US gambling group Scientific Games has announced that it has purchased game developer Spicerack Media, a designer or mobile games.
Spicerack Media's biggest hit so far is 'Bingo Showdown', a social game that's offered on Facebook, Amazon, Android, and the Apple App Store. The terms of the deal were not disclosed as of press time.
Speaking about the deal Scientific Games Interactive CEO Barry Cottle said, "We are excited by the addition of Spicerack's talented team and complementary nature of their successful bingo game offering to our expanding portfolio of rapidly-growing social casino apps. The acquisition will be immediately accretive and provide additional momentum in the mobile gaming space, as we look to exceed players' expectations of exciting and engaging gaming entertainment experiences."
Spicerack Founder Davy Campano also commented, noting: "We are excited to bring our product portfolio into a company with the reputation of Scientific Games. Their interactive business has seen rapid growth over a sustained period of time and we are proud to be joining such a successful part of the company."