The UK Approves The Microsoft-Activision Gaming Merger!

The UK regulator has now approved the Microsoft-Activision gaming merger! This is a surprise because six months ago, the UK said they would NEVER change their mind and their decision was final. I just cannot work out what made the UK politicians and regulator change their mind… \s

I mean, it is good that this deal is good for gamers everywhere – from console gamers to PC gamers. But the 360 degree change of mind from the UK seems a bit surprising/inconsistent with the US and EU’s approach.

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About Tristan Perry

Tristan has been interested in computer hardware and software since he was 10 years old. He has built loads of computers over the years, along with installing, modifying and writing software (he's a backend software developer 'by trade').

Tristan also has an academic background in technology (in Math and Computer Science), so he enjoys drilling into the deeper aspects of technology.

Tristan is also an avid PC gamer, with FFX and Rocket League being his favorite games.

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