Activision Blizzard announced the creation of its own movie studio, which will create cinematic and television projects based on popular series of games from the company's library. The former high-ranking Walt Disney functionary Nick van Dyck became the head of the formed structure.
The first project of Activision Blizzard Studios will be an animated series "Skylanders Academy" based on the game of the same name. In the near future, the company plans to create and develop a cinematic universe based on the "Call of Duty" cycle, and in the future - "Diablo" and "StarCraft".
It should be noted that, being in the structure of Walt Disney, Nick van Dyck was responsible for the development of franchises and was directly involved in the acquisition of such important divisions for the company's business as Pixar, Marvel and Lucasmovie.
"Activision Blizzard Studios is not just an exciting new business for our company, it is a synergistic addition to our core business. Our movies and TV series will have a wonderful foundation built into our games that will further increase awareness, engagement and passion. to our franchises, "van Dyck said in a statement.
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