Following on from Marc Whitten leaving in the last few weeks, there were concerns as to who may take over as head of Xbox. Today, those fears may have been squashed as it was revealed that Phil Spencer will be taking the reigns as the Head of Xbox.
Spencer most recently was the chief of Microsoft Studios, will now lead the entire division.
“Combining these teams will strengthen the connection between some of the world’s most innovative creators and those building the Xbox itself,” said Spencer in a statement on Xbox Wire. “It’s been a remarkable year for Xbox and I am honored to lead the team at this incredible time for Microsoft and the games industry.”