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Will Call of Duty be on PlayStation forever? Phil Spencer doesn’t know
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Will Call of Duty be on PlayStation forever? Phil Spencer doesn’t know

While Microsoft has said in the past that it will continue offering Call of Duty products on competing platforms like PlayStation, Xbox boss Phil Spencer doesn't know if these billion-dollar games will stay on those platforms in perpetuity. "So how far does this go? Does this mean Activision games, that Call of Duty that you'll be able to play on any platform in perpetuity?" Bloomberg's Emily Chang asked Spencer in a recent interview.Spencer replied:"I don't know what means in forever, like when you think about how long. It's not for any kind of nefarious business reason, it's just like what did platforms mean 10 years ago, like I think the definition of some of these things might change over time. But our expectation is we want more people to play."Microsoft had previously promised to...
Xbox Series X|S Set Huge Records for Microsoft
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Xbox Series X|S Set Huge Records for Microsoft

The Xbox Series X|S are two of the most popular pieces of gaming hardware on the market right now and it's paying dividends for Microsoft. In 2020, Xbox released two new consoles that took the platform to the "next generation" of hardware. The Xbox Series X was the biggest, most powerful console and is the most premium console for Xbox gamers. The Xbox Series S is a significantly cheaper, all-digital console that is aimed at more casual gamers or possibly those who are struggling to get their hands on an Xbox Series X. With that said, Xbox is finding a ton of success with all of its options on the market.As reported by IGN, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella reaffirmed during an earnings call that the Xbox Series X and S are the fastest selling Xbox consoles in the history of...
Microsoft: Xbox Series X/S is best-selling Xbox generation of all time
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Microsoft: Xbox Series X/S is best-selling Xbox generation of all time

The Xbox Series X/S continues its strong momentum and is still the best-selling Xbox console generation of all time. VIEW GALLERY - 5 IMAGES Today was a big day for Xbox. Microsoft announced a record-breaking $16.2 billion revenue generated from Xbox gaming in Fiscal Year 2022, which is more money than the games business has made in the history of the brand. It doesn't stop there. According to Microsoft leadership, the Xbox Series X/S console duo is breaking new sales records since the system released in 2020. "We sold more Xbox Series X/S consoles life to date than any previous generation of Xbox, have been market leader in North America in the last three quarters across next-gen consoles," Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said in the company's Fiscal Year 2022 earnings call. Microsoft no...
Xbox is here – experience next-gen 5G gaming at Verizon
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Xbox is here – experience next-gen 5G gaming at Verizon

NEW YORK - Xbox is here! Starting July 28, Verizon once again proves it’s the ultimate network for gamers by teaming up with Microsoft to offer Xbox All Access in select stores and online. With Xbox All Access and Verizon, you get a next-gen Xbox console and hundreds of games, including day one releases with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, all on the network America relies on.Xbox All Access pairs perfectly with Verizon's fast and reliable mobile and home connections — 5G Ultra Wideband and Verizon Home Internet — both available in select areas. Whether you prefer massive multiplayer online games, fancy yourself a solo RPG purist or just want to jump into the fray with your closest friends, Verizon has you covered.Get it all with Xbox All AccessJoin Xbox All Access and get the option of either...