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Kotick also commented on his recent pay cut, saying that Activision is a performance-based company and salaries aren't a performance metric. He was happy to align his salary to the 25th percentile of their industry and instead, rely on stock-based compensation.
Finally, Kotick spoke about their Call of Duty Endowment, which provides assistance to veterans. He said veterans are three times less likely to find work after that return from service and the endowment hopes to help rectify that statistic.