Last year, Microsoft announced they would be purchasing Zenimax, the parent company of Bethesda, giving them ownership of all of the developer’s games moving forward.
Reggie Fils-Aimé, the former president of Nintendo of America, will be joining fellow former leaders from Microsoft and Sony for a gaming roundtable discussion later this week.
Bloomberg recently published a lengthy feature about the last 20 Years of Microsoft’s Xbox, where an interesting anecdote was shared about the company’s relationship with Nintendo back then.
When Microsoft acquired Bethesda earlier this year, many fans wondered how this would affect the future of Bethesda’s games, particularly when it came to releasing them on non-Microsoft platforms.
Earlier this week, Microsoft announced that they would be acquiring ZeniMax Media, the parent company of Bethesda Softworks, iD Software, and many other developers.
Could the glowing relationship between Nintendo and Microsoft be coming to a halt? A new statement from Microsoft may suggest as much.