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Activision downplays Call of Duty in response to FTC blocking Microsoft merger
Activision issues an official response to FTC's decision to block the $68.7 billion merger with Microsoft without offering much substance or information.
Valve's Gabe Newell improves Microsoft's chances in closing Activision merger
Valve's Gabe Newell is willing to trust Microsoft at its word, which is a sentiment that will improve the chances in closing the Activision merger.
Microsoft's Phil Spencer: 'Our intent is to be more relevant on more screens'
If the Activision-Blizzard merger goes through, Microsoft will pivot more as a distributor of games, services, and content while it operates Xbox platform.
Sony has not accepted 10-year Call of Duty deal, Microsoft indicates
Microsoft executive Brad Smith indicates that Sony has yet to respond to a big deal that would offer Sony 10 years of guaranteed access to Call of Duty.
Microsoft takes big step in dismantling Sony's anti-merger arguments
Microsoft adds significant pressure against Sony and takes one big step forward in dismantling the anti-merger arguments that Sony has given regulators.
New Xbox games will cost $70 next year, Microsoft officially confirms
After two years of holding off, Microsoft officially confirms it will raise the price of all first-party games to the new $70 standard set by Sony.
Warframe crossplay is now live on PlayStation, Xbox, Switch and PC
Digital Extreme's successful hit Warframe is the latest free-to-play live service game to get cross-play across PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo Switch and PC.
Dragalia Lost shuts down, but mobile is not that important for Nintendo
Dragalia Lost has officially shut down, but here's a big reminder that Nintendo is not very reliant on mobile gaming, which is an extension of its biz.
Capcom's third best-selling game of all time coming to Xbox Game Pass in 2023
Monster Hunter Rise, Capcom's third best-selling game of all time, is coming to Xbox Game Pass in January 2023 and MH Sunbreak is also coming Spring 2023.
Sony makes bizarre claim that Microsoft wants to make them more like Nintendo
Sony makes an absurd claim that 'Microsoft's true strategy' is to force Sony to transform into a company similar to Nintendo so it won't compete with Xbox.
Microsoft suggests Sony offer day-and-date releases to boost PlayStation Plus
Microsoft suggests that Sony should disrupt its current business model that emphasizes premium games in order to provide more value to PlayStation Plus.
Sony tried to bring PlayStation Plus to Xbox, but Microsoft 'will not permit' it
Sony has tried to bring PlayStation Plus on Xbox, but Microsoft 'will not permit' the service on their ecosystem--Sony has likewise 'blocked' Game Pass.
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet: biggest Pokemon launch ever with 10 million sales
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet smashes records with the best opening for any Pokemon game in the history of the franchise, sells 10 million in just 3 days.
Elon Musk posts video showing Twitter has a closet full of '#staywoke' t-shirts
Tesla, SpaceX, and Twitter CEO Elon Musk has posted a video to his account showing that Twitter has a large closet full of '#staywoke' t-shirts.
Elon Musk drops date for Twitter Blue relaunch, and changing your verified name
Elon Musk has decided to relaunch Twitter Blue's verification system to ensure it's 'rock solid', while also giving an update on account name changes.
Nintendo Switch platform made $62.3 billion in lifetime revenues
Nintendo has generated over $62 billion from the Nintendo Switch platform since March 2017 to present, including software, hardware, and subscriptions.
Twitter Blue sign ups suspended after disastrous launch, but the damage is done
Elon Musk and Twitter suspend Twitter Blue sign-ups following a disastrous launch, but reputational damage to brands in particular has already been done.
Nintendo delivers $2.41 billion net sales and $771 million net profit in Q2'23
Nintendo delivered a strong quarter with its Q2'23 results achieving $2.41 billion in net sales, driven primarily by software across the digital space.
Elon Musk drops new rules for Twitter parody or impersonation accounts
SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk has announced new changes to Twitter users being able to use accounts that impersonate other people or companies.
Dragon Age producer: Microsoft-Activision merger is probably bad in the long run
Dragon Age producer and ex-BioWare game developer Mark Darrah believes Microsoft buying Activision-Blizzard is 'probably a bad thing in the long run'
Nintendo Switch hits 114.3 million shipments, will beat PS4 by end of 2022
The Nintendo Switch has reached over 114 million units shipped and is expected to beat the PlayStation 4's total lifetime shipments by year's end.
Apple Arcade may be the most popular game subscription, not PS Plus or Game Pass
Apple Arcade is reportedly the king of video game subscriptions thanks to its widespread availability across mobiles and other iOS-powered devices.
Game companies suffer fake news posts from Twitter's paid 'verification' system
Twitter's rollout of its new 'verification' system through users purchasing Twitter Blue has resulted in game companies being impersonated.
Switch Online subscribers reach 36 million, grows by 4 million users
Nintendo Switch Online subscribers have reached 36 million as of Q2'23, beating Xbox Game Pass by 11 million and 9.4 million subscribers away from PS Plus.
Backwards compatibility is the most important feature of a next-gen Switch
If Nintendo's next hardware system is an upgraded Switch, then it absolutely needs to be backwards compatible with existing Nintendo Switch games.
