Activision Video Games To Own This Holiday Season

By Shannon Gurnee
In Game Review
November 24, 2018

This Holiday Gift Guide blog post is brought to you in partnership with Activision Video Games.

In our home, our kids (and the adults) love to play video games! We have an XBOX ONE and PS4, as well as Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS devices. When it comes to gaming this holiday season, Activision has something for everyone in the family— kids, teens and adults! Woo hoo! Whether it’s the return of an iconic purple dragon (Spyro), a throwback to the 90’s (Crash Bandicoot), avenging fan-favorite character Cayde (Destiny 2: Forsaken) or a new Battle Royale-inspired mode and Zombies (Call of Duty: Black Ops 4), they have the video games you’re looking to put under your tree this holiday season!


For Kids – Teens and Longtime Fans (E – 10+):

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Spyro Reignited Trilogy brings the nostalgia to new levels through the return of the iconic purple dragon Spyro! As a fully remastered version of the first three titles – Spyro the DragonSpyro 2: Ripto’s Rage!, and Spyro: Year of the Dragon – both new and original fans will have the opportunity to Spyro, now ready to fly high and burn baddies in scaled up HD visual fun!

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Now fans can rekindle the fire with the beloved video game icon like never before in the original three games that ignited a phenomenon, Spyro the DragonSpyro 2: Ripto’s Rage! and Spyro: Year of the Dragon. Featuring the same sick burns, smoldering attitude and now all scaled up in stunning HD, players will enjoy this classic platformer that’s loaded with an incredible amount of new detail and improved graphics. 

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Rated: E10+ – Everyone 10+

Available: November 13, 2018

Platforms: PlayStation®4, Xbox One

MSRP: $39.99 (Standard Edition); $39.99 (Digital Standard Edition)

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Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy – After setting sales records for its PlayStation 4 release, the hit remaster Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy now makes its way to Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PC. Return to the world of everyone’s favorite marsupial, Crash Bandicoot, like never before in fully-remastered HD graphical glory. Take on the epic challenges and adventures of the three games that started it all, Crash BandicootCrash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back and Crash Bandicoot: Warped.

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Rated: E10+ – Everyone 10+

Available: Now available

Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PC, PlayStation®4

MSRP: $39.99 (Standard Edition); $39.99 (Digital Standard Edition)

For Teens and Adults (T – Teen):

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In the new Forsaken major expansion for Destiny 2, The Reef has fallen to lawlessness, and now the most-wanted criminals in the galaxy – the Barons & the Prince of the Awoken, Uldren Sov – have organized a jailbreak at the Prison of Elders. You and Cayde-6 have been sent in to bring law and order back to the embattled facility, but things do not go to plan. Facing insurmountable odds, Cayde-6 ends up paying the ultimate price. Beyond the Vanguard’s authority, you’ll venture into the Reef alone and take justice into your own hands. Explore new regions, awaken new powers, earn a wealth of new weapons, and uncover long lost Awoken secrets. The hunt is on.

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Destiny 2: Forsaken brings the award-winning sequel’s largest content release since launch with something for veteran, new and returning players – including a compelling story campaign to avenge a fan-favorite character, a MASSIVE end-game experience, and an innovative new multiplayer gameplay mode that gamers will truly love! Using 먹튀검증 will protect you from phishing, shady websites, and other scams. These services will also help you get a high level of security.

Rated: T – Teen

Available: Now available

Platforms:  PlayStation®4, Xbox One and PC

MSPR: $39.99 (Standard Edition); $59.99 (Legendary Collection); $69.99 (Expansion + Annual Pass); $79.99 (Digital Deluxe Edition); $99.99 (Complete Collection)


For Adults – (M – Mature, 17+):

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CALL OF DUTY: ® Black Ops 4 – The most played series in Call of Duty is back with Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4, a game-changing experience built for the Black Ops community with more ways to have fun with your friends than ever before. Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 delivers the deepest and most tactical multiplayer experience ever in Black Ops, the biggest day one Zombies offering ever in the series with triple the number of adventures, and an all-new Battle Royale-inspired mode called Blackout that brings together characters, locations, weapons and gear from across the storied series in all-out survival combat, all uniquely Black Ops.

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Rated: M – Mature (17+)

Available: October 12, 2018

Platforms: PlayStation®4, Xbox One® and PC

Modes: Multiplayer, Zombies, Blackout

MSRP: $59.99 (Standard Edition); Digital Deluxe ($99.99); Pro Edition ($119.99); Digital Deluxe Enhanced ($129.99); Mystery Box Edition ($199.99)

Which of these Activision Video Games will you be picking up this holiday season?



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Shannon Gurnee is the author of Redhead Mom formerly "The Mommy-Files", a national blog with a loyal following. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Marriage, Family, and Human Development with a Minor in Business Management. Shannon and her husband, Frank, have a large family with 6 awesome kids and love living on the Central Coast near San Luis Obispo, California, as well as traveling around the world. A full-time Social Media and Professional Blogger, Shannon also serves as a National Brand Ambassador for many well-known companies. Her blog focuses on motherhood, family fun activities, traveling, fashion, beauty, technology, wedding ideas and recipes while providing professional opinions on products, performances, restaurants, and a variety of businesses.

18 Responses to “Activision Video Games To Own This Holiday Season”

  1. Tamra Phelps says:

    My nephews love their video games. I’m sure some of these will be on their Christmas lists.

  2. Alexandra says:

    aww such fun!! I can’t wait to have kids and enjoy activities such as these with them! So lovely. Games are the best!

  3. Christina says:

    I will definitely recommend this to my gamer friends and nephews. I’m pretty sure they will love this game!

  4. Stacie says:

    These are all great picks! My son already has Black Ops and he loves it. I remember Crash and Spyro from back in the day so I would love those!

  5. Kim Seghers says:

    This is a great list. My son is a little young for some of those games. But, he does have a Spyro game.

  6. Chad says:

    your game recos is on point!!!! I am thinking of buying Destiny 2, i can’t can’t can’t wait to play it. Thanks a lot!


  7. Kara says:

    My kids love Spyro – too little for Call of Duty though at the moment

  8. Sydney says:

    These all look like fun! I’m a big Call of Duty fan – my friends and I used to play split screen and have the best time haha. I’ve been wanting to try out the Spyro game too!

  9. I remember when my kids used to play Crash. Now they are really into Red Dead 2. Currently that’s all I hear about.

  10. Shar says:

    Ooh this post will be great for the future! My little boy isn’t quite old enough for these but I’m sure someday he will love them 🙂

  11. Suzanne says:

    Definitely, the new Call of Duty will be a mega hit! All the others are great too! Thanks for sharing this list. xo, Suzanne

  12. Sara Welch says:

    I don’t really play video games, but if I had to choose, it would be Spyro or Crash Bandicoot. I always like to choose the ones rated “E” for everyone.

  13. Diane says:

    Wow I remember playing Crash Bandicoot with my kids. Lots of great games.

  14. NAti says:

    I’m not the gaming type but my godson is, I’m always at loss when I have to get him a present. These sound pretty amazing suggestions!

  15. This is such a great post on what to get this holiday season for those into video games, I am going to share this with some of my friends who have boys who are into video games.

  16. erica ardali says:

    Spyro is a great game franchise for kids! They will love it! My kids were really into it when they were younger

  17. Courtney says:

    Ooooo my kiddo would love these games!!!! With the cold weather here to stay, video games make the beat entertainment

  18. Nailil says:

    Spyro was one of my favorites. I bet my little ones would love this.

    Xx, Nailil

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