Publisher shares battered by general financial panic

Following a US political vote which threw out $700 billion plan to rescue America’s economy from “challenging” global conditions, the stock market turned down sharply, with many games publishers swept along by the tide.The NASDAQ took the news hard. Activision Blizzard shares slid 13.8 percent ($2.26) to end the day at $14.12. EA saw $3.63 […]

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    According to this, Saw publisher Brash entertainment isn’t looking to go down the EA route to grow.“We absolutely will not buy developers or build internal development teams,” said CEO Mitch Davis. “That is a strategy which has worked well for EA, Activision, THQ, and other publishers in the industry, but that is not our thing.”The […]

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