I don’t think it’s time yet to write off the cloud and search for the next hot thing. The cloud seems inevitable.
Big Fish Games’ cloud gaming business wasn’t on a path to profitability.
Publishers are already playing footsie with real-money gambling.
Big Fish generated more than $220 million in 2012.
Big Fish Games is riding the biggest wave of change in the game business: free to play.
Betable will enable real-money online gambling in Big Fish Games’ social casino games in the United Kingdom.
Big Fish is bringing thousands of games to its new service, Big Fish Unlimited, with all the benefits of cloud computing.
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The ante in the casino game market is getting bigger and bigger. Big Fish Games is announcing today it has acquire mobile casino game developer Self Aware Games and its parent company Social Concepts.
Apple has yanked the Big Fish Games subscription app after a few days on the market. So much for a great experiment in subscription gaming on the iPad.
Big Fish Games has become the first publisher permitted to offer a subscription gaming service on the Apple iPad, Bloomberg reports.