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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

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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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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

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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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Hundreds of Destiny cheaters banned

Bungie bans lots of offending Crucible players for manipulating network traffic.

By July 30, 2015

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Activision to break with past, release Skylanders for consoles, tablets

For the first time, the game giant will launch a top-tier console title on a tablet at the same time it's coming out for consoles made by Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo. Skylanders toys will, of course, join the fray.

By August 12, 2014

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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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For EA, sports titles are the gift that keep on giving

The game maker's strong back catalog of sports games helps the company generate strong revenue even in the absence of new releases.

By July 30, 2015

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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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From Skylanders to Infinity, Amiibo and beyond: The coming battle over the toy

Some of the biggest companies in the video game industry are vying to become the leaders in the next big thing: toys that interact with video games.

By June 18, 2015