Video game giant Activision Blizzard acquires Candy Crush-maker King Digital Entertainment in massive $6 billion deal

Activision Blizzard is a video game giant, but its presence in the mobile gaming space has been relatively minimal – until now. The company has acquired mobile gaming giant King Digital Entertainment, best known for the Candy Crush franchise. Activision Blizzard spent $5.9 billion dollars on the acquisition. And that can buy a whole lot of candy.

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