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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  • Zynga Inc (ZNGA) Doubles Down With Draw Something
    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 rather ...
    04/15/2013 - 10:19 am | View Link
  • Zynga, East Coast Publishers Talk Strategies at Mobile Gaming USA East
    Chieh Huang, a director with Zynga Mobile NY, said during a panel that game makers can let money slip through their fingers if they do not think long-term. “If you charge for a game upfront and offer no in-app purchases later on, as a lot of premium game ...
    02/5/2013 - 1:56 am | View Link
  • Zynga fires five percent of workforce ahead of poor financial results
    December 2011: Zynga floats on the NASDAQ, with an initial share price of $10 (£6.26). March 2012: OMGPOP's Draw Something becomes a craze only seven weeks after its release. Zynga buys OMGPOP, and its star game, for £113m. Zynga's share price peaks on 2 ...
    10/24/2012 - 5:03 am | View Link
  • Zynga to report 3Q net loss, take charge
    Zynga said will take a charge of $85 million to $95 million on its acquisition of OMGPop, the company behind "Draw Something ... Bookings reflect in-game purchases of virtual goods in the quarter they occur. "The third quarter of 2012 continued to ...
    10/4/2012 - 6:41 pm | View Link
  • Draw Something losing users after Zynga acquisition
    The game app Draw Something was developed by OMGPOP and became one of those insanely successful games that everyone seemed to be playing in a short time. After the game blew up, mobile game maker Zynga purchased OMGPOP simply to get its hands on Draw ...
    05/7/2012 - 1:05 am | View Link
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  • Tomahawk Drawings
    Best of Draw Something is in no way affiliated with OMGPop or Zynga, the makers of Draw Something and Draw Something 2. This site exists purely to share our favorite ...
    08/27/2015 - 3:07 am | View Website
  • Draw My Thing
    GUYS, LISTEN. the original omgpop.com was known for Draw My Thing, which was sold to zynga. That is the reason why this game isnt working.
    08/27/2015 - 2:24 am | View Website
  • Bus Drawings
    Best of Draw Something is in no way affiliated with OMGPop or Zynga, the makers of Draw Something and Draw Something 2. This site exists purely to share our favorite ...
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