Microsoft To Buy BigPark

5/7/09Follow @gthuang

Microsoft announced today it plans to acquire Vancouver, BC-based BigPark, an interactive online gaming company. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. BigPark will become part of Microsoft Game Studios. The company was co-founded by Hanno Lemke and Don Mattrick, senior vice president of Microsoft’s Interactive Entertainment Business.

Gregory T. Huang is Xconomy's Deputy Editor, National IT Editor, and the Editor of Xconomy Boston. You can e-mail him at Follow @gthuang