Tag Archives: Bobby Kotick
Sat, Nov 13, 2010 | 14:35 GMT
With the ongoing legal battle between Activision, Infinity Ward, and former employees of the firm, neither side can really discuss anything in great detail regarding the drama which ensued earlier this year.
However, with the amount of folks exiting Infinity Ward in the first month or so, it had the gaming public wondering if Activision could recover from the loss of talent.
Fri, Nov 12, 2010 | 22:44 GMT
Activision CEO Bobby Kotick has said the company is not planning on implementing a Project $10 any time soon to curb used game sales.
Tue, Nov 09, 2010 | 15:59 GMT
Brutal Legend was dropped during Activison’s Vivendi merger, “I had no involvement” in the decision, says Kotick
Every gamer on the planet is aware of the drama which unfolded between EA Partners, Double Fine, and Activision over Tim Schafer’s gaming homage to metal, Brutal Legend. When the game was dropped from Activision and picked up by EA, everyone assumed it was a case of the little guy being stepped on by the bigger guy when the game’s former publisher moved to block the release of the game, subsequently branding Activision as the Evil Empire with Darth Kotick at the helm.
However, despite the legalities and all the verbal back-and-forth between all parties involved, Activision CEO Bobby Kotick as finally broken his silence on the matter, and if what he says is true, the decision was made by Vivendi during its merger with Activision and Kotick had never even so much as laid eyes on the game.
Thu, Oct 28, 2010 | 19:43 BST
AskMen.com, the site for, well, blokes, has named Activision CEO Bobby Kotick as one of the most influential men of 2010.
Thu, Oct 28, 2010 | 11:37 BST
Battle.net project director Greg Canessa said so. It’s a “top five strategic initiative,” don’t you know.
Tue, Sep 28, 2010 | 11:41 BST
Ready for some more? Of course you are.
Mon, Sep 27, 2010 | 16:24 BST
Activision boss Bobby Kotick has laid into EA a little more, saying the publisher has “lost its way.”
Mon, Sep 27, 2010 | 13:02 BST
Activision boss Bobby Kotick has told Edge he felt “betrayed” by ex-Infinity Ward heads Vince Zampella and Jason West.
Mon, Sep 20, 2010 | 21:20 BST
This ain’t going to swallow well.
Thu, Sep 16, 2010 | 20:31 BST
Activision CEO Bobby Kotick told attendees at yesterday’s Deutsche Bank 2010 Technology Conference that Bungie had “no choice” but to sign with the company, because it had all the skills necessary to help support the developer’s new project.
Wed, Sep 15, 2010 | 23:06 BST
Activision CEO Bobby Kotick has told attendees at the Deutsche Bank 2010 Technology Conference that if you want to know how Call of Duty games will look visually in five years, look no further than Black Ops.
Fri, Aug 06, 2010 | 11:38 BST
Activision CEO Bobby Kotick has said Call of Duty: Black Ops will be getting “the biggest investment” the company has ever made for a title launch.
Thu, Aug 05, 2010 | 23:02 BST
Activision’s announced sales of map packs sold for Call of Duty have hit 20 million LtD.
Thu, Jul 15, 2010 | 08:05 BST
Wed, Jul 14, 2010 | 12:17 BST
Sat, Jul 10, 2010 | 17:30 BST
Legal proceedings between Activision and Infinity Ward moved forward yesterday, with lawyers for the Infinity Ward Employee Group filing an amendment to the lawsuit.
Tue, Jul 06, 2010 | 21:49 BST
Mon, Jul 05, 2010 | 16:51 BST
Tue, Jun 29, 2010 | 23:40 BST
Activision CEO Bobby Kotick has warned that the company will cease to invest in the UK should the government fail to provide incentives or tax relief to the games industry.
Tue, Jun 22, 2010 | 12:29 BST
Activision CEO Bobby Kotick has said that only 30 percent of the company’s profits come from console games.