EA agrees takeover deal for UK games developer Codemasters

Tuesday 15 December 2020 | 11:10 CET | News
US games developer Electronic Arts (EA) has reached an agreement to acquire UK games developer and publisher Codemasters, with the deal expected to close in Q1 2021. 

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Codemasters / Electronic Arts / Take-Two Interactive Software
Countries: World
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