EA to buy Angry Birds publisher Chillingo for $20mn
It was waiting to happen and it happened, just days after it made a huge full debut on Android. Yes, we are talking about Angry Birds and its publishers –Chillingo. Reuters is reporting that for Electronic Arts has decided to buy Chillingo for a rumoured amount of $20 million in cash.
“By acquiring Chillingo, EA Mobile is increasing its market leadership on the Apple Platform as well as reaffirming its position as the world’s leading wireless entertainment publisher,” EA’s Holly Rockwood said in a statement.