There are comments on the web Sony under a deal between Microsoft and Activision Blizzardwhich surprised many users.
A 22-page document was sent to the UK regulator – Sony fears that players will leave its ecosystem, Microsoft raise prices on consoles Xboxand independent developers will suffer in the process of reshuffling.
Once again, the situation with the potential disappearance of PlayStation series Call of Duty, which is important for Sony – the franchise brings the latter billions of dollars. At the same time, the text mentions that the budget of each new part of the series exceeds $ 300 million.
The document also notes that Microsoft’s real strategy in this deal was an attempt to turn Sony into Nintendo. The latest statement came in response to Microsoft’s earlier statement that the PlayStation doesn’t need Call of Duty to compete effectively.
Sony believes that its “opponent” just wants to become a kind of “king of shooters” in the market by taking games Activision from the library first. And Sony itself will allegedly have to reduce the catalog of games for an audience of 18+ in the style of Nintendo, thereby ceasing to be a competitor to Xbox in this field.
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