GRAND THEFT AUTO MAKER BUYS FARMVILLE COMPANY IN $12.7B DEAL
Techlife News|15, January 2022
Take-Two Interactive, maker of “Grand Theft Auto” and “Red Dead Redemption,” is buying Zynga, maker of “FarmVille” and “Words With Friends,” in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $12.7 billion.
The acquisition announced this week would wed a powerhouse in console gaming, TakeTwo, with a mobile gaming company with an almost cult-like following.

Zynga shareholders will receive $3.50 in cash and $6.36 in shares of Take-Two common stock for each share of Zynga outstanding stock at closing. The transaction is valued at $9.86 per share of Zynga common stock.

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