Activision CEO Bobby Kotick and co-chairman Brian Kelly have each received bonuses from the company of approximately $3 million each. Michael Griffith, CEO of Activision Publishing, also received a bonus according to SEC filings, but his was only for around $1.5 million -- poor guy. The bonuses were given due to Activision's incredible success last year
With the Vivendi merger imminent
, it's worth noting some analysts find Activision an excellent investment
. It's not every day you can clearly point to a game publisher and see guaranteed profits in the near future.