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Oct
29

Happy Birthday, Call of Duty!

It has been a few years since Microsoft initially acquired Activision Blizzard. Microsoft had a snag in the acquisition. In the end, though – Microsoft completed the acquisition of Activision/Blizzard/King. Right on time, too. Right before the birthday of Call […]

Oct
14

Microsoft completes Activision Blizzard acquisition

Activision and Microsoft jointly announced that Microsoft had acquired Activision Blizzard (King). That was in January 2022, roughly 2 years ago. During all that time, Microsoft faced challenges regarding monopoly ideals. As of today, Microsoft only captures 20% of the […]

Feb
11

Microsoft hits a snafu in their Activision/Blizzard acquisition

It has been a while since Microsoft announced that it has acquired Activision/Blizzard. It hasn’t been a easy road for Microsoft, since it has to go through regulatory approvals. There isn’t too much of a disagreement other than the industries […]

Jan
18

Microsoft to acquire Activision Blizzard

It has been a while since Microsoft has made any shockwaves. In 2020, Microsoft acquired Bethesda for $7.5 Billion, and the deal closed on the second half of fiscal year 2021. So, as of right now, Bethesda is cleared to […]

Nov
22

Dear Bobby Kotick, and the Games Industry

For those of you who don’t know who Bobby Kotick is, he’s the current Chief Executive Officer (C.E.O.) of Activision Blizzard, Activision, Inc., and co-founder of Call of Duty Endowment (C.O.D.E.) Kotick became C.E.O. in 1991, grew the company from […]

May
02

Multiple Call of Duty betas coming?

Just moments ago, Activision just finished their 2019 Financial Outlook. There was not much to report, however – there are some tidbits from the investor call that kind-of (I said kinda!) put me on a scent for new information. After […]

May
07

Black Ops 3 Season Pass Bonus Introduced

Activision have announced a new bonus for season pass holders of Black Ops 3. That’s right, they are not asking for any more money this time, shocking I know! Players will get a 10 rare supply drops, one weapon bribe, […]

May
06

Activision Responds to Negative Reaction over Infinite Warfare Trailer

During the Activision Q1 earnings conference call, CEO Eric Hirshberg addressed the negativity around the new infinite warfare trailer which has received over 370,000 dislikes on YouTube – the highest ever for a Call of Duty trailer. First of all, […]

May
02

Modern Warfare Remastered Officially Confirmed (along with developer)

Last week leaks came through about a remastered Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare set to be released alongside the new CoD title for 2016, Infinite Warfare. Today, Activision have officially confirmed Infinite Warfare with a reveal trailer and the […]

Mar
02

Activision to host special Call of Duty event this fall

Activision have announced that they will be celebrating the Call of Duty community by hosting a very special event that will give fans special insight into the world of Call of Duty. The event will take place in the fall after […]