Activision Blizzard, Inc., headquartered in Santa Monica, California, is the world’s most successful standalone interactive entertainment company. Their portfolio includes some of the strongest franchises in all of entertainment, developed by the incredibly talented teams at Activision Publishing, Blizzard Entertainment, King Digital Entertainment, Activision Blizzard Studios, Major League Gaming, and our independent studios, including Toys for Bob, Infinity Ward, Sledgehammer Games and Treyarch. Their entertainment network has nearly 500 million monthly active users in 196 countries, and they’re continuing to expand their capabilities across new platforms, genres, audiences and geographies. They are one of FORTUNE’s “100 Best Companies To Work For®” with 9,000+ employees of the best and brightest talents across entertainment, media and technology.
Activision Blizzard has five operating units:
- Activision develops, distributes, and publishes deeply immersive interactive entertainment for gaming consoles, mobile and tablet platforms, and PCs, including blockbuster franchises like Call of Duty®, Skylanders® and Destiny®.
- Blizzard Entertainment develops, distributes and publishes some of the most iconic entertainment experiences in gaming, such as World of Warcraft®, StarCraft®, Diablo®, Hearthstone®, and Heroes of the Storm™, for PCs, mobile and tablet platforms, and consoles.
- King Digital Entertainment creates leading interactive entertainment for the mobile world. With more than 200 fun titles, King’s franchises include Candy Crush®, Farm Heroes®, Pet Rescue®, and Bubble Witch®.
- Major League Gaming builds on Activision Blizzard’s competitive gaming leadership by creating all-new ways to deliver best-in-class fan experiences across games, platforms and geographies.
- Activision Blizzard Studios makes original film and television content based on our library of iconic and globally-recognized intellectual properties.
Their franchises include:
World of Warcraft®
Heroes of the Storm™
Call of Duty®
Candy Crush Saga®
Candy Crush Soda Saga™
Candy Crush Jelly Saga
Farm Heroes Saga®
Bubble Witch® 1