/// Casual Game Maker PopCap Buys Social Games Studio ZipZapPlay [eMoney]

April 29, 2011  |  All Things Digital


Looking to expand beyond casual game titles such as Bejeweled, PopCap Games has acquired ZipZapPlay , a social games company based in San Francisco. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. PopCap said it will develop four or five new Facebook games by the end of the year. The acquisition will also enable the company, which is hoping to file for an IPO this year , to have a presence in San Francisco. PopCap , which is mostly focused on PC gaming, is already attracting nearly five million daily users on Facebook with titles such as Bejeweled Blitz and Zuma. Zynga, the category leader, attracts more than 55 million daily users and has been on an acquisition tear, acquiring at least one company every month

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Casual Game Maker PopCap Buys Social Games Studio ZipZapPlay [eMoney]



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