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Microsoft promises to keep taking risks in wake of Scalebound cancellation

Microsoft promises to keep taking risks in wake of Scalebound cancellation

Eric Frederiksen

Scalebound, the open world RPG from Platinum Games, might be dead, but that doesn’t mean Microsoft is done making new games. Responding to the uproar that followed the decision, Xbox boss Phil Spencer took to Twitter to address some fan concerns. At the time of the announcement, Spencer had called the decision “difficult,” but said that it was “better for Xbox gamers,” suggesting that...

Microsoft pulls all Scalebound trailers from its YouTube channel following cancellation

Microsoft pulls all Scalebound trailers from its YouTube channel following cancellation

Ron Duwell

Microsoft’s Xbox One and PC game Scalebound was officially canceled yesterday, bringing to a close two and a half years of speculation that the game might never come out. Many took the news hard as they are fans of Director Hideki Kamiya, but it was Microsoft who came down the hardest. In fact, it wants to expunge all evidence that the game even existed. As of writing, all Scalebound...