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Phil Spencer is excited by the idea of revisiting “seminal” titles like StarCraft

The head of Xbox can’t make any promises right now though. While Xbox head Phil Spencer can’t make any calls on older Activision Blizzard franchises, he has said “what could happen” with titles like StarCraft is exciting. Phil Spencer has previously expressed his excitement over the possibility of older Activision Blizzard IPs being revived under Microsoft, and in a recent interview with Wired, he once again spoke about his excitement over the possibility of revisiting titles like StarCraft or Warcraft. Right off the bat he’s clear that he can’t make any big choices with Activision Blizzard, saying, “The first thing…

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Wolves become first football club to participate in the Honor of Kings Pro League

Premier League football club Wolves have become the first traditional football club to enter China’s King Pro League (KPL) esports tournament. Wolves parent company Fosun Sports has acquired Honor of Kings esports team Chongqing QGhappy. QGhappy will now become part of the Wolves Esports family, and change their name to Chongqing Wolves. They will continue to be the home team of South West China’s Chongqing and take part in the new season of one of the world’s top mobile esports professional leagues. Continue reading Wolves become first football club to participate in the Honor of Kings Pro League

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Activision Blizzard staff have donated $1.6 million to 3,211 charities

By Alex Calvin, Friday, 15 January 2021 16:05 GMT Each organisation received an average of just under $500.Staff at publishing giant Activision Blizzard have donated $1.6 billion to a number of charity organisations.In a news post on its website, the company said that it had given each of the 8,013 members of staff that work across Activision Blizzard, Activision, Blizzard and King $200 each to donate to a charity of their choosing. The result was 3,211 organisations receiving donations. On average, each charity will have received around $498.Organisations benefitting from these donations include Gamers Outreach – which supports kids in…