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Microsoft plans to repair its Xbox-exclusive issues with these 5 new studios


Xbox head Phil Spencer had some massive information at E3 2018 for Xbox’s unique content material choices; Microsoft has acquired 5 studios to affix Microsoft Studios and develop new content material.

Spencer mentioned Xbox was searching for inventive groups and investing in additional nice content material, and it is a certain signal of it. He introduced a brand new studio, The Initiative, to be led by Darrell Gallagher. He comes from Crystal Dynamics the place he labored on the current Tomb Raider franchise reboot.

Microsoft has additionally acquired Undead Labs, Playground Video games, Ninja Idea, and Compulsion Video games.

Undead Labs is understood for the State of Decay franchise. Playground Video games makes the Forza Horizon collection, and Spencer mentioned the studio can be bringing its open-world experience to a wholly new mission. Ninja Idea made the impressively cinematic Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice. And, Compulsion Video games is behind the dystopian We Glad Few.

For Xbox players, that is doubtless going to imply loads of new titles coming solely to Xbox or Microsoft Platforms. And, for followers of those studios, the financial help from Microsoft ought to assist them put out some nice new content material. Spencer even mentioned the studios would have “inventive independence,” which ought to assist ease any worries that Microsoft may spoil these studios. 

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