Microsoft reportedly needs to purchase Discord for greater than $10B

Microsoft is out for procuring once more and this time it needs to purchase Discord, the communication platform for avid gamers.

This morning, Bloomberg reported that the tech large needs to accumulate the app for greater than $10 billion — a hefty sum. In December, Discord raised $100 million at a $7 billion valuation, so it wouldn’t be stunning if the sale value is greater than $10 billion.

On Monday, VentureBeat reported that Discord is exploring a number of choices, together with a sale.

However a Microsoft acquisition will not be the one risk on the horizon for Discord. Bloomberg’s report additionally famous that it would even go public. Gaming-related shares are scorching proper now, and the communication platform could be impressed by kid-friendly gaming platform Roblox’s stellar IPO.