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Top 20 Games Deals for December 2016

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,200,000,000 LeSports Consortium Games Investment
2 $226,000,000 Douyu TV Tencent, Phoenix Capital Games Investment
3 $150,000,000 DraftKings Revolution Growth Games Investment
4 $30,500,000 Akili Consortium Games Investment
5 $30,000,000 Pixonic Mail.Ru Games Acquisition
6 $25,000,000 Bonfire Studios Andreessen Horowitz, Riot Games Games Investment
7 $21,935,925 Team17 LDC Games Investment
8 $21,750,000 Big Viking Games Consortium Games Investment
9 $20,000,000 Mobcrush Consortium Games Investment
10 $15,000,000 Faceit Consortium Games Investment
11 $11,800,000 Paradox Interactive Undisclosed Games Investment
12 $10,000,000 Firefly Games China Construction Bank International Holdings, China Credit Limited Holdings Games Investment
13 $10,000,000 Kahoot! Consortium Games Investment
14 $10,000,000 Next Games Consortium Games Investment
15 $8,250,000 GameCo Consortium Games Investment
16 $7,500,000 Plain Vanilla Glu Mobile Games Investment
17 $5,579,450 Gumbler Consortium Games Investment
18 $5,000,000 First Contact Entertainment Undisclosed Games Investment
19 $4,873,000 Super League Gaming Toba Capital, aXiomatic Games Investment
20 $4,600,000 Huuuge Consortium Games Investment

More information

  1. LeSports Secures $1.2 Billion in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  2. Tencent leads the US$226M financing of Twitch-like streaming site, Douyu TV (e27)
  3. Online Fantasy Sports Company DraftKings Raises $150M (FinSMEs)
  4. Akili gets $30.5 million investment for ‘digital medicine’ games (Gamasutra)
  5. ProCEEd #74 > Mail.Ru buys Pixonic for $30M, Lithuania receives €58.8M to form new VC funds, Yandex shuts down its startup accelerator (ProCEEd)
  6. World of Warcraft’s lead designer announces new studio with $25M in funding (Built In LA)
  7. Games Developer Team17 Secures £16.5M from LDC (FinSMEs)
  8. Big Viking Games Raises $21.75M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Mobcrush Completes $20M Series B Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  10. Faceit Secures $15M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Games company Paradox Interactive raises $11.8M from the crowd (TechCrunch)
  12. Firefly Games raises $10 million to make Hollywood-based mobile games (VentureBeat)
  13. Kahoot! Closes $10m Financing Round To Help Improve Learning For All (Medium)
  14. Next Games secures $10m in new funding (GamesIndustry.biz)
  15. GameCo Raises $8.25M in Seed and Series A Financing (FinSMEs)
  16. Plain Vanilla Raises up to $7.5M from Glu Mobile (FinSMEs)
  17. Swedish real-money eSports company Gumbler raises €5 million from tennis and football stars (PocketGamer)
  18. First Contact Entertainment Raises US $5M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Super League Gaming Raises $5M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Huuuge Raises $4.6M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Games Deals for September 2016

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,200,000,000 LeSports Consortium Games Investment
2 $226,000,000 Douyu TV Tencent, Phoenix Capital Games Investment
3 $150,000,000 DraftKings Revolution Growth Games Investment
4 $30,500,000 Akili Consortium Games Investment
5 $25,000,000 Bonfire Studios Andreessen Horowitz, Riot Games Games Investment
6 $21,935,925 Team17 LDC Games Investment
7 $15,000,000 Faceit Consortium Games Investment
8 $11,800,000 Paradox Interactive Undisclosed Games Investment
9 $10,000,000 Kahoot! Consortium Games Investment
10 $10,000,000 Firefly Games China Construction Bank International Holdings, China Credit Limited Holdings Games Investment
11 $10,000,000 Next Games Consortium Games Investment
12 $8,250,000 GameCo Consortium Games Investment
13 $5,579,450 Gumbler Consortium Games Investment
14 $4,600,000 Huuuge Consortium Games Acquisition
15 $4,500,000 Forge Consortium Games Investment
16 $4,500,000 Dojo Madness Consortium Games Investment
17 $4,495,880 Critical Force NHN Entertainment Corp Games Investment
18 $4,100,000 codeSpark Consortium Games Investment
19 $4,000,000 LiquidSky Consortium Games Investment
20 $3,500,000 Polyarc Consortium Games Investment

More information

  1. LeSports Secures $1.2 Billion in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  2. Tencent leads the US$226M financing of Twitch-like streaming site, Douyu TV (e27)
  3. Online Fantasy Sports Company DraftKings Raises $150M (FinSMEs)
  4. Akili gets $30.5 million investment for ‘digital medicine’ games (Gamasutra)
  5. World of Warcraft’s lead designer announces new studio with $25M in funding (Built In LA)
  6. Games Developer Team17 Secures £16.5M from LDC (FinSMEs)
  7. Faceit Secures $15M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Games company Paradox Interactive raises $11.8M from the crowd (TechCrunch)
  9. Kahoot! Closes $10m Financing Round To Help Improve Learning For All (Medium)
  10. Firefly Games raises $10 million to make Hollywood-based mobile games (VentureBeat)
  11. Next Games secures $10m in new funding (GamesIndustry.biz)
  12. GameCo Raises $8.25M in Seed and Series A Financing (FinSMEs)
  13. Swedish real-money eSports company Gumbler raises €5 million from tennis and football stars (PocketGamer)
  14. Huuuge Raises $4.6M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Gameplay Video Capture & Sharing Platform Forge Raises $4.5M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Dojo Madness raises $4.5M to turn your mobile phone into an eSports coach (TechCrunch)
  17. Finnish eSports Gaming Firm Raises Impressive €4 Mln Seed Round (Arctic Startup)
  18. CodeSpark raises $4.1 million for games that teach kids how to code (TechCrunch)
  19. Cloud Gaming Platform LiquidSky Raises $4M (FinSMEs)
  20. After helping build Destiny, ex-Bungie developers raise $3.5M for new VR startup Polyarc (Geekwire)

