PopCap Grabs Gastronaut Studios

Lee, Michael
February 2009
Red Herring;2/24/2009, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports that casual video game developer PopCap Games will acquire independent game company Gastronaut Studios in 2009. It notes that the financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Under the terms of agreement, the videogame developer will take on Gastronaut's assets and employees, though Gastronaut's founders will keep exclusive rights to their original properties such as the top-selling Xbox Live Arcade game Small Arms and the upcoming game Gel.


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