Entries in 'Activision' (312)

Activision denies Sierra closure

Activision denies Sierra closure

Activision has denied speculation that it has closed its Sierra indie publishing label.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 8th 2016 at 10:42AM in News
There are some £145 Destiny figures on the way

There are some £145 Destiny figures on the way

Toys designer 3A is bringing new Destiny figures to fans. 

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jul 6th 2016 at 3:43PM in News
There was nearly an Ancient Rome Call of Duty game, report

There was nearly an Ancient Rome Call of Duty game, report

If footage from a pitch reel is to believed, a Call of Duty title set in Ancient Rome was in the works.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 6th 2016 at 3:04PM in News
Trek Industries boss admits Orion's assets were stolen from Call of Duty

Trek Industries boss admits Orion's assets were stolen from Call of Duty

After claiming that Activision’s accusations of theft were ‘erroneous’, CEO David Prassel has finally confessed that his company indeed stole assets from Call of Duty.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jul 1st 2016 at 10:31AM in News

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Sci-fi shooter Orion pulled from Steam over allegedly stolen Call of Duty weapons assets

Sci-fi shooter Orion pulled from Steam over allegedly stolen Call of Duty weapons assets

Activision claims that Trek Industries’ shooter Orion has been using assets from Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 and Advanced Warfare.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jun 29th 2016 at 12:30PM in News
Destiny: Rise of Iron dated, will skip PS3 and Xbox 360

Destiny: Rise of Iron dated, will skip PS3 and Xbox 360

As was rumoured, Rise of Iron will be the big Destiny in the latter half of the year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 9th 2016 at 10:42AM in News
Call of Duty XP event returns this September, Activision announces COD VR title

Call of Duty XP event returns this September, Activision announces COD VR title

Activision’s celebration of all things Call of Duty is making a comeback later this year.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 8th 2016 at 3:48PM in News

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Skylanders Imaginators will let gamers make their own character

Skylanders Imaginators will let gamers make their own character

Activision just announced a new installment in the Skylanders franchise. 

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jun 1st 2016 at 1:41PM in News
Destiny 2 has been 'rebooted', report claims

Destiny 2 has been 'rebooted', report claims

The director of The Taken King has been put in charge of Destiny 2 development.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 20th 2016 at 9:28AM in News
Battlefield 1 trailer is the most 'liked' ever, Infinite Warfare the most disliked

Battlefield 1 trailer is the most 'liked' ever, Infinite Warfare the most disliked

Two of this year’s biggest Q4 FPS releases are experiencing very different fortunes on YouTube.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 10th 2016 at 10:21AM in News
85% of Q1 PS4s were sold with a copy of Black Ops 3 in the US

85% of Q1 PS4s were sold with a copy of Black Ops 3 in the US

Activision has revealed an incredible statistic highlighting to enduring popularity of Call of Duty.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 6th 2016 at 3:50PM in News

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Activision dismisses COD trailer backlash

Activision dismisses COD trailer backlash

The negativity being heaped on the trailer for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare online is nothing new and nothing to worry about, Activision has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 6th 2016 at 9:40AM in News
Why are hundreds of thousands disliking the COD: Infinite Warfare trailer?

Why are hundreds of thousands disliking the COD: Infinite Warfare trailer?

The announcement trailer for Activision’s Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare has become the subject of some sort of online anger campaign.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 5th 2016 at 11:12AM in News
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered won't be sold separately

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered won't be sold separately

Consumers won’t be able to get their hands on the Remastered version of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare without buying this year’s new release as well.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 3rd 2016 at 10:29AM in News
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare Legacy Pro Edition is exclusive to GAME

Call of Duty Infinite Warfare Legacy Pro Edition is exclusive to GAME

The top-end Call of Duty Infinite Warfare version will only be sold at GAME.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on May 3rd 2016 at 9:38AM in News

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MCV Jobs Weekly: Square Enix strengthens its communications team

MCV Jobs Weekly: Square Enix strengthens its communications team

Colette Barr and Sunil Godhania will focus on Final Fantasy, Toxic hires a new editor and Activision promotes Philip Earl to EVP international.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Apr 21st 2016 at 10:38AM in News
Activision announces Ghostbusters game without female film cast

Activision announces Ghostbusters game without female film cast

There will be a Ghostbusters game for consoles and PC releasing around the same time as the upcoming film.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 15th 2016 at 10:14AM in News
Opinion: Guitar Hero and Rock Band struggles highlight PS4 and Xbox One's biggest challenge

Opinion: Guitar Hero and Rock Band struggles highlight PS4 and Xbox One's biggest challenge

If you’re a fan of plastic instruments, the last week’s headlines haven’t made pleasant reading.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Apr 7th 2016 at 9:54AM in News
New European boss for Activision

New European boss for Activision

Activision has named Philip Earl as the executive vice president of Activision’s International business.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Apr 4th 2016 at 12:00PM in News
This year's Call of Duty is a futuristic sci-fi shooter, report says

This year's Call of Duty is a futuristic sci-fi shooter, report says

Having flirted with the near-future, 2016’s Call of Duty will mark a more radical departure for the series.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 29th 2016 at 11:23AM in News
Is E3 in trouble?

Is E3 in trouble?

MCV speaks to Rich Taylor, the senior vice president of E3 organiser ESA, about the recent loss of Activision and EA from the expo’s show floor.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 18th 2016 at 1:37PM in News
ESA hits back at E3 critics, but is considering inviting consumers

ESA hits back at E3 critics, but is considering inviting consumers

A defiant ESA, the organiser of E3, says the LA expo is ‘essential and critical’ to the games industry.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 11th 2016 at 11:22AM in News
Activision will not have a booth at E3

Activision will not have a booth at E3

Call of Duty publisher Activision Blizzard will not have a booth at this year’s E3.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Mar 2nd 2016 at 10:25AM in News