Warzone 2 Reveal Event Announced

Warzone 2 Reveal Event Announced

Activision has finally announced when it will be revealing more details on Call of Duty: Warzone 2. We’ve known for quite some time now that the follow-up battle royale shooter, which Activision is only referring to as “Warzone 2.0,” would be releasing at a time later in 2022. And while the end of the year … Read more

Activision Making More Off Phone Games Than Console And PC

Activision Making More Off Phone Games Than Console And PC

Image: Activision/Blizzard/King/Kotaku Here’s a sign of the times: Activision has confirmed via newly released financial documents that it made more money on its phone games last quarter than it did on all of its console and PC games combined. as spotted by TweakTown, Activision’s quarterly report was published last week and sheds some light on … Read more

Sony Says Call Of Duty Is Essential, Xbox Disagrees

Sony Says Call Of Duty Is Essential, Xbox Disagrees

Image: Activision Microsoft, in a bid to downplay the possible ramifications of its attempted acquisition of Activision to various international regulating agencies, is arguing that the call of duty publisher it’s spending billions of dollars on doesn’t actually produce any games that could be considered “must haves.” Meanwhile, Sony is pushing back and explaining that … Read more

UK Antitrust Investigation Is Latest Microsoft-Activision Acquisition

UK Antitrust Investigation Is Latest Microsoft-Activision Acquisition

Microsoft announced its nearly $69 billion purchase of massive gaming company, Activision Blizzard in January. But the road to acquisition hasn’t been smooth for the two companies, and the deal isn’t sealed yet. Now, another speedbump has appeared. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), a United Kingdom regulatory agency, is undertaking a formal investigation into … Read more

Elon Musk Faces $258 Billion Class Action Lawsuit Over Dogecoin

Elon Musk Faces 8 Billion Class Action Lawsuit Over Dogecoin

Photo: Gotham (Getty Images) Infamous internet clown and horrible SNL host Elon Musk and his two large companies, Tesla and SpaceX, are facing a ludicrously large $258 billion lawsuit over…uh…Dogecoin. As I’ve said before, 2022 is just a wild year of headlines. Bloomberg reported yesterday that Musk and his companies are being sued over claims … Read more

Activision Internal Investigation Finds Almost Nothing Wrong

Activision Internal Investigation Finds Almost Nothing Wrong

Image: Activision Blizzard / Kotaku Nearly year after an explosive lawsuit by the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing kicked off a firestorm of sexual harassment and discrimination allegations at Activision Blizzard, a Board of Directors working group investigating the company has released its findings. Led by a 25-year veteran of the call of … Read more

New Crash Bandicoot Game Seemingly Leaked by Insider

New Crash Bandicoot Game Seemingly Leaked by Insider

It’s been nearly two years since the release of Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time, but the state of the franchise has been in question. Last year, Activision announced that developer Toys for Bob had become a support studio for the Call of Duty franchise. This led many to assume that Crash was no longer … Read more

Microsoft Says Nice Things About Unions Ahead Of FTC Review

Microsoft Says Nice Things About Unions Ahead Of FTC Review

Photo: Kevork Djansezian Microsoft is trying to strike a more conciliatory tone with organized labor as it looks to get its $69 billion mega video game merger with Activision Blizzard OK’d by the Federal Trade Commission. Vice chairman and president Brad Smith wrote that the company is “committed to creative and collaborative approaches with unions” … Read more

New Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 Proves It’s Getting Confusing

New Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 Proves It’s Getting Confusing

Picture: Activision / Kotaku I don’t need to tell you that the call of duty franchise is massively popular. Also, you’re already well aware that the Modern Warfare sub-franchise within call of duty is pretty successful too. So it’s no surprise that we are getting another Call of Duty Modern Warfaree, this one a sequel … Read more

Activision Investors OK Xbox Deal, But Wall Street Is Skeptical

Activision Investors OK Xbox Deal, But Wall Street Is Skeptical

Photo: mike windle (Getty Images) Shareholders at call of duty and Overwatch 2 publisher Activision Blizzard voted overwhelmingly on Thursday to approve a $69 trillion dirty to tech giant Microsoft. The deal gives golden parachutes to top execs at Activision, including embattled CEO Bobby Kotick. But despite gaming’s biggest acquisition ever moving one step closer … Read more