Spencer thinks including Windows Phone games in Games With Gold is a "good idea."
Xbox division boss shuts down rumours of a smaller Xbox One announcement in October.
Microsoft's Phil Spencer has also been curious about backwards compatibility for the original Xbox.
All he needs is the developer's permission.
Spencer all but said there may be XO events but they need time and money.
The Xbox One chief says he's more worried about the Microsoft gaming community than what his competitor is doing.
Xbox boss talks about the drive and ideas in the development team.
The Xbox One chief says more companies using advanced tech will push innovation faster.
It's always nice to know the bigwigs are gamers themselves.
Microsoft's Phil Spencer also praises EA's games showing.
We don't disagree, but wonder if anything will really be done.
Pixels would seem to suggest otherwise.
Microsoft's Phil Spencer believes players will be happy with Tuesday's presser.
"We'll take a staggered release," says Phil Spencer. "We've done it before."
Phil Spencer confirms that the open world action title will be showcased next week.
Luckily, it seems Quantum Break developer Remedy has benefited from the additional prep time.
Microsoft is traveling to Germany and Sony isn't, that could help.
Spencer says Microsoft will use its own metrics in determining a "winner."
We'll have to wait and see what actions follow up these words.
But that all changes now, he promises.