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Top Games Deals for April 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $24,000,000 Machinima Warner Bros. Games Investment
2 $14,000,000 Raptr Consortium Games Investment
3 $8,000,000 Firefly Games Consortium Games Investment
4 $7,400,000 PlayFab Consortium Games Investment
5 $5,000,000 99Games Ascent Capital, Kalaari Capital Games Investment
6 $3,300,000 Memorado Consortium Games Investment
7 $2,400,000 CodeFights Consortium Games Investment
8 $1,400,000 MatchMe Xurpas Games Acquisition
9 $1,000,000 Frenzoo Consortium Games Investment
10 $1,000,000 TecSport Games Moneta Ventures Games Investment
11 $750,000 Sinoze InVent Games Investment
12 $704,000 Daylight Studios Consortium Games Investment
13 Undisclosed OnLive Sony Games Acquisition
14 Undisclosed Everywear Games Sunstone Technology Ventures, Lifeline Ventures Games Investment
15 Undisclosed HeYou Games Consortium Games Investment
16 Undisclosed Hammer & Chisel Consortium Games Investment
17 Undisclosed Magic Pixel Games Kabam Games Acquisition
18 Undisclosed TapZen Kabam Games Acquisition
19 Undisclosed PlaySpace Faraday Venture Partners, The José Manuel Entrecanales Foundation Games Investment

More information

  1. Warner Bros. invests $24M more into game video site Machinima (VentureBeat)
  2. Raptr Raises $14M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  3. Firefly Games Raises $8M in Series A Financing (FinSMEs)
  4. PlayFab Raises $7.4M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. India’s 99Games raises series B funding to expand portfolio (Tech In Asia)
  6. Memorado Raises $3.3M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. CodeFights Scores $2.4 Million To Turn Coding Practice Into A Game (TechCrunch)
  8. Philippines’ Xurpas buys into Singapore-based gaming firm MatchMe (Tech In Asia)
  9. Me Girl avatar game company discloses a fresh $1M to make more titles (Tech In Asia)
  10. TecSport Games Raises $1M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Thai games studio Sinoze raises $750k from InVent, VC arm of Thailand’s largest telco (Tech In Asia)
  12. Daylight Studios gets $704k to help game developers around the world enter Southeast Asia (Tech In Asia)
  13. Sony Is Buying OnLive’s 140 Cloud Gaming Patents And Other Tech, OnLive To Close April 30 (TechCrunch)
  14. Everywear Games Raises Seed Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  15. HeYou Games Raises Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Hammer & Chisel Closes Series B Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  17. Kabam Acquires TapZen and Magic Pixel Games (FinSMEs)
  18. Kabam Acquires TapZen and Magic Pixel Games (FinSMEs)
  19. PlaySpace Secures Second Funding (FinSMEs)

Top Games Deals for February 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $24,000,000 Machinima Warner Bros. Games Investment
2 $8,000,000 Firefly Games Consortium Games Investment
3 $7,400,000 PlayFab Consortium Games Investment
4 $1,000,000 TecSport Games Moneta Ventures Games Investment
5 Undisclosed PlaySpace Faraday Venture Partners, The José Manuel Entrecanales Foundation Games Investment
6 Undisclosed Magic Pixel Games Kabam Games Acquisition
7 Undisclosed TapZen Kabam Games Acquisition
8 Undisclosed Hammer & Chisel Consortium Games Investment

More information

  1. Warner Bros. invests $24M more into game video site Machinima (VentureBeat)
  2. Firefly Games Raises $8M in Series A Financing (FinSMEs)
  3. PlayFab Raises $7.4M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  4. TecSport Games Raises $1M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. PlaySpace Secures Second Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. Kabam Acquires TapZen and Magic Pixel Games (FinSMEs)
  7. Kabam Acquires TapZen and Magic Pixel Games (FinSMEs)
  8. Hammer & Chisel Closes Series B Funding Round (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Acquisitions for January 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $350,000,000 Annapurna Labs Amazon Software & Services Acquisition
2 $280,000,000 Travelocity Expedia Transactions Acquisition
3 $125,000,000 NetProspex Dun & Bradstreet Marketing Acquisition
4 $36,000,000 Code School Pluralsight Software & Services Acquisition
5 $21,000,000 American HealthCare Lending Prosper Marketplace Transactions Acquisition
6 Undisclosed Access Technology Group TA Associates Software & Services Acquisition
7 Undisclosed ClearMomentum Ipreo Software & Services Acquisition
8 Undisclosed Composyt Light Labs Intel Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
9 Undisclosed Dispop Admedo Marketing Acquisition
10 Undisclosed Logibec GI Partners Software & Services Acquisition
11 Undisclosed Magic Pixel Games Kabam Games Acquisition
12 Undisclosed Newsflo Elsevier Software & Services Acquisition
13 Undisclosed NimbleTV Synacor Media Acquisition
14 Undisclosed Pixelapse Dropbox Transactions Acquisition
15 Undisclosed PremiumBeat Shutterstock Software & Services Acquisition
16 Undisclosed QuickFire Networks Facebook Software & Services Acquisition
17 Undisclosed Revolution Analytics Microsoft Software & Services Acquisition
18 Undisclosed Rex Features Shutterstock Software & Services Acquisition
19 Undisclosed Semetric Apple Software & Services Acquisition
20 Undisclosed Tagg Whistle Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition

More information

  1. Amazon buys secretive chip maker Annapurna Labs for $350 million (Extreme Tech)
  2. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  3. Dun & Bradstreet Acquires NetProspex for $125M (FinSMEs)
  4. Online Learning Service Pluralsight Acquires Code School For $36 Million (TechCrunch)
  5. Prosper Marketplace Acquires American HealthCare Lending for $21M (FinSMEs)
  6. TA Associates Acquires Majority Interest in Access Technology Group (FinSMEs)
  7. Ipreo Acquires ClearMomentum (FinSMEs)
  8. Intel Buys Smart Eyewear Maker Composyt (EWeek)
  9. Admedo Acquires Dispop (FinSMEs)
  10. GI Partners Acquires by Logibec (FinSMEs)
  11. Kabam Acquires TapZen and Magic Pixel Games (FinSMEs)
  12. Elsevier Acquires Newsflo (FinSMEs)
  13. Synacor Acquires NimbleTV, Startup That Streamed Live TV Online (Variety)
  14. Dropbox Acquires Pixelapse, A Startup Building Collaboration Tools For Designers (TechCrunch)
  15. Shutterstock Acquires Rex Features And PremiumBeat (TechCrunch)
  16. Facebook Acquires QuickFire Networks (FinSMEs)
  17. Microsoft to acquire Revolution Analytics to help customers find big data value with advanced statistical analysis (Microsoft)
  18. Shutterstock Acquires Rex Features And PremiumBeat (TechCrunch)
  19. Apple Buys UK Startup Behind Musicmetric To Add Analytics To Beats (TechCrunch)
  20. Whistle Raises $15M in Series B Funding; Acquires Tagg (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Games Deals for December 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 Playstudios Consortium Games Investment
19 $20,000,000 Westhouse Xiaomi 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. Playstudios Secures $20M in Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  19. Xiaomi invests $20 million in Kingsoft-owned online gaming company (Tech in Asia)
  20. Gaming video site Machinima confirms $18M round (Venture Beat)