The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has filed a lawsuit to block Microsoft’s planned acquisition of Activision Blizzard.

In January, Microsoft has announced plans to purchase Activision Blizzardbut according to a press release issued by american guard (opens in a new tab)The FTC says Microsoft’s proposed acquisition of the Call of Duty publisher “would enable Microsoft to stifle competitors for its Xbox game consoles and its rapidly expanding subscription content and cloud gaming business.”