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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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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Nordic Games acquires JoWooD

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JoWooD and its subsidiary, The Adventure Company, will become arms of the Nordic Games Holding group as the rising star Swedish publisher looks to expand its product offering. JoWooD, an Australian publisher, is one of those companies that flies under the radar, but has produced some hits in its time,…

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Nordic Games acquires JoWooD

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JoWooD and its subsidiary, The Adventure Company, will become arms of the Nordic Games Holding group as the rising star Swedish publisher looks to expand its product offering. JoWooD, an Australian publisher, is one of those companies that flies under the radar, but has produced some hits in its time,…

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Ubisoft acquires Owlient for its Howrse brand

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It’s a double dip of acquisition news today. Following the announcement that EA is acquiring PopCap, Ubisoft has come up with an announcement of its own: it is acquiring the free-to-play specialist Owlient. Owlient’s premier product is Howrse, and online brand with nearly two million monthly active users. The acquisition…

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Ubisoft acquires Owlient for its Howrse brand

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It’s a double dip of acquisition news today. Following the announcement that EA is acquiring PopCap, Ubisoft has come up with an announcement of its own: it is acquiring the free-to-play specialist Owlient. Owlient’s premier product is Howrse, and online brand with nearly two million monthly active users. The acquisition…

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