Microsoft Rumored To Team Up With

Via Trading Markets. Activision-Blizzard’s former partner in China, NetEase, is reportedly talking with MSN China to buy a 50% stake in Shanghai MSN Network Communications Technology Co., Ltd. from Shanghai Alliance Investment Co., Ltd. and set up a new joint venture with the foreign party.

MSN China is a venture between Shanghai Alliance and Microsoft Corporation established in 2005.

By far, the story has not been confirmed.