God of War has been receiving massive praise by reviewers, including our, but perhaps most interestingly of it , it’s getting compliments from its rivals. A recent tweet out of Head of Xbox and also Executive Vice President of Gambling in Microsoft Phil Spencer compliments the work put into the franchise’s next episode, calling it an launching for the series”.
Phil Spencer is no stranger to praising competitors for stellar launches or a ingenious unveiling. In the past, he’s championed the idea that console wars are unnecessary distractions–that developers making their consoles fun places to play games. He’s also been quoted as saying that video games are a very special art form effective at bringing people together.
Though the Xbox One has difficulty competing with the PS4’s ever-growing roster of console-exclusives, it’s reassuring to see a person in this place of power attempt to promote camaraderie in the industry and boosting games as an art form or real supply of entertainment. God of War and Santa Monica Studios certainly deserve the praise thinking about the awesome scores that the game has been getting, but it’s nonetheless a form and genuine gesture from a rival. You can check out the discussion below.