Electronic Arts has acquired KlickNation, a developer of free-to-play social role-playing games (RPGs). KlickNation is now BioWare Sacramento, part of EA’s BioWare label. The team joins BioWare’s existing social gaming team at BioWare San Francisco to form a new business unit, BioWare Social, focused on the development of RPG experiences for social networks and led by former KlickNation CEO Mark Otero.
Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
[Original upload date: 01-24-12]