Activision had high expectations for Destiny 2: Forsaken revenue, but revealed it's less than impressed with actual revenue generated by the title as the game 'under-performed expectations' according to the Q3 2018 earnings call.
Big caveat: if the Chinese government doesn't start approving game licenses, that Chinese mobile market is going to remain under-served from triple-A Western companies.
Blizzard expands its NetEase partnership with a new Diablo game that is poised to be big in Asia
Thanks to a focus on a continuing revenue model, Activision Blizzard's market value has grown by over $50 billion since 2012.
Activision triumphs digital sales, but UK boxed sales hit a new low.
With so many games competing with Fortnite and PUBG, giant franchises can still make a mark.