News

Kotick Reportedly Wanted To Buy Kotaku Or PC Gamer To Influence Public Narrative

Fol­low­ing the ongo­ing con­tro­ver­sies and law­suits that plagued Activi­sion Bliz­zard in the head­lines, CEO Bob­by Kotick report­ed­ly want­ed to buy gam­ing pub­li­ca­tions to influence…

Sony’s Stock Price Took A Huge Hit After Microsoft Announced Activision Blizzard Deal

Microsoft recent­ly announced a $68.7 bil­lion deal to acquire Activi­sion Bliz­zard, sur­pris­ing the entire indus­try, and seem­ing­ly shak­ing up Sony’s glob­al mar­ket worth. Sony…

Microsoft’s Acquisition Of Activision Blizzard “No Doubt Weakens” Sony, According To Analyst

Microsoft is cur­rent­ly attempt­ing to acquire Activi­sion Bliz­zard for $68.7 bil­lion, the com­pa­ny’s biggest acqui­si­tion ever and the largest buy­out in gam­ing his­to­ry. If…

Every Activision Blizzard Franchise Microsoft Will Obtain Upon Acquisition

Microsoft shocked the indus­try when they announced they would be acquir­ing the pub­lish­er Activi­sion Bliz­zard. The near­ly $70 bil­lion deal will join togeth­er two…

Call Of Duty: Vanguard And Black Ops Cold War Sit At #1 And #2 Best-Selling Games Of 2021 In The US

Amid news that Activi­sion and the Call of Duty series are being absorbed by Microsoft, the NPD Group has released sales reports for December…

Xbox Game Pass Has Hit The 25 Million Subscriber Milestone

Microsoft has announced that its Xbox Game Pass sub­scrip­tion ser­vice has more than 25 mil­lion sub­scribers glob­al­ly. Since it appears Activi­sion Bliz­zard will be…

Reviews

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl Review — A Semi-Precious Gem

If you were lucky enough to have a Nin­ten­do DS back in day, Poké­mon Dia­mond And Pearl might dredge up some good mem­o­ries for…

Call Of Duty: Vanguard Review — Another Sledgehammer Sinker

A year has already passed in the Call of Duty cycle and Sledge­ham­mer Games is the devel­op­er of this lat­est title, Call of Duty:…

Far Cry 6 Review — In Need Of Another Revolution

I’ve been a fan of Far Cry for quite some time, hav­ing played the series from the sec­ond title through the cur­rent game. I’ve…

Kena: Bridge Of Spirits Review — Don’t Let Those Angry Spirits Bring You Down

The action-adven­ture game, Kena: Bridge of Spir­its, is much more than I had orig­i­nal­ly antic­i­pat­ed. I expect­ed a whim­si­cal gala­vant through a fan­ta­sy land,…

Opinion

Opinion — Don’t Give Up On Activision Just Yet

I know that what I’m about to say may seem coun­ter­pro­duc­tive to hold­ing Activi­sion account­able for what has, alleged­ly, been tak­ing place for years.…

13 Things I Don’t Enjoy About Call Of Duty: Vanguard — Opinion

It’s been anoth­er year in the cycle of Call of Duty, and Sledge­ham­mer Games recent­ly launched Call of Duty: Van­guard. The game has been…

The Call Of Duty: Vanguard Alpha Gave Me Heavy Mixed Feelings — Opinion

I’ve been play­ing Call of Duty online since there was a mul­ti­play­er for the game. I’ve seen day one launch fail­ures of epic proportions–with…

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