Now owns Doom and Fallout.
Microsoft has thundered with what is perhaps the biggest gaming news of the year: they have traded big and well-known gaming brands with their acquisitions of well-known and large gaming studios.
Microsoft has traded ZeniMax for $ 7.5 billion
We really did not see this coming, but it was so incredibly exciting that Microsoft invested something heavily.
The transaction is expected to be completed during the second half of 2021.
It is thus ZeniMax Media that Microsoft now owns, which means that they own:
- ID Software (Doom)
- Arkane Studios (Dishonored)
- Tango Gameworks (The Evil Within)
- Bethesda Game Studios (Elder Scrolls)
A number of the games The Bethesda games will of course come to the Xbox Game Pass for PC and console in the coming months.
The sale starts tomorrow
Xbox Series X and Series S can be pre-ordered tomorrow, so this is without good timing, especially compared to the Gamepass library, which is now nothing to laugh about.
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