US government agency claims
Activision Blizzard enforced a social media policy that conflicted with workers’ rights and illegally threatened staff in the policy's enforcement, according to a US government agency.
Shareholders CEO Bobby Kotick and his board of director took the money and ran
Activision Blizzard faces a new lawsuit from shareholders who say the company sped through its $69 billion mergers with Microsoft earlier this year to avoid answering allegations that they turned a blind eye to workplace harassment.
More trouble ahead for Kotick
The mates of senior Activision Blizzard executives mysteriously had a windfall after the company disclosed its sale to Microsoft.
Poison chalice anyone?
Activision Blizzard announced that it has appointed Kristen Hines as its chief diversity, equity, and inclusion officer.
There is no such thing as karma
Microsoft is set to give controversial Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick more than $15 million to go away or $22 million if he sorts out the mess he created first.
The FTC said it is going to have a look at Microsoft's $68.7 billion acquisition of "Call of Duty" maker Activision Blizzard.
StarCraft, Kings Quest and Guitar Hero are a go
Microsoft has implied that it will dust off some of Activision Blizzard’s old games once it takes over.
To stop them talking about workplace harassment and discrimination
In 2021 Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick thought that the best way to stop tech magazines from talking about the scandals in his toxic empire would be to buy them out.
Who saw that coming?
Software King of the World has just written a huge cheque to buy the troubled video game publisher Activision Blizzard in $69 billion deal.
37 fired and 44 have been disciplined
Since July Activision Blizzard has fired 37 employees and disciplined another 44 as the games maker tries to address accusations of harassment and misconduct.