Recently, Microsoft has released a statement to the German media confirming that Phil Spencer will be providing the opening keynote at Gamescom.
Though this message has not been sent to journalists in any other territories, the news has caused a bit of speculation as to what Mr. Spencer will speak of. The most popular theory is that he will focus the opening on the Xbox One, as well as next generation opportunities for the industry.
Spencer to host opening Gamescom keynote.
The industry is at a turning point. Gamescom is the ideal platform to discuss the impact of new hardware, accessories and software for the next generation of games. There has never been a better time to be a part of this industry. It is exciting to see how developers and authors to use the new opportunities and create a completely new way of playing.
Will he belittle the competition, focus on the console he helped with, or will he actually try to remain neutral during the speech?
The exact date of Mr. Spencer’s Source: MCV UK (via CVG)