Gaming News: ‘Call of Duty’ Facing Another Lawsuit Over Depiction of Historical Figure
Jan 14, 2016 More than a year after Activision was sued by former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noreiga due to his depiction in "Call of Duty: Black Ops II," the game publisher is facing another lawsuit filed by the family of a historical figure. In the lawsuit, the family of Jonas Savimbi, the rebel leader of the National Union for the Total Independence of Angola, is suing the French division of Activision for around $1 million due to his portrayal in the 2012 game.
Activision to Use Proceeds from Upcoming Personalization Pack DLC for CoD to help Veterans
Dec 18, 2015 Game publisher Activision has unveiled a new content update for Treyarch's recently released "Call of Duty: Black Ops 3." The company's earnings from the latest DLC, dubbed as C.O.D.E. Warriors Personalization Pack, will be donated to the veteran aid program Call of Duty Endowment
Activision Addresses Gamers’ Complaints About Bugs in New THPS Game [VIDEO]
Oct 02, 2015 Within only a couple of days after "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5" came out, publisher Activision and developer Robomodo are already being criticized by gamers due to the bugs and glitches affecting the latest title's gameplay. In response, Activision recently released a statement to address these issues.
CoD Publisher Tweets About Fake Terrorist Attack to Promote Game
Oct 01, 2015 As part of its efforts to promote the upcoming "Call of Duty: Black Ops 3" game, major publisher Activision posted live tweets about a horrifying terrorist attack in Singapore. However, the marketing move by the company was heavily criticized because the publicity stunt was made to appear like breaking news.
New ‘Guitar Hero’ Game to be Announced in April [Rumors]
Mar 26, 2015 Activision is reportedly gearing up to unveil a new "Guitar Hero" game next month. News about the latest installment of the music-themed video game series emerged after UK-based news site Gamereactor released an article regarding event invitations sent out by the game publisher.