GamesIndustry reports “Microsoft’s head of Xbox games marketing thinks this is the last console generation. Speaking with Engadget this week, Greenberg expanded on comments made earlier this year by Xbox head Phil Spencer, who had suggested foregoing the seven-or-so-year gap between hardware releases in favor of the continuous cadence of PC and smartphone releases.
“For us, we think the future is without console generations,” Greenberg said. “We think that the ability to build a library, a community, to be able to iterate with the hardware — we’re making a pretty big bet on that with Project Scorpio. We’re basically saying, ‘This isn’t a new generation; everything you have continues forward and it works.’ We think of this as a family of devices.” Read More