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Gfinity set for big push into rapidly growing US esports market

Gfinity is to exit its Australian joint venture later this year, as the new management team instead choose to redeploy their resources into the booming US market...

1 week, 1 day ago

Esports Entertainment taps John Brackens as chief information officer

The former Activision Blizzard manager has experience with information technology and network operations within different licensing regimes...

on 17/5/19

Google’s Stadia platform promises to up-end the gaming industry, but what does it mean for investors?

Stadia promises a paradigm shift for the gaming industry, which has already in recent years seen huge incursion by smart phone games like Candy Crush...

on 20/3/19
Retail & consumer

Is the Team17 float an upward or downward indicator for the video game sector?

With an expected market cap of around ten times its 2017 earnings and a booming UK gaming sector, is the Team17 float the sign of a golden age or a coming crash?...

on 10/5/18

Activision Blizzard resumes trading after temporary halt; record 1Q overshadowed by weak guidance

Shares in the video game maker were temporarily halted this afternoon after Dow Jones broke an embargo on the results...

on 3/5/18

Activision Blizzard stock rising after strong Christmas sales

"This was a record quarter to cap off a record year for Activision Blizzard," said Bobby Kotick, Activision chief executive...

on 9/2/18

Activision Blizzard confirms closure of US distribution hub

Increasingly gamers are opting for digital downloads rather than DVDs. Meanwhile, the company has been heavily talking up its Overwatch e-sports league...

on 11/1/18

‘Record’ results can’t stop job losses at Activision Blizzard

The Call of Duty maker reported forecast-beating results on Friday but confirmed it was letting some staff go a matter of hours later...

on 13/2/17

Call of Duty sales disappoint according to recent data

Activision still insists that Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare is the best-selling console game in the US so far this year...

on 16/12/16

Activision Blizzard sales soar ahead of new Call of Duty release

Activision’s revenues rose by 58% to US$1.57bn in the three months to September...

on 4/11/16

Activision Blizzard's shares slump after weak Christmas

The firm blamed tough comparables and an up tick in competition....

on 12/2/16
Telecoms & Networks

Call of Candy: Activision buys King for US$5.9bn

It is a big move for Activision Blizzard which gives the console and PC games leader an equally dominant position in the mobile gaming market....

on 3/11/15

Keywords Studios: A less risky play in the video game market

James Serjeant at Numis said Keywords was a “very neat way of playing the fast and high growth gaming sector.” ...

on 20/8/15

Activision Blizzard Q2 earnings drop almost 45% but beats estimates

Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI), the world's biggest video games publisher, beat estimates by eight cents with its second quarter profit of $0.20 per share, and revenue also came in well above consensus....

on 3/8/12

Activision Blizzard Q1 profits beat Street

Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI), the world's biggest video games publisher, late Wednesday posted first-quarter sales and profit that beat analysts’ estimates....

on 10/5/12

Activision Blizzard Q3 earnings triple on strong demand

Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI) said late Tuesday that third-quarter earnings tripled on strong demand for its video games....

on 9/11/11