OMGPOP

? "OMG! A big Zynga group hug to OMGPOP, talented creators of Draw Something," tweeted social games titan Zynga Wednesday. Apparently, in this universe, a "big Zynga group hug" translates to $180 million, the price that All Things D claims Zynga paid to acquire the makers of the most popular mobile Facebook app.

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    Well, that didn’t take long. Just over a year ago, Zynga – popular social game makers – purchased OMGPOP, the studio behind the massively popular Draw Something title for around $200 million. Now, it’s decided to shut the subsidiary down and lay ...
    06/4/2013 - 1:50 am | View Link
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    06/3/2013 - 11:04 pm | View Link
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    Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA) fell victim to a torrent of criticism when they ponied up $200 million for OMGPOP, the makers of DrawSomething ... the game but they were also spending money on in-app purchases. Zynga wasn’t wrong in this understanding but ...
    04/15/2013 - 1:26 pm | View Link
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    12/31/2012 - 4:18 am | View Link
  • Zynga Purchases ‘Draw Something’ Maker Omgpop For $180 Million
    As was the case with Draw Something’s makers Omgpop, who were purchased by social games giant Zynga Inc. last week for an astounding $180 million. Zynga, a company perhaps best recognized for their hit social games such as FarmVille and Words With ...
    03/25/2012 - 1:21 pm | View Link
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