THQ Buys UK Development Studio

Agoura Hills-based THQ has purchased another developer in the video games space. The firm has acquired Juice Games Ltd., a developer of PS/2, Xbox, and Windows PC software. Juice is the developer of a popular street racing game. Colin Bell, former managing director of Juice Games will be general manager of the firm. Financial terms were not disclosed. Juice employs over 50 staff in its UK offices. THQ is a developer and publisher of interactive entertainment software.