The acquisition will combine Electronic Arts, the Redwood City, Calif., maker of the Madden NFL franchise games, with Glu, San Francisco, known for its Covet Fashion, Deer Hunter, MLB Tap Sports Baseball, and Kim Kardashian: Hollywood games.
At last check shares of Glu Mobile leaped 35% to $12.61. They’d closed regular Monday trading up 2.2% at $9.39.
EA shares were unchanged after hours. They