What the Xbox & Activision Deal Means for PS6, Xbox Series Consoles - Next-Gen Console Watch

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Published on 21 Jan 2022, 14:00
Welcome back to Next-Gen Console Watch, our show following all the news and rumors on the PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X, and Series S. I’m Daemon Hatfield, and this week I’m joined by Ryan McCaffrey, host of IGN’s Xbox podcast, Podcast Unlocked, and Jonathon Dornbush, host of IGN's PlayStation podcast, Podcast Beyond.

This week we discuss Microsoft’s purchase of Activision. In a historic acquisition, Microsoft now owns some of the most iconic franchises in gaming. What will that mean for the future of these beloved IPs and even consoles themselves? We dive into it all and even read some poll results. Nice.

0:00 - Intro
1:06 - Xbox To Buy Activision Blizzard
20:38 - Will this acquisition change the future of console gaming?
28:51 - Poll Results & Outro

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