Modern Warfare 2

September 23, 2010

Bobby Kotick… The Anti-Christ or Just a Solid Businessman

Bob­by Kotick has been referred to as many things.  Greedy, Self Right­eous, ass­hole, crook, arro­gant prick and the list goes on.   How­ev­er does this make what he runs Activi­sion inher­ent­ly wrong? Cor­po­ra­tions are required by law to do what­ev­er it takes to make mon­ey and their respon­si­bil­i­ty is to their share­hold­ers.  Activi­sions share­hold­ers expect them to make mon­ey and make mon­ey they have.  “Activi­sion Bliz­zard Inc. said sales of its block­buster Call of Duty: Mod­ern War­fare 2 have exceed­ed $1 bil­lion world­wide since it launched Nov. 10.  Though the San­ta Mon­i­ca pub­lish­er did­n’t spec­i­fy how many units it had sold, that’s prob­a­bly close to 15 mil­lion based on the 8 mil­lion units the game sold in its first week, gen­er­at­ing $550 mil­lion in receipts” — Los Ange­les Times An inter­est­ing fact that I learned while I was in school is thatRead more…

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