Articles Tagged with activision

‘Destiny’ Xbox One Beta Video Leaks, Doesn’t Look Horrible

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The first footage of the Destiny Xbox One beta leaked out Saturday. A beta tester apparently forgot that they were automatically sharing their Xbox One recordings and two 30 second clips were quickly picked up by the likes of Reddit and NeoGAF. As the title of this article snarkily suggests, it doesn’t look all that… Read more »

‘COD: Advanced Warfare’ E3 Demo Ran On Xbox One, Still Not 1080p

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How well Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare will perform on the Xbox One remains an open question following the poor 720p showing of Call of Duty: Ghosts. Sledgehammer Games co-founder Michael Condry discussed that issue in the latest issue of OXM, where he confirmed that everything shown so far is running on the Xbox One… Read more »

‘Destiny’ Open Beta Coming Soon, Says Activision

'Destiny' open beta coming in July, release date in September

The Destiny open beta is on its way, according to Activision. In just a couple of months, the public will be able to help play test the latest Bungie killer IP and possibly offer suggestions to improve the game. Respawn did something similar with Titanfall and it ended up being one of the top selling… Read more »

‘Skylanders Trap Team’ Announced By Activision [VIDEO]

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Activision scored when they published Skylanders. Not only is Skylanders a popular game, but it makes parents fork over cash exponentially to fuel their children’s gaming collectives. This is because Skylanders isn’t just a game, but figurines too. Now Skylanders is introducing a new entry in the series known as Skylanders: Trap Team. According to… Read more »

‘COD: Ghosts’ Reviews, Sales May Lose Activision Their License

'COD: Ghosts' reviews and sales may lose Activision their license

The COD: Ghosts reviews and sales are at their lowest point in years, and it may cost Activision their license to the series. Even though Call of Duty: Ghosts is considered a success commercially, it is only proof that gamers will buy anything with the Call of Duty name and gameplay attached. Though that’s not… Read more »

Call of Duty: Ghosts Adds Female Soldiers To Online Multiplayer

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The ladies are finally getting represented in Activision and Infinity Ward’s Call of Duty: Ghosts. For the first time ever, players will be able to create female soldiers for use in online multiplayer. The companies decided to add a slew of additional traits and characteristics to the Create-A-Soldier mode in the latest installment of the… Read more »

Activision Blizzard Buyout From Vivendi To Allow Gaming Freedom

Activision Blizzard Buyout From Vivendi To Allow Gaming Freedom

Activision Blizzard is looking to the future with its buyout of shares from Vivendi. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, Activision Blizzard separated from Vivendi in a $8.2 billion deal. As of last month, Activision Blizzard had $4.55 billion in cash and investments and no debt. The leaders of Activision Blizzard invested $100 million of… Read more »

‘Call of Duty: Ghosts’ May Not Be Coming To The Wii U

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Despite recent reports to the contrary, Call of Duty: Ghosts may not be coming to Nintendo’s Wii U console after all. During E3 last week, GameSpot was shown a live demo of the game by Call of Duty: Ghosts executive producer Mark Rubin. During the demo, Rubin was asked whether or not a Wii U… Read more »

‘Destiny’ PC Port Hasn’t Been Ruled Out, Bungie Says

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During the big Xbox One reveal we found out that Destiny, Bungie’s all-new shooter franchise, is also coming to Microsoft’s latest console, and that wasn’t exactly a big surprise. What is somewhat of a surprise, however, is that a PC version of Destiny hasn’t been ruled out. In an interview with IGN, Bungie senior writer… Read more »

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: New Video Game Trailer Released

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Out of the Shadows videogame trailer released

A new trailer has been released for the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles video game. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows is the latest video game tie-in to the ever-popular franchise that started in 1990 and evolved over two decades into a Nickelodeon re-release. Activision has released a trailer for the video game, showcasing… Read more »

‘The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct’ Releases A New Trailer [Video]

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Activision has released the first official trailer for the upcoming game The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct. Roughly two months after a “fan made” trailer failed to impress prospective gamers, Activision has dropped an official look at Terminal Reality’s upcoming survival horror title. According to the company’s press release, the title is expected to hit retail… Read more »

Modern Warfare 2 Map Removed In Response to Complaints From Muslim Gamers

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Activision temporary pulled the “Favela” map from Modern Warfare 2‘s multiplayer mode over the weekend after receiving complaints from Muslim gamers who took offense to the use of a quote attributed to the Prophet Muhammad. According to Kotaku, Activision received complaints about paintings with a quote, which read: “Allah is beautiful and He loves beauty.”… Read more »