No headline quite lights up the Gaming Internet like "Microsoft in Talks to Buy...", but as in all such cases, there's quite a bit more to it than that.
Is Discord for sale? Why are so many of the sources covered by Bloomberg and VentureBeat/GamesBeat conflicting? And just why would Big Green want a bite of this one?
Let's dive in.
It's Eris, not Eros today (and every day)...in Virtual Legality.
#Microsoft #Discord #Acquisitions
Discussed in this episode:
"Microsoft in Talks to Buy Discord for More Than $10 Billion"
Bloomberg - Updated March 23, 2021
"Pressing Pause on Microsoft/WB Games Rumors (VL259)"
YouTube Video - June 6, 2020 - Hoeg Law
"Microsoft Expresses Interest in Acquiring Warner Game Unit"
Jessica Toonkel - July 6, 2020 - The Information
"Discord exploring sale that could be worth more than $10 billion"
VentureBeat/GamesBeat - March 22, 2021
"Fallout 4 Fallout for Microsoft + Bethesda? (VL422)"
YouTube Video - February 24, 2021 - Hoeg Law
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