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Nov 09, 2017
Activision sued for reaping billions on 'Call of Duty' without taking trademark permission from HumveeActivision has said “Call of Duty” last year was the world’s largest video game console franchise, and North America’s largest for the eighth straight year.
Jul 14, 2017
Revenue generated by mobile gaming industry crosses console and PC gaming industryThe report points out that the mobile gaming market increased by 32 percent to reach about $38 billion in terms of revenue in 2016.
May 26, 2017
World’s largest video game retailer GameStop posts strong sales in first quarterGameStop Corp, the world's largest retailer of video games and gaming consoles, reported better-than-expected quarterly results on Thursday.
May 07, 2017
Apple could aim at Tesla, Netflix or Walt Disney as potential takeover targetsCitigroup listed seven companies as potential takeover targets for Apple Inc, including Netflix, Walt Disney, and Tesla Inc, as a way to put its cash hoard of more than $250 billion to work.
Mar 27, 2017
Starcraft: One of gaming's best RTS games is now free and scheduled for a 4K remasterThere are barely a handful of iconic real-time-strategy (RTS) franchises left in gaming. The most prominent of those has to be Starcraft, and today, Blizzard announced a remaster.
Sep 30, 2016
Gaming companies rated "overweight" by Morgan Stanley after robust performance on Wall StreetShares of video game maker Activision Blizzard and rival Electronic Arts extended months-long Wall Street rallies in September as investors eyed new versions of high-profile franchises such as "FIFA" and "Call of Duty," analysts said.
Sep 27, 2016
Pokémon Go buzz cools but the AR game is not out despite being downDoes "Pokémon Go" have a second act? The mobile phone app was an instant hit when it debuted in July. Crowds stampeded after a Vaporeon in Central Park and people fell off cliffs playing it in California.
Aug 05, 2016
'Overwatch' launch and 'Candy Crush' deal result in surging revenue for ActivisionActivision Blizzard Inc reported a 50.4 percent surge in quarterly revenue on Thursday, propelled by the popularity of the newly-launched "Overwatch" game and the boost from the acquisition of "Candy Crush" maker King Digital.
Jul 18, 2016
Overwatch's sexual depiction of the Hindu Goddess Kali is just not coolOverwatch is in the news again and this time, it’s for depicting a Hindu Goddess as an in-game hero.
Jun 16, 2016
Tencent edges closer to deal to buy majority stake in SupercellTencent Holdings Ltd is nearing a deal to buy a majority stake in Finnish games maker Supercell Oy, marking their latest push into the gaming industry.