Tag Archives: Eric Hirshberg
Thu, Jun 23, 2011 | 23:38 BST
The team working on Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is the “real” Infinity Ward, according to Activision Publishing head Eric Hirshberg.
Fri, Jun 24, 2011 | 02:41 BST
Thu, Jun 23, 2011 | 12:01 BST
Activision Publishing CEO Eric Hirshberg has said that a decrease in interest in the racing genre market was what eventually caused Blur and Project Gotham Racing developer Bizarre Creations to close.
Thu, Jun 23, 2011 | 09:09 BST
Activision CEO Eric Hirshberg has said one of the reasons True Crime: Hong Kong was canceled, was due to the firm’s belief that the actioner would not reach “the top” of its genre.
Tue, Jun 21, 2011 | 00:52 BST
Activision Blizzard publishing head Eric Hirshberg feels the company doesn’t get enough “credit” for its investment in IP beyond Call of Duty and World of Warcraft.
Mon, Jun 20, 2011 | 10:18 BST
Activision Publishing CEO Eric Hirshberg has defended the company’s decision to not show the full feature list for Call of Duty: Elite so far.
Fri, Jun 17, 2011 | 19:37 BST
Activision’s Eric Hirshberg has said that Call of Duty: Elite will be using a lot elements found in social and mobile games.
Wed, Jun 15, 2011 | 11:08 BST
Everything’s kicked off in regards to Wii U in the past 24 hours. Pictures of the system have released, Activision’s Eric Hirshberg is talking about support for the console, domains for stuff like Wii U Sports have been registered and tech rumours about its chip. It’s all go.
Tue, Jun 14, 2011 | 09:05 BST
Jimmy Fallon’s shown off Modern Warfare 3 on US TV overnight, with Activision Publishing CEO Eric Hirshberg, Infinity Ward creative strategist Rob Bowling and Sledgehammer co-founder Glen Schofield all making appearances. Footage of the New York demo that was played at Microsoft’s E3 presser was shown, with Spec Ops demoed live on the show by Bowling, Fallon and Simon Pegg. Watch it below. Game’s out on November 8 for PS3, 360 and PC.
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 11:53 BST
Activision CEO Eric Hirshberg has said that mobile gaming is a “double edged sword,” adding that it would remain working on core games.
Thu, Jun 02, 2011 | 10:14 BST
As the war heats up between Call of Duty and Battlefield over both series’ 2011 iterations, execs from both Activision and EA have talked big games for their camps.
Wed, Jun 01, 2011 | 11:54 BST
Activision Publishing CEO Eric Hirshberg has said that it’s creating a web series on Call of Duty that Elite subscriptions will get exclusive access to.
Sat, May 21, 2011 | 18:54 BST
An internal Activision memo sent to employees after information pertaining to Modern Warfare 3 was leaked last week, has itself been leaked.
Thu, May 19, 2011 | 06:36 BST
Tue, May 10, 2011 | 08:17 BST
Activision confirmed in its Q1 2011 financial call that it would deliver a new James Bond title later this year.
Wed, Apr 20, 2011 | 21:19 BST
Internal Activision memo asks: “Isn’t Call of Duty today just like Guitar Hero was a few years back?”
An internal Activison memo obtained by Giant Bomb has the company questioning whether Call of Duty may suffer the same fate as Guitar Hero.
Wed, Dec 08, 2010 | 10:02 GMT
The ten people who bought Shred probably don’t echo that statement, mind.
Wed, Nov 24, 2010 | 07:36 GMT
Thu, Jul 15, 2010 | 16:22 BST
Eric Hirshberg, the newly-appointed CEO of Activision Publishing, has admitted the company needs to work on regaining the trust of the hardcore.
Tue, Jul 13, 2010 | 21:45 BST
Activision Blizzard announced today it’s hired marketing and advertising veteran Eric Hirshberg as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective on September 7.