Top 20 Games Deals for April 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,000,000,000 Outfit7 United Luck Group Holdings Games Acquisition
2 $250,000,000 Social Point Take-Two Interactive Software Games Acquisition
3 $219,000,000 32Red Kindred Group Games Acquisition
4 $143,000,000 Seasun Tencent Holdings Games Investment
5 $100,000,000 DraftKings Undisclosed Games Investment
6 $92,000,000 Roblox Corporation Meritech Capital Partners, Index Ventures Games Investment
7 $62,064,750 Eyecon Playtech Games Acquisition
8 $58,204,680 Shinezone Consortium Games Investment
9 $10,000,000 Avalanche Studios Nordisk Film Games Investment
10 $9,000,000 Legends of Learning Baltimore Angels Games Investment
11 $8,500,000 Disruptor Beam Romulus Capital, GrandBanks Capital Games Investment
12 $7,840,000 Fig Consortium Games Investment
13 $7,000,000 Fnatic Consortium Games Investment
14 $6,221,000 Blazing Griffin Scottish Investment Bank Games Investment
15 $5,755,671 Small Giant Games Consortium Games Investment
16 $5,000,000 Mech Mocha Consortium Games Investment
17 $2,900,000 Shipyard Games Supercell Games Investment
18 $2,700,000 TrapLight Games Consortium Games Investment
19 $2,670,125 Tilak Healthcare iBionext Growth Fund Games Investment
20 $2,572,500 Blacknut Undisclosed Games Investment

More information

  1. Chinese group buys Talking Tom app maker Outfit7 for $1b (Deal Street Asia)
  2. Take-Two buys Spain’s Social Point mobile game studio for at least $250 million (VentureBeat)
  3. Kindred to Buy 32Red for $219 Million in Latest Gaming Deal (Bloomberg)
  4. Tencent Makes USD143 Million Strategic Investment In Seasun (China Tech News)
  5. Dodgers’ Boehly Leads $100 Million DraftKings Investment (Bloomberg)
  6. Roblox Corporation snags $92 million investment round (Develop)
  7. Playtech Buys Online Bingo Specialist Eyecon for £50m (Finance Magnates)
  8. Mobile and Browser Game Developer Shinezone Wins RMB 400 Mln Series B (Marbridge Consulting)
  9. Mad Max developer Avalanche scores $10 million from Nordic film giant (VentureBeat)
  10. Legends of Learning raises $9 million for expansion (Balitmore Sun)
  11. ‘Star Trek Timelines’ game maker Disruptor Beam raises $8.5M (TechCrunch)
  12. Fig raises $7.8 million to expand game crowdfunding platform (VentureBeat)
  13. Teams from the NBA, MLB, and Italian soccer invested $7 million in esports team Fnatic (Business Insider )
  14. The Ship: Remastered dev Blazing Griffin secures £5M in funding (Gamasutra)
  15. Small Giant Games raises 5.4 mln euros (Arctic Startup)
  16. Mech Mocha raises $5 million in Series A from Accel Partners & other investors (Bizztor)
  17. Shipyard Games raises $2.9 million from Clash Royale maker Supercell (Venture Beat)
  18. Big Bang Racing developer Traplight raises $2.7 million to create games for the Minecraft generation (PocketGamer)
  19. Tilak Healthcare Raises €2.5 Million from iBionext Growth Fund (Business Wire)
  20. French Blacknut raises €2.4 million for its “Netflix for video games” (
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