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SGN acquires Fat Rascal and Kiwi

Mobile game firm Social Game Network has purchased indie studios Fat Rascal Games and Kiwi Inc. The Los Angeles Timesreports the acquisitions were made using an unspecified portion of the $130m the company received in a recent funding round from Korean investment group Netmarble. SGN has opened offices local to …

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EA’s past acquisitions ‘spotty at best’, admits CFO

EA has vowed to be more ‘careful’ about purchasing companies in the future, accepting that it has made mistakes with past acquisitions. Speaking at the UBS Global Technology Conference (as reported by GameSpot), CFO Blake Jorgensen said that the inconsistent hit rate of studios and firms picked up by EA …

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