• Nintendo's Doug Bowser says via internal email that the Activision-Blizzard reports “run counter to my values & Nintendo's beliefs, values & policies”

    12 days ago - By My Nintendo News

    By now, you're very likely aware of what has been going on with Activision-Blizzard. Lots of accounts and reports of discrimination, abuse and harassment have been occurring for months now. Last week, it was reported that Activision-Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick had been involved with or had been aware of various cases of harassment and discrimination...
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  • Nintendo of America president condemns Activision Blizzard in internal email

    12 days ago - By Nintendo Enthusiast

    The video game industry is plagued at various levels by overwork, pay inequities, sexism, and other associated problems. However, the ongoing situation at Activision Blizzard is extraordinary because the allegations just keep coming, in graphic and disturbing detail, including CEO Bobby Kotick reportedly threatening to have an assistant killed over a decade ago. In a rare move that reflects the severity of the situation, both Xbox and PlayStation have spoken with their employees about their concerns with the publisher. Now, via Fanbyte, Nintendo of America is speaking up about Activision...
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  • Nintendo of America President Doug Bowser Says Activision Reports are 'Distressing and Disturbing'

    Nintendo of America President Doug Bowser Says Activision Reports are 'Distressing and Disturbing'

    12 days ago - By VG Chartz

    It was revealed last week Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick knew for years about the sexual misconduct allegations at the gaming giant.
    Sony Interactive Entertainment boss Jim Ryan in an email to PlayStation employees said he was "disheartened and frankly stunned to read," while the head of Xbox Phil Spencer also in an email to Xbox employees said Xbox is "evaluating all aspects of our relationship" with Activision Blizzard. He and the gaming leadership team are "disturbed and deeply troubled by the horrific events and actions" at the publisher.
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  • Nintendo President Joins Sony and Xbox in Criticism of Activision Blizzard and Bobby Kotick

    12 days ago - By PlayStation LifeStyle

    Quickly after last week's Wall Street Journal report that Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick shielded abusers at the company from repercussions as well as mistreated women himself, the heads of both PlayStation and Xbox stepped up to criticize the publisher and its lacking responses to the allegations. Following Jim Ryan and Phil Spencer's internal emails to their respective companies, Fanbyte reports that Nintendo of America president Doug Bowser also sent an internal email on Friday, November 19th that says he finds the reports “distressing and disturbing.”
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  • Nintendo's Doug Bowser addresses Activision Blizzard reports in internal email

    12 days ago - By Destructoid

    Nintendo of America president Doug Bowser reportedly says the company is taking action Two heads of the major console manufacturers...
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