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PS4-only 'Destiny' content will remain exclusive for another year

Xbox One Destiny players eager to check out the game's PlayStation 4-exclusive content will have to wait another year before they get their chance, as publisher Activision has extended its PlayStation platform exclusivity period.
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Latest 'Call of Duty' boasts a zombies mode set in an '80s amusement park

Seth Green, David Hasselhoff, and Jay Pharaoh are all set to appear in Zombies in Spaceland, the new version of the ever-popular zombies survival mode being prepped for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare.
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Comprehensive Destiny retail bundle for PS4, Xbox One available for pre-order

As Bungie wraps up development on Destiny's forthcoming Rise of Iron expansion, publisher Activision is readying an all-in-one retail package that features all of the game's add-on content released to date.
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‘Overwatch’ tops 15M players, 500M hours played on big gains in China, Korea

Blizzard's team-based, competitive first-person shooter Overwatch now boasts 15 million players worldwide who have collectively spent more than 500 million hours in multiplayer matches.
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Activision responds to PC gamer woes over ‘Marvel Ultimate Alliance’ port

Marvel Ultimate Alliance recently got a re-release on both current-gen consoles and the PC, but the latter platform's version is less than ideal. Publisher Activision has pledged to fix the game's bugs and DLC issues.
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Rejoice! The Sparrow Racing League returns in 'Destiny: Rise of Iron'

The Sparrow Racing League, originally a limited event in Destiny, will be returning in the upcoming Rise of Iron expansion. Other changes include the addition of eight "class agnostic" Artifact items.
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'Marvel Ultimate Alliance,' its sequel get remastered releases for Xbox One, PS4, PC

Activision plots a massive superhero team-up this week, with newly remastered PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC versions of its classic action RPGs Marvel Ultimate Alliance and Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2.
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‘Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare’ shows off high-tech shotguns and mean robots

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare's first mission takes players from the ruined streets of Geneva, Switzerland into space for some classic dogfights, and now you can check it out for yourself.
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Developer reveals plans for cancelled 'Call of Duty' spin-off set in ancient Rome

Back when the Call of Duty franchise was just about to reach its peak popularity, Activision briefly considered a spin-off that would have relocated the action all the way back to ancient Rome.
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Indie developer admits game used ‘Call of Duty’ artwork

Activision has leveled a DMCA takedown notice against indie developer Trek Industries, citing weapon models that are suspiciously similar to those used in two Call of Duty games.
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Only mankind is divided: No aliens in 'Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare'

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare is taking the shooter franchise far into the future, but it won't feature an extraterrestrial enemy. Developer Infinity Ward previously included aliens in Call of Duty: Ghost's "Extinction" mode.
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‘Infinite Warfare’ sneak peek gives hope that Call of Duty will evolve

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare’s demo at Sony’s E3 press conference suggests that the series may finally be moving forward, with an emphasis on spaceship combat and quick maneuvering instead of cover-heavy shooting.