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Activision Will Ruin Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2 – Here’s How

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2 are finally being remade and released later this year. Vicarious Visions, the folks behind the Crash Bandicoot remake trilogy, are developing the remakes. Activision already locked the demo behind a paywall, which could be a sign of things to come. The Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2 remakes are finally on their way. These games are classic, and it’s great to see that they’re coming back. But there are flaws right out of the gate. Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2…

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Wait, Did Call of Duty Just Prove That Video Games Are Art?

The owners of the Humvee brand sued Call of Duty creator Activision in 2017. This suit has surrounded the use of the trucks in Modern Warfare titles. Activision just won the lawsuit, meaning that Call of Duty may have been the unlikely title to prove definitively that video games are art. Gamers have argued for decades that video games are a valid art form. Thanks to a recent lawsuit, we now have definitive legal proof that we were right all along. And from the unlikeliest of sources: Call of Duty….

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Activision Just Made a Strange Announcement About Call of Duty 2020

Activision has officially confirmed that a new Call of Duty game will be released in 2020. However, the publisher didn’t announce who would be developing the game. This is an incredibly strange move from the company and suggests it is moving away from its typical development rotation. On its Q4 investor call, Activision officially confirmed that a new Call of Duty game will be released in 2020. This isn’t surprising, as a new Call of Duty game has been released every year since 2005. The series also makes billions of…

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Mobile Destroys Combined Fortnite & PUBG 1st-Month Downloads

Call of Duty: Mobile racked up 148 million downloads in its launch month. That’s more than the combined total of PUBG Mobile and Fortnite. The game now boasts the 2nd most successful mobile game launch of all time. While Activision didn’t afford Call of Duty: Mobile the same marketing fanfare as its mainline titles, the mobile shooter has been nothing short of a resounding success. 148 Million Call of Duty: Mobile First-Month Downloads Call of Duty: Mobile is now the uncontested leader of the shooter genre with downloads that trounce…

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You’ve Never Seen a Call of Duty Multiplayer Like This

You’ve played Call of Duty, but you’ve never seen a multiplayer match like Modern Warfare’s ambtious – and massive – Ground War mode. | Source: Activision/Infinity Ward By CCN: Face it: No one plays Call of Duty for the single-player campaign. So gamers should take heart that the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare multiplayer preview teases Infinity Ward’s most ambitious multiplayer experience to date. Traditionally, the Call of Duty games have allowed for competitive multiplayer matches generally sporting about 6 to 12 players per mode. However, the next title in…

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Modern Warfare Teaser Sparks Controversy over Hyper-Realism

By CCN: May 30th. Activision has just released the much-anticipated trailer for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare to their legion of fans. In what’s being hailed as a reboot of the original franchise, the video game publisher appears to be directing their upcoming release back in the direction of the games’ dark past. The trailer reveals in-game footage of hyper-realistic scenarios that the hardcore gamers of today demand. Activision is pulling no punches with this release as it weaves sensitive political themes into its plot. Harking Back to the Days…

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