Category: Blizzard

Blizzard will show off more ‘Overwatch 2’ on June 16th

Blizzard will show off more ‘Overwatch 2’ on June 16th

The first Overwatch 2 PvP beta just wrapped up today, and Blizzard is already preparing to reveal what’s next for the…

Activision Blizzard reportedly sent out anti-union message ahead of voting deadline

Activision Blizzard reportedly sent out anti-union message ahead of voting deadline

The management at Raven Software, the Activision Blizzard subsidiary that develops Call of Duty games, has reportedly been trying to…

Blizzard gives sneak peek of new mobile game ‘Warcraft Arclight Rumble’

Blizzard gives sneak peek of new mobile game ‘Warcraft Arclight Rumble’

Warcraft fans can look forward to a new mobile game in 2022. Blizzard today released the trailer for Warcraft Arclight…

Blizzard will share Warcraft mobile game details on May 3

Blizzard will share Warcraft mobile game details on May 3

In brief: Blizzard Entertainment has been working on a new mobile get set in the Warcraft universe, and they’re preparing…

Blizzard Sets A Date For Warcraft Mobile Game Reveal

Blizzard Sets A Date For Warcraft Mobile Game Reveal

Blizzard has just announced the reveal date for its upcoming mobile game based in the Warcraft universe. We’ve already known about…

Blizzard launches first major patch for Diablo II in over a decade

Blizzard launches first major patch for Diablo II in over a decade

Editor’s take: It’ll be interesting to see how gamers respond to Blizzard’s tweaks. Change can be hard for some to…

Activision Blizzard converts 1,100 QA positions to full-time, raises pay to $20 per hour

Activision Blizzard converts 1,100 QA positions to full-time, raises pay to $20 per hour

In context: Activision Blizzard has been embroiled in controversy for the better part of a year after being hit with…

Activision Blizzard will let studios decide their own COVID vaccine policy

Activision Blizzard will let studios decide their own COVID vaccine policy

Activision Blizzard’s studios will have the power to determine their own return-to-office policies despite the company leaders’ decision to drop…

Activision Blizzard confirms vaccine mandate is over, employees will walk out April 4th

Activision Blizzard confirms vaccine mandate is over, employees will walk out April 4th

Activision Blizzard is officially lifting its vaccine mandate for US corporate employees, and workers have announced they plan to walk…

Activision Blizzard Just Settled Its Federal Harassment Lawsuit

Activision Blizzard Just Settled Its Federal Harassment Lawsuit

FellowNeko/Shutterstock Activision Blizzard’s $18 million settlement of the federal sexual harassment lawsuit with the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)…

Activision Blizzard slapped with another sexual harassment lawsuit

Activision Blizzard slapped with another sexual harassment lawsuit

When it rains, it pours: Activision Blizzard just can’t seem to shake the scandals. Still reeling from a bevy of…

Activision Blizzard hit with another sexual harassment lawsuit

Activision Blizzard hit with another sexual harassment lawsuit

Another sexual harassment lawsuit has been filed against Activision Blizzard. The law firm of entertainment lawyer Lisa Bloom filed the…

Activision Blizzard Slapped With Another Harassment Lawsuit

Activision Blizzard Slapped With Another Harassment Lawsuit

Sergei Elagin/Shutterstock Activision Blizzard has been hit with yet another sexual harassment lawsuit. According to a report from Bloomberg, the…

Activision Blizzard faces another lawsuit over sexual harassment

Activision Blizzard faces another lawsuit over sexual harassment

Activision has been served another lawsuit over harassment at the company. As Bloomberg Law and Game Developer report, an anonymous…

Blizzard will reveal the next ‘World of Warcraft’ expansion on April 19th

Blizzard will reveal the next ‘World of Warcraft’ expansion on April 19th

Blizzard is gearing up to reveal what’s next for the Warcraft franchise across multiple games. The studio is working on…

Activision Blizzard and Epic pause game sales in Russia

Activision Blizzard and Epic pause game sales in Russia

Activision Blizzard and Epic Games have joined a growing list of publishers suspending sales of their games in Russia due…

Activision Blizzard sued over claims sexual harassment contributed to employee’s death

Activision Blizzard sued over claims sexual harassment contributed to employee’s death

The parents of an Activision Blizzard employee who died by suicide during a company retreat in 2017 are suing the…

Activision Blizzard and Epic Games halt sales of games in Russia

Activision Blizzard and Epic Games halt sales of games in Russia

Activision Blizzard is suspending new sales “of and in” its games in Russia, the game company’s president Daniel Alegre announced…

Activision Blizzard faces wrongful death lawsuit over employee suicide

Activision Blizzard faces wrongful death lawsuit over employee suicide

Activision Blizzard is dealing with particularly serious fallout from the sexual misconduct allegations surrounding the company. The Washington Post has…

Activision Blizzard reorganizes Raven tester department that voted for union

Activision Blizzard reorganizes Raven tester department that voted for union

Join gaming leaders, alongside GamesBeat and Facebook Gaming, for their 2nd Annual GamesBeat & Facebook Gaming Summit | GamesBeat: Into…

