Activision Blizzard Acquires 'Candy Crush' Maker For $5.9B
Activision Blizzard will buy Candy Crush maker King Digital for $5.9 billion as the company looks to expand in the mobile-gaming world.By Mari Jo Valero | November 3, 2015
The "Candy Crush Saga" maker is now under the same umbrella company as "Call of Duty," "World of Warcraft," "StarCraft" and "Destiny." (Video via King Digital / "Candy Crush Saga")
The acquisition is part of the company's plan to expand into mobile gaming, the fastest-growing market in video games.