Founder Tim Westergen calls it “an effort to balance the reality of royalty costs with our desire to maximize access to free listening on Pandora.”
Combine small teams, personal passion and a large accessible market and small game makers have the ingredients for a creative explosion.
Last month, EA released a Simpsons-themed game for smartphone and tablet. It was popular but contained enough glitches that EA pulled it from the App store. Still, the company is moving toward more mobile games.
Pandora’s fiscal fourth quarter earnings results failed to meet expectations.