Posts Tagged activision


Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s Exo Zombies coming in 2015

The leaked Exo Zombies mode for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare will be coming in 2015, according to this new trailer.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Nov 2014 | 0

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Review

This review discusses the campaign’s story at length. I’m not going to spoil anything that hasn’t already been spoiled in pre-release trailers, but these days, I think that still deserves a bit of a warning.

By Tim McDonald | 7 Nov 2014 | 1

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare PC Port Impressions

Well, I already like Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare more than Ghosts.

By Tim McDonald | 4 Nov 2014 | 0

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s exo zombies are a DLC thing

When stills and video from Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s exo suit zombies mode leaked back on Thursday, it wasn’t really clear if this would be in the base game or a forthcoming DLC.

By Peter Parrish | 3 Nov 2014 | 1

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s PC graphics settings unveiled

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare has apparently unlocked on PC in certain regions of the world (like New Zealand,) which has resulting in the inevitable trickle of in-game screenshots, streaming and other footage.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Nov 2014 | 17

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare exo zombies mode confirmed by leak

Everyone and their Call of Duty-playing mother has probably heard about this by now, but a leaked video from Advanced Warfare has confirmed a zombie mode.

By Peter Parrish | 31 Oct 2014 | 4

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare has a season pass, Pope still Catholic

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare will, it turns out, have a season pass; we’ve also received word that bears enjoy the comfort of woodland for their toilet activities.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Oct 2014 | 2

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare PC has an FOV slider

The PC system specs page on Steam for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare has received a small update, confirming that the game will have a native Field of View slider.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Oct 2014 | 4

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare PC specs released

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare now has a Steam page, and that Steam page has some minimum PC specs on it.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Oct 2014 | 6

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare trailer has a bit of co-op in it

This sneaky Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare trailer has hidden the most significant part at the half-way mark of the video, as if to catch out viewers who can’t be arsed to watch the whole thing.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Sep 2014 | Comments Off

Legend of Korra screenshots are lacking in Pabu

Listen Activision, I’m impressed you commissioned Platinum to make a downloadable Legend of Korra game, but where are the screenshots with Pabu in them?

By Peter Parrish | 26 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s Gamescom footage is rather dull

Everyone! There’s new gameplay footage for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, courtesy of the Xbox conference at Gamescom!

By Tim McDonald | 12 Aug 2014 | 1

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare PC specs on Activision store were incorrect

There was some brief interest yesterday when some PC specs for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare were found on the Activision store.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Sierra brand name revived by Activision

Activision has remembered that it has the Sierra brand name in its back catalogue and plans to do … something with it.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Aug 2014 | 2

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s story trailer goes nuclear

I wonder if we’ll see Kevin Spacey’s House of Cards character playing Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare next season?

By Peter Parrish | 29 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Legend of Korra title developed by Platinum Games coming to PC

Activision’s TV and film tie-in games are normally cause for much suspicion, but this one is being developed by Platinum so now I don’t know what to think.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Jun 2014 | 1

Destiny on PC “makes a lot of sense,” say Activision

So, now that the inevitable GTA V PC version is confirmed, it’s time to turn attention to some of the other games that will almost certainly probably make it to PC.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Jun 2014 | 1

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare E3 gameplay has robots, corridors, pathos

It’s a Microsoft E3 conference, so that means kicking off with some Call of Duty.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare revealed, contains Kevin Spacey

Sledgehammer Games’ Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare has been revealed, and it’s got a lot of Kevin Spacey.

By Tim McDonald | 2 May 2014 | Comments Off

Steam’s Activision sale is once again barely a sale

Remember how last year’s Activision sale on Steam had laughable discounts?

By Tim McDonald | 1 May 2014 | Comments Off

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 screenshots also aim to be Kingpin

Okay, that’s the last time I write a headline like that, I promise.

By Tim McDonald | 8 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 trailer aims to be Kingpin

Yes, that’s a horrible headline, but it gets across that there’s a new trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and it introduces The Kingpin.

By Tim McDonald | 7 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

Call of Duty: Ghosts Devastation trailer confirms prowling Predator

Call of Duty: Ghosts’ curious co-opting of 1980s pop culture is set to continue, as the official trailer for the Devastation DLC confirms the previously teased presence of the Predator in this upcoming release.

By Peter Parrish | 31 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

Call of Duty: Ghosts Devastation DLC will probably be on PC in May

Are you ready for more Call of Duty: Ghosts DLC? Of course you are.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Mar 2014 | 1

Call of Duty: Ghosts gets free Steam weekend

Call of Duty: Ghosts is free to play on Steam, for this weekend only.

By Tim McDonald | 20 Feb 2014 | 1

World of Warcraft subs up again, Diablo 3 sells another million

For the first time in a fair while, the World of Warcraft subscription numbers are actually up again.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Feb 2014 | 3

Call of Duty 2014 to be developed by Sledgehammer

Shocking and thoroughly unexpected news has arrived courtesy of the Activision Q4 earnings conference call.

By Peter Parrish | 6 Feb 2014 | Comments Off

Call of Duty: Ghosts’ Onslaught DLC wanders over to PC later this month

For the 9,000-10,000 people Steam says are still playing Call of Duty: Ghosts on PC, here’s some news about the Onslaught DLC.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Feb 2014 | Comments Off

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 reveal trailer shows first gameplay footage

Activision and Beenox have released a trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2, the forthcoming wall-crawling action game.

By Tim McDonald | 24 Jan 2014 | Comments Off

Call of Duty: Ghosts’ Codnapped trailer is infantile rubbish

The only good thing about the new Call of Duty: Ghosts ‘Codnapped’ trailer is that it inadvertently led me to this story about a ‘Sacred Cod’ carving that hangs in Boston’s House of Representatives being stolen in 1933.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Jan 2014 | 8