Mortal Kombat Co-Creator Hired by Zynga
Zynga is making a push to do more "mid-core" games. Zynga announced that they had acquired A Bit Lucky, the San Mateo, California company. They have also hired Mortal Kombat co-creator, John Tobias. Tobias will be creative director at Zynga San Diego. He joins Mark Turmell, also formerly from Midway. Zynga general manager Bill Jackson stated that John Tobias is "already working on a cool new mid-core game."
Source: The Verge