Netflix acquires Next Games in Finland, publisher of ‘Stranger Things’ and ‘Walking Dead’ games, for $72M

As Finland mulls joining NATO in the wake of Russia’s unprovoked invasion of Ukraine, another bit of M&A is going down in the country. Today, Netflix announced that it would be acquiring Fin

Post Pedophile Scandal, Habbo Hotel Is Opening For Business Again

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.sulake.com">Sulake</a>, the developers behind the children's virtual world <a target="_blank" href="http://www.habbohotel.com">Habbo Hotel</a>, is preparing to reop

Paramount hooks up with Habbo, plans online content based on its awesome movies

[photopress:habbbbbbbo.jpg,full,center] WORD LIFE Do you know what Habbo is? I sure as hell don’t, but it’s apparently very popular with the kids. These kids, so Paramount hopes, have plen

Movie Licensing Goes Virtual With Habbo-Paramount Deal

An important part of any blockbuster movie’s revenues these days comes from merchandising deals—all the ancillary toys, T-shirts, and backpacks that flood stores after the release of a Harry P