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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 'Blackout' Goes Free to Play in April

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 ‘Blackout’ Goes Free to Play in April

Enjoy a Month of Free CoD-style Battle Royale Activision is announcing that for the month of April, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4‘s ‘Blackout’ battle royale mode ...

April 2, 2019 at 11:57 pm by
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Blizzard Layoffs Are Affecting Nearly All Departments

Blizzard Job Cuts Found To Affect Various Departments Last month it was revealed that due to a poor financial year predicted for 2019, that Blizzard was set to impliment a ...

March 9, 2019 at 10:41 am by
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Disappointing Just Cause 4 Leads to Square Enix Consolidation

Square Enix On the whole, it’s clearly been a rather difficult latter half of 2018 for a number of games developers. We have, after all, already seen Blizzard/Activision ...

February 20, 2019 at 5:00 pm by
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Blizzard Jobs Cuts To Continue With Lay-Offs In France

More Jobs Cuts Expected From Blizzard At the beginning of the month, there were rather disturbing rumours circulating that Blizzard Activision was looking to undertake a ...

February 17, 2019 at 2:00 am by

Blizzard Confirm No Major Releases Planned For 2019

Blizzard There is more and more evidence to suggest that things are not going too well at Blizzard Activision. Well, it actually depends on how you view it. With the company ...

February 13, 2019 at 6:42 pm by
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Activision/Blizzard Sack 780 People as Record Profits Reported

Activision/Blizzard Sack 780 Employees Last weekend reports emerged that Activision/Blizzard was preparing to lay-off a significant number of staff members as concerns were ...

February 13, 2019 at 2:37 pm by
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Blizzard Activision Reportedly Set to Axe Hundreds Of Jobs

Blizzard Activision There has been more and more evidence in the last 6 months that financially, Blizzard Activision (or Activision Blizzard, if you prefer) might be entering ...

February 9, 2019 at 4:23 pm by
Call of Duty is Still the Best Selling Console Game Franchise

Call of Duty is Still the Best Selling Console Game Franchise

10 Years and Counting Activision‘s Call of Duty video game franchise is still the best-selling console game franchise in the US for 2018, according to the NDP market ...

January 28, 2019 at 4:10 pm by
Call of Duty Blackout is Currently Free to Play Until January 24

Call of Duty Blackout is Currently Free to Play Until January 24

Battle Royale, Call of Duty Style Call of Duty: Black Ops 4‘s battle royale mode “Blackout” is currently running a free to play promotion. The event is open ...

January 18, 2019 at 1:20 am by
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Activision Hires New $15m CFO While Blizzard Must Cut Costs

Activision Hires New CFO Following the sacking of Spencer Neumann (who now has assumed a similar role at Netflix), Activision has been looking to find itself a new CFO. ...

January 15, 2019 at 5:00 pm by
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Blizzard Activision Stock Drops Nearly 10% After Sale Of Destiny

Blizzard Activision Stock Plunges I am beginning to grow something of a theory that Blizzard Activision may be in serious financial trouble. It’s a factor I might look ...

January 12, 2019 at 1:40 pm by

Blizzard Co-Founder Mike Morhaime To Leave In April

Mike Morhaime Set To Leave Blizzard In October 2018, Mike Morhaime (co-founder of Blizzard Entertainment) announced that he would be stepping down as company president. At ...

January 12, 2019 at 10:55 am by
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Bungie Going Solo As Destiny Rights Claimed From Activision

Bungie Going Solo With Destiny Since the release of Destiny 2, the franchise has had more than a little difficulty in really clicking with the fans. With the entirely ...

January 11, 2019 at 2:03 pm by
Bungie Splits Up with Activision – Retains Full Rights to Destiny

Bungie Splits Up with Activision – Retains Full Rights to Destiny

Bungie Takes Control of Their Destiny In a press statement released on Thursday, Bungie has announced that they are parting ways with Activision. Ending a partnership which ...

January 10, 2019 at 11:01 pm by
Candy Crush Series Made $1.5B in 2018 via Microtransactions

Candy Crush Series Made $1.5B in 2018 via Microtransactions

Candy Crush Still Crushing It Many PC and console gamers wonder why developers are continuously making efforts to expand their mobile gaming market. While frowned upon by ...

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