SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) intends to release its second
quarter 2014 results after the close of the market on Tuesday, August 5,
2014. In conjunction with this release, Activision Blizzard will host a
conference call that will be broadcast over the Internet.
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
1:30 p.m. Pacific Time (4:30 p.m. Eastern Time)
To listen to the call, please log onto:
U.S. and Canada: 888-329-8889
Anyone planning to dial in to the call should RSVP to Pam Beaver at:
A presentation corresponding with the conference call will be available
in Adobe Acrobat format at http://investor.activision.com/events.cfm.
A replay of the call will also be available approximately three hours
after the call's conclusion and archived for one year in the Investor
Relations section at www.activisionblizzard.com.
About Activision Blizzard
Activision Blizzard, Inc. is the largest and most profitable independent
western interactive entertainment publishing company. It develops and
publishes some of the most successful and beloved entertainment
franchises in any medium, including Call of Duty®, World of
Warcraft®, Skylanders®, and Diablo®.
Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, it maintains operations
throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia. Activision Blizzard
develops and publishes games on all leading interactive platforms and
its games are available in most countries around the world. More
information about Activision Blizzard and its products can be found on
the company's website, www.activisionblizzard.com.
Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-looking Statements: Information
in this press release that involves Activision Blizzard's expectations,
plans, intentions or strategies regarding the future, including
statements under the heading "Company Outlook," are forward-looking
statements that are not facts and involve a number of risks and
uncertainties. Activision Blizzard generally uses words such as
"outlook," "will," "could," "should," "would," "might," "to be,"
"plans," "believes," "may," "expects," "intends," "anticipates,"
"estimate," "future," "plan," "positioned," "potential," "project,"
"remain," "scheduled," "set to," "subject to," "upcoming" and similar
expressions to identify forward-looking statements. Factors that could
cause Activision Blizzard's actual future results to differ materially
from those expressed in the forward-looking statements set forth in this
release include, but are not limited to, sales levels of Activision
Blizzard's titles, increasing concentration of titles, shifts in
consumer spending trends, the impact of the macroeconomic environment,
Activision Blizzard's ability to predict consumer preferences, including
interest in specific genres such as first-person action, "toys to life"
and massively multiplayer online games and preferences among hardware
platforms, the seasonal and cyclical nature of the interactive game
market, changing business models including digital delivery of content,
competition, including from used games and other forms of entertainment,
possible declines in software pricing, product returns and price
protection, product delays, adoption rate and availability of new
hardware (including peripherals) and related software, particularly
during the ongoing console transition, rapid changes in technology and
industry standards, the current regulatory environment, litigation risks
and associated costs, protection of proprietary rights, maintenance of
relationships with key personnel, customers, financing providers,
licensees, licensors, vendors, and third-party developers, including the
ability to attract, retain and develop key personnel and developers that
can create high quality "hit" titles, counterparty risks relating to
customers, licensees, licensors and manufacturers, domestic and
international economic, financial and political conditions and policies,
foreign exchange rates and tax rates, the identification of suitable
future acquisition opportunities and potential challenges associated
with geographic expansion, capital market risks, the possibility that
expected benefits related to the recently completed transactions with
Vivendi may not materialize as expected, the amount of our debt and the
limitations imposed by the covenants in the agreements governing our
debt, and the other factors identified in the risk factors section of
Activision Blizzard's most recent annual report on Form 10-K as amended,
and our quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended September
30, 2013. The forward-looking statements in this release are based upon
information available to Activision Blizzard as of the date of this
release, and Activision Blizzard assumes no obligation to update any
such forward-looking statements.
Activision Blizzard, Inc.
Sr. Vice President,
Sr. Vice President, IR and Treasury
Source: Activision Blizzard, Inc.
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