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Activision Pays $42 Million To Settle Electronic Arts Court Case
2012-05-17 11:32:25

An on-going legal battle between gaming giants Activision Blizzard and Electronic Arts (EA) has been partially settled. The legal tussle initiated by Activision accused EA of improperly recruiting two executives who oversaw the creation of the smash video game “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2." “Activision and Electronic Arts have decided to put this matter behind them,” Activision lawyer Beth Wilkinson said yesterday after a hearing in Los Angeles Superior Court. The...

2011-06-30 05:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Call of Duty® gamers, prepare to engage: Activision Publishing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) takes the franchise's landmark intensity to new heights with Call of Duty XP 2011, the first-ever celebration for the Call of Duty community. Total Call of Duty immersion is coming to a secure 12-acre compound in the urban confines of Los Angeles on Labor Day weekend, where more than 6,000 fans will be the first to witness the world...

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2010-12-22 08:59:13

Call of Duty publishers Activision Blizzard Inc. filed documents in a California court Tuesday, seeking to have rival game publisher Electronic Arts (EA) added to a lawsuit related to the popular video game series and requesting a total of $400 million in damages. The complaint, filed in a Los Angeles County Superior Court, is the latest move in the legal battle between the Santa Monica, California-based company and former executives Jason West and Vincent Zampella. West and Zampella were key...

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...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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