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The REAL problem with Microsoft

Ep. 112

In case you missed it, the Federal Trade Commision (FTC) gets involved with Microsoft’s plan to acquire Activision Blizzard, which is currently deemed as the most significant government opposition Microsoft has encountered.


In this episode of the GZ Chop Shop, we discuss Microsoft’s move on acquiring Activision and how this bold move should terrify every gamer, every console owner, and every PC owner out there. We talk about how Microsoft has been buying up IPs after IPs, how these tech companies end up fighting over who gets to own the most, and the impact of this acquisition to all the gamers. 


Tune in and listen to our thoughts about this, and do let us know what you think about this crazy move as well! 



Quick episode summary: 

00:58 Thoughts on Microsoft acquiring Activistion Blizzard

06:41 The Federal Trade Commission calls foul

18:10 Microsoft trying to buy anything tied to gaming 

29:10 Is the Xbox really superior?

32:15 History on clogging up the graphics card game 

35:34 Could there be super secret servers all over the place?




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