Activision Blizzard

Activision Blizzard Inc. is an American video game developer headquartered in Santa Monica, California and founded in 2008. Activision Blizzard came about through the merger of Vivendi Games and Activision and currently includes five business units: Activision, Blizzard Entertainment, Major League Gaming, Activision Blizzard Studios and King Digital Entertainment.

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Blizzard Gamescom 2017 Rundown

Blizzard Gamescom 2017 Rundown

Blizzard's Gamescom 2017 press conference just wrapped up. Those who missed out on the live broadcast, can view a quick breakdown of the announcements below: Blizzard began their show with a new Hearthstone...
Blizzard Renames Blizzard App to Blizzard Battle.net

Blizzard Renames Blizzard App to Blizzard Battle.net

Blizzard’s Battle.net app is going through yet another name change. Blizzard Entertainment’s online gaming platform, Battle.Net, will be undergoing a slight identity change. Blizzard announced that the name of the Battle.net Launcher...
Destiny 2 Sales Forecast On PC and Consoles High

Destiny 2 Projected to See 3 Million Unit Sales on PC

SuperData Research, a games data market research organization recently put out forecast data in regards to the possible Destiny 2 sales figure on PC and Console. SuperData Research predicts that Bungie’s sequel has...
Destiny 2 Event Rundown- Story, Features and Where to Play

Destiny 2 Event Rundown- Story, Features and Where to Play

Fans who can’t wait to get their hands on Destiny 2, had a chance to wet their appetites during Bungie’s Destiny 2 event. The event opened with a new story trailer for...
Bungie and Razer Announce Partnership for Destiny 2

Bungie and Razer Announce Partnership for Destiny 2

The world’s leading lifestyle brand for gamers, Razer, announced that they have partnered with esteemed video game developer Bungie. The partnership is to promote the upcoming Destiny 2. When the game is officially...
Blizzard Celebrates Overwatch's One-Year Anniversary

Blizzard Celebrates Overwatch’s One-Year Anniversary

Blizzard revealed their new plans to celebrate Overwatch’s anniversary. In celebration of Overwatch’s first birthday, Blizzard announced their upcoming plans for the title. To start things off, an in-game seasonal event called “the...
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How Diablo Became an Instant Classic

Upon release, Diablo became something that few titles can be — an instant classic. It was genre-reviving and genre-defining. Twenty years after its release, it still lives on, first with a...
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Korean Presidental Candidates Use Blizzard Games to Gain Young Vote

Video games are a big deal in South Korea, specifically PC games. In particular, games made by Blizzard Entertainment are amongst some of the most popular in the country. Both long-running...
Acitivision Blizzard Reveal Q1 Financial Results

Activision Blizzard Reveal Q1 Financial Results

Activision Blizzard revealed their first quarter financial results, and they are better than expected for the company. Net Revenues for Activision Blizzard () were a record of $1.73 billion, a 19 per...
Activision Blizzard Announces New Call of Duty® In-Game Purchase to Support Veteran Hiring

Activision Blizzard Announces Better-Than-Expected and Record First-Quarter 2017 Financial Results

Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) today announced better-than-expected and record first-quarter 2017 results. First Quarter Prior (in millions, except EPS) 2017 Outlook* 2016 GAAP Net Revenues $ 1,726 $ 1,550 $ 1,455 Impact of GAAP deferrals $ (530) $ (500) $ (547) GAAP EPS $ 0.56 $ 0.25 $ 0.48 Non-GAAP (redefined) EPS** $ 0.72 $ 0.51 $ 0.58 Impact of GAAP deferrals $ (0.41) $ (0.33) $ (0.35)   * Prior outlook was provided...
Overwatch Has its First Match-Fixing Scandal

Overwatch Has its First Match-Fixing Scandal

Blizzard’s popular team-based shooter Overwatch had its first match-fixing scandal since the game’s launch last year. Reported by Engadget, Korean police have charged Jin Seok-hoon and Baek Min-jeh, the player-manager, and coach...
Blizzard Offering Free Mega Bundles for Heroes of the Storm 1

Blizzard Offering Free Mega Bundles for Heroes of the Storm

With Heroes of the Storm 2.0 quickly on the horizon, Blizzard Entertainment has revealed an extra incentive for players to log on. They have announced, on the official homepage for Heroes...