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How Google Stadia Ruined the Xbox-Activision Deal | TechRaptor Podcast 83

Published: May 1, 2023 7:15 AM /



Microsoft suffers a big loss this week after their acquisition of Activision Blizzard gets shot down by the CMA, what’s next for Xbox’s purchase journey and how petty will they become? The podcast crew also discuss the announcement of Armored Core 6 from FromSoftware and how it might be influenced by recent success. Rutledge, Scrappy, and Christian talk about their experiences so far with Star Wars Jedi: Survivor, some of the mechanics that they’re enjoying, and a happy frog dude called Turgle. Getting excited for Tears of the Kingdom, Christian has gone back and completed Breath of the Wild’s DLC, getting to visit one of the major dungeons of the game and scoring himself a sweet set of wheels. Listen on Anchor or watch us below!


  • 00:00:00 – Intro
  • 00:01:30 – UK's CMA Blocks Microsoft’s Activision-Blizzard Acquisition
  • 00:22:07 – FromSoftware Reveals Armored Core VI Release Date
  • 00:33:12 – Star Wars Jedi: Survivor Impressions
  • 00:57:20 – The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Tears of the Kingdom