EA’s $2.1 billion deal to buy Glu Mobile is now complete. The publisher announced the news in a press release, which followed on from the announcement of the deal in February.
EA expects the deal to help the company make more microtransaction money on mobile, which it says is the biggest gaming platform in the world. EA also gets access to Glu’s 100 million monthly active users.
“The combination of our talented teams and powerful IP positions us as a leader in the largest gaming category in the world,” EA CEO Andrew Wilson said in a statement. “We are forming a powerful growth engine that will expand our current games and deliver more amazing new experiences across sports, lifestyle, mid-core, and casual for players everywhere.”
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