Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick has predicated that Xbox will do “very well” this console generation, as he believes Microsoft is working hard to avoid a repeat of PlayStation 4’s dominance in some markets.
Zelnick made the comments in a new interview with Protocol, in which he highlighted Xbox’s acquisition of multiple development studios and said it could help the platform holder compete in terms of first-party games this generation.
Asked for his perspective on how Microsoft and Sony are approaching the new console generation, the executive said:
“So far it looks to me as though they’re both approaching this launch very aggressively. We’ve always worked happily with both parties. We would like to see both be very successful.
“In certain parts of the world, as you know, Sony had a preferred position last time around. I think Microsoft is working very, very hard to see that…