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Investopedia
Activision Shares Fall on Weaker-Than-Expected Earnings (ATVI, KING)Gaming company Activision Blizzard Inc's (ATVI) shares fell by 16% in after-hou
Activision Shares Fall on Weaker-Than-Expected Earnings (ATVI, KING)
Investopedia / Posted 2 days ago
Gaming company Activision Blizzard Inc's (ATVI) shares fell by 16% in after-hours trading to $25.65 a share, after it reported figures that missed analyst estimates. The Santa Monica, California-based company reported non-GAAP quarterly revenues of... Read more
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Business Wire
Activision Blizzard Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Financial ResultsSANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI)
Activision Blizzard Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Financial Results
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) today announced fourth quarter and full year results. *Prior outlook was provided by the company on November 2, 2015 in its earnings release. For calendar year 2015,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Call of Duty: Black Ops III’ Drives Activision to Solid Q4 EarningsActivision reported its earnings for the fourth quarter of 2015 on Thursday, me
‘Call of Duty: Black Ops III’ Drives Activision to Solid Q4 Earnings
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Activision reported its earnings for the fourth quarter of 2015 on Thursday, meeting Wall Street expectations. The maker of “Call of Duty” reported earnings per share of $0.83, which stayed even with Wall Street’s expectations of $0.86 EPS. The... Read more
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Market Watch
Activision posts disappointing quarterly resultsActivision Blizzard Inc. on Thursday turned in a sluggish report card for the f
Activision posts disappointing quarterly results
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
Activision Blizzard Inc. on Thursday turned in a sluggish report card for the fourth quarter, though it expects significantly stronger results in 2016 as it digests mobile-game maker King Digital Entertainment PLC. Activision, which publishes... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
5 Major Acquisitions in JanuaryThe rate of mergers and acquisitions slowed in January, driven in part by volat
5 Major Acquisitions in January
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
The rate of mergers and acquisitions slowed in January, driven in part by volatility that has sent the stock market on a wild ride so far this year. Despite the lack of any earth-shattering deals, there were still a few significant acquisitions... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Why Shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc. Plunged in JanuaryWhat: Shares of video game maker Activision Blizzard dropped 10% in January acc
Why Shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc. Plunged in January
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
What: Shares of video game maker Activision Blizzard dropped 10% in January according to S&P Capital IQ data, partially due to a share sale by one of its biggest shareholders. So what: Mid-month, Vivendi SA, who acquired a 52% stake in Activision... Read more
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The Aspen Times
X Games competition will spill off slope and into gaming shackThe gamers are back at the Winter X Games. For the second year, the competitio
X Games competition will spill off slope and into gaming shack
The Aspen Times / Posted 17 days ago
The gamers are back at the Winter X Games. For the second year, the competition won’t just be on the slopes, it will also be in the gaming shack at the base of Buttermilk. Eight of the top eSports teams — six from North America and two from... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Esports expected to bring in over $463M in 2016 with America leading the chargeAccording to Newzoo, a large portion of that growth is coming from within the U
Esports expected to bring in over $463M in 2016 with America leading the charge
SiliconANGLE / Posted 17 days ago
According to Newzoo, a large portion of that growth is coming from within the US and Canada, and it predicts that well over a third of the total esports market will come from North America. Meanwhile, Newzoo expects nearly a quarter of this year’s... Read more
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ESPN
Koosta impresses for EnemyGoing into the Major League Gaming Americas Minor Championship, most eyes were
Koosta impresses for Enemy
ESPN / Posted 17 days ago
Going into the Major League Gaming Americas Minor Championship, most eyes were on the newly acquired Optic Gaming team, which won at CES to qualify for Turner's ELeague this summer. The ex-Conquest squad, featuring big names such as former Cloud 9... Read more
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ESPN
IP law, broadcasting rights and esportsQuestion: Can one entity own the entire esports ecosystem? The league, broadcas
IP law, broadcasting rights and esports
ESPN / Posted 19 days ago
