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Activision Blizzard Shareholder Files Lawsuit Alleging SEC Violations
The lawsuit, which was filed in California by shareholder Kyle Watson this past Thursday, is focused on alleged violations of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934 as a result of Activision Blizzard's efforts to sell the company to Microsoft According to Watson's lawyers, the proposed transaction which was outlined in an SEC proposal is unfair[...]
Activision Responds To The Current Strike At Raven Software
The news probably isn't going to sit well with Microsoft, either, who will inevitably take on the fallout of whatever decision they make as the acquisition will close in late 2023 However, how Microsoft chooses to handle things may be entirely different from what AB might choose, so who knows how this will go. While[...]
Xbox Releases 2022 Lunar New Year Xbox Series S
Microsoft has decided to roll out a new special edition of the Xbox Series X to help celebrate the Lunar New Year, and it looks pretty awesome The special Year Of The Tiger edition console is being given away, 15 of them to be precise, all of them designed by Chinese cartoon artist Bu2ma The[...]
Microsoft Announces Acquisition Of Activision Blizzard
Major news this morning for Activision Blizzard as Microsoft has announced they will be acquiring the company shortly The industry giant announced the move this morning with the artwork you see below as they will be taking over the company in full for the price tag of $68.7 billion Which means titles such as Call of[...]
White Xbox One S console and controller from Microsoft.
In news that shouldn't come as any surprise to gamers, Microsoft has officially stopped all production on Xbox One consoles moving forward The news was confirmed by The Verge as the company had slowly started haunting production on certain models back in 2020 when they officially launched the Xbox Series X, but continued to produce[...]
Bethesda Softworks Will Make Starfield Exclusive To PC & Xbox
The exclusives are now starting to be defined by Microsoft after purchasing Bethesda Softworks as Starfield will be the first for PC and Xbox Earlier this year, when the company bought out the high-profile developer and publisher, a lot of people were concerned as to how everything would work out with current and future titles[...]
Rainway Announces Cloud Gaming Partnership With Microsoft
Rainway announced today that they have partnered with Microsoft to help enhance the way the company handles cloud gaming moving forward According to the company, they have provided its Software Development Kit to help streamline the Xbox Cloud Gaming tech, which will be utilized for the browser solution systems so that it will be possible[...]
Sea Of Thieves Celebrates Player Milestone & Third Anniversary
Microsoft and Rare revealed a couple of awesome things for Sea Of Thieves this week as the game has hit a specific milestone The game has officially surpassed 20 Million players since it launched back in March 2018, hitting a new player record for the title What's more, it came right in time for the[...]
Dwayne Johnson Announces New Partnership Between Xbox & ZOA Energy
Here's more info on that from the announcement. If you're gonna do a partnership announcement, The Rock is definitely the way to go! Courtesy of Xbox. Fans have the chance to win their very-own customized ZOA Xbox Package that includes a custom Xbox Series X ZOA mini-fridge fully stocked with ZOA Energy products, a custom ZOA Xbox[...]