With Activision’s COO taking home a self-regulated bonus of nearly $4m last year and EA’s executive chairman bagging $1.5m in bonuses, why should the voice actors (or any other employees) not receive a bonus of some sorts? Especially when working on the AAA games in question (Activision’s Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare was the top-selling game at US retail in ...
Forget the change in graphics, hell forget the skateboards and the [pro] skating altogether, we all know that one of the main components to the popular Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater series is the music and the series’ eclectic selection of rock, rap, hip-hop and ska as part of its official soundtrack. Well Activision have today revealed which songs will be ...
The fifth entry in the popular Pro Skater series, Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5, has just been given a new gameplay trailer appearing to show in-game footage of the upcoming current-gen title. A cast of varied individuals and odd-ball stand-out’s aside, it’s been confirmed that one of the series’ recent staples – the ability to create your own skate park, ...
Treyarch have today announced the [first] date for the Call Of Duty: Black Ops 3 Beta, which is to be made available initially for the PS4 as part of the series’ new deal with Sony. Those who pre-ordered the upcoming title can get their hands on the game’s Multiplayer mode early on August 19th as the developer tweeted earlier this ...
We all tune in to the yearly spectacle that is E3, hoping to come away satisfied at the sight of new games, exciting announcements and all of which that’s equally triumphant. Yet it’s no surprise that some of that satisfaction is often tailored for seeing how the major players will slip, trip and outright crumble before our very eyes. Let’s ...
Following on from Sunday’s big reveal – which offered up both an official campaign trailer as well as an interesting teaser on the premise surrounding its story – Call of Duty has now once again entered the realm of specs for today’s press release. Though it’s already been hinted, like previous entries Black Ops 3 will (as is claimed) be ...
Looks like that whole World At War II dream was essentially that…a dream. Activision have confirmed today that Treyarch are indeed working on the third installment of the Black Ops arc with Black Ops 3, the twelfth main game in the popular First Person Shooter franchise. Alongside a new teaser trailer – which sees audio extracts of the series’ characters ...
Last week, Aussie Ramez Zahra started a petition on Change.org for Activision to get 2009’s Modern Warfare 2 – the sixth Call of Duty game in the main series – remastered for current-generation consoles. As we speak the number of users having signed the petition has reached close to 80,000. Addressing both the C.E.O of Activision Bobby Kotick, and the C.E.O ...
This week in what has to be one the most impressively brash and deceitful decisions by a AAA Publisher/Developer in recent memory, it came to the attention of a number of Youtubers that Activison had been flagging their videos for possible copyright strikes if they involved Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare glitches. ACTIVISION WILL GIVE YOU A COPYRIGHT STRIKE IF YOU SHOW THEIR GAME ...