Tag archive for "Activision"

19 News

Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy’s Release Date Announced

Activision finally revealed the release date for the return of Chrash Bandicoot with the Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy. ...Read More

on February 16, 2017 12:07 PM
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Activision Teases “Big” Crash Bandicoot Announcement for Tomorrow

The Bandicoot is soon to be back, but it's still unclear exactly when. That may be changing very soon. ...Read More

on February 15, 2017 9:05 PM
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PS4 and Overwatch Dominate Games Media Coverage in 2016

According to a new study by ICO Partners, Overwatch and the PS4 dominated games media coverage in 2016. ...Read More

on February 14, 2017 5:16 PM
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Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy Gets Four New Screenshots Showcasing Remastered Crash Bandicoot 2

Today, four new screenshots of Vicarious Visions' Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy leaked online showing off the remastering work of Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back. ...Read More

on February 14, 2017 2:31 PM
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Skylanders Taking a Break in 2017; No New Installments Releasing This Year on Console

Activision's wildly popular Skylanders series is seeing a hiatus in 2017, as the publisher confirmed there will not be a new installment this year. ...Read More

on February 10, 2017 11:58 AM
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Destiny 2 Will Have “Great Cinematic Story” and “Great Cast of Memorable, Relatable Characters”

Activision gave a further tease on the upcoming sequel of Destiny, mentioning a focus on storytelling and memorable characters. ...Read More

on February 9, 2017 5:30 PM
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New Call of Duty by Sledgehammer Will Balance Innovation and Traditional Combat in “Perfect Harmony”

Activision provided more details on the new Call of Duty by Sledgehammer Games, promising balance between innovation and tradition. ...Read More

on February 9, 2017 5:17 PM
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New Call Of Duty Confirmed from Sledgehammer Games: Will Feature “Traditional Combat” Again

Activision confirms that 2017's entry of the Call of Duty franchise is going back to its roots with Sledgehammer Games at the helm. ...Read More

on February 9, 2017 4:49 PM
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Activision Announces Record Financial Results for 2016; Confirms Full Destiny Sequel this Year

Activision announced its financial results for the last year, also confirming once more that a full Destiny sequel is in the works. ...Read More

on February 9, 2017 4:25 PM
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Bungie Submits Trademark Application for “DestinyCon” in United States [UPDATED]

According to the United States Patent and Trademark Office, mega-developer Bungie has applied for a "DestinyCon" trademark. The application was filed earlier this week, under classification 41 under "fan conventions... in connection with the game 'Destiny.'" ...Read More

on January 31, 2017 1:54 PM
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New Call Of Duty: Infinite Warfare Sabotage DLC Trailer Showcases New Maps

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare's first expansion, titled Sabotage, is slated to release tomorrow. But before that happens, Activision has one more trailer to show you. ...Read More

on January 30, 2017 3:52 PM
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In the UK: FIFA 17 Was The Top Selling Game at Retail for 2016; Hardware and Software Sales Fall for the Year

Research institute GfK has released its information and full year figures for the UK physical games market in 2016. ...Read More

on January 13, 2017 11:26 AM
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Activision Reveals Skylanders Imaginators for Nintendo Switch

Activision announced today via press release that Skylanders Imaginators will launch on Nintendo Switch in March 2017. ...Read More

on January 13, 2017 2:59 AM
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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Lands Top Spot on UK Sales Charts for First Week in 2017

The first week of the 2017 UK Sales Charts are in, and just like in 2016: Call of Duty Infinite Warfare is featured at the top. ...Read More

on January 9, 2017 7:49 AM
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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Tops UK Sales Charts Again for the Third Week in a Row

Today Gfk Chart-Track released its weekly analysis and charts related to last week in the UK market, showcasing an unsurprising win for Call Of Duty: Infinite Warfare, that remains at the top for the third week in ...Read More

on December 27, 2016 12:48 PM
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Overwatch Gives the Gift of Five Free Holiday Loot Boxes for Limited Time

