Disney's Acquisition of Playdom Is Another Symbolic Moment in the Evolution of Social Gaming

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If you had told developers during the time of the earliest generation of social games on the Facebook Platform – games like Vampires and Zombies, circa mid 2007 – that The Walt Disney Company would be acquiring an app developer for somewhere between $550 – $750 million three years later, most would have been very skeptical, if not incredulous.

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