Playdom Buys Out Acclaim Games

Posted May 19, 2010

Social gaming company Playdom has acquired Acclaim Games. The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Acclaim is known for building MMORPG games. Acclaim developed a Facebook game called RockFree and planned due to release another game this summer.

Acclaim Games is based in Beverly Hills, California and was founded in 2006. Acclaim Games is the successor of the Acclaim Entertainment brand. Acclaim Games was founded by Howard Marks and Neil Malhotra. [TechCrunch]