Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
April 18, 2014
arrowPress Releases
April 18, 2014
PR Newswire
View All





If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM TechWeb sites:


Zynga acquires Oregon-based Buzz Monkey - report
Zynga acquires Oregon-based Buzz Monkey - report
June 6, 2012 | By Mike Rose




Newsbrief: Social games company Zynga has acquired Oregon-based developer Buzz Monkey along with its approximately 50 staffers, according to media reports.

The social giant is converting the studio into Zynga offices, according to TechCrunch, although no more details regarding the deal have been divulged. Gamasutra has contacted Zynga for comment.

Buzz Monkey, formed in 2001 by four former Dynamix employees, is best known for developing ports Wii and PS2 ports of the Tomb Raider games, including Legend, Anniversary and Underworld. It most recently released an iOS game called Rinth Island.


Related Jobs

Sucker Punch Productions
Sucker Punch Productions — Bellevue, Washington, United States
[04.17.14]

Director of Engineering
Gameloft
Gameloft — New York, New York, United States
[04.17.14]

Lead UI Designer
Gearbox Software
Gearbox Software — Plano, Texas, United States
[04.17.14]

Graphics Programmer
WildTangent
WildTangent — Seattle, Washington, United States
[04.17.14]

Game Producer










Comments



none
 
Comment: