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‘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

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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 »

Here’s Your First Look At Black Ops 2 Multiplayer

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Now that Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 is just a few months away from release, Activision and Treyarch have decided to finally pull back the curtains on what the game’s hotly anticipated multiplayer will look like by releasing a brand new multiplayer-themed trailer. The debut Black Ops 2 multiplayer trailer is full of action–shooting,… Read more »

Tony Hawks Pro Skater HD Sells 120,000 Units on XBLA

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Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD sold 120,000 units on Xbox Live Arcade during its first week in release. The game is the 12th in the popular series, and it is currently only purchasable on Xbox as a digital download. The game will be released in late August or early September for the PlayStation 3, and… Read more »

Diablo III Gets Off To A Rocky Start

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Last night at 12 a.m. pacific, Diablo III was finally unleashed in North America after over a decade since the release of its predecessor–and, just as about everyone predicted, the launch wasn’t exactly smooth sailing for Blizzard. Diablo III fans across all regions–Asia, Europe and the Americas–were struck with all sorts of errors, from the… Read more »