Redwood City, Calif. – RockYou, a publisher of social games
and a complementary ad network, announced on Thursday that it has acquired
social games developer Playdemic.
Financial terms of the transaction were not
Manchester, England-based Playdemic will operate as an independent
RockYou studio, and continue to develop games such as "Gourmet Ranch"
for Facebook. That title currently counts over half a million monthly active
Redwood City, Calif.-based RockYou’s social game titles and
applications count 200 million monthly unique visitors and 15 billion monthly
global impressions, according to the company.