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Call of Duty is arguably one among, if not essentially the most profitable first-person shooter in the marketplace. Regardless of the platforms, one among them can have timed unique DLC, like PlayStation having access to DLC a month early in a number of the PS4 video games. Anyways, the video games’ developer, Activision Blizzard is within the means of being acquired by Microsoft.

There’s a little bit of an update referring to the sequence’ destiny on PlayStation. Back in January, Microsoft agreed to a deal wherein Call of Duty would stay accessible on PlayStation consoles for the following a number of years. As of right now, there will likely be an extension to this deal, going for a number of years past what was already agreed upon.

“In January, we provided a signed agreement to Sony to guarantee Call of Duty on PlayStation, with feature and content parity, for at least several more years beyond the current Sony contract, an offer that goes well beyond typical gaming industry agreements,” says Microsoft Gaming CEO Phil Spencer in a supplied assertion.

The largest notice of rivalry previous that is what occurs past that “several more years.” Theoretically, if desired, Microsoft might make the sequence unique to Xbox and PC. However, the truth that Microsoft is dedicated to preserving the game on PlayStation past the contractual settlement primarily contradicts this line of pondering. Of course, Microsoft can simply pull the plug on this Call of Duty deal at any second, and thus, that is the principle concern for Sony and the CMA.

Console exclusivity prospects depend upon whether or not the Activision Blizzard acquisition even goes by, as that’s nonetheless pending. If the deal winds up not going by, issues would most likely be the identical as they’re now. The concern being there’s actually based, as, after Bethesda was acquired by Microsoft, Starfield and Redfall had been made into Xbox exclusives.

However it could go, we’ll proceed to update as extra data referring to Call of Duty’s platform and content material availability is launched.