TITLE

Monumental Gobbles Up Swordfish

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, Michael
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;11/13/2008, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the agreement of Monumental Games to acquire video game developer Swordfish Studios from Activision. According to Monumental chief executive officer (CEO) Rik Alexander, Swordfish's understanding of how to run and manage servers on the Xbox Live will help to consolidate Monumental's position as the market leading online game developer. Monumental's bid for Swordfish signals a stronger focus on game development, the article notes.
ACCESSION #
36586160

 

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