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Brazilian regulator approves Microsoft's proposed deal with Activision Blizzard |  VGC

Brazilian regulator approves Microsoft’s proposed deal with Activision Blizzard | VGC

Brazil’s regulator became one of the first to approve Xbox Game Studios (Microsoft) [2,231 articles]” href=”https://www.videogameschronicle.com/companies/microsoft/”>Proposed acquisition of Activision Blizzard by Microsoft [1,098 articles]” href=”https://www.videogameschronicle.com/companies/activision-blizzard/”>Activision Blizzard. On Wednesday, the country’s Administrative Council for Economic Defense (CADE) said it had approved the merger without any restrictions. “Given the enormous popularity of Call of Duty, it is …

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Activision Blizzard Announces New LGBTQ+ Friendly Overwatch 2 Competitive and Shoutcaster Programs

Activision Blizzard Announces New LGBTQ+ Friendly Overwatch 2 Competitive and Shoutcaster Programs

Screenshot: Snow storm Today Activision Blizzard announced three upcoming programs Monitor 2of the competitive and casual scene. These are aimed at fostering a healthy environment, with an emphasis on its new LGBTQ+ player base. In a blog post titled “Calling all heroes,” the Surveillance The team and its competitive E-Sports program, Overwatch League (OWL), have …

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Regulators hold back Microsoft's acquisition of Activision

Regulators hold back Microsoft’s acquisition of Activision

Getty Images | Bloomberg Microsoft’s $75 billion acquisition of video game maker Activision Blizzard is under intense investigation in Brussels and the UK amid growing concerns that the deal is anti-competitive and will prevent rivals from access the hit game Call of Duty. It comes as the UK Competition and Markets Authority is expected to …

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