Zynga Strikes ‘Game of Thrones’ Deal

Disruptor Beam's game to be distributed by Zynga


Zynga Strikes ‘Game of Thrones’ Deal

Zynga185 Zynga Strikes Game of Thrones DealOnline game developer Zynga (NASDAQ:ZNGA) will be distributing the new Game of Thrones: Ascent video game.

The game — developed by Boston firm Disruptor Beam — is currently available via some social media sites, The Boston Globe reports.

Now it will be available through Zynga.com and could receive a huge spike in players. According to Zynga, the website and its games attract more than 250 million players per month. Add to that the million-plus players who have already signed up for the Game of Thrones tie-in since February, and the move could mean big things for Disruptor Beam.

The deal also is a change of pace for Zynga, which traditionally uses social media to bring its own games to market.

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