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Top 20 Games Deals for December 2015

 

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $5,900,000,000 King Digital Activision Blizzard Games Acquisition
2 $300,000,000 DraftKings Consortium Games Investment
3 $130,000,000 SGN Netmarble Games Investment
4 $52,000,000 Curse Undisclosed Games Investment
5 $38,331,125 Playful Undisclosed Games Investment
6 $30,000,000 CCP Games New Enterprise Associates, Novator Partners Games Investment
7 $26,000,000 Super Evil Megacorp Consortium Games Investment
8 $24,000,000 Machinima Warner Bros. Games Investment
9 $23,900,000 Akamon Entertainment Millennium Imperus Games Acquisition
10 $20,000,000 Niantic Consortium Games Investment
11 $18,000,000 Seriously Consortium Games Investment
12 $15,000,000 castAR Consortium Games Investment
13 $15,000,000 Skillz Consortium Games Investment
14 $14,000,000 Raptr Consortium Games Investment
15 $11,000,000 Mobcrush Consortium Games Investment
16 $10,000,000 Rumble Entertainment iDreamSky Games Investment
17 $8,000,000 Firefly Games Consortium Games Investment
18 $7,500,000 One Animation Jungle Ventures, DealStreetAsia Games Investment
19 $7,400,000 PlayFab Consortium Games Investment
20 $7,000,000 Kobojo Consortium Games Investment

More information

  1. Activision Blizzard to acquire King Digital for $5.9B (GIGA OM)
  2. DraftKings Raises $300 Million, Promises to Spend Much of It With Fox Sports (Re/Code)
  3. Netmarble Games Invests $130M in SGN (FinSMEs)
  4. Curse Raises $52M (FinSMEs)
  5. Playful Receives $25M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. CCP Games Raises $30M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. Super Evil Raises $26M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Warner Bros. invests $24M more into game video site Machinima (VentureBeat)
  9. Imperus Acquires Akamon Entertainment Millennium for $23.9M (FinSMEs)
  10. Niantic Labs Raises $20 Million to Turn the World Into An Augmented Reality Playground (Variety)
  11. Mobile game studio Seriously raises $18 million in Series A funding (Tech EU)
  12. castAR Closes $15m Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. Skillz Raises $15M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Raptr Raises $14M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  15. Mobcrush raises $11M for mobile game livestreaming (VentureBeat)
  16. iDreamSky invests $10 million into US core dev Rumble Entertainment (PocketGamer.biz)
  17. Firefly Games Raises $8M in Series A Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. Exclusive: One Animation raises $7.5m from investors led by Jungle Ventures (DealStreetAsia)
  19. PlayFab Raises $7.4M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Kobojo Raises $7M in Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Games Deals for November 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $5,900,000,000 King Digital Activision Blizzard Games Acquisition
2 $300,000,000 DraftKings Consortium Games Investment
3 $130,000,000 SGN Netmarble Games Investment
4 $52,000,000 Curse Undisclosed Games Investment
5 $38,331,125 Playful Undisclosed Games Investment
6 $30,000,000 CCP Games New Enterprise Associates, Novator Partners Games Investment
7 $26,000,000 Super Evil Megacorp Consortium Games Investment
8 $24,000,000 Machinima Warner Bros. Games Investment
9 $23,900,000 Akamon Entertainment Millennium Imperus Games Acquisition
10 $20,000,000 Niantic Consortium Games Investment
11 $18,000,000 Seriously Consortium Games Investment
12 $15,000,000 castAR Consortium Games Investment
13 $15,000,000 Skillz Consortium Games Investment
14 $14,000,000 Raptr Consortium Games Investment
15 $11,000,000 Mobcrush Consortium Games Investment
16 $10,000,000 Rumble Entertainment iDreamSky Games Investment
17 $8,000,000 Firefly Games Consortium Games Investment
18 $7,500,000 One Animation Jungle Ventures, DealStreetAsia Games Investment
19 $7,400,000 PlayFab Consortium Games Investment
20 $7,000,000 Kobojo Consortium Games Investment

More information

  1. Activision Blizzard to acquire King Digital for $5.9B (GIGA OM)
  2. DraftKings Raises $300 Million, Promises to Spend Much of It With Fox Sports (Re/Code)
  3. Netmarble Games Invests $130M in SGN (FinSMEs)
  4. Curse Raises $52M (FinSMEs)
  5. Playful Receives $25M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. CCP Games Raises $30M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. Super Evil Raises $26M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Warner Bros. invests $24M more into game video site Machinima (VentureBeat)
  9. Imperus Acquires Akamon Entertainment Millennium for $23.9M (FinSMEs)
  10. Niantic Labs Raises $20 Million to Turn the World Into An Augmented Reality Playground (Variety)
  11. Mobile game studio Seriously raises $18 million in Series A funding (Tech EU)
  12. castAR Closes $15m Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. Skillz Raises $15M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Raptr Raises $14M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  15. Mobcrush raises $11M for mobile game livestreaming (VentureBeat)
  16. iDreamSky invests $10 million into US core dev Rumble Entertainment (PocketGamer.biz)
  17. Firefly Games Raises $8M in Series A Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. Exclusive: One Animation raises $7.5m from investors led by Jungle Ventures (DealStreetAsia)
  19. PlayFab Raises $7.4M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Kobojo Raises $7M in Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Games Deals for October 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $300,000,000 DraftKings Consortium Games Investment
2 $130,000,000 SGN Netmarble Games Investment
3 $52,000,000 Curse Undisclosed Games Investment
4 $38,331,125 Playful Undisclosed Games Investment
5 $26,000,000 Super Evil Megacorp Consortium Games Investment
6 $24,000,000 Machinima Warner Bros. Games Investment
7 $20,000,000 Niantic Consortium Games Investment
8 $18,000,000 Seriously Consortium Games Investment
9 $15,000,000 Skillz Consortium Games Investment
10 $15,000,000 castAR Consortium Games Investment
11 $14,000,000 Raptr Consortium Games Investment
12 $11,000,000 Mobcrush Consortium Games Investment
13 $10,000,000 Rumble Entertainment iDreamSky Games Investment
14 $8,000,000 Firefly Games Consortium Games Investment
15 $7,500,000 One Animation Jungle Ventures, DealStreetAsia Games Investment
16 $7,400,000 PlayFab Consortium Games Investment
17 $7,000,000 Unikrn Consortium Games Investment
18 $7,000,000 Kobojo Consortium Games Investment
19 $6,687,927 Space Ape Games Silicon Valley Bank Games Investment
20 $6,500,000 Innospark Consortium Games Investment

