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Call Of Duty League Announces Schedule Changes Due To Weather

Call Of Duty League Announces Schedule Changes Due To Weather

Activision Blizzard has had to make a few adjustments to the Call Of Duty League this week due to the terrible weather we're experiencing In case you happen to live on the west coast of the United States, you may have missed the fact that the past week of weather across the country has been[...]

The 2021 Call Of Duty League Season Kicks Off Today

The 2021 Call Of Duty League Season Kicks Off Today

Starting at 12pm PT today, Activision Blizzard will kick off the first week of the 2021 Season for Call Of Duty League The series will start with the Atlanta FaZe Home Series, with all matches being broadcast live on YouTube We have the complete schedule for you here as well as a list of events[...]

Activision Blizzard Says Overwatch 2 &#038 Diablo IV Wont Launch In 2021

Activision Blizzard Says Overwatch 2 & Diablo IV Won't Launch In 2021

Activision Blizzard pretty much confirmed today that Overwatch 2 and Diablo IV probably won't be released in 2021 The news literally dropped with a thud in the middle of an earnings call this afternoon in which the company was going over the Q4 2020 results and numbers Somewhere in the middle of the meeting, the[...]

Blizzard Entertainment Reveals More Details For BlizzConline

Blizzard Entertainment Reveals More Details For BlizzConline

Blizzard Entertainment dropped a few new details today about what's to come for BlizzConline happening from February 19th-20th, 2021. We now know the all-digital event will be held across six channels of programming that will take place on Twitch, no word yet on Youtube or other sources. Much like the in-person convention, developers will be […]

Vicarious Visions Has Been Merged Into Blizzard Entertainment

Vicarious Visions Has Been Merged Into Blizzard Entertainment

Stunning news today from Activision Blizzard as Vicarious Visions has been merged as a whole into Blizzard Entertainment The news first came out from GameIndustry.biz, who reported that the decision happened today and that the company will essentially cease to be as all of the employees will now be on the Blizzard team Here's a[...]

Call Of Duty League Reveals Plans For The 2021 Season

Call Of Duty League Reveals Plans For The 2021 Season

This past week, Activision Blizzard revealed the plans for the 2021 season for Call Of Duty League, including the opening weekend details As you might suspect, this season will be completely different compared to the inaugural season, primarily because player will be operating with the Black Ops Cold War setup instead of Modern Warfare, but[...]

Blizzard Shows Off The New Look For Battle.net 2.0

Blizzard Shows Off The New Look For Battle.net 2.0

Blizzard Entertainment revealed a brand new look coming to Battle.net as they showed off images for the upcoming Version 2.0. The company has been experimenting with fixing up the system and making it more user friendly and adapted for new games coming in. They've already been running tests with people who have signed up to […]

MLB Commissioner Tony Petitti Headed To Activision Blizzard

MLB Commissioner Tony Petitti Headed To Activision Blizzard

In a move that caught a lot of people off-guard this morning, MLB's Tony Petitti will be headed to Activision Blizzard in a new role Petitti has been in the role of Deputy Commissioner this season, having previously been the league's COO and President of the MLB Network His new role at the company will[...]

Call Of Duty League Reveals Prefect Bracket Contest &#038 New Trophy

Call Of Duty League Reveals Prefect Bracket Contest & New Trophy

The Call Of Duty League had a couple of cool announcements this week as they have a new contest for you as well as a new trophy. First and foremost, let's check out this new trophy will be playing for in the 2020 playoffs. Since this is the inaugural season, they didn't want to go […]

Activision-Blizzard Reveals Several Book Titles For 2020

Activision-Blizzard Reveals Several Book Titles For 2020

Activision-Blizzard released a list of upcoming books they will be releasing from a few of their properties over the rest of 2020. A lot of kids may have missed out on their school year at the end, but that doesn't mean that can't get some reading in if its a subject they're into. So the […]

Call Of Duty League Continues 2020 Inaugural Season On April 10th

Call Of Duty League Continues 2020 Inaugural Season On April 10th

Activision-Blizzard revealed today that the inaugural season of the Call Of Duty League will resume with an online-only format starting on April 10th. Much like a lot of in-person esports events in 2020, the schedule was put on hold after the coronavirus outbreak put the kibosh on public attendance. After assessing the landscape of what's […]

Activision Blizzards Move To YouTube Was Worth $160m

Activision Blizzard's Move To YouTube Was Worth $160m

Well, now we know what got Activision Blizzard to move from Twitch to YouTube so quickly with their broadcasts with a very lucrative deal Last month the company abruptly moved over to the platform for all their esports streaming in what at the time was simply announced as a "multi-year strategic partnership" We now know[...]

