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Mashable
Activision boss sees happy days ahead for 'Skylanders' and toys-to-lifeI think, stuck around longer and had more successful shots on goal than rhythm
Activision boss sees happy days ahead for 'Skylanders' and toys-to-life
Mashable / Posted yesterday
I think, stuck around longer and had more successful shots on goal than rhythm games did," Activision Publishing CEO Eric Hirshberg told Mashable. "I think." "It's built on a more stable foundation of proven markets and proven behaviors," he... Read more
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Mashable
What changed for 'Call of Duty' after all the YouTube hate? Nothingdoing the same thing after the response as before, which is focusing on making
What changed for 'Call of Duty' after all the YouTube hate? Nothing
Mashable / Posted 8 days ago
doing the same thing after the response as before, which is focusing on making a great game," Activision Publishing CEO Eric Hirshberg told Mashable at E3 2016. "At the end of the day, when we do that we tend to make fans happy and win people... Read more
13d
International Business Times
Destiny PC version has not been ruled out, Bungie director says the online sci-fi shooter was in the works. However, a PC version has yet to ma
Destiny PC version has not been ruled out, Bungie director says
International Business Times / Posted 13 days ago
the online sci-fi shooter was in the works. However, a PC version has yet to materialise. During E3 2014, Activision CEO Eric Hirshberg told Polygon that a PC version of Destiny was "something we're talking about and looking at very carefully."... Read more
15d
PC Advisor
Crash Bandicoot returns on the PS4: release date rumours and morefor those that remember it!)Crash Bandicoot PS4 release date rumours There isn
Crash Bandicoot returns on the PS4: release date rumours and more
PC Advisor / Posted 15 days ago
for those that remember it!)Crash Bandicoot PS4 release date rumours There isn't a confirmed release date, although Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision said, "For years, we've been asked when is Crash returning, and today that question has... Read more
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16d
PC Advisor
New CoD Infinite Warfare is all about the space action reveals E3 Ship Assault traileryear, we're both honoring the heritage of Call of Duty while taking players to
New CoD Infinite Warfare is all about the space action reveals E3 Ship Assault trailer
PC Advisor / Posted 16 days ago
year, we're both honoring the heritage of Call of Duty while taking players to incredible new heights," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision. Activision has confirmed that more details about CoD Infinite Warfare will be coming on... Read more
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16d
Gamasutra
CRASH BANDICOOT® IS BACK IN SKYLANDERS® IMAGINATORS AND IN REMASTERED CLASSICS!bringing him back in ways that will appeal to hardcore fans as well as introduc
CRASH BANDICOOT® IS BACK IN SKYLANDERS® IMAGINATORS AND IN REMASTERED CLASSICS!
Gamasutra / Posted 16 days ago
bringing him back in ways that will appeal to hardcore fans as well as introduce him to a new generation of gamers,” said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing, Inc. “We can’t wait for gamers to see Crash bring his unique style and quirky... Read more
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17d
Business Wire
Crash Bandicoot® is Back in Skylanders® Imaginators and in Remastered Classics!bringing him back in ways that will appeal to hardcore fans as well as introduc
Crash Bandicoot® is Back in Skylanders® Imaginators and in Remastered Classics!
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
bringing him back in ways that will appeal to hardcore fans as well as introduce him to a new generation of gamers,” said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing, Inc. “We can’t wait for gamers to see Crash bring his unique style and quirky... Read more
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Gamasutra
BUNGIE AND ACTIVISION UNVEIL DESTINY: RISE OF IRONnew content for Destiny’s 30 million registered players. Rise of Iron is the fi
BUNGIE AND ACTIVISION UNVEIL DESTINY: RISE OF IRON
Gamasutra / Posted 21 days ago
new content for Destiny’s 30 million registered players. Rise of Iron is the first step in fulfilling that promise,” said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision. “There’s a ton of content packed in Rise of Iron, including a new location, a new Raid and... Read more
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21d
Gamasutra
ACTIVISION HIGHLIGHTS TOP GAMING FRANCHISES AT ELECTRONIC ENTERTAINMENT EXPO 2016and we are delivering innovation and pushing the creative boundaries in every o
ACTIVISION HIGHLIGHTS TOP GAMING FRANCHISES AT ELECTRONIC ENTERTAINMENT EXPO 2016
Gamasutra / Posted 21 days ago
and we are delivering innovation and pushing the creative boundaries in every one of our franchises this year,” said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision. “From taking combat to whole new heights in Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, to a new... Read more
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21d
Business Wire
Activision Highlights Top Gaming Franchises at Electronic Entertainment Expo 2016and we are delivering innovation and pushing the creative boundaries in every o
Activision Highlights Top Gaming Franchises at Electronic Entertainment Expo 2016
Business Wire / Posted 21 days ago
and we are delivering innovation and pushing the creative boundaries in every one of our franchises this year,” said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision. “From taking combat to whole new heights in Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, to a new... Read more
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21d
examiner.com
Destiny: Rise of Iron revealed, expansion costs $29.99, ditching PS3/Xbox 360said. Destiny now has an astounding 30 million players across the world, since
Destiny: Rise of Iron revealed, expansion costs $29.99, ditching PS3/Xbox 360
examiner.com / Posted 21 days ago
said. Destiny now has an astounding 30 million players across the world, since it first debuted in 2014. Activision CEO Eric Hirshberg also decided to weigh in on the news of the day that Destiny: Rise of Iron will be out this September. "We... Read more
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21d
express
Destiny Rise of Iron trailer LIVE: DLC PS4 and Xbox One ONLY, needs Taken Kingnew content for Destiny’s 30 million registered players. Rise of Iron is the fi
Destiny Rise of Iron trailer LIVE: DLC PS4 and Xbox One ONLY, needs Taken King
express / Posted 21 days ago
new content for Destiny’s 30 million registered players. Rise of Iron is the first step in fulfilling that promise,” said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision. “There’s a ton of content packed in Rise of Iron, including a new location, a new Raid... Read more
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22d
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
‘Call of Duty’ fan convention is returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
‘Call of Duty’ fan convention is returning
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
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22d
Game Informer
Destiny Website Confirms Rise Of Iron For September 20 On Xbox One And PS4blurb on the front page only refers to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. At E3 last y
