Tag Archives: Zynga poker
- Zynga Poker has best mobile quarter ahead of 10th birthday
May 5, 2017
Zynga Poker is nearing its tenth birthday but the venerable free-play game just posted its best quarterly mobile performance in franchise history. Social gamers Zynga released their Q1 report card on Thursday, which showed revenue rising 4% year-on-year to $194.3m in the three months ending March 31. Despite this gain,...
- Zynga stalwarts Words With Friends & Poker responsible for positive Q4 results
February 13, 2017
The social gaming provider, Zynga, dragged in positive Q4 financials thanks to an emphasis on a few cult classics. Hands up if you used to ransack your parent’s bedroom searching for Christmas presents? My hand is up. It was always a fun time, finding your yet to be wrapped presents...
- Social casino helps Zynga post rare profit despite flat bookings and less players
November 3, 2015
Social gaming operator Zynga posted a rare profit in the third quarter of 2015 as its core social casino franchises continued to grease the company's wheels. Revenue in the three months ending Sept. 30 rose nearly 11% year-on-year to $195.7m, although this was down 2% from Q2. Gaming revenue fell...
- WSOP mobile app to overtake Zynga Poker; FanDuel hire sacked Zynga sports staff
May 23, 2015
A new report suggests social gamers Zynga need to develop an all-in-one casino app to preserve Zynga Poker’s dwindling player base. Market analysts SuperData Research have just released a new Social Casino Metrics report, which predicts social poker will generate an estimated $179m in revenue in 2015. That’s down from...
- Zynga to lay off 18% of workforce, shut down sports games
May 7, 2015
Struggling social gaming company Zynga says it will cut 18% of its workforce in a bid to return to profitability. The company announced the layoffs in tandem with its Q1 earnings results. Total revenue in the three months ending March 31 rose 9% to $183.3m and the company narrowed its...
- GSN Games buys Idle Gaming; PlayScreen offers to double Zynga Poker chip stacks
March 31, 2015
Social casino operator GSN Games has contributed to the further consolidation of the social gaming industry by acquiring developer Idle Gaming. On Monday, GSN announced it had acquired the San Francisco-based Idle Gaming, which counts Fresh Deck Poker, Slots of Fun and Video Pour Tour among its titles. Terms of...
Zynga buy four Harpan Solitaire games for $42.5m
March 17, 2017
Betfred hops on social casino bandwagon with Betfred Social
March 22, 2017
PokerStars release Jackpot Poker on Steam to mixed reviews
April 13, 2017