This week's financial report and first-party games showcase emphasizes that Xbox Game Pass has become the priority for the tech giant.
Analysts caution fans to not expect a price point to be announced, though. Image source: Sony.
The cloud-streamed gaming service is the most lucrative one in the world, according to analyst Lewis Ward.
The subscription service and cloud gaming figures heavily into Microsoft's next-gen roadmap, according to analyst Piers Harding-Rolls.
The global pandemic has led to a surge in gaming overall, but Spencer notes, "We want to be very thoughtful and not exploiting the situation."
The Last of Us II and Iron Man VR are just the start. "I wouldn't want to be in Sony or Microsoft's shoes now," said analyst Serkan Toto.
GameDaily spoke with analysts about Spencer's recent interview with IGN.
In a quarterly earnings call, the struggling games retailer detailed further decline amid the coronavirus pandemic.