New Franchises Join Activision's Portfolio

Activision Publishing announced their intentions to adapt the Vivendi Games' studio operations
Activision Publishing today announced they will broaden their product portfolio by adding Vivendi Games' franchises Crash Bandicoot, Ice Age and Spyro. The company will also retain two new intellectual properties that are currently in development, Prototype and a second game that has not yet been announced. Activision Publishing also announced that the company intends to adapt the Vivendi Games' studio operations to better align the studio structure against the new product slate. The company will realign staffing at Radical Entertainment and High Moon Studios and is exploring options regarding Massive Entertainment and Swordfish Studios, including a possible sale of the last two.