Articles with the tag Activision

Want to Play the REAL Optimus Prime in Transformers: FOC?

You got the touch… You got the pow-ahhh… C’mon, sing it with me. Or better yet, sing along with the 317th trailer for Transformers: Fall of Cybertron which reveals that you can play as the original, “G1″ Optimus Prime with a pre-order.

How About a ‘Walking Dead’ FPS?

The Walking Dead is becoming a full-fledged franchise. The comic gave birth to the TV show, and more recently, an adventure game from Telltale. Now, the TV show is serving as the impetus for a first-person shooter game, coming next year from Activision.

Play as Stan Lee in New Spider-Man Game

The tie-in game for The Amazing Spider-Man does something that no game has ever done before: let you play as Stan Lee. And as you can see in this video, Lee has all of Spider-Man’s powers. I can’t decide if it’s awkward or awesome.

How You’ll “Web Rush” in Amazing Spider-Man Game

Activision and Beenox today released the latest trailer for the Amazing Spider-Man video game. This one focuses on something called “Web Rush,” and how it’ll come in handy zipping across New York and stickin’ it to the bad guys (so to speak).

First ‘Black Ops II’ Screenshots

It’s the near future. America’s enemies have “stolen the keys” to our defense grid. And someone is needed to save the day by doing “what others can’t.” Call of Duty: Black Ops is back… to the future.

Call of Duty 9 is ‘Black Ops 2′

That’s right, this year brings us to the ninth entry in the venerable console franchise. It’s not scheduled to be announced until tonight (around 8:pm EST during the NBA playoffs on TNT), but a leak has confirmed that it’s Black Ops 2. UPDATE: Trailer has been embedded. The game’s release date has also been announced, […]

‘Fall of Cybertron’ Spawns Transformers Toy Line

More news out of Toy Fair in NYC: a whole bunch of Transformers toys have been inspired by the forthcoming Transformers: Fall of Cybertron video game. Does this vote of confidence from Hasbro mean we’re finally getting a killer Transformers game?

Curious Art from the Amazing Spider-Man Game

Next Summer brings the heavily debated Amazing Spider-Man movie, starring Andrew Garfield and directed by Marc Webb, which means that Summer will also see the release of its inevitable tie-in video game. But what technological monstrosity is depicted in this early concept art from the game?

Black Ops Zombies Comes to App Store

Activision is bringing Call of Duty: Black Ops Zombies to iPhone, iPod, and iPad tomorrow. And by all indications, it’s going to be a blast.

Thieves Steal $1M Worth of ‘Modern Warfare 3′

In case you feared that Call of Duty‘s dominance in the tactical shooter marketplace might be diminishing due to the onslaught of Battlefield 3, here’s some news that’s both disturbing and oddly encouraging.

Goldeneye HD Coming This Year?

A set of screenshots have leaked online showing off what looks to be a high-def version of the Goldeneye remake that was released last year for Wii. The new version would logically be intended for Xbox 360 and PS3 (and maybe Windows, too). Check out the screenshots after the jump.

Modern Warfare 3 Trailer in High-Res Glory

Here it is. The trailer you’ve been waiting for. We’ve got the real deal gameplay footage, baby, and it’s in HD. You’ve never seen a Call of Duty on this big a scale. Seriously, if future games in the series get much bigger than this, it’ll have to be humans vs. aliens for the fate […]

4 Teasers for Modern Warfare 3

After the big Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 data leak last week, Activision has responded with a measure of grace by turning the unexpected leak into an opportunity. Activision quickly confirmed the game’s existence, that it was being made by Infinity Ward (naturally), and even let loose a quartet of teaser trailers. The trailers […]

Details Leaked About Modern Warfare 3

It will come as a surprise to no one that Activision is planning a new Call of Duty game for release this November. Their publishing strategy over the last three or four years has been to release a new CoD title every year, thanks to the efforts of two different game studios (Infinity Ward and […]

Transformers in High-Res Glory

  The Transformers: Dark of the Moon video game is inching closer to release, and I know past releases in the series haven’t exactly instilled confidence, but still, we have good reason to cling to high hopes for this one. A new batch of screenshots just came down the pike from Activision and developer High […]

Play Black Ops as Buffy, Freddy, & more

Activision and Treyarch have announced the second batch of DLC for Call of Duty: Black Ops, and it’s the fanciful “zombie level” that seem to get made for every Call of Duty game. But this one comes with a pretty cool surprise. The new content pack, titled Black Ops Escalation, adds several new characters to […]

Here’s What ‘Spider-Man: Edge of Time’ Looks Like

The new Spider-Man game, Edge of Time, from the makers of last year’s Shattered Dimensions, has got a trailer and some early screenshots that show what it’s going to be like to play the game. I’ve got to say that although the game’s design and superpowers appear awfully similar to what was featured in Shattered Dimensions, […]