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Activision Blizzard Buys Itself Back From Vivendi For $8 Billion

07/26/2013, Activision made a pretty big announcement yesterday as they will be brining Call of Duty: Ghosts as well as a number of other titles to the Nintendo Wii U, but it seems that wasn’t the only bit of big news the publisher had up its sleeves....

World of Warcraft patent infringement case set for hearing in 2013

09/17/2012, While the lawsuits that have been grabbing the headlines recently have been between Apple and Samsung, here’s one that might impact those of you who play Blizzard’s World of Warcraft, and possibly any other MMO in the future. According to US District...

Vivendi reportedly looking to sell off Activision-Blizzard

06/08/2012, We’re sure that many gamers out there are familiar with Activision-Blizzard which is owned by Vivendi. Well according to reports, it seems that Vivendi might be considering selling off that particular arm. Why is this so? After all Activision’s shares...

Vivendi rumored to spin off Activision Blizzard into a new company

04/27/2012, According to recent rumors, Vivendi, the parent company of Activision Blizzard, has been reported to be considering spinning on Activision Blizzard into an entity of its own. Anonymous sources supposed familiar with the matter have revealed that Vivendi...

World of Warcraft: almost a million subscribers lost last quarter

11/10/2011, It looks like Activision Blizzard’s popular MMORPG, World of Warcraft, is finally starting to die out. At the company’s recent financial report conference call for Q3 2011, it announced that it finished the quarter with 10.3 million active...

Call of Duty:Black Ops is more addictive than Facebook

05/10/2011, According to Activision Blizzard, people spend more time playing Call of Duty: Black Ops than they do tagging pics, updating their statuses or poking people on Facebook. The claim is that on average gamers play Call of Duty: Black Ops for 58 minutes a day...