Question: Can one entity own the entire esports ecosystem? The league, broadcast, teams, players, game and governance? Think along the lines of another major sport, like the NFL. It's possible, and the main reason for this is the power of... Read more
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ESPN
StarCraft II's shrinking talent poolOn Dec. 17, Blizzard announced dramatic changes to its World Championship Serie
StarCraft II's shrinking talent pool
ESPN / Posted 23 days ago
On Dec. 17, Blizzard announced dramatic changes to its World Championship Series circuit for StarCraft II. The summary was that the old WCS tournament hosted by ESL had been cut. Instead, the Intel Extreme Masters, DreamHack and Red Bull events would... Read more
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ESPN
The genesis of Smash Bros.: From basements to ballroomsIf you ask the average esports fan when Super Smash Bros. became a blip on thei
The genesis of Smash Bros.: From basements to ballrooms
ESPN / Posted 26 days ago
If you ask the average esports fan when Super Smash Bros. became a blip on their radar, most will point to one event: The Evolution Fighting Championships 2013. Some players were making six figures in esports in 2013. During a breast cancer charity... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
ESPN opens up dedicated eSports section on websiteMany gaming sites already report and cover professional gaming, and have dedica
ESPN opens up dedicated eSports section on website
Ball State Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
Many gaming sites already report and cover professional gaming, and have dedicated sections on their sites for eSports. On Thursday, ESPN opened its first official section of the site dedicated to eSports, with tabs for League of Legends, Dota 2,... Read more
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ESPN
Smash genesis and previewIf you ask the average esports fan when Super Smash Bros. became a blip on thei
Smash genesis and preview
ESPN / Posted 29 days ago
If you ask the average esports fan when Super Smash Bros. became a blip on their radar, most will point to one event: The Evolution Fighting Championships 2013. Some players were making six figures in esports in 2013. During a breast cancer charity... Read more
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Gamasutra
ESPN now has its own dedicated eSports zoneSports enthusiast hub ESPN launches its own dedicated eSports section this week
ESPN now has its own dedicated eSports zone
Gamasutra / Posted 30 days ago
Sports enthusiast hub ESPN launches its own dedicated eSports section this week, headlined by a handful of known eSports reporters, as it doubles down on its earlier efforts to cover video games as a competitive sport. It's a notable, if... Read more
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ESPN
Rovell: Esports is having a momentFormer NBA player Rick Fox is on the phone when he receives another call: It's
Rovell: Esports is having a moment
ESPN / Posted 30 days ago
Former NBA player Rick Fox is on the phone when he receives another call: It's from Denmark. "I have to take this," Fox says. When the three-time NBA champion clicks over, the voice on the other line is of a young, Danish man who is being wooed by... Read more
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Daily Journal
ESPN launches site devoted to eSportsThe "Worldwide Leader in Sports" is seeking a larger slice of the competitive v
ESPN launches site devoted to eSports
Daily Journal / Posted 30 days ago
The "Worldwide Leader in Sports" is seeking a larger slice of the competitive video gaming pie. On Thursday, ESPN launched a section of its website for eSports, highlighting global competitions for video games including League of Legends, Dota and... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
ESPN launches site devoted to eSportsThe "Worldwide Leader in Sports" is seeking a larger slice of the competitive v
ESPN launches site devoted to eSports
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
The "Worldwide Leader in Sports" is seeking a larger slice of the competitive video gaming pie. On Thursday, ESPN launched a section of its website for eSports, highlighting global competitions for video games including League of Legends, Dota and... Read more
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York Daily Record
ESPN launches site devoted to eSportsThe "Worldwide Leader in Sports" is seeking a larger slice of the competitive v
ESPN launches site devoted to eSports
York Daily Record / Posted 30 days ago
The "Worldwide Leader in Sports" is seeking a larger slice of the competitive video gaming pie. On Thursday, ESPN launched a section of its website for eSports, highlighting global competitions for video games including League of Legends, Dota and... Read more
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ESPN
Rovell: Esports is having a momentFormer NBA player Rick Fox is on the phone when he receives another call: It's
Rovell: Esports is having a moment
ESPN / Posted 30 days ago
Former NBA player Rick Fox is on the phone when he receives another call: It's from Denmark. "I have to take this," Fox says. When the three-time NBA champion clicks over, the voice on the other line is of a young, Danish man who is being wooed by... Read more

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