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Activision Blizzard

Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision Blizzard, Inc. is a worldwide pure-play online and console game publisher with leading market positions across all categories of the rapidly growing interactive entertainment software industry.

Activision Blizzard's portfolio includes best-selling video games such as Guitar Hero®, Call of Duty®, and Tony Hawk, as well as Spider-Man™, X-Men™, Shrek®, James Bond™ and TRANSFORMERS™, leading franchises such as Crash Bandicoot™ and Spyro™ and Blizzard Entertainment's® StarCraft®, Diablo®, and Warcraft® franchises including the global #1 subscription-based massively multi-player online role-playing game, World of Warcraft®.

Activision Blizzard maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Sweden, Spain, Norway, Denmark, the Netherlands, Romania, Australia, Chile, India, Japan, China, the region of Taiwan and South Korea. More information about Activision Blizzard and its products can be found on the company's website, www.activisionblizzard.com

Recent articles about Activision Blizzard

Activision Blizzard wins patent lawsuit after nine years

The judge ruled that the patents were "not inventions" of Worlds Incorporated, which was suing for infringement

Call of Duty, King push Activision Blizzard to record Q1 revenues

Publisher's revenues jump 27% to $2.28 billion as Call of Duty Mobile's Chinese debut helps drive Activision division sales up 72% year-over-year

Toys For Bob reportedly suffers layoffs as it moves to support Call of Duty Warzone

Update: Activision denies having laid off anyone, says studio is continuing to support Crash Bandicoot 4 as it works on Warzone

Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick takes 50% pay cut

Kotick's base salary and target bonuses will be halved

Johanna Faries named new Call of Duty general manager

Faries will oversee strategic planning, live ops across the franchise

Activision DMCAs news outlet for reporting Call of Duty leak

Video Games Chronicle says its Twitter account was locked for a post about new Warzone map

Activision Blizzard names Armin Zerza CFO

Publisher promotes from within and moves chief commercial officer into the role of retiring CFO Dennis Durkin

Call of Duty Warzone stat-tracking site shuts down after cease and desist from Activision

But creators of SBMM Warzone still campaigning for publisher to grant partner status

Activision Blizzard preps for layoffs at European offices

Consultancy talks started with publishing staff in Netherlands, Germany, France, Spain, and UK; development and customer support not impacted

Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick reportedly due to receive $200m payout

Shareholder Value Creative Incentive clause means publisher boss will earn four years worth of rewards

Call of Duty drives record year for Activision Blizzard

Shooter series brought in nearly twice as much money in 2020 as it did in 2019, but company's Q4 engagement numbers soft

Activision bans 60,000 Call of Duty: Warzone cheaters

That brings the total number of permanent bans from the title to 300,000

Activision Blizzard employees donate $1.6m to charity

The firm's staff were given $200 as part of the initiative, with more than 3,200 charities receiving donations

Activision sues Netflix for poaching former CFO

Suit alleges Netflix incited Spencer Neumann to break his contract to become CFO of Netflix

More layoffs expected at Activision-Blizzard, this time at APAC offices

Company confirms around 30 employees face redundancy following announcement it needed to hire over 2,000

As World of Warcraft enters the Shadowlands: "Why should it ever end?"

Executive producer John Hight and lead game designer Morgan Day share how the World of Warcraft team is still building on its MMORPG 16 years after launch

Activision-Blizzard needs to hire 2,000 people to meet production demands

Publisher to beef up for franchise-focused strategy a year and a half after laying off 800

Call of Duty drives Activision Blizzard revenues up 52% year-over-year

Modern Warfare reboot sets franchise record for first-year premium sales as engagement dips for Blizzard, King

Call of Duty: Mobile closes first year with 300m downloads

Activision and Tencent collaboration managed to keep momentum after its strong early performance

Activision Blizzard closing France office -- Report

Publisher pulling the plug on marketing, customer service and localizing office that had hundreds of employees

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  • 3100 Ocean Park Boulevard
  • Santa Monica
  • California
  • 90405
  • United States

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