PlayFirst’s latest Diner Dash game came out last week but fell short of expectations.
If the company strikes it big in the mobile platforms, Diner Dash could become even more valuable as a franchise.
PlayFirst is focusing on developing a new character that will star in several of its upcoming games.
Hall will return to crafting cartoon-style casual games on mobile platforms.
Windows 8 might be popular among game developers, but the phone version of Microsoft’s software will face a tough road catching up with Google and Apple.
Sony Pictures has enlisted the aid of mobile-app developer PlayFirst to adapt its upcoming 3D-animated comedy Hotel Transylvania to a smartphone game.