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  1. Video Game Industry Could Be in Flux This Christmas

    3:40 pm 12/2/2013

    Stocks of the major game makers have soared with the launch of Xbox One and PlayStation 4, but analysts are skeptical about the momentum continuing.Read more

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  2. Activision Beats Expectations With Quarterly Results

    12:40 pm 11/6/2013

    The company also raised its outlook for the full year, and shares were climbing 2 percent in the after-hours session after having risen fractionally to $16.54 during regular trading hours.Read more

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  3. Court Clears Way for Vivendi to Sell $8.2 Billion in Activision Blizzard Stock

    4:42 pm 10/10/2013

    The deal will make an investor group that includes CEO Bobby Kotick as the largest shareholder.Read more

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  4. Court Blocks Activision Blizzard's Plan to Buy Stock From Vivendi

    5:16 pm 9/18/2013

    The decision disclosed on Wednesday is the result of a lawsuit filed by a shareholder of the video game firm behind "Call of Duty." Read more

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  5. Activision Reports Strong Quarter and Delivers Healthy Guidance

    1:23 pm 8/1/2013

    CEO Bobby Kotick talks "World of Warcraft" movie and a Chinese version of "Call of Duty" that has stirred minor controversy well ahead of its release. Read more

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  6. Activision Blizzard to Buy Back Most of Vivendi's Controlling Stake in $5.8 Billion Deal

    11:46 pm 7/25/2013

    UPDATED: Also, an investment vehicle led by Activision CEO Bobby Kotick and co-chairman Brian Kelly will buy a piece for more than $2.3 billion, leaving Vivendi with a 12 percent share.Read more

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  7. Activision Blizzard Stock Falls After the Bell on Weak Guidance

    3:22 pm 5/8/2013

    The maker of video games beat the expectations of analysts in the first quarter, though 1.3 million subscribers abandoned "World of Warcraft." Read more

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  8. Disney Delays 'Infinity' Video Game by Two Months

    3:34 pm 3/14/2013

    The decision, which didn't seem to bother Wall Street, was made to take advantage of the fall retail season, an executive says.Read more

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  9. Activision Publishing CEO Eric Hirshberg Talks ‘Destiny’ (Q&A)

    9:19 am 2/17/2013

    Activision has teamed up with Halo developer Bungie on a brand-new shooter called Destiny, which gives the Call of Duty publisher another huge potential franchise aimed at the mass market.Read more

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  10. Activision ‘Skylanders’ Developers Discuss What’s Next For $1 Billion Game Franchise (Q&A)

    11:03 am 2/11/2013

    At New York City's Toy Fair, the company talks about next steps for the popular toy/video game hybrid -- which, after outselling all other lines in 2012, Disney was quick to emulate. Read more

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