Microsoft completes acquisition of Activision Blizzard King
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Record deal at $68.7 billion gets it all under one roof

Microsoft has finally managed to close the deal and has completed the acquisition of Activision Blizzard King company. This puts all franchises and plenty of developers under the same roof called Xbox Game Studios, as announced by Phil Spencer, head of Microsoft Gaming.

Meta is just a poorly built video game
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Friday, 28 October 2022 09:55

Meta is just a poorly built video game

Microsoft's Xbox boss dismisses the hype

Microsoft exec Phil Spencer (pictured) has said that Facebook's Metaverse was just a poorly constructed video game and too dull for him to be bothered with.

Microsoft wants to keep older games in circulation
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Emulation will do the trick

Microsoft's vice president of gaming, Phil Spencer, wants the gaming industry to work toward a common goal of keeping older games available to modern audiences through emulation.

Microsoft shares more Xbox Series X console details
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12 TFLOPs from AMD RDNA 2 GPU and custom AMD Zen 2-based CPU

Microsoft has revealed a few more details about its new Xbox Series X gaming console, including details about the GPU, CPU, new features, and backward compatibility.

Spencer shows off screenshots on Xbox One
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Tuesday, 10 February 2015 22:52

Spencer shows off screenshots on Xbox One

Looks like it is getting closer to being released

As most who have an Xbox One know, taking a screenshot is almost impossible. It continues to be the most requested feature that users want added to the Xbox One and Microsoft knows it. 

Monday, 27 October 2014 10:14

Install times need to improve on Xbox One

Spencer says it is high on his priority list

Monday, 27 October 2014 10:12

Minecraft sequel might not make sense

Still in discussions on where to take the IP

Monday, 27 October 2014 10:07

New IP in development at Microsoft

Not a racing or military space marine game

Two of the most request features are coming soon

Tuesday, 01 April 2014 07:57

Xbox division to be headed by Spencer

Likely the best outcome for gamers possible