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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.
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.
May 07, 2016
Call of Duty creators, Activision, betting big on mobile advertisingNow, with in-game advertising, Activision is set to tap a big revenue opportunity that should put to rest all doubts.
Feb 25, 2016
Activision command a 500 million strong user base with Candy Crush acquisitionActivision Blizzard announced that they’ve completed the acquisition of King Digital, the makers of Candy Crush Saga for $5.9 billion. With the completed acquisition, Activision Blizzard now commands a staggering user base of 500 million gamers, making it the “largest gaming network in the world.”
Nov 03, 2015
Activision Blizzard to Buy Candy Crush Maker for $5.9 BillionVideo game maker Activision Blizzard said it will buy "Candy Crush Saga" creator King Digital Entertainment for $5.9 billion (roughly Rs. 38,645 crores) to strengthen its games portfolio.