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Top 20 Games Deals for May 2016

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,200,000,000LeSportsConsortiumGamesInvestment
2$30,500,000AkiliConsortiumGamesInvestment
3$15,000,000Faceit ConsortiumGamesInvestment
4$10,000,000Next GamesConsortiumGamesInvestment
5$4,500,000Dojo MadnessConsortiumGamesInvestment
6$4,500,000ForgeConsortiumGamesInvestment
7$3,500,000Lucid SightRana Capital Partners, Salem PartnersGamesInvestment
8$3,400,000WinViewTom Rogers, Hank RatnerGamesInvestment
9$3,000,000Armada InteractiveConsortiumGamesInvestment
10$3,000,000icejam Build VenturesGamesInvestment
11$2,400,000SportsHeroNevada Iron LtdGamesInvestment
12$2,000,000CodeCombatConsortiumGamesInvestment
13$1,400,000Boom FantasyConsortiumGamesInvestment
14$1,100,000RevloConsortiumGamesInvestment
15$1,000,000eSports HeroeSports MogulGamesInvestment
16$781,424Kopla GamesKlaas KerstingGamesInvestment
17UndisclosedHoolai GamesWanda Cinema LineGamesAcquisition
18UndisclosedBytro LabsStillfrontGamesAcquisition
19UndisclosedToca BocaSpin MasterGamesAcquisition
20UndisclosedRather Dashing GamesKalmbach PublishingGamesAcquisition

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  1. LeSports Secures $1.2 Billion in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  2. Akili gets $30.5 million investment for ‘digital medicine’ games (Gamasutra)
  3. Faceit Secures $15M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  4. Next Games secures $10m in new funding (GamesIndustry.biz)
  5. Dojo Madness raises $4.5M to turn your mobile phone into an eSports coach (TechCrunch)
  6. Forge Raises $4.5 Million in Seed Financing (BusinessWire)
  7. Lucid Sight scores $3.5 million for VR game development and ad platform (VentureBeat)
  8. WinView Closes $3.4m Series A Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  9. Armada Interactive Secures $3M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. icejam Raises CDN$3m in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Gamified Social Sports Prediction Platform SportsHero Raises $2.4M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. CodeCombat raises $2 mln from Third Kind, Andreessen, Allen (PE HUB)
  13. Boom Fantasy Raises $1.4M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Revlo raises $1.1 million to let livestreamers engage and monetize their fans (VentureBeat)
  15. eSports Hero Raises $1M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Kopla Games Raised €700K in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Wanda Buys Marketing Specialist Propaganda GEM, Hoolai Games (Variety)
  18. Stillfront Group AB: Stillfront finalizes acquisition of Bytro Labs (Nasdaq GlobeNewswire)
  19. Spin Master announces the purchase of Toca Boca and Sago Mini, leading global kids mobile digital app brands (Spinmaster)
  20. Kalmbach Publishing acquires board game creator (BizTimes)

Top 20 Games Deals for April 2016

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,200,000,000LeSportsConsortiumGamesInvestment
2$170,000,000GarenaKhazanah Nasional BhdGamesInvestment
3$30,500,000AkiliConsortiumGamesInvestment
4$15,000,000Faceit ConsortiumGamesInvestment
5$10,000,000Next GamesConsortiumGamesInvestment
6$4,500,000ForgeConsortiumGamesInvestment
7$3,000,000Armada InteractiveConsortiumGamesInvestment
8$3,000,000icejam Build VenturesGamesInvestment
9$1,400,000Boom FantasyConsortiumGamesInvestment
10$1,000,000eSports HeroeSports MogulGamesInvestment
11$781,424Kopla GamesKlaas KerstingGamesInvestment
12UndisclosedToca BocaSpin MasterGamesAcquisition
13UndisclosedRather Dashing GamesKalmbach PublishingGamesAcquisition
14UndisclosedTrulySocialConsortiumGamesInvestment
15UndisclosedAltusSEGAGamesAcquisition
16UndisclosedGamezeboiWinGamesAcquisition
17UndisclosedPlumbeeGSN GamesGamesAcquisition
18UndisclosedViximoPocket GamesGamesAcquisition
19UndisclosedQuest DropAdwaysGamesInvestment
20UndisclosedMinecraftEDUMicrosoftGamesAcquisition

