Keywords announced the acquisition of GetSocial B.V. GetSocial is a cloud-based software platform that provides a comprehensive suite of functions, enabling game developers to manage all social interactions between their games, players and friends’ network.
GetSocial works with Android, iOS and Unity apps. It also supports interactions on several social media platforms, including Facebook and Instagram. Its clients include mobile game companies such as Ubisoft Mobile Games, Sega, Truly Social Games and Kolibri Games.
Keywords expects GetSocial, which is currently in the development phase, to become profitable during 2020. GetSocial’s team of 12 engineers, including CEO and COO, will be joining Keywords.
Andrew Day, CEO, of Keywords Studios commented: “As part of the Group, GetSocial will work alongside both our engineering and marketing services teams. It will be fully supported by our worldwide sales team in introducing these capabilities to Keywords’ game developer and publisher clients globally, for whom technology that supports social sharing is an important part of attracting and retaining gamers.”