Xbox Game Studios is the video game publishing arm of Microsoft Corporation. Xbox Game Studios publishes games for Xbox One and Windows platforms.
Xbox Game Studios was founded in 2000, as Microsoft Games. In 2001 the name was changed to Microsoft Game Studios till 2011, when the name changed to Microsoft Studios. In February 2019 the name of the studio changed to the current Xbox Game Studios.
Xbox Game Studios owns 15 subsidiaries, which are located mostly in the US and Canada, and two of them are in Europe.