Microsoft considered acquiring Zynga before Activision Blizzard

  • Microsoft Gaming CEO Phil Spencer revealed during FTC vs. Microsoft hearing that the company attempted to purchase Zynga.
  • The deal failed as Microsoft sought a larger acquisition to expand its mobile gaming presence.
  • Zynga was eventually bought by Take-Two Interactive for $12.7 billion in 2022.
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