By acquiring the two companies, Playdom says that it will increase its Facebook monthly user base by nearly 30% and its potential to create new games by 25%. While terms of the acquisitions were not disclosed, more games are never a bad thing.
After the recent purchase of Playfish by Electronic Arts, analysts predicted that the social gaming sector's expected growth and earnings potential would start a buying spree by competitors. Given this week's news that Playdom had secured $43 million in funding, this may just be the start of its acquisition spree.
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