With the holidays in full swing and surely a number of new players joining the game, Overwatch is giving fans of old and new players a holiday gift to look forward to in the form of free ...Read More

on December 26, 2016 11:08 AM
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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare and Overwatch Get Bundled for $60 at GameStop for Limited Time

The holiday season is known for being one of the busiest times of the year for new game releases, and if you're still trying to catch up on the big hits from the year GameStop is offering ...Read More

on December 22, 2016 10:43 AM
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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Sabotage DLC Pack Revealed; Includes 90s Themed Zombie Mode, New Maps, and More

Today, developer Infinity Ward, and publisher Activision revealed Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare's first DLC pack, Sabotage, which will be coming to PS4 first starting January 31, 2017 (with an Xbox One and PC release coming sometime ...Read More

on December 20, 2016 2:06 PM
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New Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered Update Adds New Content But Also Microtransactions

A new Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered update has dropped, and has notably introduced, alongside new maps and new modes, microtransactions to the game via Supply Drops, something that was not included in the original release. ...Read More

on December 14, 2016 8:11 AM
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Free Trial of Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Available Soon for European PlayStation 4 Owners; Includes Campaign, Multiplayer, and Zombies

The European PlayStation Blog announced today that three game modes for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare will be available for free from December 15th to the 20th. ...Read More

on December 12, 2016 1:57 PM
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Destiny: Rise of Iron – The Dawning Gets New Trailer Ahead of its Launch Tomorrow

Today, Bungie released the official launch trailer for upcoming Destiny: Rise of Iron free festive update, titled The Dawning, which was first revealed during PlayStation Experience 2016. ...Read More

on December 12, 2016 1:33 PM
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Vicarious Vision Joins Bungie To Help Work on New Destiny Content

Developer Vicarious Visions -- the team currently doing Crash Bandicoot: N. Sane Trilogy -- has announced that it has joined up with Bungie to work on new Destiny content. ...Read More

on December 9, 2016 10:30 AM
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered’s December Update Revealed; Six New Maps and Two New Modes Coming for Free

Activision revealed the content for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered's December update today, including six new maps and two new modes coming completely free of charge. ...Read More

on December 8, 2016 5:50 PM
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Overwatch’s Holiday Event Release Date Announced by Blizzard

Developer Blizzard Entertainment has announced today via Twitter that Overwatch's Christmas holiday event will begin on December 13th. ...Read More

on December 6, 2016 1:40 PM
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Destiny: The Collection Discounted to $40 on Amazon for the Full Experience

Since its debut in 2014, players have been exploring the far reaches of the galaxy as their Guardians in Destiny, and now those that have yet to experience the massively popular shooter can grab the complete experience ...Read More

on December 5, 2016 12:31 PM
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Destiny’s Sparrow Racing and Strike Scoring Set to Become Permanent Features

During PlayStation Experience 2016, publisher Activision announced that a new holiday update for Destiny: Rise of Iron, called The Dawning, is coming on December 13th, and it will bring back the Sparrow Racing League event alongside a ...Read More

on December 5, 2016 8:35 AM
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Crash Bandicoot: N. Sane Trilogy on PS4 Looks Shiny and Nostalgic in Plenty of Gameplay

If you want to check out some really spiffy gameplay of Crash Bandicoot: N. Sane Trilogy, that will be released next year for PS4, you have come to the right place. ...Read More

on December 4, 2016 6:07 PM
6 News

Destiny December Update Detailed; Sparrow Racing is Back

Activision announced at PlayStation Experience 2016 today that a new update for Destiny: Rise of Iron is set to debut on December 13th, and it will bring back the Sparrow Racing League event alongside a host of ...Read More

on December 3, 2016 3:33 PM
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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Update Fixes Exploits, Adds Hardcore Kill Confirmed

A new update for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare has made lots of small changes to the multiplayer and zombie modes. For multiplayer the Volk weapon has had its ranged damage reduced, with more recoil and a ...Read More

on November 20, 2016 2:49 PM
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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Players Get Double XP this Weekend

Infinity Ward and Activision announced today that all players will receive double XP in Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare this weekend. ...Read More

on November 18, 2016 3:38 PM