King Digital Entertainment

Activision Buys Candy Crush Makers in Sweet $5.9 Billion Deal

In a rather surprising move, California-based Activision Blizzard announced that it will acquire London-based King Digital Entertainment, the owner of the renowned game Candy Crush Saga, for $5.9 billion (via Financial Times). Activision’s bid was 20% lower than King’s price when it went public last year, but the fact is, the company has been struggling […]