Zynga has a problem keeping gamers around, and now the same thing may be happening with its executives. The social gaming giant revealed on Wednesday night that Chief Operating Officer John Schappert is leaving the company.
Sony isn't about to give up on console and dedicated handheld gaming platforms, but it's willing to bet on a new horse. The Japanese giant is acquiring California-based Gaikai, a cloud based gaming firm, in a $380 million deal.
Social gaming giant Zynga tried to impress the market Tuesday by unveiling an arsenal of upcoming games. But the developer behind Mafia Wars 2 didn't make anyone an offer it couldn't refuse: The stock fell, and it's easy to see why.