CG Today - Gaming News signs licensing agreement with Warner Bros. Digital Distribution.888holdings plc, one of the world's most popular online gaming entertainment companies, today announces a licensing agreement with Warner Bros. Digital Distribution.

The deal allows 888 the right to develop branded games based on two of Warner Bros.' recent cinematic hits, Clash of the Titans and Nightmare on Elm Street. These games will complement 888's existing portfolio of cutting-edge games.

99Games, developer and publisher of iPhone, iPad and Mac games have announced the release of Empire Builder for the iPhone.

99 Games - Empire Builder for iPhoneEmpire Builder allows the player to become one of history's best architects and raise an ancient empire from the sands. In the game, players will meet a series of powerful pharaohs and help them in building an empire along the lush Nile River. In 30 fun and challenging levels, players will not just construct some of Egypt's most famous monuments but also experience the rise of an ancient civilization.

Ubisoft Acquires Owlient and Howrse BrandUbisoft  announced  the  acquisition  of  free-to-play game developer Owlient.  The team at Owlient has extensive expertise in the management of online  game-playing  communities,  and  their  Howrse  brand  has  almost  two million monthly active users.

Founded in Paris in 2005, Owlient and their 40 team members is a forerunner in creating free-to-play  games.  The  company  set  itself  apart  for  its  ability  to  develop  the  expertise  and technology necessary to manage and entertain an online game community.

ZooMumba available soon across Spil Games’ social gaming platforms, with more Bigpoint games to follow

Spil Games LogoTwo of the largest players in the online social-gaming market are coming together in an agreement which will see Bigpoint’s ZooMumba appear on Spil Games’ social-gaming platforms. 

Action RPG Game BastionWarner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Supergiant Games announced today that Bastion, the award-winning Action-RPG for Xbox Live Arcade, will be premiering on July 20th, the first title to be released for the Microsoft Summer of Arcade lineup. The downloadable title will be available for 1200 Microsoft Points.