(The above header is not the Google games logo, but was designed to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Pacman)
It was only a matter of time until Google made the leap into the games business. After recently acquiring its own game store and then just two months later investing $100-$200 million into Farmville developer Zynga, it was unequivocally inevitable. Hit the jump for more!
The job listing from the corporate giant calls for a ‘games product manager’ based in California. For the full job listing hit the link: Product Manager, Games – Mountain View
According to popular gaming site Gamespot, Google’s gaming strategy is unclear as nothing has been formally announced as to how they plan to tackle their entry into the world of gaming.
From the above info it may seem like they are pushing towards the social market, but anything can happen and it never hurts to have more competition. Microsoft, Sony, Nintendo, Google… it has a ring to it!
Last Updated: June 28, 2011