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Top 20 Games Deals for 2014

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$165,000,000Bash GamingGSN GamesGamesAcquisition
2$100,000,000DragonPlay Ltd.Bally TechnologiesGamesAcquisition
4$74,000,000FunPlus ConsortiumGamesInvestment
6$34,500,000Azubu Sapinda GroupGamesInvestment
7$30,000,000Social Point Highland Capital Partners Europe, IdinvestGamesInvestment
8$21,500,000JoymeFosun Capital Group,BlueRun VenturesGamesInvestment
10$18,000,000MachinimaWarner Bros. EntertainmentGamesInvestment
11$15,000,000Octro Sequoia CapitalGamesInvestment
12$15,000,000Super Evil MegacorpUndisclosedGamesInvestment
13$13,000,000BlueStacksSamsung VenturesGamesInvestment
14$12,200,000FlaregamesAccel Partners, T-VentureGamesInvestment
15$10,000,000Curse Inc.GGV CapitalGamesInvestment
17$7,000,000ThatgamecompanyCapital TodayGamesInvestment
18$6,500,000If You Can CompanyConsortiumGamesInvestment
19$6,000,000Next GamesConsortiumGamesInvestment
20$5,000,000Industrial Toys Accel PartnersGamesInvestment

More information

  1. GSN’s $165M Bash Gaming Acquisition Nets 100X Return For Investors (TechCrunch)
  2. Bally Technologies acquires DragonPlay for $100m (Globes)
  3. Mobile Game Developer LineKong Rakes in $80 Million of Series C Funding (Technode)
  4. FunPlus Raises $74M in Venture Capital Financing (FinSMEs)
  5. Gumi raises $50M, partners with Sega Networks in next step toward digital entertainment domination (TechInAsia)
  6. Twitch, MLG.TV e-sports rival Azubu secures $34.5M in latest funding round (VentureBeat)
  7. Social Point Raises $30M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Mobile Game Portal Joyme Gets $21.5 Million Series B Funding (TechNode)
  9. Xiaomi invests $20 million in Kingsoft-owned online gaming company (Tech in Asia)
  10. Gaming video site Machinima confirms $18M round (Venture Beat)
  11. Octro Raises $15M in Series A funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Super Evil Megacorp Raises $15 Million to Prove Mobile Gaming Can Be Hardcore (Re/Code)
  13. Samsung Backs GamePop As BlueStacks Adds $13M In New Funding (TechCrunch)
  14. Germany’s Flaregames raises $12.2M for free-to-play mobile games (VentureBeat)
  15. Overseas Companies Look to China as U.S.’s Curse Inc. Scores New Funding (Wall Street Journal)
  16. Kamcord gets $7.1 million in funding for mobile game videos (Gigaom)
  17. Thatgamecompany Raises $7 Million to Fund Follow Up to ‘Journey’ (Variety)
  18. If You Can Company Raises $6.5M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Next Games Raises $6M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Industrial Toys Raises $5M From Accel To Build Tablet Games For Serious Players (TechCrunch)