Satya Nadella, the CEO of Microsoft, recently made headlines and in a recent call regarding the company’s earnings for the last quarter of 2022, he admitted that Xbox platform to 120 million users Monthly active reached during the last quarter of 2022.
Nadella further stated that Microsoft’s gaming division will continue with its ambitious goals to give gamers more choice and provide high-quality games on different platforms and whenever they want. Nadella also committed Microsoft to invest in Game Pass to increase the value of this service to players, and he said that their cooperation with Riot Games in these 3 months to provide games on PC and mobile platforms is an example of this commitment.
Microsoft’s CEO is also excited about the launch of recent AAA games like ZeniMax, and he stated that more details will be announced tomorrow.
Microsoft announced on Tuesday that its Xbox division’s revenue in the final quarter of 2022 was down 13% compared to the previous year, although Microsoft is expected to release new games tomorrow after announcing 120 million active Xbox users. and announce the expected Forza Motorsport and Redfall.
These words of the CEO of Microsoft show that the company is generally optimistic about the revenue generation and growth of the gaming industry, and despite the recent large-scale layoffs at Microsoft, which include high-level people from the developer of Halo, studio 343 Industries, the Redmonds with the purchase of Activision and continued support Gaming services have clearly stated their interest in growing in this sector under Microsoft.
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