How Microsoft’s Activision Blizzard Purchase Compares to Other Major Entertainment Acquisitions

Microsoft once again shifted the landscape of video games in early 2022 by announcing a $68.7 billion USD deal to acquire Activision Blizzard, the gaming giant behind Call of Duty, World of Warcraft, and several other major franchises. The massive Read more…


Call of Duty: Vanguard and Switch were best-sellers in the US during December 2021- NPD

The NPD has released its December report and it finds Switch and Call of Duty: Vanguard topping the hardware and software charts, respectively. December 2021’s report finds total industry spending on hardware, content, and accessories down 1% year-over-year (yoy) to Read more…


Kotick says he will be “available as needed” at Activision Blizzard “to ensure the very best integration”

It’s unclear at the moment what role Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick will play once the deal with Microsoft goes through. Speaking with The New York Times, Kotick declined to say whether or not he would remain CEO of Activision Read more…


It’s not Microsoft’s “intent to pull communities away” from PlayStation with Activision acquisition

It seems Microsoft still plans to support Activision games on other platforms, according to comments made to Bloomberg. Regarding possible Xbox exclusivity for franchises such as Call of Duty, Xbox boss, and now CEO of Microsoft Gaming Phil Spencer told Read more…


The Cuphead Show to debut on Netflix February 18

Netflix has announced The Cuphead Show will debut on the steadming service February 18. The season will consist of 12 episodes ruinng at 12 minutes each. Based on the award-winning video game, The Cuphead Show is character-driven comedy series following Read more…


Activision held back damning numbers about workplace misconduct – report

Activision Blizzard has fired or disciplined a number of employees since misconduct allegations came out in July, the number of which was set to be made public, but was ultimately held back by CEO Bobby Kotick. According to a report Read more…


OlliOlli World preview: Don’t overlook this indie skateboarding gem

OlliOlli World is almost here, and we’ve had another chance to get our hands on the game ahead of its launch on February 8, 2022, on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, and PC. For those who Read more…


6 dream games we’d like to see from Activision Blizzard at Xbox

In case you somehow missed the industry-shaking news earlier today, Microsoft has announced that they’re buying Activision Blizzard. This means that we’re due to see a vast selection of Activision Blizzard games coming to Game Pass, and it only cost Read more…


Windjammers 2, Nobody Saves the World, and Death’s Door are coming to Game Pass

The latest games coming to Game Pass have been announced. Microsoft has now announced the next batch of Game Pass titles after an image posted on reddit leaked the news a bit early.. Looking over the list, you already knew Read more…


Developer of a Whole Different Wordle App Donates Unexpected Profits to Charity

The developer of an app called Wordle, which was released five years ago, has donated his profits to charity after hundreds of thousands of people mistakenly downloaded it in an attempt to play the popular new browser game that is Read more…