EA purchases Playdemic

Creators of Golf Clash now part of EA

EA purchases Playdemic for 1.4 billion

In a press release announcement, Electronic Arts has acquired Warner Bros. Games' Playdemic, Ltd for $1.4 billion in cash.

Playdemic is known for Golf Clash, a highly popular mobile game that has reach 80 million downloads and won multiple awards.

There has been speculation recently relating to Warner Bros. Games selling off studios due to its merger. With this purchase, the question remains if we will see more in the near future.

What we do know is EA is building an even more profitable catalogue. [SOURCE: ir.ea.com]