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Mobile-social games company SGN, founded by MySpace co-founder Chris DeWolfe, has acquired another independent studio, Mob Science, the companies announced in a press release. Zynga had invested in Mob Science via its Partners program, and published its Facebook RPG Legends: Rise of a Hero. That game and the rest of Mob Science’s portfolio is included in the acquisition, but monetary terms of the deal were not disclosed.
News ByteMindJolt, which has been on an acquisition spree recently, has appointed Ulf Waschbusch to lead internal social mobile game development under the SGN studio. Previously, Waschbusch worked at Google, Myspace and T-Mobile, most recently serving as Chief Product Officer at Garena, a community gaming platform. MindJolt, which is led by former Myspace CEO Chris DeWolfe, bought SGN and Hallpass Media in April.