Acquisition Archive

  • GREE, Inc., the Japanese company behind the Gree social gaming network, has continued its partnership and buying spree of North American mobile game developers. Enders Fund, Fathom Interactive, Fifth Column, […]

    GREE, Inc. Partners with Four Additional Studios

    GREE, Inc., the Japanese company behind the Gree social gaming network, has continued its partnership and buying spree of North American mobile game developers. Enders Fund, Fathom Interactive, Fifth Column, […]

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  • Nexon, the Korean-Japanese free-to-play company best known as the developer of Maple Story, announced today that it intended to acquire a Japanese mobile gaming developer known as Gloops (stylized as […]

    Nexon Acquires Japanese Mobile Developer Gloops

    Nexon, the Korean-Japanese free-to-play company best known as the developer of Maple Story, announced today that it intended to acquire a Japanese mobile gaming developer known as Gloops (stylized as […]

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  • OMGPOP, creators of Draw Something and thirty-five other titles, has been acquired by Zynga, the creators of FarmVille and Mafia Wars. Draw Something is priced at 99¢ with optional purchasable content […]

    Zynga Purchases OMGPOP

    OMGPOP, creators of Draw Something and thirty-five other titles, has been acquired by Zynga, the creators of FarmVille and Mafia Wars. Draw Something is priced at 99¢ with optional purchasable content […]

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  • Vivendi Raises Capital by Selling 3% of Activision Blizzard Stock

    Activision Blizzard’s parent company Vivendi reduced its stake in the former by approximately 3%, selling 35 million shares at $12.20 a piece, according to an anonymous source in contact with […]

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