Zynga strikes $560 million deal for mobile gamemaker small giant
Saturday, January 5, 2019, 7:24 PM
Zynga Inc agreed to pay $560 million for Small Giant Games, which makes the Empires & Puzzles role-playing game that's popular on Android phones. The social gaming pioneer is buying 80 per cent of Small Giant, according to a statement Thursday. Zynga is funding the purchase of the Helsinki-based company with $330 million in cash and $230 million in new common stock.