During Microsoft’s E3 2018 media briefing, it revealed five developers would be coming under the Microsoft Studios’ umbrella. One of them is Ninja Theory, creators of Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice and Kung Fu Chaos.
The other four studios are ones both new and old. One is The Initiative, a new Microsoft Studio in Santa Monica, California. Undead Labs, who recently created State of Decay 2, is part of the umbrella. So is Forza Horizon 4’s Playground Games and We Happy Few’s Compulsion Games.