The number of subscribers to Xbox Game Pass, Microsoft’s all-you-can-eat menu, which could soon be enriched with the delicious dishes of Activision Blizzard, is growing more and more.
Boom in Xbox Game Pass subscriptions: almost 7 thousand more than last year
Service Xbox Game Pass Microsoft currently counts well 25 million subscribers, a number in sharp increase compared to the suns 18 million in January 2021. The platform is genuine all-you-can-eat menu, except instead of sushi there are video games. A videogame catalog that expands more and more every month, with exclusive games, thick titles and pleasant indie discoveries. The news of the day, however, is the acquisition of Activision Blizzard, which Microsoft would have formalized for about 70 million dollars. So fans, at the moment, have only one question: Will the Activision catalog arrive on Game Pass? The answer is by no means simple, but we will simplify it: yes, or so Phil Spencer wrote on his blog.
As the number of subscribers to the service increases, Microsoft tends to increase the amount of titles available on the platform as well. In 2021, for example, Game Pass welcomed as many as 20 iconic video games Bethesda, including Dishonored, Doom, The Elder Scrolls, Fallout e Wolfenstein.
Activision Blizzard counts approx 400 million active gamers in 190 countries, with franchises worth roughly $ 3 billion. The arrival of Activision videogames on Game Pass would help to certify the Microsoft platform as a real one Netflix dei videogame, with diverse and popular titles. In fact, browsing the Activision catalog, there is really a joke of choice: Warcraft, Call of Duty, Diablo e Candy Crush, just to name a few. Not to mention the development of new video games, which could arrive exclusively for Xbox.
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