While Activision Blizzard can regularly tout the success of franchises like “Call of Duty” and “Skylanders,” it’s seeing more gamers leave its “World of Warcraft” as competition heats up in the…
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In a bold strategic move, Vivendi is selling 85% of its interest in Activision Blizzard, the group’s main profit driver, for $8.2 billion. Activision Blizzard, the powerhouse behind such hit games…
Legendary Pictures will begin production on “Warcraft,” based on Activision Blizzard’s hit videogame franchise “World of Warcraft,” early next year under the direction of Duncan Jones (“Source…
It's becoming a truism in the Arab world: Revolutions and coups are good for ratings.
To promote their ambitious new videogame "Destiny," Activision and Bungie (which created "Halo"), have produced a live action commercial, directed by Jon Favreau, that prominently features Giancarlo…
Legendary Entertainment plans to buy its own marketing agency, announcing an agreement on Thursday to buy FIVE33, which would focus exclusively on Thomas Tull’s growing slate of internally developed…
John Cusack's delicious star turn bolsters Scott Coffey's satirical, Syracuse-set coming-of-ager.
MADRID — French media conglom Vivendi unveiled its 2012 earnings on Tuesday, revealing that the Canal Plus Group, one of Europe’s biggest buyers of Hollywood content, is holding up despite recession…
After turning "Halo" into a multibillion-dollar videogame franchise for Microsoft, Bungie is ready to introduce a tentpole title for new partner Activision Blizzard with "Destiny."
J.J. Abrams has a couple more franchises he wants to tackle.
The hardscrabble existence of Chinese Burmese refugees in Thailand is examined in "Poor Folk," an absorbing sophomore feature by Burma-born, Taiwan-based multihyphenate Midi Z.