Nintendo forms join venture with DeNA to solidify mobile and services content
After 7 years of collaboration, Nintendo officially forms a joint venture with DeNA to help solidify its services and network integration on new games.
PlayStation Plus, Switch Online, and Game Pass need to get more creative
Sony, Nintendo, and Microsoft should become more creative in how they add value to their respective PS Plus, Switch Online, and Game Pass subscriptions.
Phil Spencer on lack of first-party Xbox games: 'We hear you loud and clear'
Xbox gamers want more first-party titles, and Phil Spencer hears the community loud and clear, says big games like Starfield are tracking well for 2023.
Microsoft sells Xbox hardware at a substantial loss
Microsoft probably will never lower its 30% royalty fee on Xbox as long as consoles exist, Microsoft takes a substantial loss from console production.
Microsoft: We intend to treat Call of Duty similarly to Minecraft
Xbox's Phil Spencer reiterates Microsoft's public commitment to treat Call of Duty similar to Minecraft when it comes to cross-platform content access.
Phil Spencer: We'll ship Call of Duty on PlayStation as long as it makes sense
Xbox gaming CEO Phil Spencer says that Microsoft will continue shipping Call of Duty on PlayStation platforms post-merger as long as it makes sense.
Call of Duty is the best-selling franchise in PlayStation history, Sony says
Call of Duty is the best-selling PlayStation franchise of all time, beating out any other first-party IP or series, Sony has confirmed in marketing info.
Xbox to raise prices and Game Pass could be the first in line
Xbox's Phil Spencer admits that Microsoft may eventually have to raise prices on its gaming products and services, Game Pass likely to be first in line.
Hellena Taylor admits she was offered more than $4,000 for Bayonetta 3 role
Bayonetta voice actress admits she was not just offered $4,000 to voice the heroine witch in Bayonetta 3, and was instead offered a total of $15,000.
Will Valve still want Game Pass on Steam if Microsoft buys Activision?
Valve has expressed interest in bringing Game Pass to Steam, but could this change if Microsoft successfully purchases Activision-Blizzard and its IPs?
Report: Bayonetta actress Hellena Taylor offered $15,000 for role
PlatinumGames had reportedly offered Bayonetta voice actress Hellena Taylor at least $15,000 to reprise her role for the game, not the alleged $4,000.
Silent Hill 2 remake coming to PC, has 12-month exclusivity on PS5
Silent Hill 2 will be a 12-month timed exclusive on PlayStation 5 but it will also release on PC, Konami and Sony confirm new features & optimizations.
PlayStation contract made Activision keep Call of Duty off Game Pass
As part of a big multi-year content exclusivity and marketing deal, Activision-Blizzard accepted an offer that required Call of Duty to stay off Game Pass.
Microsoft gives Xbox console installed base numbers
After years of secrecy, Microsoft has revealed full Xbox console installed base numbers as it argues against the UK's CMA for the Activision merger.
Bayonetta 3 voice actress Jennifer Hale responds to VA controversy
Jennifer Hale, who has replaced original voice actress Hellena Taylor as the heroine witch in Bayonetta 3, delivers statement on ongoing VA controversy.
Razer's new Android handheld costs as much as a Steam Deck and a PS5
The new Razer Edge is an Android-powered Wi-Fi-only mobile handheld that costs as much as the cheapest Steam Deck SKU and more than a Nintendo Switch OLED.
Bayonetta voice actor reveals why she wasn't in Bayonetta 3
PlatinumGames faces controversy as former Bayonetta voice actress accuses the studio of offering an 'insulting' $4,000 for voice acting in Bayonetta 3.
Call of Duty could be tipping point for Xbox Game Pass, data suggests
Data suggests that the addition of Call of Duty could surge Game Pass subscription value and become a tipping point that skews subscription revenues.
Game Pass, PlayStation Plus, and Switch Online 2021 revenues compared
Here's how much Nintendo, Microsoft, and Sony made from Switch Online, Xbox Game Pass, and PlayStation Plus & PlayStation Now subscriptions in 2021.
Brazilian regulators have myopic view on subscriptions like Game Pass
Brazil's CADE regulator approved the Microsoft-Activision merger, but has a myopic view of the growing billion-dollar video game subscription market.
Nintendo Switch Online made nearly $1 billion in 2021
Nintendo's newer Switch Online subscription has generated nearly $1 billion in revenues throughout 2021, new documents from Brazilian regulators reveal.
Grand Theft Auto publisher describes pitfalls of subscriptions
Take-Two Interactive CEO Strauss Zelnick delivers interesting comments about subscriptions that could in theory be applied to the video games market.
New streaming-only Xbox set top box teased by Phil Spencer
Phil Spencer's famous shelf has an interesting Xbox device that could be the rumored streaming-only box aimed at to delivering console-free access to Xbox.
Microsoft reveals how much money Game Pass actually makes
Microsoft has revealed Game Pass earnings data to Brazilian regulators to help build a favorable case for the upcoming merger with Activision-Blizzard.
Brazil approves Microsoft's merger with Activision-Blizzard
Brazil's Administrative Council for Economic Defense (CADE) has approved Microsoft's proposed merger with Activision-Blizzard with no restrictions.