• IGN acquires pay-what-you-want game shop Humble Bundle

    10 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Online media giant IGN has acquired Humble Bundle, the indie games storefront best known for its pay-what-you-want bundles that raise money for charity. The company says nothing will change for users and that “we will keep our own office, culture, and amazing team with IGN helping us further our plans.”
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  • IGN acquires Humble Bundle, the digital game and media store that benefits charities

    IGN acquires Humble Bundle, the digital game and media store that benefits charities

    10 days ago - By Venture Beat

    IGN, the major gaming and entertainment site, has bought Humble Bundle , according to Gamasutra .
    Humble Bundle sells groups of games in a pay-what-you-want setup, with a portion of sales going to charities. Bundles typically have some sort of theme, like indie games, specific genres, or publishers. The site has raised over 100 million dollars for charities like the American Red Cross and Make-A-Wish.
    Humble Bundle will continue to operate as an independent entity. It won't have any major staffing changes in the wake of the purchase.
    IGN started in 1996. It is a subsidiary of J2 Global, a...
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