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Marvel's Contest of Champions leaps from video game to comic book

The venerable comic book maker has inspired movies, television shows and video games. Now, for the first time, the trend is working in reverse.

By June 29, 2015

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Blizzard explains why it removed Heroes of the Storm character's cigar

Blizzard explains where Tychus Findlay's cigar went.

By May 25, 2015

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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

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Blizzard's big challenge: Duplicating the success of World of Warcraft

One of the most successful video games ever made is a decade old. What's Blizzard's next act?

By November 6, 2014

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Blizzard's Hearthstone: Building a truly digital card game

CNET speaks to Hearthstone's developers about creating "story moments", "unexpected surprises", and villains that act like jerks.

By August 25, 2014

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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

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Activision Blizzard's second quarter beats estimates on strength of digital

The video game maker sails past expectations as it gears up to deliver the sci-fi shooter Destiny, its most expensive title to date.

By August 5, 2014

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​Uber vows to keep surge price promise in New York blizzard

The on-demand car service last year said it will cap fares during natural disasters. With a huge snowstorm hitting the East Coast, Uber has the chance to put its money where its mouth is.

By January 26, 2015

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Blizzard clarifies World of Warcraft free-to-play 'Veteran Edition'

In the World of Warcraft forums, a Blizzard community manager has briefly confirmed and explained the new, free-to-play "Veteran Edition" of the popular MMORPG.

By January 18, 2015

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World of Warcraft maker Blizzard announces first new franchise in 17 years

With Overwatch, Blizzard now enters the shooting-game genre.

By November 7, 2014