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Call Of Duty Earns Activision A Huge War Chest
2012-08-03 11:48:20

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Call of Duty maker Activision has been doing well lately. Very well, in fact, as they´ve just announced their second quarter earnings for the period which ended in June. By the numbers, the largest independent game publisher was able to earn more and increase their revenue as well as raise their guidance for the full year. They were able to garner these numbers as the rest of the traditional video game industry is feeling...

2010-11-11 08:15:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Shattering its own day-one sales record, Activision Publishing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) announced that Treyarch's highly-anticipated Call of Duty®: Black Ops has become the biggest entertainment launch ever with an estimated sell-through of approximately $360 million in North America and the United Kingdom alone in the first 24 hours of its release, as compared to last year's estimated day-one sell-through of $310 million...

2009-09-03 13:26:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Critics are calling Guitar Hero(R) 5 the best Guitar Hero(R) game in years as gamers are getting their first chance to play along with 83 of the hottest bands of today and classic tracks on the latest version of the best-selling music game, Activision Publishing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) announced today. "Five years running and, somehow, Activision pulled off the unthinkable. Guitar Hero 5 feels just fresh as it did when the series...

2009-09-01 07:30:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Continuing to transform the way people experience music, the highly-anticipated Guitar Hero(R) 5 video game hits store shelves today with unprecedented music variety featuring an expansive, pulse-pounding 85-song on-disc set list, more than 150 songs available via downloadable content, and the capability to import select songs from other Guitar Hero(R) games. Featuring some of music's leading bands and artists across a multitude...

2009-03-03 07:32:00

Six Additional Tracks from Countries throughout Europe and the James Bond Theme Song Further Add to Guitar Hero World Tour's Downloadable Content Set List SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- This month, gamers will again be able to expand their virtual set lists with over a dozen new downloadable tracks for Activision Publishing, Inc.'s (Nasdaq: ATVI) Guitar Hero(R) World Tour. With over 37 million songs downloaded for the franchise to date, Guitar Hero(R) fans will soon...

2009-01-08 07:00:00

Cooperative Band Experience, All-New Controllers Including Guitar, Drums and Microphone, Robust 86-Song On-Disc Set List, In-Game Celebrity Appearances and Innovative Music Studio Combine for Unprecedented Music and Gaming Experience SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Living-room legends are now free to jump on stage to shred, drum and wail with Activision Publishing, Inc.'s (Nasdaq: ATVI) Guitar Hero(R) World Tour, one of the hottest gifts from the holiday season....

2008-10-27 09:00:25

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Living-room legends are now free to jump on stage and rock as Activision Publishing, Inc.'s Guitar Hero(R) World Tour, shreds, drums and wails onto retail shelves nationwide. Transforming music gaming by expanding Guitar Hero's(R) signature guitar gameplay into a cooperative band experience, Guitar Hero World Tour combines state-of-the-art wireless controllers in new online* and offline gameplay modes and a Music Studio feature that lets you...

2008-09-02 09:00:25

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Smashing Pumpkins, one of rock's defining and most acclaimed bands who've sold over 30 million albums, is coming to Activision Publishing, Inc.'s Guitar Hero(R) World Tour in a ground-breaking way as the band will debut their new single "G.L.O.W." exclusively in the game. This marks the first time a band has recorded a new song exclusively for the franchise which will be released afterwards, giving Guitar Hero(R) fans exclusive...

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