Zynga (ZNGA) has struck a deal with Hasbro (HAS) to develop toys and board games based on the...

|About: Zynga (ZNGA)|By:, SA News Editor

Zynga (ZNGA) has struck a deal with Hasbro (HAS) to develop toys and board games based on the characters seen in Facebook games such as FarmVille and CityVille. Perhaps Zynga was motivated by the enormous success seen by Rovio, whom it attempted to acquire, in creating a merchandise business around Angry Birds.