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Electronic Arts to acquire PopCap Games

Electronic Arts, a multi-platform game publisher and distributor, announced it would acquire mobile gaming company PopCap Games for around $650 million in cash and $100 million in shares. The price

EA scoops up mobile game studio Firemint

Interactive entertainment software firm Electronic Arts will acquire Firemint, the independent Australian mobile game development studio behind hits including Flight Control and Real Racing.

App review of the week: Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12 vs. Cat of the Year

With thousands of new mobile applications entering the market every week, it's becoming increasingly difficult for consumers to identify the apps that deliver the best--and the worst--that

Electronic Arts partner program embraces mobile game developers

Interactive entertainment software firm Electronic Arts will expand its EA Partners program to the company's Chillingo and Playfish units, enabling independent mobile and social game developers to

Gaming firms Glu, EA narrow quarterly losses

Two of the mobile gaming segment's premier publishers, Glu Mobile and Electronic Arts, reported their respective quarterly earnings Tuesday. Glu posted Q3 2010 revenues of $15.5 million, compared to

Electronic Arts acquires 'Angry Birds' publisher Chillingo

Interactive entertainment software firm Electronic Arts has acquired Chillingo, the U.K.-based publisher of mobile games including the blockbuster Angry Birds. The Los Angeles Times reports the deal

Distimo: 60% of Android apps are free

Google's Android Market has the largest share of free applications. App store analytics firm Distimo reports that 60 percent of Android apps are free--an increase of 3 percent from May. Windows

EA Mobile expands 'Madden NFL' to Apple's iPad

Mobile gaming kingpin EA Mobile launched a new version of its iconic Madden NFL franchise optimized for Apple's iPad tablet, touting HD-quality graphics, an exclusive passing wheel and Total

EA Mobile launches first iPhone 4 game 'NCAA Football'

Mobile gaming kingpin EA Mobile launched NCAA Football, its first title optimized for Apple's new iPhone 4, released Thursday. According to EA Mobile, NCAA Football was designed expressly to leverage

'Tetris' surpasses 100 million mobile downloads

Interactive entertainment software firm Electronic Arts' EA Mobile division announced that venerable puzzle game Tetris has surpassed 100 million premium mobile downloads--according to EA Mobile and