|Acquired by||Electronic Arts|
Maxis is a video game developer and is a subsidary or Electronic Arts (EA). They’re best know for creating the best selling computer game of all time, The Sims.
“Spore gives players their own personal universe in a box. Create and evolve life, establish tribes, build civilizations, sculpt entire worlds and explore a universe created by other gamers. Spore gives players a wealth of creative tools to customize nearly every aspect of their universe: creatures, vehicles, buildings, and even UFOs. Players can then seamlessly share their creations with the world or explore infinite new galaxies created by other gamers.” (Source: Spore)