December 2nd, 2007
|03:04 pm - Hmm... your Katamari feels very Game Company-ish.|
In "holy freakin crap!" news, Activision just rolled up Blizzard. Or Vivendi rolled up Activision which then is going to roll up Blizzard. I don't know how all this works anyway. They just gave me this computer.
The press conference announcing the merger consisted solely of an Activision spokesman raising his upper lip in a childish sneer and crowing "Suck it, EA!"
crap. Now I'll have to reroll PitfallHarry.
...Yeah, the 'what' icon is pretty damn appropriate.
and then, as a guerilla marketing technique, they made it snow over the northeast u.s.
The final battle in Starcraft II involves fighting SPACE TOM MORELLO IN SPACE.
Level 70 Elite Tauren Chieftain in the next Guitar Hero?
More likely than you think.
Apparently William Shatner is the new shaman trainer because we're supposed to be asking him how we can shoot lightning from our hands.
Really this is Vivendi buying a controlling share in Activision and then saying they're mashing the two studios together even though a Blizzard rep claims all that nothing is really changing.
Verant said the same thing when SOE bought 'em.
I think they believe it for the first few financial quarters.