Europe's third-largest video games publisher Ubisoft is not ruling out buying British rival Eidos , which is up for sale, as part of its defence options against a potential takeover by Electronics Arts.
"We are still interested in this company (Eidos). Short-term we are (more focused on) analysing how to organise in the face of recent events rather than on buying Eidos," Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Yves Guillemot told a conference call on Thursday.
"That said, this is a defence option we have not yet ruled out," he added. ...more at Reuters