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Sony was Activision Blizzard’s largest customer by revenue in 2020, with Microsoft ranking fourth
When it comes to game sales, Sony remained one of the biggest customers of Activision Blizzard for years. Microsoft, however, has been trailing behind not only PlayStation, but Google and Apple as well.
Court dismisses class-action antitrust lawsuit against Sony over PS Store prices
A class-action antitrust lawsuit against PlayStation has been dismissed. The plaintiffs argued that the company should be considered a monopoly for using its dominant position to control video game prices in its online store.
PlayStation expects to almost quadruple its PC revenue this year, investing more in mobile and live service titles
PlayStation has shared its plans and growth strategy during its latest business briefing. The company plans to significantly increase its PC and mobile revenue, while also investing more in live service games.
Sony to join metaverse buzz by offering more live service games and adopting cross-platform strategy
Sony might be the next tech giant to offer its own approach to the metaverse. The company plans to evolve its gaming business and adopt a cross-platform strategy ahead of potential changes in the market.
Sony concerned that adding AAA exclusives to PS Plus at launch might “deteriorate” their quality
Sony plans to increase its investment in first-party games by over $300 million. However, the company still doesn’t want to adopt the Game Pass-style model and include its AAA titles in subscription at launch.
Report: Sony to require devs to make timed game trials for PlayStation Plus Premium subscription
Sony will require developers of certain games to make time-limited trials, according to the latest report. These versions must be at least two hours long, so they can be added to the PS Plus Premium subscription.
Report: Xbox Series X|S reaches almost 14 million units sold globally, with PS5 still leading this race
Microsoft has been trying to close the gap on Sony since the start of the latest console race. The Xbox Series X|S has strengthened its positions over the last months, with its total sales reaching almost 14 million units worldwide.