We have quite a few things clear regarding the announcement of the purchase of Activision Blizzard by Microsoft. The figure is enormous, reaching $68.7 billion, and the future for the division directed by Phil Spencer promises with the arrival of numerous works to the Xbox Game Pass service.
However, one of the most important questions comes about the leadership of the creators of Call of Duty and Diablo. Bobby Kotick He will retain his position as CEO until the purchase closes in 2023.
now through The Wall Street Journal, we have been able to know that Kotick will finally leave his post, leaving the company,
They explain from the publication that in November Phil Spencer made it clear that the acquisition would only occur if the situation among the employees improves
On the other hand, we have known the tremendous figures that Kotick will pocket with this purchase, not only due to the sale of his shares, but also in the possible event that he is finally fired by Microsoft.