A new SEC filing by Facebook's most prominent game-maker, Zynga, shows that Google has also invested in the company.
Trip Hawkins, founder of EA and owner of Digital Chocolate, believes that Nintendo plunged the video game industry into a "dark age" with its NES and Zynga's free-to-play games model may bring it out.
In an effort to compete with Zynga and EA, Ubisoft is purchasing Owlient, a French free-to-play games developer.
In yet another move to establish itself in the social gaming industry, EA has paid $1.3 billion for Plants vs. Zombies creator PopCap Games.
EA has purchased Zynga competitor called ohai in order to move into social gaming.
Zynga has become the latest tech company to catch the IPO fever by filing its SI paperwork today.
Reputable sources are saying that Zynga may file for an initial public offering as early as tomorrow.
Microsoft is preparing to enter the free-to-play games market and is already calling on developers to bring these games to Xbox Live, according to reports.
PopCap is rumored to have been bought for the high sum of $1 billion. No news on who the mystery buyer may be.
Watch your back, Apple. Facebook is said to be preparing an HTML5-based web app store capable of bypassing the App Store on iOS.
A 2012 Facebook IPO seemed to be a sure-thing, but possible new SEC regulations could push back that date - indefinitely.
FarmVille developer Zynga launches Empires & Allies, the company's first foray into combat strategy games, with an expected social media twist.
An exclusive report suggests the Facebook game publisher is ready to go public and reap its rewards.
Lady Gaga and Zynga partner up to promote the pop star's new album with the themed FarmVille farm GagaVille and and a daily Words With Friends contest.