Blizzard is hiring artists, designers, and engineers for a “brand-new” franchise

Blizzard is hiring artists, designers, and engineers for a “brand-new” franchise

Something to look forward to: It looks like Xbox might already be planning its first exclusive title from Blizzard. The…

Blizzard teases survival game set in “all-new universe”

Blizzard teases survival game set in “all-new universe”

These days, Blizzard is a company that doesn’t often branch out into brand new universes. Overwatch and Hearthstone come to…

Blizzard boss details what the studio is doing to ‘rebuild your trust’

Blizzard boss details what the studio is doing to ‘rebuild your trust’

Blizzard Entertainment, the developer of huge franchises like Diablo and Overwatch, has been under intense scrutiny since California sued parent…

Activision Blizzard vows its games won’t disappear from PlayStation

Activision Blizzard vows its games won’t disappear from PlayStation

In the wake of the news that Microsoft has entered an agreement to purchase Activision Blizzard, a lot of us…

Activision Blizzard continues to remove employees amid misconduct allegations

Activision Blizzard continues to remove employees amid misconduct allegations

Since July, 37 Activision Blizzard employees have been fired or forced out and another 44 have been disciplined as the…

Over 30 Activision Blizzard employees have ‘exited’ since July, WSJ reports

Over 30 Activision Blizzard employees have ‘exited’ since July, WSJ reports

37 Activision Blizzard workers have actually apparently “left” the business given that July of in 2015 as part of the…

Activision Blizzard workers announce open-ended strike and union drive

Activision Blizzard workers announce open-ended strike and union drive

doing something about it–. Strike Fund to support work interruption raises over $100,00 0 in 12 hours. Kyle Orland –…

Activision Blizzard won’t have a role at the 2021 Game Awards outside of its nominations

Activision Blizzard won’t have a role at the 2021 Game Awards outside of its nominations

In a nutshell: The 2021 Video game Awards occur on Thursday, December 9, and will be hosted by Keighley from…

Activision Blizzard won’t play a part at The Game Awards this year

Activision Blizzard won’t play a part at The Game Awards this year

Geoff Keighley, the executive manufacturer and host of The Video game Awards, sent a tweet to validate that beyond its…

Activision Blizzard “will not be a part” of this year’s Game Awards show

Activision Blizzard “will not be a part” of this year’s Game Awards show

too hot to deal with–. Publisher’s elections will stand as Keighley strolls back noncommittal position. Kyle Orland – Dec 4,…

Activision Blizzard forms committee to address ongoing issues

Activision Blizzard forms committee to address ongoing issues

November 24, 2021 7: 11 AM Activision Blizzard is among the world’s greatest video game publishers. Image Credit: Activision Blizzard…

Activision Blizzard creates ‘Workplace Responsibility Committee’ in response to harassment claims

Activision Blizzard creates ‘Workplace Responsibility Committee’ in response to harassment claims

What simply taken place? Activision Blizzard revealed today that it’s establishing a “Workplace Responsibility Committee” to attempt to repair the…

Activision Blizzard CEO will consider leaving if problems aren’t solved quickly

Activision Blizzard CEO will consider leaving if problems aren’t solved quickly

Bobby Kotick has supposedly stated he might think about resigning as CEO of Activision Blizzard if he can’t repair the…

More than 800 Activision Blizzard employees call for CEO Bobby Kotick to resign

More than 800 Activision Blizzard employees call for CEO Bobby Kotick to resign

More than 800 Activision Blizzard staff members and specialists have actually signed a petition requiring CEO Bobby Kotick to be…

Activision Blizzard workers walk out and demand CEO Bobby Kotick’s resignation

Activision Blizzard workers walk out and demand CEO Bobby Kotick’s resignation

Employees at Activision Blizzard are requiring the resignation of CEO Bobby Kotick following brand-new discoveries into the function he might…

Activision Blizzard board rallies around embattled CEO hours after damning report

Activision Blizzard board rallies around embattled CEO hours after damning report

Hours after The Wall Street Journal published a shocking report alleging Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick was aware of sexual…

Blizzard scraps plans for its online-only BlizzCon 2022 event

Blizzard scraps plans for its online-only BlizzCon 2022 event

In short: Blizzard is making some modifications to its occasion prepares in the middle of a variety of sexual attack…

Blizzard cancels 2022 BlizzCon amid harrassment scandal fallout

Blizzard cancels 2022 BlizzCon amid harrassment scandal fallout

BlizzConcelled–. Feb. reveal nixxed in favor of “supporting our groups and advancing advancement.” Kyle Orland – Oct 26, 2021 8:…

Activision Blizzard Will Create $18 Million Fund to Pay Claims of Harassment, Hostile Workplace

Activision Blizzard Will Create $18 Million Fund to Pay Claims of Harassment, Hostile Workplace

Activision Blizzard has actually settled with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in an offer that will produce an $18…