Zynga Buys OMGPOP

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  1. HarryBalls

    HarryBalls New Member

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    I like this quote:

    "Instead of trying to beat “Draw Something” creating a similar social drawing game, Zynga is buying the New York company."

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  2. jcottier

    jcottier New Member

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    It is actually a clever thing to do when you have a lot of venture money in the bank (and so little creativity).

    JC
     
  3. CasualInsider

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    Maybe now they will begin to give back more to the industry.
     
  4. MrPhil

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    This is a smart move. They where creating a lot of bad blood. At GDC, hardly a session went by without a speaker taking a shot at them. A lot of devs, like myself, had these on our conference badges:
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  5. Viktor

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    *And* they just doubled their DAU on the mobile platform. Well, nobody called them dumb. Evil, maybe, but not dumb. :)
     

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