The former corporate VP for Xbox Reside will join Blizzard on November 4th.
Microsoft’s Mike Ybarra – former corporate VP for Xbox Reside, Xbox Game Pass and far more – will be joining Blizzard Entertainment. Ybarra announced his departure on Twitter and mentioned he join Blizzard as executive VP and GM on November 4th. This is right after spending just about two decades functioning at Microsoft.
This should really be an fascinating time for Ybarra, specifically considering that he’ll be joining right after BlizzCon 2019 areas on November 1st to 3rd. Rumors of Diablo four, Diablo two: Remastered and Overwatch two becoming revealed have circulated for a although. Blizzard’s personal reside schedule for the occasion has at least six mystery panels with far more facts to stick to.
Regardless of whether this year will be a redemption arc for Blizzard, which faced important backlash final year right after Diablo Immortal was revealed, or not remains to be observed. Regardless, keep tuned for far more facts and reveals. The BlizzCon 2019 Opening Ceremony will kick off on November 1st at 11 AM PT.
I am incredibly satisfied to announce I am joining @Blizzard_Ent as Exec. Vice President and GM beginning 11/four (will be at #blizzcon!). We will operate with all our power to serve gamers with extraordinary content material and experiences. I cannot wait to be element of this group. #lucky #humble #gamers #serve pic.twitter.com/kZ8dRuF3pe
— Mike Ybarra (@Qwik) October 24, 2019