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Blizzard and Activision Announce $18.8bn Merger

Ebon Praetor Re:A dupe in itself? (298 comments)

I blame the editor for quoting the story when I had already bothered to summarize it.

Also, more coverage from the Guardian.

more than 6 years ago

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Blizzard and Activision Announce $18.8bn Merger

Ebon Praetor Ebon Praetor writes  |  more than 6 years ago

Ebon Praetor writes "The BBC reports that Blizzard and Activision have announced an $18.8bn merger. Activision's CEO, Bobby Kotick, will become the head of the joint company, while Vivendi, Blizzard's current parent company, will become the largest single investor in the new group. Even with the size of the merger, the combined company will still be smaller than the industry giant EA."
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