This week saw the long-awaited showdown between the FTC and Microsoft, as the U.S. Government seeks an injunction to prevent the Activision acquisition. Also; new studios opening amidst an otherwise grim labor report, the latest Circana U.S. spending report, and more.

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  • [00:01:17] – Circana U.S. Video Game Spending Report for May 2023
  • [00:19:41] – Twitch Partner Plus
  • [00:27:05] – Investment Interlude (With a Big Conversation about the Microsoft/Activision FTC Hearing)
  • [00:57:42] – Quick Hits
  • [01:03:12] – Labor Report



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