Top 20 Games Deals for August 2016

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,200,000,000 LeSports Consortium Games Investment
2 $226,000,000 Douyu TV Tencent, Phoenix Capital Games Investment
3 $30,500,000 Akili Consortium Games Investment
4 $15,000,000 Faceit Consortium Games Investment
5 $11,800,000 Paradox Interactive Undisclosed Games Investment
6 $10,000,000 Firefly Games China Construction Bank International Holdings, China Credit Limited Holdings Games Investment
7 $10,000,000 Next Games Consortium Games Investment
8 $4,600,000 Huuuge Consortium Games Acquisition
9 $4,500,000 Forge Consortium Games Investment
10 $4,500,000 Dojo Madness Consortium Games Investment
11 $4,500,000 Forge Consortium Games Investment
12 $3,500,000 Lucid Sight Rana Capital Partners, Salem Partners Games Investment
13 $3,400,000 WinView Tom Rogers, Hank Ratner Games Investment
14 $3,000,000 Armada Interactive Consortium Games Investment
15 $3,000,000 icejam Build Ventures Games Investment
16 $2,500,000 Futureplay Consortium Games Investment
17 $2,400,000 SportsHero Nevada Iron Ltd Games Investment
18 $2,300,000 Sensei Consortium Games Investment
19 $2,100,000 Piper Consortium Games Investment
20 $2,000,000 GameOn Consortium Games Investment

More information

  1. LeSports Secures $1.2 Billion in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  2. Tencent leads the US$226M financing of Twitch-like streaming site, Douyu TV (e27)
  3. Akili gets $30.5 million investment for ‘digital medicine’ games (Gamasutra)
  4. Faceit Secures $15M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Games company Paradox Interactive raises $11.8M from the crowd (TechCrunch)
  6. Firefly Games raises $10 million to make Hollywood-based mobile games (VentureBeat)
  7. Next Games secures $10m in new funding (GamesIndustry.biz)
  8. Huuuge Raises $4.6M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Gameplay Video Capture & Sharing Platform Forge Raises $4.5M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Dojo Madness raises $4.5M to turn your mobile phone into an eSports coach (TechCrunch)
  11. Forge Raises $4.5 Million in Seed Financing (BusinessWire)
  12. Lucid Sight scores $3.5 million for VR game development and ad platform (VentureBeat)
  13. WinView Closes $3.4m Series A Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  14. Armada Interactive Secures $3M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. icejam Raises CDN$3m in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Futureplay Games Raises $2.5M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Gamified Social Sports Prediction Platform SportsHero Raises $2.4M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. Mastery Platform for Competitive Gaming Gamer Sensei Raises $2.3M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Piper Raises $2.1 Million to Teach Kids to Code Through Minecraft (EdSurge)
  20. Mobile Sports Fan Engagement Platform GameOn Closes $2M Funding Round (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Games Deals for July 2016

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,200,000,000 LeSports Consortium Games Investment
2 $30,500,000 Akili Consortium Games Investment
3 $15,000,000 Faceit Consortium Games Investment
4 $11,800,000 Paradox Interactive Undisclosed Games Investment
5 $10,000,000 Next Games Consortium Games Investment
6 $4,500,000 Forge Consortium Games Investment
7 $4,500,000 Dojo Madness Consortium Games Investment
8 $4,500,000 Forge Consortium Games Investment
9 $3,500,000 Lucid Sight Rana Capital Partners, Salem Partners Games Investment
10 $3,400,000 WinView Tom Rogers, Hank Ratner Games Investment
11 $3,400,000 iCandy Undisclosed Games Public
12 $3,000,000 Armada Interactive Consortium Games Investment
13 $3,000,000 icejam Build Ventures Games Investment
14 $2,400,000 SportsHero Nevada Iron Ltd Games Investment
15 $2,300,000 Sensei Consortium Games Investment
16 $2,100,000 Piper Consortium Games Investment
17 $2,000,000 GameOn Consortium Games Investment
18 $2,000,000 CodeCombat Consortium Games Investment
19 $1,400,000 Boom Fantasy Consortium Games Investment
20 $1,300,250 Peak Consortium Games Investment

More information

  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. Games company Paradox Interactive raises $11.8M from the crowd (TechCrunch)
  5. Next Games secures $10m in new funding (GamesIndustry.biz)
  6. Gameplay Video Capture & Sharing Platform Forge Raises $4.5M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. Dojo Madness raises $4.5M to turn your mobile phone into an eSports coach (TechCrunch)
  8. Forge Raises $4.5 Million in Seed Financing (BusinessWire)
  9. Lucid Sight scores $3.5 million for VR game development and ad platform (VentureBeat)
  10. WinView Closes $3.4m Series A Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  11. Malaysian games studio raises $3.4m after IPO in Australia (Tech In Asia)
  12. Armada Interactive Secures $3M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. icejam Raises CDN$3m in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Gamified Social Sports Prediction Platform SportsHero Raises $2.4M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Mastery Platform for Competitive Gaming Gamer Sensei Raises $2.3M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Piper Raises $2.1 Million to Teach Kids to Code Through Minecraft (EdSurge)
  17. Mobile Sports Fan Engagement Platform GameOn Closes $2M Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  18. CodeCombat raises $2 mln from Third Kind, Andreessen, Allen (PE HUB)
  19. Boom Fantasy Raises $1.4M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Peak raises £1m to make businesses smarter without a data scientist in sight (We Are Tech North)