Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile



GREE picks up Funzio for $210 million

You might remember GREE as the Japanese social network that picked up OpenFeint around this time last year. Since then, the company has been, like Zynga, Mobage, and a few other giant social networks, looking to pick up social and iPhone/mobile developers to make games for its millions of users to play. And GREE's latest target is Funzio. The developer of Kingdom Age and Crime City on the iPhone has reportedly been acquired for the sum of US$210 million.
read more

share

Is The Next Big Game Company In The Middle East? Peak Hits 9.5M DAU, Revenue Up 600% Since Jan. 1

Technology : TechCrunch (2 years ago)

Over the last several months, the biggest Western social gaming companies have been making moves, and attracting attention as a result. Japanese gaming giant GREE bought Funzio for $210 million to help it move into Western markets, ... Read Post

Watch Out Zynga, Japanese Gaming Company GREE Is Aggressively Hiring In Silicon Valley

Technology : TechCrunch (3 years ago)

It's no secret that Japanese mobile social gaming company GREE is aggressively pursuing the U.S. markets, especially with the $104 million acquisition of mobile gaming platform OpenFeint earlier this year. Now with sights set on est... Read Post

Japan’s GREE To Challenge Facebook And Zynga As Global Social Gaming Platform In 2012

Technology : TechCrunch (3 years ago)

Japanese mobile social gaming giant and Openfeint owner GREE has outlined today its previously announced plan to launch a mobile social gaming network for the global market next year. Details are (relatively) scarce at this point, b... Read Post


Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC