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Acquired byZiff Davis, Inc.
Date2/2013
Acquired byFox Interactive Media
Price$700M
Date9/2005
TermsCash

General Information

Websitecorp.ign.com
Twitter@IGN
CategoryGames/Entertainment
Phone415.896.3700
Employees
Founded9/1996
DescriptionVideogames-Focused Media Network

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VP, Ad Operations
VP, Product
SVP, Technology
Vice President Marketing
VP of Content / Co-Founder
EVP Sales and Business Development
Editor in Chief, WhatTheyPlay
Staff Writer/Host
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IGN Entertainment

IGN Entertainment, a unit of News Corporation, is a leading Internet media and services provider focused on the videogame and entertainment enthusiast markets.

Collectively, IGN’s properties reached more than 45 million unique users worldwide in November 2010, according to Internet audience measurement firm comScore Media Metrix. IGN’s network of videogame-related properties (IGN.com, GameSpy, FilePlanet, TeamXbox, Direct2Drive and others) is one of the Web’s leading videogame information destinations.

IGN also owns and operates leading men’s lifestyle website AskMen.com. In addition, IGN provides technology for online game play in videogames.

IGN is headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area, with offices across North America, Europe and Australia.

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Above: IGN.com
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Direct2Drive
FilePlanet
GameSpy
GameSpy Technology
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    IGN Launches New Social Network for Gamers (mediapost.com) [edit]
    AskMen Relaunches Site With New Design, Message: 'Become A Better Man' (mediapost.com) [edit]
    IGN Provides Office Space To First Five Indie 'Open House' Winners (gamasutra.com) [edit]
    Confirmed: IGN Buys UGO, Hearst Gets Equity In New Venture That Will Soon Spin Out (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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