Tencent To Buy Supercell, Maker Of 'Clash Of Clans' Game

By Sara SjolinMarketsMarketWatch Pulse

Tencent Holdings Ltd. has reached an agreement to buy Supercell Oy, the Finnish maker of the "Clash of Clans" mobile game, The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday. Citing people familiar with the deal, the newspaper said Tencent will buy Japanese telecommunications company SoftBank Group Corp.'s share in Supercell. Tencent and SoftBank will announce the deal later on Tuesday, the Journal said.

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