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Manuel Noriega sues Activision over portrayal in Black Ops 2

Former Panama dictator claims his likeness was used for "economic gain" by Activision in the 2012 first-person shooter.

By July 16, 2014

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Activision pumping $500 million into Bungie's 'Destiny'

The record-setting number does include standard costs, like marketing, packaging, and royalties. But still, the amount is massive.

By May 6, 2014

Editors' Take

Skylanders Swap Force

Due out this fall, the next installment in the popular Skylanders franchise will feature characters that have swappable tops and bottoms.

February 5, 2013

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Activision CEO: Destiny will be bestselling new franchise ever

The game, expected to launch on Xbox and PlayStation consoles later this year, is the first major release from Bungie since the Halo franchise.

By February 7, 2014

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Activision stock buyout allowed, sans shareholder vote

The company can now buy back Vivendi's shares without holding a shareholder vote on the matter.

By October 11, 2013

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Vivendi, Activision Blizzard deal held up for shareholder vote

Vivendi's $8.2 billion sale was all set to go before a shareholder filed suit requesting a vote on the matter.

By September 19, 2013

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Activision to sell Call of Duty: Ghosts PS4 upgrade for $10

That's the same price that retailers have promised to sell upgraded titles for on new consoles.

By August 21, 2013

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Activision to spend billions to buy back Vivendi stake

Game giant Activision Blizzard is taking back the firm's controlling stake in deals worth more than $8 billion.

By July 26, 2013

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Activision previews Call of Duty: Ghosts for Xbox One

Activision's Eric Hirshberg shows the new Call of Duty: Ghosts game for the Xbox One, including a behind-the-scenes look at the graphics engine powering the new game.

May 21, 2013

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Activision CEO is "somewhat disappointed" in the Wii U

The games company's head has put the boot into Nintendo, declaring its latest console a bit of a let down.

By February 9, 2013