The affected positions appear to be at Inside Xbox and Mixer with heavy implications that Microsoft is moving away from internal original content creation.
At Casual Connect London, Guy Richards from ID@Xbox outlined a number of key learnings for indies.
It's a smart move but it does mean that Microsoft will no longer be adding to the backwards compatibility list for Xbox One.
E3 2019: Xbox unveils Project Scarlett, new xCloud options, plans to acquire Double Fine Productions
Microsoft didn't pull any punches at E3 this year, rolling out dozens of games for Xbox Game Pass while growing its studio system and preparing for next-gen.
Jim Ryan categorically rules out merger, but could a situation exist where both could come together? We ask analysts to answer the question.
Further tapping into the cloud, Microsoft continues to evolve the Xbox brand beyond hardware.
Added costs could cripple the tabletop industry and impair the next console hardware cycle.
IHS Markit analyst Piers-Harding Rolls tells GameDaily that he doesn't see dedicated games hardware going anywhere for a long time.
In an op-ed published on Monday, Xbox head Phil Spencer made clear that 'no one group owns gaming' and that the medium 'must promote and protect the safety of all.'