Zynga now owns Draw Something

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Following our report on the rumours that Draw Something developer, OMGPOP, was up for acquisition, we can now confirm that Zynga has acquired the developer. I don’t think this should come as any surprise. Draw Something is the new Angry Birds, and Draw Something will actually fit in nicely with…

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Ubisoft acquires Trials developer

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Here’s a bit of a coup for Ubisoft; it’s picked up digital download specialist, RedLynx. In the press release that went out to announce the acquisition, Ubisoft didn’t disclose the value of the acquisition, but it does represent a continued investment by the publisher in having a wide range of…

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Ubisoft acquires Trials developer

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Here’s a bit of a coup for Ubisoft; it’s picked up digital download specialist, RedLynx. In the press release that went out to announce the acquisition, Ubisoft didn’t disclose the value of the acquisition, but it does represent a continued investment by the publisher in having a wide range of…

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Is Panasonic interested in Nintendo?

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So while I was in Japan, I did a tour of the Panasonic showcase building. It’s a big building, with four floors all dedicated to showcasing the newest and most exciting Panasonic technologies – both available now and stuff for the future. What was really interesting was that of the…

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Is Panasonic interested in Nintendo?

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So while I was in Japan, I did a tour of the Panasonic showcase building. It’s a big building, with four floors all dedicated to showcasing the newest and most exciting Panasonic technologies – both available now and stuff for the future. What was really interesting was that of the…

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Bigpoint acquires 49Games’ development team

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Online games specialist, Bigpoint, just got a whole lot bigger, acquiring development studio 49Games. That acquisition bring an additional 40 people into the Bigpoint fold, and is actually the fourth acquisition for the rapidly growing company in the past 18 months. The acquisition isn’t a complete one though. 49Games retains…

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