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Top 20 Games Deals for September 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 $165,000,000 Bash Gaming GSN Games Games Acquisition
5 $120,000,000 Kabam Alibaba Group Games Investment
6 $100,000,000 DragonPlay Ltd. Bally Technologies Games Acquisition
7 $80,000,000 LineKong Consortium Games Investment
8 $74,000,000 FunPlus Consortium Games Investment
9 $70,000,000 FanDuel Consortium Games Investment
10 $50,000,000 Gumi Consortium Games Investment
11 $41,000,000 DraftKings Consortium Games Investment
12 $34,500,000 Azubu Sapinda Group Games Investment
13 $30,000,000 Social Point Highland Capital Partners Europe, Idinvest Games Investment
14 $21,500,000 Joyme Fosun Capital Group,
BlueRun Ventures
Games Investment
15 $20,000,000 Westhouse Xiaomi Games Investment
16 $18,000,000 Machinima Warner Bros. Entertainment Games Investment
17 $15,000,000 Octro Sequoia Capital Games Investment
18 $15,000,000 Super Evil Megacorp Undisclosed Games Investment
19 $15,000,000 Kiwi Consortium Games Investment
20 $13,000,000 BlueStacks Samsung Ventures 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. GSN’s $165M Bash Gaming Acquisition Nets 100X Return For Investors (TechCrunch)
  5. Kabam to Receive $120M Investment from Alibaba Group (FinSMEs)
  6. Bally Technologies acquires DragonPlay for $100m (Globes)
  7. Mobile Game Developer LineKong Rakes in $80 Million of Series C Funding (Technode)
  8. FunPlus Raises $74M in Venture Capital Financing (FinSMEs)
  9. FanDuel Raises $70 Million as Daily Fantasy Sports Battle Heats Up (Wall Street Journal)
  10. Gumi raises $50M, partners with Sega Networks in next step toward digital entertainment domination (TechInAsia)
  11. DraftKings, a Fantasy Sports Site, Raises $41 Million (NY Times DealBook)
  12. Twitch, MLG.TV e-sports rival Azubu secures $34.5M in latest funding round (VentureBeat)
  13. Social Point Raises $30M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Mobile Game Portal Joyme Gets $21.5 Million Series B Funding (TechNode)
  15. Xiaomi invests $20 million in Kingsoft-owned online gaming company (Tech in Asia)
  16. Gaming video site Machinima confirms $18M round (Venture Beat)
  17. Octro Raises $15M in Series A funding (FinSMEs)
  18. Super Evil Megacorp Raises $15 Million to Prove Mobile Gaming Can Be Hardcore (Re/Code)
  19. Kiwi Closes $15M Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  20. Samsung Backs GamePop As BlueStacks Adds $13M In New Funding (TechCrunch)