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Zynga is acquiring hypercasual mobile game firm Rollic for at least...

VentureBeat reports: "Zynga has agreed to buy Istanbul-based Rollic, a fast-growing hypercasual mobile game company, as part of its latest effort to expand through...

Ubisoft signs multi-year partnership with cloud gaming provider Parsec

Gamesindustry.biz reports: "Ubisoft has signed a long-term partnership with Parsec, a provider of games streaming technology. According to the Parsec blog, the multi-year deal...

Cinemark Not Game for AMC-Universal Film Window Deal, CEO Says

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "Cinema giant Cinemark is not game for the reduced 17-day theatrical window that fellow exhibitor AMC Theatres and Universal Pictures...

Why Microsoft wants TikTok

The Verge reports: "At first glance, a Microsoft acquisition of TikTok seems a little unusual. Microsoft has spent years walking back consumer plays like...

Netflix Quietly Strikes Landmark Investment Deal With ‘Black Mirror’ Creators

Deadline reports: "Netflix has invested in Black Mirror creators Charlie Brooker and Annabel Jones’ new production outfit Broke And Bones in a first-of-its-kind deal...

STX-Eros Merger Closes, Creating Global Content and Streaming Player

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "STX Entertainment and Indian movie major Eros International have closed their stock-for-stock merger, forming film and TV company Eros STX...

Lionsgate, BuzzFeed Form Partnership to Make ‘High Concept’ Movies for Young...

Variety reports: "BuzzFeed is teaming with Lionsgate to make “socially relevant and high-concept feature films” for Gen Z and millennial audiences — whatever that...

Tencent wants to take full control of long-time search ally Sogou

TechCrunch reports: "It’s been seven years since Tencent picked up a 36.5% stake in Sogou to fend off rival Baidu in the online search...

Hasbro Posts Quarterly Loss as Pandemic Hits eOne

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "Toy giant Hasbro on Monday posted second-quarter financial results that missed Wall Street forecasts for earnings and revenue as the...

BritBox Streaming Service to Expand Into up to 25 Countries

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "BBC Studios and ITV said on Monday that they plan to bring streaming service BritBox to up to 25 countries." Read...