Microsoft responds to Bungie deal

Microsoft responds to Bungie deal

By Stuart Richardson

April 29th 2010 at 4:08PM

Xbox creators seek to calm the waters after an explosive day in the industry

Microsoft has told Develop that their partnership with Bungie remains unchanged in light of the Bungie/Activision deal announced today.

In an official statement sent out to all interested parties, the company states: “Our partnership with Bungie as a first-party developer for the Xbox 360 remains unchanged”.

“Right now we’re deeply engaged with them on the development of Halo: Reach,” the statement adds.

No information as to the future of the Microsoft/Bungie relationship beyond the release of Halo: Reach is made within the statement.