As Microsoft and Xbox seemingly edge ever closer to a deal with one of gaming's real auteur creators, Hideo Kojima, one question has jumped to the fore.
Just what exactly is a Letter of Intent (LOI)?
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Discussed in this episode:
"From Grubb's show: Microsoft and Hideo Kojima have signed a letter of intent..."
Tweet - July 1, 2021 - Nibel
"Hideo Kojima’s deal with Xbox reaches key milestone"
VentureBeat/GamesBeat - July 1, 2021
"I'm not begrudging Mr. [Jeff Grubb] any of his sources..."
Twitter Thread - July 1, 2021 - Hoeg Law and Jeff Grub
"Xbox and Kojima reportedly in talks for publishing deal"
Eurogamer - July 2, 2021
"Letter of Intent Template – Example"
Corporate Finance Institute Webpage
"A Lawyer Reads...A Game Publishing Agreement"
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