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West And Zampella’s Lawsuit Against Activision Goes To Trial

by Ernice Gilbert on June 18th, 2011, under Hot, industry news, News

Following a ruling in the favor of Modern Warfare creators Jason West and Vincent Zampella, the duo’s case against Activision is now likely to go to trial.

Video Thirst: E3 Trailers Montage

A short montage containing 85 of the best game trailers at this years E3. The next couple years looks to have some incredible games and they were on display in style at E3. So crank your speakers, watch in HD, switch to full screen and get excited about the world of gaming all over again.

Video Thirst: E3 Trailers Montage

A short montage containing 85 of the best game trailers at this years E3. The next couple years looks to have some incredible games and they were on display in style at E3. So crank your speakers, watch in HD, switch to full screen and get excited about the world of gaming all over again.

Modern Warfare 3 Previews Are Now Live – Competition Gets Hot

We usually en masse reviews of popular games so you could get a clear understanding of whether you should buy or bypass. But when you have a game that’s big as Modern Warfare 3, even the previews are noteworthy.

Sites have gone live with their early opinions, catch them below the break.

Gamesthirst Goes E3 Mental – We’re Covering Everything

by Ernice Gilbert on May 25th, 2011, under E3, E3 2011, Hot, News

The biggest gaming expo in the world is happening in two weeks time, and there, everything that concerns games will be present. Trailers, new releases, teasers, gameplay videos, surprises, new consoles, new handheld consoles. And of course, the bombshells. Who could forget last year’s? No one, I reckon.

Microsoft will be present, Nintendo and Sony will also be present. Every single developer in the world that’s worth its salt will be there talking up their offerings. id Software basically invented the FPS genre and they’ll be there showing off RAGE and DOOM 4 – but that’s just for starters. We have the days and times of what’s big at the event below the break.

Activision Q1 Results: New COD Confirmed, Announcement Coming “In Weeks”, Diablo III Beta In Q3

Activision’s Q1 financials are out, and in it, the biggest games publisher in the world confirmed the new Call of Duty title, with company boss Bobby Kotick saying we should expect an unveiling in “weeks”. Diablo III’s getting a beta, and as for the profits, things are looking rather bright for the firm.

Activision Says It Hasn’t Changed At All

by Ernice Gilbert on April 14th, 2011, under Activision/Bilzzard

Mention the company Activision and most gamers picture in their minds Kotick sipping on whine while contemplating ways to grab money from gamers. But the company’s head of developer relations, Dan Winters, begs to differ, admitting that the perception of the publisher being the “warm and cuddly Activision; the scrappy, loveable number two,” disappeared when the merger with Blizzard combined with the phenomenal success of the Call of Duty franchise catapulted the publisher to the number one spot.

Report – Activision Planning To Acquire Take-Two

by Ernice Gilbert on February 11th, 2011, under Activision/Bilzzard, News, Take-Two

How would you like it if GTA, Red Dead Redemption, L.A. Noire, Agent and other big name Take-Two games, including Bioshock and Max Payne ended up in the hands of mega-publisher, Acitivision? According to strong rumors amongst many industry executives, it might just happen.

Infinity Ward Delayed CoD Map Pack At EA’s Request According To Court Filings, EA Says Email Was “A Joke”

by Ernice Gilbert on January 20th, 2011, under Activision/Bilzzard, EA, Hot, News

Things are starting to heat up between EA, Activision, Jason West and Vince Zampella, as new court documents surface revealing some scathing new information. Kotaku’s gotten hold of an internal email belonging to EA, which suggests Infinity Ward put off releasing a map pack for Modern Warfare 2 because EA asked them to. Released today as part of court filing in the Activision suit against EA and Infinity Ward co-founders Vince Zampella and Jason West, you can expect heat to turn up as more unfolds.

More past the break.

Video Thirst: VGA Teasers All Around, Catch ‘Em Here

by Ernice Gilbert on November 26th, 2010, under Hot, News

Activision’s done it, Bioware’s having a field day with it, Sony are in the ranks and now, a new Resident Evil?

Catch all the latest VGA trailers through the links posted below the break.

Watch Gamescom Live

by Ernice Gilbert on August 17th, 2010, under Hot, News

We’re not in Germany today, unfortunately. But like we promised, we’d find you some links to watch the full thing if you wanted to.

Two decent streams are past the break.

For Pachter, Multiplayer Subscription Is Not If But When

I’m sure you can remember Wedbush Morgan Securities analyst, Michael Pachter’s statement recently, after the NPD sales report showed that the gaming industry experienced more declines for the month of June when he and others like himself predicted growth.

Activision Just Wants To Be “Cool”

by Ernice Gilbert on June 30th, 2010, under Activision, News

You hear the name Activision and make up your face grudgingly right? Come on, ease up a bit on the publisher, after all, Acti just wants to be “cool”.

Rage Wins, Walks Away With 5 E3 Game Critics Nominations

by Ernice Gilbert on June 29th, 2010, under E3, News

Wow, today the nominations for the 2010 E3 Game Critics awards were announced and Rage received the most, including the Game of Show award.

Activsion Looking For New Talent For Infinity Ward

by Ernice Gilbert on June 22nd, 2010, under Activision, Infinity Ward, News

The search has begun. Activision and Infinity are now hiring for senior development staff.