Activision Blizzard Responds to CMA's Approval of Microsoft Acquisition Deal

Activision Blizzard Responds to CMA’s Approval of Microsoft Acquisition Deal

A New Era Awaits as Xbox Team Welcomes Activision

In response to the Competition and Markets Authority’s (CMA) approval of Microsoft’s proposed acquisition deal, Activision Blizzard has shared its excitement for the future. The gaming giant stated, “The CMA’s official approval is great news for our future with Microsoft, and we look forward to becoming part of the Xbox Team.”

In an email sent to Activision employees, CEO Bobby Kotick expressed the company’s anticipation, saying, “We now have all regulatory approvals necessary to close, and we look forward to bringing joy and connection to even more players around the world. Our board chair Brian Kelly and I are incredibly proud of all of you and your accomplishments over the last four decades. We’re excited for our next chapter together with Microsoft and the endless possibilities it creates for you and for our players.”