Bobby Kotick to leave Activision Blizzard once Microsoft deal closes, new report confirms

The news of Microsoft acquire Activision Blizzard King is still processed by gamers around the world, although it immediately raised a whole host of questions for many. One of the most relevant is what will happen to Bobby Kotic.

Activision Blizzard has been under intense scrutiny for some time now and is widely known as the publisher with some of the biggest problems in the industry. With Xbox and Phil Spencer taking on all that, it’s up to them to make the necessary changes to set things right.

While previous reports have made it unclear what will happen to Kotick – the man under whose watch a despicable, dangerous and toxic culture grew – we now know that at least he won’t be with the company much longer.

Once the deal is done, a new report from Wall Street Journal through VGC, Kotick will leave. It should be noted that according to his contract, he will still walk away by the millions even after being fired.

Source – [Wall Street Journal via VGC, Twitter]