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SEGA buys UK Sports Interactive

LONDON (April 4, 2006) SEGA Holdings Europe Ltd., today announced that the company has acquired the multi award-winning development studio, Sports Interactive. Founded in 1994 by Paul and Oliver Collyer and operating from offices in Islington, North London, the brothers are the talented creators behind the hugely successful Football Manager series – which with only two titles from the franchise released so far, has sold in excess of 1.5 million copies and became the second fastest selling PC game of all time in the UK. The groundbreaking deal sees SEGA acquiring a company that has maintained the heritage and experience...