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    Xbox Game Studios

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    The publishing arm and primary subsidiary of Microsoft's games division. Most notably the publisher of the Halo and Gears of War franchises.

    Short summary describing this company.

    Xbox Game Studios last edited by adummy on 01/03/20 11:52PM View full history


    Microsoft Studios, a subsidiary of Microsoft Corp., develops and publishes games for Microsoft consoles and PC. In September 2009, Phil Spencer took over for the retiring Shane Kim as the Corporate Vice President.

    The moniker Microsoft Game Studios was introduced in 2002 and lasted until Microsoft unveiled its re-branding as Microsoft Studios at E3 2011. The subsidiary had also been known as Microsoft Game Division and Microsoft Games before 2002.

    In addition to publishing games from internal studios, Microsoft Studios often partners with prominent third-party developers, such as Epic, Bioware and Remedy, to publish their IPs exclusively for Microsoft-supported systems.

    Current in-house developers are:

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