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Activision-Blizzard successfully buys itself back from Vivendi to open “a new chapter” for the company

Activision-Blizzard successfully buys itself back from Vivendi to open “a new chapter” for the company
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Oct 14, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

Earlier this year, Activision-Blizzard revealed its intention to separate from parent company Vivendi, and late last week it was announced…


Give Us, Us Free: Activision set to buy itself from Vivendi for $8 billion to gain independence

Give Us, Us Free: Activision set to buy itself from Vivendi for $8 billion to gain independence
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jul 26, 2013 / 1 comment(s)

For the past few weeks (with on-going efforts over the last…


El33t’s Question of the Day: If you bought Activision, what would you do with it?

El33t’s Question of the Day: If you bought Activision, what would you do with it?
Community / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jul 3, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

Rumours. Speculation. Report leaks. We love them so, and the most potentially industry-shattering in recent days is the idea that…


H33rsay: Third CoD: Black Ops map pack revealed

H33rsay: Third CoD: Black Ops map pack revealed
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jun 15, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

According to a post on Call of Duty fansite DigitalWarfare247/7, and a leaked promotional flyer from game retail giant GameStop,…


El33tonline Editorial: Please chill out about Modern Warfare 3 (and unreleased games)

El33tonline Editorial: Please chill out about Modern Warfare 3 (and unreleased games)
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 16, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is coming. The game hasn’t been formally announced yet, but we’ve already received a…


The El33tonline Podcast for the week of February 14th: A Podcycle made for two!

The El33tonline Podcast for the week of February 14th: A Podcycle made for two!
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 14, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

In this podcycle built for two, Tom and Oliver discuss what makes an addictive open-world game, why Double Fine’s Stacking…


El33tonline Podcast for the week of February 14th

Podcast / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 14, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

In this podcycle built for two, Tom and Oliver discuss what makes an addictive open-world game, why Double Fine’s Stacking…


Spyro the Dragon returns with ‘smart’ augmented reality action figures

Spyro the Dragon returns with ‘smart’ augmented reality action figures
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 11, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

[Update] Activision has since released a few new details and a huge batch of screenshots for Skylanders: Spyro’s Adventure, which…


Activision reveals free-to-play Call of Duty for China, two movie tie-in titles announced

Activision reveals free-to-play Call of Duty for China, two movie tie-in titles announced
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 10, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

At an investor call earlier today (or yesterday, depending), Activision Blizzard CEO of Publishing Eric Hirshberg announced that a free-to-play…


Activision cancels Guitar Hero 2011 and True Crime: Hong Kong

Activision cancels Guitar Hero 2011 and True Crime: Hong Kong
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 10, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

Following frantic internet rumours and reports that Activision had laid off a number of employees across at least two of…