GSN Games to acquire Idle Gaming

31 March 2015

Cross-platform entertainment provider GSN Games has struck a deal to acquire social casino gaming company Idle Gaming.

Although the terms of the deal were not disclosed, it was confirmed that GSN will benefit from Idle Gaming’s mobile platform technologies and expert staff.

The deal comes just over 12 months after GSN also acquired Bash Gaming, the firm behind hit social bingo game ‘Bingo Bash’.

“The acquisition of Idle Gaming aligns perfectly with our strategy of leveraging first-rate teams and leading edge technology to create outstanding game experiences for our players,” GSN chief operating officer of Steve Brunell said.

“We are pleased to welcome the top-notch talent of Idle Gaming to GSN Games, and look forward to utilising our shared talent and technologies to take mobile gaming to the next level.”

Stuart Lewis-Smith, chief executive officer of Idle Gaming, added: “The Idle Gaming team brings unparalleled expertise in mobile multiplayer technologies and unwavering commitment to quality across art, design, development and production, creating a natural fit with GSN Games.”

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