Many companies out there long to purchase this gaming chat application 一 Discord.
Discord presents itself as a voice-over internet protocol (VoIP) and digital distribution designed for creating communities not only for gamers. With the use of Discord, individuals can communicate through voice calls, chats, video calls messaging, media, and sharing files. These communities on Discord came out termed as “servers”.
With Discord’s massive user base according to reports, it accommodates around 140 million active users every month. Not only that, but as each day passes, its communities continue to grow larger. The 140 million users of Discord nearly compares to the size of Twitter’s 192 million users across the globe.
Discord, so far, shows popularity as an app with vast factions of gamers. Because of that, it naturally fits with companies who take part in the business industry of gaming.
Sony Strikes a Deal and Invests for PlayStations by 2022.
Discord presents itself as a gamer focused chat application that’s spread all over the news quite recently.
Their partnership lacked further supporting details about it. However, in an interview, Sony released a statement about bringing “the Discord and PlayStation experiences together on mobile and console”. It’s said to start by the early months of 2022.
It’s a big move by both companies and a surprising one, given how recent acquisition plans with Microsoft were heard.
What happened to the proposed partnership with Microsoft?
Discord and Microsoft both delved deep in acquisition talks that made Microsoft offer a $10 billion value to Discord.
Reporters claimed that Sony appears to have offered a better proposal than Microsoft. Because of that claim, Discord decided to walk away from the deal made by Microsoft.
Known as a well-valued gaming voice-chat application for gamers, Discord’s valuation doubled in less than seven months the previous years. Its stock shows to be looking heated this 2021.
PlayStation and Discord partnership 一 What can people expect with this new coalition?
Sony’s PlayStation expressed its gratitude as they received a good deal with Discord. With their new collaboration, people will be expecting something big from the two companies. Although, as of the moment, no reports nor leaks about their plans for the future have surfaced. Looking back at PlayStation’s service, they vividly strive harder every year to satisfy their precious clients.
Jim Ryan, the President and Ceo of Playstation, made a statement. His statement discusses how they’re constantly seeking new strategies that’ll enable players around the globe to connect with one another. Strategies considering how they’re miles, cities, and countries away from each other.
Together, as they work hand-in-hand, they aspire to bring the PlayStation and Discord experiences closer together on console and mobile.
Starting next year, friends and communities will access features to hangout and enjoy the experiences of communicating easily while playing their favorite game. After hearing this, individuals constantly express their excitement and cannot wait any longer for this grand collaboration to operate.