Tag: bought

Microsoft Buying Activision-Blizzard for $68.7-Billion

I don’t typically post news but I had to at least mention this insanity! Microsoft has officially confirmed that they intend to purchase Activision-Blizzard for a whopping $68.7-billion, making it the largest acquisition in video game history. By comparison, Microsoft bought Zenimax for just $7.5-billion. My mind boggles.

Codemasters acquisition

It has been announced that Reliance Big Entertainment Ltd,(RBEL), is to acquire a massive 50 percent shareholding in Codemasters, the famous brand behind such games as DiRT, GRID, Operation Flashpoint 2: Dragon Rising and the upcoming Forumula One 2010. RBEL’s gaming division, Zapak Digital Entertainment Ltd. will oversee […]