New Champion Brings Home 2017 Call of Duty World League Championship Trophy of the World’s Biggest Console Esport; Claims Winner’s Share of $1.5 Million Prize Purse
Premier Call of Duty Competition from Activision – the World’s Largest Console Esport – Brings Together Top 32 Teams from North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific to Compete for Share of $1.5MPrize Pool at the Amway Center
SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bungie and Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), announced Destiny 2’s 2017 partnerships with global brand, Rockstar Energy Drink, as well as Pop-Tarts toaster pastries. Partnering brands will feature their own custom-tailored offers to celebrate the Sept. 6 launch of Destiny 2 on PlayStation 4, and Xbox One (PlayStation Plus or Xbox Live Gold subscription, respectively, required for significant features), the sequel to the biggest new console video game franchise launch of all-time. For the first time, Destiny 2 will also be available for PC on October 24 via Battle.net, Blizzard Entertainment’s online gaming service.
Top 8 Teams from Around the World Battle for Share of CWL Global Pro League Stage 2’s $500,000Prize Pool
Final Seeding for CWL Championship 2017 at Stake This Weekend
Digital Program to Date Has Connected More Than 4,000 Veterans with High-Quality Jobs
SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Activision Blizzard (Nasdaq:ATVI) has announced it is continuing its award winning in-game program that supports veteran hiring with The Call of Duty Endowment (C.O.D.E.) Double Duty Calling Card. With the new animated calling card, players can view a service member transform before their eyes from a uniformed warrior to a civilian on their way to work to show their donation’s meaningful impact for the veteran community. Designed by Treyarch, the C.O.D.E. Double Duty Calling Card, along with a collection of three rare supply drops, is now available in the United States through Call of Duty: Black Ops III for a suggested retail price of $3.99. All gross proceeds received by Activision will be donated to The Call of Duty Endowment (“The Endowment”), which will use all funds to help veterans secure high-quality careers after their military service.
Today at San Diego Comic-Con in the Crash Bandicoot Then and Now panel, Activision had some big announcements.
First, the Stormy Ascent level from the original Crash Bandicoot was designed by the team at Naughty Dog but not included in the final game. Until now! This legendary level has been remastered and updated by Vicarious Visions, and better yet, it’s a free download for Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy! Starting today and for the next 30 days, players can head to the PlayStation Store and add a brand-new boost to your Crash Bandicoot experience!
First major global professional eSports league
Teams for Boston, Los Angeles, Miami-Orlando, New York, San Francisco, Seoul, Shanghai announced
SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) today announced the sale of the first Overwatch League teams for major global cities to seven entrepreneurs and leaders from traditional sports and eSports. The Overwatch League is the first major global professional eSports league with city-based teams.
Crash is back Fur Realz! CRASH BANDICOOT N. SANE TRILOGY
SPINS INTO THE HANDS OF FANS TODAY
Play All Three Games that Started the Crash SeNsation
Crash Bandicoot Green Screen Launches, Allowing
Fans to Create Custom Crash Videos
16 Teams Prepare for CWL Global Pro League Stage 2, Beginning June 30;
Fnatic, Cloud9, Red Reserve, BitterSweet Battle On
CWL Anaheim Excites Fans with First Open Event All-Star Game
Many of the World’s Best North American, European and Asia-Pacific Teams to Compete June 16-18 for a piece of $200,000 as part of CWL Season’s $4 Million Total Prize Pool