Yahoo Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) has picked up PlayerScale, a gaming framework developer, following its Tumblr Inc. acquisition on May 20.

PlayerScale’s services aim to help developers build games. The company, which was founded in 2011, helps develop games played by more than 150 million people worldwide. PlayerScale’s CEO, Jesper Jensen, has started other companies, including Super Computer International Inc., which develops video gaming systems, and was acquired by Electronic Arts Inc. in 2007.

Subscribe Now

Complete access to real-time information and analysis of news and trends in the industry.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.