Microsoft is buying Bethesda, id, Arkane and more studios

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    Microsoft is buying Bethesda, id, Arkane and more studios
    It now owns Doom, Quake, Fallout and The Elder Scrolls
    September 21, 2020

    https://www.engadget.com/microsoft-buys-zenimax-bethesda-id-arkane-131006192.html
    Microsoft: Microsoft to acquire ZeniMax Media and its game publisher, Bethesda Softworks, for $7.5 billion
     
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    At least it wasn't Apple. I still don't like seeing these trillion dollar tech giants owning everything.
     
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    Why Microsoft bought Bethesda for $7.5 billion
    Hint: it’s not about having more Xbox exclusives
    September 21, 2020

    https://www.theverge.com/21449178/microsoft-xbox-bethesda-zenimax-media-acquisition-xbox-game-pass
     
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    John Carmack and Todd Howard react to Microsoft buying Bethesda
    The co-creator of Doom could "re engage" with some of his old titles
    September 22, 2020

    https://www.techspot.com/news/86838-john-carmack-todd-howard-react-microsoft-buying-bethesda.html
     
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    Microsoft: We can recoup $7.5bn Bethesda purchase without putting games on PlayStation
    October 17, 2020
    https://www.neowin.net/news/microso...purchase-without-putting-games-on-playstation
     
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    Bethesda exec says an Xbox-exclusive Elder Scrolls is “hard to imagine”
    But Bethesda and Microsoft are still dodging direct answers on the issue
    October 29, 2020

    https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2020...x-exclusive-elder-scrolls-is-hard-to-imagine/
     
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