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Jun
02

Skylanders Imaginators Announced As This Year’s Release

Skylanders has kept quite fresh over the sixth year we’re going into. This latest installment, Skylanders Imaginators, is no exception. Toys For Bob who brought gamers the original Skylanders release is behind the helm on this one. The big gimmick […]

May
25

Skylanders Battlecast Launches on Mobile

Activision’s Skylanders Battlecast launches today. Based on the Skylanders videogame series, Skylanders Battlecast is a new, free-to-play mobile card game where players build their ultimate deck of cards, master strategic card combinations and use them in never before seen battles! […]

May
12

9 Ways To Revitalize The Skylanders Franchise

It’s scary news seeing a Toys to Life series like Disney Infinity come to an end. Especially after Skylanders fans have heard that Supercharger sales aren’t up to expectation. The franchise has a lot of life left in it and […]

Apr
30

$30 For A Re-master of a 8 Year Old Game? COD4 On PS4 Might As Well Be The ‘Fuck You Edition’

With the reveal of the first teaser trailer for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, rumors abound for months about the game’s premise and a leak of the game’s marketing materials last night we know a lot about the game. Yet, […]

Apr
30

Call of Duty Infinite Warfare Teaser Trailer Now Live

The next entry in Activision’s popular FPS series is getting teased on their official channel thanks to the new teaser trailer titled “Know Your Enemy”. The end of the trailer mentions a “settlement defense force”, perhaps the rumors about this […]

Apr
17

Activision & Sony Pictures Announce New ‘Ghostbusters’ Video Games

Activision and Sony Pictures has announced a pair of new Ghostbusters video games set in and inspired by the comedic action world of the upcoming Ghostbusters film, which hits theaters on July 15th. Taking place after the events of the […]

Apr
14

Weekend Steam Deals: Activision Publisher Sale

This weekend’s Steam deals include a number of deals on several Activision titles across a number of genres. Everything from several  Call of Duty titles, multiple Transformers games and Platinum Game’s recent Legend of Kora title have been heavily discounted until Monday morning. […]

Feb
16

Layoffs Rock Activision’s Guitar Hero & Skylanders Franchises

Yesterday was no party for the folks who work hard on Activision’s long running Guitar Hero and Skylanders franchises. As first reported by game informer via an anonymous source, it appears that the layoffs have specifically affected the development staff […]

Jan
12

Call of Duty: World League Kicks Off Today With International Events

Today marks the start of the first season for the Call of Duty: World League, Activision’s brand new international e-sports ladder for the Call of Duty franchise.  For the next 11 weeks teams from all over the world will battle […]

Jan
05

Donkey Kong and Slam Bowser Skylanders Get Individual Release

Today, Activision announced that two all-new standalone Nintendo SuperCharged Combo Packs for Skylanders Superchargers for the Nintendo Wii, Wii U, and Nintendo 3DS. Last year, Activision joined up with Nintendo to release exclusive Skylanders for their latest game Superchargers. The […]

Dec
18

Try Black Ops III Multiplayer For Free On Steam This Weekend!

If you’re in the mood for some fast paced futuristic Call of Duty multiplayer but don’t feel like shelling out $60 for the privilege of ranking up your custom soldier, thanks to Treyarch and Valve, you don’t have too. From […]

Nov
13

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 review: Here we go again all over again.

Please note that this review covers the PS4 version, and some features are not available for the PS3/ Xbox 360 versions Treyarch does an amazing job once more with another installment in the Call of Duty franchise, Black Ops 3. […]

Nov
04

Free Music Hits Guitar Hero Live’s GHTV Today

Acitivision will be bringing brand new content to the GHTV service today including new tracks from the likes of Black Veil Brides, Paramore, Fall Out Boy, Blink 182 and many more. If that sounds like a lot of playable content […]

Oct
30

Call of Duty: Black Ops III Nuk3town Trailer

Call of Duty: Black Ops III will be in the hands of eager fans in just a weeks’ time – November 6th and Activision has released a brand new trailer for the bonus Nuk3town map. This isn’t the first time […]

Oct
15

Call of Duty: Black Ops III Tactical Abilities Trailer Goes Live

Activision has posted a short video on their YouTube channel outlining some of the tactical abilities and vision modes that will aid combatants in the game’s online multiplayer. The new two new vision modes include: Tactical Mode – Allows you […]