Destiny Website Confirms Rise Of Iron For September 20 On Xbox One And PS4
Game Informer / Posted 22 days ago
blurb on the front page only refers to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. At E3 last year, we spoke with Activision Publishing CEO Eric Hirshberg about if or when Bungie would have to leave last generation behind. It seems the answer is pretty clear... Read more
22d
NBC Los Angeles
'Call of Duty' Fan Convention is Returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
'Call of Duty' Fan Convention is Returning
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
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22d
NBC San Diego
'Call of Duty' Fan Convention is Returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
'Call of Duty' Fan Convention is Returning
NBC San Diego / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
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22d
NBC Connecticut
'Call of Duty' Fan Convention is Returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
'Call of Duty' Fan Convention is Returning
NBC Connecticut / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
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22d
WALB Albany
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returning
WALB Albany / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
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22d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returning
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
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22d
WSMV Nashville
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returning
WSMV Nashville / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
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22d
Your Hometown Lima Stations
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returning
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
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22d
WLBT 3 Jackson
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returning
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
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22d
Hawaii News Now
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returning
Hawaii News Now / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
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22d
WFTV 9 Orlando
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returning
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
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22d
KCTV 5 Kansas City
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returning
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
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22d
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returning
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
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22d
ABC 7 Gulfshore News
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returning
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
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22d
FOX 12 Oregon
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returning
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
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22d
WSFA 12 Montgomery
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returning
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
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22d
The Record Searchlight
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returning
The Record Searchlight / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
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22d
KXXV Waco
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returningto draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great
'Call of Duty' fan convention is returning
KXXV Waco / Posted 22 days ago
to draw 10,000 fans. "We wanted to seize the opportunity to bring back a great fan event and make it bigger," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "We're going to have what's sure to be our biggest championship ever for our... Read more
25 related stories
23d
PC Advisor
New CoD Infinite Warfare details coming at E3 2016year, we're both honoring the heritage of Call of Duty while taking players to
New CoD Infinite Warfare details coming at E3 2016
PC Advisor / Posted 23 days ago
year, we're both honoring the heritage of Call of Duty while taking players to incredible new heights," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision. Activision has confirmed that more details about CoD Infinite Warfare will be coming on... Read more
28d
examiner.com
Skylanders Imaginators launching Oct. 16 for PS4, Xbox One, Wii U and moresecret techniques for all 10 classes. There are 31 Senseis, and each has the ab
Skylanders Imaginators launching Oct. 16 for PS4, Xbox One, Wii U and more
examiner.com / Posted 28 days ago
secret techniques for all 10 classes. There are 31 Senseis, and each has the ability to release the super move of Sky-Chi. Eric Hirshberg spoke about the announcement of this year's Skylanders game. "Since we launched the very first Skylanders... Read more
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28d
T3
Create your very own Skylander with the newly unveiled ImaginatorsYou can basically customise everything about your hero, from its elemental powe
Create your very own Skylander with the newly unveiled Imaginators
T3 / Posted 28 days ago
You can basically customise everything about your hero, from its elemental powers to its voice and weapons of choice. For Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing, the inspiration for Imaginators came from the franchise's devoted young... Read more
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29d
Gamasutra
Activision letting kids create their own characters in Skylanders Imaginatorsthink we are as adults, nothing comes close to the endless creativity that spri
Activision letting kids create their own characters in Skylanders Imaginators
Gamasutra / Posted 29 days ago
think we are as adults, nothing comes close to the endless creativity that springs from the mind of an inspired kid," said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing. "[So] we've turned this year's game into the ultimate blank canvas for kids'... Read more
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29d
Gamasutra
KIDS CREATE THEIR ULTIMATE SKYLANDERS IN SKYLANDERS IMAGINATORSthink we are as adults, nothing comes close to the endless creativity that spri
KIDS CREATE THEIR ULTIMATE SKYLANDERS IN SKYLANDERS IMAGINATORS
Gamasutra / Posted 29 days ago
think we are as adults, nothing comes close to the endless creativity that springs from the mind of an inspired kid,” said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing, Inc. "We've turned this year's game into the ultimate blank canvas for kids'... Read more
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29d
Business Wire
Kids Create Their Ultimate Skylanders in Skylanders Imaginatorsthink we are as adults, nothing comes close to the endless creativity that spri
Kids Create Their Ultimate Skylanders in Skylanders Imaginators
Business Wire / Posted 29 days ago
think we are as adults, nothing comes close to the endless creativity that springs from the mind of an inspired kid,” said Eric Hirshberg, CEO of Activision Publishing, Inc. "We've turned this year's game into the ultimate blank canvas for kids'... Read more
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