24 Replies Latest reply: Sep 21, 2011 8:30 AM by mvme2night RSS

    Potentially good news for PS3/PC players who buy CoD DLC

      LOS ANGELES, June 14, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Activision Publishing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) and Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) announced today a multi-year agreement that will continue to bring Call of Duty(R) game add ons and map packs first to Xbox LIVE online entertainment network. The news was revealed today to a capacity-crowd at Microsoft's Xbox 360 E3 press conference in Los Angeles. The agreement which began in 2009 now extends for all add ons and map packs from the mega-blockbuster Call of Duty(R) franchise through 2012, including Call of Duty(R): Black Ops, the follow up to the largest entertainment launch in history and one of the most-anticipated titles of the year set for release Nov. 9th.

      http://investor.activision.com/releasedetail.cfm?ReleaseID=479305

      Microsoft will probably try to renew the contract though I doubt Activision will be interested if Elite proves to be a success.