More information

  1. DraftKings Raises $300 Million, Promises to Spend Much of It With Fox Sports (Re/Code)
  2. Netmarble Games Invests $130M in SGN (FinSMEs)
  3. Curse Raises $52M (FinSMEs)
  4. Playful Receives $25M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Super Evil Raises $26M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. Warner Bros. invests $24M more into game video site Machinima (VentureBeat)
  7. Niantic Labs Raises $20 Million to Turn the World Into An Augmented Reality Playground (Variety)
  8. Mobile game studio Seriously raises $18 million in Series A funding (Tech EU)
  9. Skillz Raises $15M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. castAR Closes $15m Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Raptr Raises $14M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  12. Mobcrush raises $11M for mobile game livestreaming (VentureBeat)
  13. iDreamSky invests $10 million into US core dev Rumble Entertainment (PocketGamer.biz)
  14. Firefly Games Raises $8M in Series A Financing (FinSMEs)
  15. Exclusive: One Animation raises $7.5m from investors led by Jungle Ventures (DealStreetAsia)
  16. PlayFab Raises $7.4M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Unikrn Raises $7M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. Kobojo Raises $7M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Space Ape Games Secures £4.25M in Growth Capital (FinSMEs)
  20. Innospark scores $6.5m in Series B funding (Games Industry)

Top 20 Games Deals for November 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $2,500,000,000 Mojang Microsoft Games Acquisition
2 $1,200,000,000 Multimedia Games Global Cash Access Games Acquisition
3 $970,000,000 Twitch Amazon Games Acquisition
4 $885,000,000 Big Fish Games Churchhill Downs Games Acquisition
5 $165,000,000 Bash Gaming GSN Games Games Acquisition
6 $120,000,000 Kabam Alibaba Group Games Investment
7 $110,000,000 4:33 Creative Lab Line, Tencent Games Investment
8 $100,000,000 DragonPlay Ltd. Bally Technologies Games Acquisition
9 $80,000,000 LineKong Consortium Games Investment
10 $74,000,000 FunPlus Consortium Games Investment
11 $70,000,000 FanDuel Consortium Games Investment
12 $50,000,000 Gumi Consortium Games Investment
13 $41,000,000 DraftKings Consortium Games Investment
14 $35,000,000 Scopely Consortium Games Investment
15 $34,500,000 Azubu Sapinda Group Games Investment
16 $30,000,000 Social Point Highland Capital Partners Europe, Idinvest Games Investment
17 $21,500,000 Joyme Fosun Capital Group, BlueRun Ventures Games Investment
18 $20,000,000 Westhouse Xiaomi Games Investment
19 $20,000,000 Playstudios Consortium Games Investment
20 $18,000,000 Machinima Warner Bros. Entertainment Games Investment

More information

  1. Minecraft’ Developer Mojang Acquired by Microsoft for $2.5 Billion as Notch Moves On (TouchArcade)
  2. Global Cash Access to Acquire Multimedia Games (Owler)
  3. THE NEWS WRAP: Amazon acquires game streaming platform Twitch for $970 million (StartupSmart)
  4. Big Fish Games to be acquired for $885 million by racetrack operator Churchill Downs (Geekwire)
  5. GSN’s $165M Bash Gaming Acquisition Nets 100X Return For Investors (TechCrunch)
  6. Kabam to Receive $120M Investment from Alibaba Group (FinSMEs)
  7. Line And Tencent Pour $110M Into Korea’s 4:33 Creative Lab Games Studio (TechCrunch)
  8. Bally Technologies acquires DragonPlay for $100m (Globes)
  9. Mobile Game Developer LineKong Rakes in $80 Million of Series C Funding (Technode)
  10. FunPlus Raises $74M in Venture Capital Financing (FinSMEs)
  11. FanDuel Raises $70 Million as Daily Fantasy Sports Battle Heats Up (Wall Street Journal)
  12. Gumi raises $50M, partners with Sega Networks in next step toward digital entertainment domination (TechInAsia)
  13. DraftKings, a Fantasy Sports Site, Raises $41 Million (NY Times DealBook)
  14. Scopely Raises $35M For Its Mobile Gaming Platform (TechCrunch)
  15. Twitch, MLG.TV e-sports rival Azubu secures $34.5M in latest funding round (VentureBeat)
  16. Social Point Raises $30M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Mobile Game Portal Joyme Gets $21.5 Million Series B Funding (TechNode)
  18. Xiaomi invests $20 million in Kingsoft-owned online gaming company (Tech in Asia)
  19. Playstudios Secures $20M in Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  20. Gaming video site Machinima confirms $18M round (Venture Beat)