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Court documents from the Epic v. Apple court case have revealed that Microsoft at one point considered lowering its 30 percent cut on the Xbox storefront to 12 percent, shaking up a longstanding precedent in the gaming industry of platform holders taking a 30 percent cut from all revenue. The document also suggests that the recent change to a 12 percent cut on Microsoft's PC storefront also considered including exclusive streaming rights for games included in the deal, giving Microsoft an upper hand in the cloud streaming space.
Here are today's stories:
- Microsoft explored reducing its Xbox store cut to shake up console gaming
- Battlefield 6 images have reportedly leaked, ahead of EA’s big reveal
- Nintendo declines to comment on latest ‘Switch Pro’ report
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