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Microsoft just bought the massive video-game publisher behind game franchises like ‘Doom,’ ‘Fallout,’ and ‘The Elder Scrolls’ in a major coup that cost $7.5 billion

Microsoft is buying a major game publisher, the company announced on Monday morning. In a deal worth $US7.5 billion, Microsoft is buying Bethesda Softworks’ parent company, ZeniMax Media, which includes such gaming blockbuster franchises as “Doom,” “The Elder Scrolls,” and “Fallout,” among many others. The deal will bring all of […]
Microsoft just bought the massive video-game publisher behind game franchises like ‘Doom,’ ‘Fallout,’ and ‘The Elder Scrolls’ in a major coup that cost $7.5 billion
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Google just unveiled Stadia, its ambitious attempt to upend the video-game industry and take on Xbox and PlayStation. Here’s everything we know.

Google just announced a huge gaming initiative: A Netflix-like video-game streaming platform named Stadia. The service is intended to run high-resolution blockbuster games on any device that runs Google’s Chrome – from smartphones and tablets to computers and TVs. Alongside the announcement of Stadia, Google unveiled a new controller and […]
Google just unveiled Stadia, its ambitious attempt to upend the video-game industry and take on Xbox and PlayStation. Here’s everything we know.
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