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  1. GTA 5 Publisher Should Be Purchased By Activision, Analyst SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    ... of multiple developers. Toy/game cross-over series Skylanders is an annual cash-cow as well. Blizzard's World of Warcraft collects subscription fees from millions of gamers each month. However, Hickey believes that these franchises won't be enough ...

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  2. PC Preview - 'Hex: Shards of Fate'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WorthPlaying

    ... Developer Cryptozoic Entertainment is no stranger to the world of TCGs. It was responsible for the popular World of Warcraft TCG and has also developed a number of board games based on popular franchises, like The Lord of the Rings and The Walking ...

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  3. This Gaming Company Can Deliver Strong Long-Term GrowthRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

    ... is based on the first-person shooter format that essentially combines Call of Duty's diversion play with World of Warcraft's online mechanism, which is an alternative successful Activision franchise. As per Activision, Destiny is online diversion ...

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  4. Quinn: The quandary of playing video games while femaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Contra Costa Times

    ... responding. When a female blogger complained she would stop playing Blizzard Entertainment's games like World of Warcraft because of the games' sexism, she heard directly from the chief executive, who said they were trying to do better. Sarkeesian ...

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  5. Blizzard hires Hearthstone proRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GamesIndustry.biz

    He describes himself as having "over a decade of high-level competitive experience in Magic: the Gathering, World of Warcraft, and Hearthstone" and is well-respected in the eSports scene.

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  6. Take-Two jumps on GTA movie hopes, Activision speculationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    ... ness volatility by staggering Rockstar, Bungie, and Blizzard releases, and that Take-Two could help offset World of Warcraft 's ongoing decline and Skylanders competition from Disney.

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  7. Blizzard hires Hearthstone pro to help design the gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Eurogamer

    ... Masterson has a decade of high-level competitive experience in the likes of Magic: the Gathering, World of Warcraft, and now Hearthstone as part of the competitive gaming group ManaGrind. Wesley is Eurogamer's news editor. He likes news, interviews, ...

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  8. Here's Why Activision Blizzard Is a Good Long-Term PickRead the original story

    Thursday | GuruFocus.com

    ... which was a key contributor to it in the last quarter. Its games - such as Call of Duty, Skylanders, World of Warcraft, Diablo, StarCraft and now Hearthstone - are doing well in their respective categories and are expected to take the digital sales ...

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  9. Blizzard Entertainment Launches New Battle.net API Site and OAuth 2.0 SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ProgrammableWeb.com

    ... documentation. The Battle.net API site is the new home for the Blizzard Community Platform API , World of Warcraft API , Diablo III API , Starcraft II API and other APIs available for the Battle.net game platform. Two sample OAuth libraries/plug-ins ...

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  10. Jagex gets a new head of PRRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GamesIndustry.biz

    ... Universe." Bryant spent 6 years with Blizzard overseeing PR for the company's mega-franchises like World Of Warcraft, Starcraft and Diablo. His new role will see him setting Jagex's global PR strategy and reporting to Gerhard. "The entire Jagex team ...

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  11. Blizzard on Free-to-Play Prices and Hearthstone ExpansionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | IGN

    ... creak open, what adventures does Blizzard have up its sleeve for us? With a decade of options from World of Warcraft to choose from, Woo refused to be pinned down, though did hint at one we may see before too long. "So here's the thing. We're here ...

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  12. Gaming Companies Excel at Engaging GenYRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | DM News

    ... Where some companies might distance themselves from a customer base as massive as Blizzard's, the "World of Warcraft" author does exactly the opposite. Each of Blizzard's brands (games) has its own dedicated website, complete with some of gaming's ...

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  13. SOE Live highlights old and new MMO gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | State Press

    ... race. "EverQuest 2" released a five months after one of the most popular MMOs ever in the same year, "World of Warcraft." The older games are still getting tender loving care from SOE, but it's the new games in development that have players excited. ...

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  14. Senior Software Engineer, Graphics: Blizzard EntertainmentRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Gamasutra

    The Mac team is looking for an accomplished, skilled developer to participate in the porting and optimization of games for the Apple OS X platform. This position will encompass work across multiple titles, including World of Warcraft, StarCraft II, Diablo III, and future titles.

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  15. Another Decade of World of Warcraft?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Electric Playground Network

    Don't expect to see World of Warcraft come to an end anytime soon, because Blizzard plans to keep releasing new content for another decade.

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  16. The Changed State of Subscriptions in Online GamesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Gamasutra

    ... resource GamesPress .] The last decade was popularized by MMOs thanks to the breakout success of World of Warcraft and the numerous titles all aimed at knocking it from the number one spot. And a major element of MMO design was the subscription ...

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  17. Robin Williams to Be Honoured As A Character In 'World Of Warcraft: Warlords Of Draenor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | International Business Times

    ... said lead game designer Ion Hazzikostas on Thursday, during the unveiling of the game's fifth expansion, "World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor," in an event held in downtown L.A. Since its launch in 2004, "Warcraft" designers have commemorated ...

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  18. GaymerX convention will return following developer donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Eurogamer

    ... Studios, Mike Bithell, Bertil HA rberg, Asher Vollmer, Tinsley PR and Blizzard Entertainment. In fact, the World of Warcraft developer donated $10K. But that's not all. The GaymerX organisers have decided to rebrand the conference this year due to ...

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  19. 3 Reasons Why Activision Blizzard is the King of Video Game MakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | The Motley Fool

    ... collection of titles, including Skylanders , Call of Duty , Diablo, StarCraft, and the still-popular World of Warcraft. The value of Activision Blizzard's content has proven to be sustainably-valuable. The sheer number of highly popular names in its ...

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  20. PlayStation hit by hackers who threaten Sony chair's planeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | The First Post

    ... to similar attacks, the Irish Independent reports. Battle.net, the server for popular games such as World of Warcraft and Hearthstone was targeted early on Sunday morning, but was back up by 10am. While the attack would have had little impact on ...

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