Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
September 21, 2018
arrowPress Releases
  • Editor-In-Chief:
    Kris Graft
  • Editor:
    Alex Wawro
  • Contributors:
    Chris Kerr
    Alissa McAloon
    Emma Kidwell
    Bryant Francis
    Katherine Cross
  • Advertising:
    Libby Kruse






If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:


Warner Bros. acquires mobile platform Plexchat to improve social features in its games

Warner Bros. acquires mobile platform Plexchat to improve social features in its games

July 11, 2018 | By Emma Kidwell




Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment has acquired mobile games platform Plexchat, a purchase that came after the company's decision to ramp up its “growing mobile business” by investing into the social capabilities of its mobile titles.

The terms of the deal were not discussed but Warner Bros. acquired Plexchat, which was founded back in 2015, in hopes of expanding the social experience within its Android and iOS titles by incorporating community features and chat capabilities 

Warner Bros. recent mobile titles include Harry Potter: Hogwart’s Mystery and Westworldwith the latter currently the subject of a lawsuit between Warner Bros. and Bethesda, who claims it’s a “blatant ripoff” of its mobile sim game Fallout Shelter. 



Related Jobs

Velan Studios
Velan Studios — Troy, New York, United States
[09.21.18]

UI/UX Designer
Plarium Michigan Studio LP
Plarium Michigan Studio LP — Portage, Michigan, United States
[09.21.18]

Senior Game Developer
Plarium Michigan Studio LP
Plarium Michigan Studio LP — Portage, Michigan, United States
[09.21.18]

General Game Designer
Plarium Michigan Studio LP
Plarium Michigan Studio LP — Portage, Michigan, United States
[09.21.18]

Senior General Game Designer









Loading Comments

loader image