Boonty Casual Game Platform Sold To Nexway

boontyWe just got word that the social game site is selling Boonty, the company’s underlying digital distribution platform, to Nexway, a leading EU player in legal online distribution, for an undisclosed sum. Nexway gets a top casual games platform already operating more than 25 countries; President and CEO Roman Nouzareth told us by e-mail that the sale will allow his company to focus on growing its site, which launched in May 2008 and now boasts 5 million monthly active players.