the "Call of Duty" series is one of his most popular because it can be played over the Internet against players all over the globe.
Joseph Montoya says he took the day off from work in order to be one of the first to get the game, but didn’t say exactly why.
They say a movie is a mega-hit when it takes in 100- million its opening weekend. A video game like this can take in as much as 400-million it’s opening weekend.
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 has a mature rating, which means it's recommended for people ages 17 and up.