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Activision Blizzard confirms purchase of Major League Gaming

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 04, 2016 2:19pm PST

Rumors were flying for the past week, but today, Activision Blizzard has confirmed its purchase of Major League Gaming, which will further help its efforts in the eSports world.


"This is one area where collaboration might make sense, though. We'll see!"

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Call of Duty Black Ops 3: All Collectible Locations

By Josh Hawkins, Nov 06, 2015 7:30pm PST

Find every hidden collectible hidden throughout Call of Duty Black Ops 3’s campaign missions.


Overwatch Is Adding Three Colorful New Characters

By Brittany Vincent, Nov 06, 2015 12:05pm PST



"Psh! How come everyone things we robots only speak in bleeps and bloops? Like WTF even IS that!?"

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StarCraft II: Nova Covert Ops Mission Packs Are On The Horizon

By Brittany Vincent, Nov 06, 2015 11:25am PST

Your life for additional StarCraft II missions!


"Very excited to hear about this! I'm not ready to be done with SC2 after LotV comes out."

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Activision Announces Its Upcoming TV and Movie Plans

By Brittany Vincent, Nov 06, 2015 10:50am PST

Get ready for a whole lot more of Call of Duty and Skylanders.


Activision Blizzard acquires Candy Crush Saga publisher King Digital Entertainment for $5.9B

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 02, 2015 7:50pm PST

Days ahead of Blizzcon, Activision Blizzard has dropped a bombshell by acquiring the publisher of one of the world's most lucrative mobile gaming properties.


"You would have to consider the investment required to spin up a new team to build a new type of ..."

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Analysis: Activision Blizzard Being Added to the S&P 500

By Asif Khan, Aug 27, 2015 3:00pm PDT

Activision Blizzard, Inc. is being added to the S&P 500 Index on Friday after the close, in a move that solidifies the company's dominance as a 3rd party developer.


"If anyone would like cheap games or controllers, this is the perfect place, Black Ops III for ..."

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Hearthstone The Grand Tournament release date announced

By Daniel Perez, Aug 19, 2015 8:19am PDT

Prepare to mount your faithful steed as Hearthstone's The Grand Tournament is launching very soon.


PlayStation 4 owners unable to play King's Quest due to bug [Update: Sierra responds]

By Daniel Perez, Jul 28, 2015 8:27am PDT

King's Quest is finally here, but if you're expecting to play the game on PlayStation 4, you could be in for quite the headache.


E3 2015: Starcraft 2: Whispers of Oblivion free to all players

By Josh Hawkins, Jun 16, 2015 8:23pm PDT

Blizzard announced today that Whispers of Oblivion, a new three part mission set, will be free to all players.


StarCraft 2 Legacy Of The Void GDC 2015 Interview

By Shack Staff, Mar 25, 2015 5:30pm PDT

At GDC 2015, Blizzard Entertainment revealed the new Protoss unit as well as new maps scheduled to release with the upcoming Legacy of the Void expansion.


Heroes of the Storm adds three Hallow's End skins

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 17, 2014 1:40pm PDT

Even a game in its technical alpha can celebtate the October holidays.


"I mean, I'm not saying #GamerGate has any legitimacy, but advertising seasonal hats for a game ..."

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World of Warcraft 6.0.2 patch brings improved character models today

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 14, 2014 1:30pm PDT

Blizzard isn't just tweaking World of Warcraft in preparation for Warlords of Draenor. Today's patch revamps the game's character models across all races.


"I guess I havent played in so long that I can't really see the difference besides the ..."

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Blizzard scraps Project Titan

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 23, 2014 10:15am PDT

After years of troubled development, Blizzard is opting to scrap their next big MMORPG and move on.


"I don't think story is really the hurdle for a Warcraft RTS, its that RTS is not mass appeal and ..."

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The ever-changing Diablo 3

By Steve Watts, Aug 20, 2014 11:00am PDT

Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls is now available across all platforms, and we take a look back at how different the game has become since its initial release in 2012.


"You describe my experience to a tee. D3 is somehow less addictive and satisfying than D2"

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