More information

  1. LeSports Secures $1.2 Billion in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  2. Singapore’s Garena Raises New Funds, Valuing It at $3.75 Billion (The Wall Street Journal)
  3. Akili gets $30.5 million investment for ‘digital medicine’ games (Gamasutra)
  4. Faceit Secures $15M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Next Games secures $10m in new funding (GamesIndustry.biz)
  6. Forge Raises $4.5 Million in Seed Financing (BusinessWire)
  7. Armada Interactive Secures $3M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. icejam Raises CDN$3m in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Boom Fantasy Raises $1.4M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. eSports Hero Raises $1M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Kopla Games Raised €700K in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Spin Master announces the purchase of Toca Boca and Sago Mini, leading global kids mobile digital app brands (Spinmaster)
  13. Kalmbach Publishing acquires board game creator (BizTimes)
  14. TrulySocial raises investment from Nazara Games, London Venture Partners and Supercell game lead (Pocket Gamer)
  15. SEGA’s acquisition of Atlus USA finalized, will publish all titles in North America (VG247)
  16. iWin, Inc. to acquire Gamezebo (PR Newswire)
  17. Sony’s GSN Games acquires rival U.K. social casino slots studio Plumbee (VentureBeat)
  18. Pocket Games Buys Viximo (FinSMEs)
  19. Quest Drop raises money to help the next Flappy Bird soar in Southeast Asia (Tech In Asia)
  20. Microsoft Acquires MinecraftEDU (FinSMEs)

Top Games Deals for March 2016

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,200,000,000LeSportsConsortiumGamesInvestment
2$170,000,000GarenaKhazanah Nasional BhdGamesInvestment
3$30,500,000AkiliConsortiumGamesInvestment
4$15,000,000Faceit ConsortiumGamesInvestment
5$10,000,000Next GamesConsortiumGamesInvestment
6$4,500,000ForgeConsortiumGamesInvestment
7$3,000,000icejam Build VenturesGamesInvestment
8$1,400,000Boom FantasyConsortiumGamesInvestment
9$1,000,000eSports HeroeSports MogulGamesInvestment
10$781,424Kopla GamesKlaas KerstingGamesInvestment
11UndisclosedGamezeboiWinGamesAcquisition
12UndisclosedPlumbeeGSN GamesGamesAcquisition
13UndisclosedViximoPocket GamesGamesAcquisition
14UndisclosedQuest DropAdwaysGamesInvestment
15UndisclosedMinecraftEDUMicrosoftGamesAcquisition
16UndisclosedFantasy LabsMark CubanGamesInvestment

More information

  1. LeSports Secures $1.2 Billion in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  2. Singapore’s Garena Raises New Funds, Valuing It at $3.75 Billion (The Wall Street Journal)
  3. Akili gets $30.5 million investment for ‘digital medicine’ games (Gamasutra)
  4. Faceit Secures $15M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Next Games secures $10m in new funding (GamesIndustry.biz)
  6. Forge Raises $4.5 Million in Seed Financing (BusinessWire)
  7. icejam Raises CDN$3m in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Boom Fantasy Raises $1.4M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. eSports Hero Raises $1M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Kopla Games Raised €700K in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. iWin, Inc. to acquire Gamezebo (PR Newswire)
  12. Sony’s GSN Games acquires rival U.K. social casino slots studio Plumbee (VentureBeat)
  13. Pocket Games Buys Viximo (FinSMEs)
  14. Quest Drop raises money to help the next Flappy Bird soar in Southeast Asia (Tech In Asia)
  15. Microsoft Acquires MinecraftEDU (FinSMEs)
  16. Fantasy Labs Secures Investment from Mark Cuban (FinSMEs)