IGN has mocked Microsoft’s Xbox One due to the absence of exclusive games in comparison to Sony’s PlayStation 4.
The website took to social media to share with you overview image showing PS4 exclusive God of War in addition to a black empty image a great Xbox counterpart. “Can you spot the differences? #godofwar”, the outline within the image reads.
The images were posted for both Instagram and Facebook, but have since been deleted. Luckily, a screenshot through the image was taken by ResetEra user ‘jbug617’.
Following IGN’s post on social media, an unaware Ryan McCaffrey, senior editor at IGN, loved Twitter to apologize into the Xbox team and community because of this “unprofessional and classless” act regarding the IGN editorial team.
“I would choose to sincerely apologize towards the Xbox team together with the Xbox community on the part the @IGN editorial team”, the IGN editor wrote. “The Facebook and Instagram posts were unprofessional and classless producing without my knowledge. The posts is going to be deleted ASAP.”
Microsoft’s head of Xbox marketing, Aaron Greenberg, later replied to McCaffrey’s tweet, saying he appreciates the note and new addition from your IGN editor. “Thanks Ryan, appreciate the note and follow up”, Greenberg tweeted.
Although Xbox head Phil Spencer has promised upped investments in Microsoft’s first party games, possesses expressed to remain positive recent years to come back, it is not secret that Microsoft’s Xbox is low on first party exclusives when compared with Sony’s PS4. However, the correct answer is unprofessional for just a major gaming website including IGN to fuel up the fire.
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