Activision shares down after split with Bungie

When Destiny 2 was announced, it was also revealed that the game would be available via the Battle.net Launcher, which is Blizzard’s launcher for their own games like World of Warcraft, StarCraft, Diablo, Hearthstone, Overwatch, and so on. This is due to the fact that Destiny was published by Activision who they share the same parent company with.However now that Bungie and Activision have announced a split, with Bungie planning on self-publishing Destiny games in the future, what does this mean for Destiny 2? The good news is that it seems that nothing will change. This is according to a tweet by Blizzard’s customer service who revealed that Destiny 2 will continue to be supported by Battle.net, and that they do not anticipate any disruptions to their services or gameplay following the news.This means that Destiny 2 players can continue to enjoy the game on their PC as if nothing happened. This is good news as we are sure that there might have been some gamers who were worried about disruptions. It is uncle

Activision shares down after split with Bungie

Shares in video game publisher Activision fell more than 11 percent in morning trading Friday, a day after an announcement that its eight-year partnership with game developer Bungie was ending.

Fri 11 Jan 19 from Phys.org

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Mon 14 Jan 19 from HotHardware

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Fri 11 Jan 19 from Geek.com

Bungie and Activision Call It Quits, Bungie Keeps Destiny

Destiny 2 is under unilateral Bungie control now as Activision gives up its publishing rights. The post Bungie and Activision Call It Quits, Bungie Keeps Destiny appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Fri 11 Jan 19 from Extremetech

Destiny 3 Could Still Be Coming In 2020 Despite Split With Activision

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Fri 11 Jan 19 from Ubergizmo

Bungie has parted ways with publisher Activision, taking the Destiny franchise with it

Destiny is arguably one of the most popular video game franchises out there. It has millions of players, several expansions (some better than others), but controversy has always followed it ...

Thu 10 Jan 19 from Techspot

Bungie takes back its Destiny and departs from Activision

Bungie, creator of the popular Halo and Destiny franchises, is splitting from publisher Activision and will go its own way, the company announced today. It's almost certainly good news for gamers ...

Thu 10 Jan 19 from TechCrunch

'Halo' and 'Destiny' creator Bungie splits from Activision, will keep rights to 'Destiny'

In a surprise announcement Thursday, the two video game giants announced that they are going their separate ways.        

Thu 10 Jan 19 from USA today

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