Microsoft plans metaverse dominance with Activision Blizzard
Taking part in what is the biggest tech merger and acquisition to date reflects Microsoft’s desire to dominate the metaverse, says GlobalData.
Microsoft to buy gaming firm Activision Blizzard for $68.7bn
When the transaction closes, Microsoft will become the world’s third-largest gaming company by revenue, behind Tencent and Sony.
Activision revenue surges
The popularity of Activision's new "Overwatch" game and the "Candy Crush" acquisition propel quarterly revenue up 50%.
Savimbi family sues Call of Duty creator
Family of former Angolan rebel leader, Jonas Savimbi, sue Activision Blizzard for the "barbaric" depiction of their father in the game.
Activision's 'Call of Duty' rakes in $550m
The new digital game "Call of Duty: Black Ops III" generated over $550 million in global sales in the first three days after its release.
Activision Blizzard enters film industry
The US gaming company on Friday introduced its own television and movie studio.
Activision Blizzard to buy King Digital
Video game maker Activision Blizzard plans to acquire "Candy Crush Saga" creator King Digital Entertainment for $5.9?billion.
Digital game sales grow
Activision Blizzard raises its profit and revenue forecasts as it cashes in on digital sales.
Sony sells over 7m PS4 consoles
Sales have outpaced those of PlayStation 3, doubling the number the older version sold in about the same time frame after its launch.
Icahn sells Take-Two shares
Take-Two will buy back Carl Icahn's shares in the company, with three directors resigning as part of the deal.
Poll reveals PS4 preference
US gamers would prefer a PS4 over an Xbox One, according to a poll conducted in the run-up to the holiday season.