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Activision is trying to have a lawsuit brought by former military dictator Manuel Noriega against the Call of Duty maker thrown out of court - and it's drafted in the ex-Mayor of New York City to help.
UK online retailer ShopTo is refusing to sell Activision games following a row over Call of Duty: Ghosts, Eurogamer can reveal.
Update: The Black Ops 2 Micro Items are available today on Xbox 360. There are nine Personalization Packs, each containing one gun decoration (all listed below), three targeting reticules and a custom player calling card. The Personalization Packs cost 160 Microsoft Points each.
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 in-game Twitch.tv broadcasting is now live on Xbox 360.
UK tabloids The Sun and The Daily Express have blamed video games for the tragic US school massacre.
It's December and the charts are frozen solid; it's still Black Ops 2 on top, Far Cry 3 second and FIFA third.
UPDATE: The Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 leaderboards have been re-enabled, Treyarch has said.
UPDATE: Activision has published the Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Xbox 360 title update patch notes, as promised.
Activision has released a patch to combat the Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 system lock-ups some were experiencing on PlayStation 3.
UPDATE: Activision is working "tirelessly" to fix the online issues currently affecting Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 PS3 owners.
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 isn't even a week old, but that hasn't stopped word of the next game in the all-conquering first-person shooter series hitting the internet.
UPDATE #2: Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 developer Treyarch has told gamers they should contact Activision's customer service if they experience "issues" with their game disc.
UPDATE: Blockbuster has been in touch to let us know that it will open over 450 stores at midnight tonight to sell Call of Duty: Black Ops 2.
Treyarch has published its Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 security and enforcement policy, outlining the behaviour that will result in a ban.
UPDATE: Simply Games has removed its promise to ship Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 tomorrow from its Facebook page.
A day after EA announced Twitch support for Origin, Activision has announced Call of Duty: Black Ops 2's eye-catching live streaming feature links with YouTube.
The Xbox 360 version of Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 has leaked onto the internet a week ahead of release.
Activision has released a video showing gameplay from the Nuketown 2025 map for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2.
Activision has released a live action Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 trailer that is littered with celebrity appearances.
Activision's announced that Call of Duty: Elite will be turning free for Black Ops 2 but, hold your horses, map packs will be sold separately. Ha! As if they wouldn't.
The internet has discovered a Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Season Pass.
Activision has released the first image of the Nuketown 2025 map for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2.
The PlayStation Vita Call of Duty game Black Ops Declassified does not have the series' popular Zombies mode, Activision has confirmed.
Treyarch design director David Treyarch took to the stage at Eurogamer Expo this afternoon to discuss what it's like to be in charge of the design of Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 and dish the dirt on the game's new prestige system.
Treyarch will remain quiet on Call of Duty: Black Ops 2's exciting new zombies mode right up until release because it wants players to find out how it works for themselves.
This news is a little late, but important nonetheless: The PC version of Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 won't support Windows XP, because the engine has been upgraded to DirectX 11.
Treyarch hopes the changes it's made for the multiplayer portion of Black Ops 2 will make Call of Duty a team game again.
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2's eye-catching live streaming function works on console, Treyarch has said.
Treyarch has lifted the lid on Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 multiplayer at a special event at German show Gamescom, confirming the series' famous kill streaks have been ditched and new e-sports focused features have been added.