: Activision Blizzard majority shareholder Vivendi posted financial results for the full 2011 fiscal year, noting a rise in profits year-over-year thanks in part to "excellent results" from its Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
The company put it down to the success of Modern Warfare 3
, as well as Skylanders Spyro's Adventure
and the ongoing success of World of Warcraft
. Activision Blizzard had already posted
its fiscal results last month, noting an increase in profits year-over-year.
For the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011, Vivendi posted revenues of 28.8 billion euros ($38.4 billion), down 0.2 percent year-over-year, and profits of 3.0 billion euros ($3.9 billion), up 9.4 percent year-over-year.