Mark Pincus, the founder of Zynga is returning as chief executive.

In an abrupt changing of the guard, Zynga has announced that chief executive Don Mattrick will step down and founder Mark Pincus will return to lead t(...)

Farmvile, one of Zynga’s hit games. Zynga first opened its Dublin office in 2010 and it is its biggest operation in Europe, with employees at the site working in multilingual customer support, community management and other functions.

Zynga, the developer of Farmville, Cityville, Words With Friends and other online social games, made a pretax loss of $50.8 million (€37.6 million) in(...)

Don Mattrick, the new chief executive of games developer Zynga, speaking at a press event unveiling Microsoft’s new Xbox earlier this year. Photograph: Nick Adams/Reuters

Zynga has hired Don Mattrick, the former head of Microsoft ’s entertainment division, as its new chief executive officer, seeking to reignite growth a(...)

Gamers  take a closer look at the Xbox One during E3 in Los Angeles. Photograph: Gus Ruelas/Reuters

Microsoft has bowed to pressure over its upcoming games console and reversed some of its controversial decisions restricting games on the Xbox One.(...)

Microsoft and Sony are to go head-to-head for the first time in the console market as both prepare to release next generation games devices bef(...)