Eidos confirms takeover talks

By Mike, Friday, 16 January 2009 15:12 GMT

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Eidos revealed today that the company is in fresh talks about a potential takeover.

“The board can announce that it has received a preliminary approach which may or may not lead to an offer being made for the company,” Eidos said in a statement.

“Eidos emphasises that discussions are at a very early stage and that there can be no assurance that an offer will be forthcoming.”

Eidos hasn’t had the most positive start to the year unfortunately, announcing that the company would be lowering it’s yearly projections after Tomb Raider Underworld sales were below initial expectations.

By Mike Bowden

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