The Los Angeles Guerrillas Protest Call Of Duty League Outcome

The Los Angeles Guerrillas Protest "Call Of Duty" League Outcome

According to the team, the perk was not chosen on purpose it was purely an accident.[caption id="attachment_1152999" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Activision Blizzard[/caption]L.A still lost the match to Minnesota, however, the team posted a statement yesterday saying that while they “accept a player did inadvertently use a banned perk, it did not affect the outcome of[...]

Activision Blizzard &#038 Google Announces Multi-Year Strategic Relationship

Activision Blizzard & Google Announces Multi-Year "Strategic Relationship"

This week, Activision Blizzard announced that they had entered into a new multi-year "strategic relationship" with Google to power new player experiences The main takeaways from the deal are that Google Cloud will serve as the preferred provider for Activision Blizzard's game hosting infrastructure, while YouTube will serve as its exclusive streaming partner (Except for[...]

Wale To Perform At Royal Ravens Call Of Duty League Home Series

Wale To Perform At Royal Ravens "Call Of Duty" League Home Series

Last week, Activision Blizzard announced that Karl-Anthony Townes will be at their event for a special celebrity Hype Battle at the Minneapolis event. Another performer has jumped on to perform during the Royal Ravens inaugural home series, as Wale will perform during the Call Of Duty League event ReKTGlobal was happy to announce today that[...]

Karl-Anthony Towns Will Play Hype Battle At Call Of Duty League Launch

Karl-Anthony Towns Will Play Hype Battle At Call Of Duty League Launch

We're slowly getting the details of what Activision Blizzard has in store for Call Of Duty League's launch weekend, including celebrity cameos This week, Karl-Anthony Towns confirmed he will be a part of the event in a special Hype Battle against yet-to-be-confirmed opponents and teammates The battle will take place on Sunday, January 26th in[...]

Call Of Duty League Sells Out Launch Weekend Passes In 24 Hours

Call Of Duty League Sells Out Launch Weekend Passes In 24 Hours

That's a cool little achievement for the new league, especially since some CoD tournaments of the same size never sell out and there's always chances for last-minute ticketing.[caption id="attachment_1115026" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Activision Blizzard[/caption]Launch Weekend for the Call Of Duty League will be hosted by Minnesota Røkkr This is the team operated by WISE Ventures[...]

Call Of Duty League Reveals Inaugural Event For January 2020

Call Of Duty League Reveals Inaugural Event For January 2020

Here are a couple quotes from this morning's announcement as we look forward to seeing who will be fighting against who.[caption id="attachment_1104986" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Activision Blizzard[/caption]"We are thrilled with the continued growth of the Call of Duty esports footprint as an international, city-based league with 12 teams in 4 countries, all of which deliver[...]

Activision Blizzard Officially Reveals Details To Call Of Duty League

Activision Blizzard Officially Reveals Details To Call Of Duty League

This morning, Activision Blizzard Esports revealed the full details of how the new Call Of Duty League will officially run It'll be organized much like the Overwatch League currently is, with teams from different cities instead of groups, even though there are several groups as owners, as you'll see below No central spot to compete[...]

Activision Blizzard &#038 Tencent Launch Call Of Duty: Mobile Today

Activision Blizzard & Tencent Launch "Call Of Duty: Mobile" Today

This morning, Activision Blizzard and Tencent Games officially launched Call Of Duty: Mobile for people to download free on iOS and Android If you haven't checked out the game yet, it basically provides the CoD multiplayer experience with maps from both the Modern Warfare and Black Ops franchises Ready to play from a mobile device[...]