Form 4 Activision Blizzard, For: Nov 12 Filed by: Morhaime Michael

November 14, 2017 7:09 PM
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
Morhaime Michael

(Last) (First) (Middle)
C/O BLIZZARD ENTERTAINMENT
16215 ALTON PARKWAY

(Street)
IRVINE CA 92618

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Activision Blizzard, Inc. [ ATVI ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Pres. & CEO-Blizzard Ent.
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
11/12/2017
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock, par value $0.000001 per share 11/12/2017 F (1) 12,822 D $ 63 270,238 D
Common Stock, par value $0.000001 per share 11/12/2017 G (2) 10,511 D $ 0 259,727 D
Common Stock, par value $0.000001 per share 11/12/2017 G (2) 10,511 A $ 0 390,843 I See footnote (3)
Common Stock, par value $0.000001 per share 11/13/2017 F (4) 12,822 D $ 63.62 246,905 D
Common Stock, par value $0.000001 per share 11/13/2017 G (2) 10,511 D $ 0 236,394 (5) D
Common Stock, par value $0.000001 per share 11/13/2017 G (2) 10,511 A $ 0 401,354 (6) I See footnote (3)
Common Stock, par value $0.000001 per share 23,438 (7) I Securities held by Mr. Morhaime's wife
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Explanation of Responses:
1. On November 12, 2017, 23,333 restricted stock units held by Mr. Morhaime vested. Pursuant to the terms of his restricted stock unit award agreement, the Company withheld 12,822 of the shares otherwise deliverable to him in order to satisfy the resulting tax withholding obligation.
2. Following the receipt thereof, Mr. Morhaime transferred the net shares he received in connection with the vesting of his restricted stock units to the Michael Morhaime Revocable Trust.
3. These securities are held by the Michael Morhaime Revocable Trust.
4. On November 13, 2017, 23,333 restricted stock units held by Mr. Morhaime vested. Pursuant to the terms of his restricted stock unit award agreement, the Company withheld 12,822 of the shares otherwise deliverable to him in order to satisfy the resulting tax withholding obligation.
5. Following the transactions reported on this Form 4, Mr. Morhaime directly held (a) 166,395 performance-vesting restricted stock units, each representing the right to receive one share of the Company's common stock, and (b) 69,999 time-vesting restricted stock units, each representing the right to receive one share of the Company's common stock.
6. Following the transactions reported on this Form 4, Mr. Morhaime indirectly held, through the Michael Morhaime Revocable Trust, 401,354 shares of the Company's common stock.
7. Following the transactions reported on this form 4, Mr. Morhaime indirectly held, through his wife, (a) 12,861 shares of the Company's common stock and (b) 10,577 performance-vesting restricted stock units, each representing the right to receive one share of the Company's common stock.
/s/ Michael Morhaime 11/14/2017
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