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After a week of news after news in the Microsoft v. FTC case, there is another twist in the story.
Microsoft has confirmed an agreement with Sony to “continue Call of Duty on PlayStation following the acquisition of Activision Blizzard.”
Phil Spencer confirmed the Sony deal.
In a tweet, Xbox head Phil Spencer announced a major deal for the future of Call of Duty.
he said “We are pleased to announce that Microsoft and @PlayStation have signed a binding agreement to keep Call of Duty on PlayStation following the acquisition of Activision Blizzard. We look forward to a future where the global At the surface players will have more choices to play their favorite games.”
Additionally, Microsoft Vice Chair and President Brad Smith added “From day one of this acquisition, we have been committed to addressing the concerns of regulators, platform and game developers, and consumers.
“Even after we cross the finish line to approve this deal, we will remain focused on making sure Call of Duty remains available on more platforms and to more users than ever before.”
It is not yet clear the full details of the deal, including the length.
More to follow…