Top 10 Stories of 2011: #2 Activision battles for ModernWarfare3.com domain

Activision won rights to the domain ModernWarfare3.com in early September, bringing a saga that dragged on for months to a close. My coverage of the whole affair from beginning to end drew thousands of thousands of page views, along with mentions from nearly every major video gaming news site and … [Read more...]

Finally, ModernWarfare3.com points to official Call of Duty MW3 website

The domain name ModernWarfare3.com is finally being re-directed to the official Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 website. Activision won rights to the web address in early September, after online taunting by the previous owner Anthony Abraham who had lashed out at Activision in a series of … [Read more...]

ModernWarfare3.com domain name battle ends with an Activision triumph

The domain battle between Anthony Abraham and Activision over ModernWarfare3.com has come to an end. A three-member panel of the National Arbitration Forum has ordered the domain name transferred. Earlier this year Anthony Abraham launched an unofficial fan site for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, … [Read more...]

Another twist in ModernWarfare3.com story, still not owned by Activision

The ModernWarfare3.com 'not owned by Activision' story took another twist today as the producer of the video displayed on the homepage of the now 'anti Call of Duty' website, posted a message on the YouTube video saying, "I did not create ModernWarfare3.com." I've been following the story of … [Read more...]

ModernWarfare3.com owner lashes out at Activision, voices online support for EA’s Battlefield 3 with parody site

The owner of ModernWarfare3.com is lashing out at Activision, the publisher of Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3, in a series of statements and videos that appear on the ModernWarfare3.com website, and throwing support instead to Electronic Arts' Battlefield 3 due out two weeks before the release of … [Read more...]

CallofDutyModernWarfare.com, doesn’t go to Activision after being released

The owner of ModernWarfare3.com has managed to rack up nearly 7,000 "Likes" on Facebook for its unofficial fan site that looks a whole lot like the official MW3 site, but the bad news is most people Liking the page probably have no idea that the website is not an official Activision … [Read more...]

ModernWarfare3.com gets thousands of Facebook fans, growth continues. Site not affiliated with Call of Duty

The owner of ModernWarfare3.com has gained thousands of fans on Facebook and is adding hundreds per day following the news that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 will be released this November.  The domain name and website, which I have written about previously here and here, has been adding new … [Read more...]