Activision Publishing
3.1 of 5 65 reviews Santa Monica, CA 5000+ Employees
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$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Electronic Arts, Sony, Take-Two

Video game maker Activision Blizzard is a firm believer that action speaks louder than words. The video game publisher is best known for title franchises such as World of Warcraft, Guitar Hero, "Tony Hawk," and "Call of Duty". It also makes games based on licensed properties from Marvel (Spider-Man and X-Men) and DreamWorks Animation (Shrek). Its titles are produced for console game systems and handheld devices from Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo, as well as games for Apple's iPhone. Vivendi acquired a majority stake in the company in a deal valued at $9.8 billion; it then...More

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Activision Publishing CEO Eric Hirshberg

Eric Hirshberg


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 Former QA Tester in El Segundo, CA

Pros: I was able to test various games, which I loved. The staff was amazing, the games are fun, and competition is high! It was an opportunity to master the games before it is released to the public. I was able to learn a new system while working there… Full Review

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No Offer – Reviewed Nov 26, 2013

Interview Details – I had three interviews with this company and all were over the telephone. I had amazing and awesome feedback regarding my interview and was really excited about this opportunity. A couple days went by and I never heard from them. I emailed them about their hiring timetable and when final decisions…Full Interview

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100 Fastest Growing Companies, Fortune, 2009

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