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Zynga buys Empires & Puzzles gamemaker in largest deal to date

7 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

U.S. game software firm Zynga Inc said on Thursday it would buy a majority stake in Finland's Small Giant Games, maker of the popular Android game Empires & Puzzles, for about $700 million, in a move to strengthen its mobile game portfolio.
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Zynga Buys Small Giant Games For $560M

7 monthes ago   |   By SiliconTap

San Francisco-based Zynga has acquired Helsinki-based mobile game developer Small Giant Games, the creator of the popular games Empires & Puzzles, Zynga said on Thursday afternoon, in a deal worth $560M...
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Zynga to buy Finland's Small Giant Games for $560 million

7 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

FarmVille-maker Zynga Inc said on Thursday it would buy a majority stake of Small Giant Games, maker of the popular Android game Empires & Puzzles, for $560 million in a move to strengthen its mobile portfolio.
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Zynga to buy majority stake in Small Giant Games for $560 million

7 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

FarmVille game maker Zynga Inc said on Thursday it would buy an 80 percent stake in Empires & Puzzles publisher, Small Giant Games, for $560 million in a move to strengthen its gaming portfolio.
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Zynga acquiring Small Giant

7 monthes ago   |   By GamesIndustry

CEO Frank Gibeau discusses acquisition approach as publisher picks up Empires & Puzzles studio for $560 million, raises guidance
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Zynga to acquire Small Giant Games, the maker of Empires & Puzzles, for $700M

7 monthes ago   |   By TechCrunch

Social game developer Zynga has entered into an agreement to acquire Small Giant Games, the startup behind the popular mobile game Empires & Puzzles, in a deal expected to total $700 million.
Zynga, which has tumbled since its 2011 Nasdaq initial public offering , will initially acquire 80 percent of Small Giant Games for $560 million, composed of $330 million in cash and $230 million of unregistered Zynga common stock. Zynga will fund part of the transaction with a $200 million credit facility.
“We've been impressed by the quality and momentum of Empires & Puzzles as we add another...
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