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The newest trick for Activision's Skylanders: Planes, boats and cars

The newest installment of the popular video game franchise that mixes real-world toys with a video game will include a new vehicle lineup when it releases this fall.

By June 3, 2015


Activision to bring your favorite games to the silver screen

Game maker launches a new film and TV production studio to create original content based on its popular games.

By November 6, 2015


GameSpot's The Lobby: Activision bought Candy Crush. Should you care?

Activision just spent $5.9 billion dollars on Candy Crush creator King.com. GameSpot's Just Haywald comes on to tell the folks at The Lobby what this means for the publisher and the future of the video game industry.

By November 3, 2015


Candy Crush creator gets gobbled by Activision for $5.9B

The game hooked you on Facebook, then reeled you in again on your smartphone. Now its maker, King Digital, has fetched itself a multibillion-dollar buyout.

By November 2, 2015


ESPN veteran to lead new Activision e-sports unit

The video game publisher has created a unit devoted to contests in which professional gamers face off against each other in front of spectators.

By October 22, 2015


Activision launches 'Downton Abbey' mobile game

Solve "the mysteries of the manor" in this freemium find-the-hidden-objects game.

By September 18, 2015


Game firm Activision's earnings strong, with Destiny title hot

After Destiny's September release, Activision Blizzard is the latest large game maker to beat Wall Street estimates with the help of online purchases, signaling a bounce back for the industry.

By November 4, 2014


Activision Blizzard realizing future of video games as online services

The game maker behind Call of Duty and World of Warcraft says sales over the Internet are responsible for $3 out of every $4 dollars it tallies.

By May 6, 2015


Activision Blizzard delivers profit -- and caution

The game maker behind the Call of Duty franchise logs a record fiscal fourth quarter, but says the strong US dollar will weigh on overseas sales.

By February 5, 2015


Asia's video game scene has a new player: Singapore

With roughly 17,000 visitors paying to attend the island state's recent GameStart Asia gaming expo, the future of gaming in the region looks set to soar.

By November 22, 2015