Episode 86: Is Warner Bros Interactive Headed for an M&A Feeding Frenzy? (News Show)

May 22, 2021

The news of WarnerMedia’s merger with Discovery has left questions about WB Interactive. Some studios are reportedly staying with AT&T (which wants out of original content), and we don’t know yet if Discovery has any interest in staying in the games business. We could be looking at an M&A feeding frenzy for WBIE’s 11 owned studios in the coming months. Also: Take-Two and Embracer earnings, Twitch PR stumbles, and the last week of Epic v Apple.

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  • [00:00:54] – Epic v Apple Week 3 Recap
  • [00:13:39] – Take-Two FY2021 Earnings
  • [00:30:46] – Embracer Group FY2021 Earnings
  • [00:38:58] – Investment Interlude
  • [00:53:35] – Quick Hits
  • [01:08:19] – Listener Question about Konami
  • [01:11:41] – Twitch and The Hot Tub Meta
  • [01:26:49] – Twitch Creator Tags
  • [01:33:47] – What’s going to happen to Warner Bros. Interactive?



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