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Top Games Deals for January 2016

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $30,500,000 Akili Consortium Games Investment
2 $15,000,000 Faceit Consortium Games Investment
3 $10,000,000 Next Games Consortium Games Investment
4 $3,000,000 icejam Build Ventures Games Investment
5 $1,400,000 Boom Fantasy Consortium Games Investment
6 Undisclosed Fantasy Labs Mark Cuban Games Investment
7 Undisclosed MinecraftEDU Microsoft Games Acquisition
8 Undisclosed Quest Drop Adways Games Investment

More information

  1. Akili gets $30.5 million investment for ‘digital medicine’ games (Gamasutra)
  2. Faceit Secures $15M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  3. Next Games secures $10m in new funding (GamesIndustry.biz)
  4. icejam Raises CDN$3m in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Boom Fantasy Raises $1.4M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. Fantasy Labs Secures Investment from Mark Cuban (FinSMEs)
  7. Microsoft Acquires MinecraftEDU (FinSMEs)
  8. Quest Drop raises money to help the next Flappy Bird soar in Southeast Asia (Tech In Asia)

Top 20 European Deals for January 2016

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $184,563,200 Skyscanner Consortium Transactions Investment
2 $107,931,000 Deezer Access Industries, Orange Media Investment
3 $50,000,000 HighQ Consortium Software & Services Investment
4 $30,000,000 NewVoiceMedia Consortium Software & Services Investment
5 $25,000,000 Movinga Consortium Transactions Investment
6 $25,000,000 Vivino Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
7 $16,289,925 Dayuse.com Consortium Transactions Investment
8 $15,000,000 Faceit Consortium Games Investment
9 $15,000,000 VionLabs Undisclosed Media Investment
10 $13,000,000 Import.io Consortium Software & Services Investment
11 $12,000,000 Boxever Polaris Partners, Frontline Ventures Software & Services Investment
12 $11,000,000 Brightpearl Consortium Software & Services Investment
13 $10,859,000 Cuponation Consortium Ecommerce Investment
14 $10,686,600 Second Home Consortium Transactions Investment
15 $10,000,000 JobToday Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $10,000,000 Next Games Consortium Games Investment
17 $9,000,000 MariaDB Consortium Software & Services Investment
18 $8,554,980 Neyber John Spearman Transactions Investment
19 $8,500,000 PushDoctor Consortium Software & Services Investment
20 $7,500,000 Plain Vanilla Glu Mobile Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. Skyscanner Raises £128M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  2. Deezer Secures €100M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  3. HighQ completes $50 million growth financing round from One Peak Partners, Morgan Stanley Merchant Banking and Goldman Sachs Private Capital (Business Wire)
  4. NewVoiceMedia Secures $30M in VC Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Movinga, The European Online Removals Startup, Picks Up $25M Series B Round Led By Index (TechCrunch)
  6. Vivino Raises $25m in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. Dayuse.com Raised €15m in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Faceit Secures $15M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. VionLabs closes 15M SEK round with Zenith to develop Vionel towards a B2B market (Facebook)
  10. Import.io Closes $13M Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Boxever Secures $12M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Brightpearl Raises $11M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  13. Cuponation Raises €10M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Second Home Raises £7.5M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Accel Leads $10M Series A For JobToday’s Service Industry Hiring App (TechCrunch)
  16. Next Games secures $10m in new funding (GamesIndustry.biz)
  17. MariaDB Receives $9M in Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. Neyber Raises £6M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. PushDoctor Raises $8.5 M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Plain Vanilla Raises up to $7.5M from Glu Mobile (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Games Deals for 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $165,000,000 Bash Gaming GSN Games Games Acquisition
2 $100,000,000 DragonPlay Ltd. Bally Technologies Games Acquisition
3 $80,000,000 LineKong Consortium Games Investment
4 $74,000,000 FunPlus Consortium Games Investment
5 $50,000,000 Gumi Consortium Games Investment
6 $34,500,000 Azubu Sapinda Group Games Investment
7 $30,000,000 Social Point Highland Capital Partners Europe, Idinvest Games Investment
8 $21,500,000 Joyme Fosun Capital Group,BlueRun Ventures Games Investment
9 $20,000,000 Westhouse Xiaomi Games Investment
10 $18,000,000 Machinima Warner Bros. Entertainment Games Investment
11 $15,000,000 Octro Sequoia Capital Games Investment
12 $15,000,000 Super Evil Megacorp Undisclosed Games Investment
13 $13,000,000 BlueStacks Samsung Ventures Games Investment
14 $12,200,000 Flaregames Accel Partners, T-Venture Games Investment
15 $10,000,000 Curse Inc. GGV Capital Games Investment
16 $7,100,000 Kamcord Consortium Games Investment
17 $7,000,000 Thatgamecompany Capital Today Games Investment
18 $6,500,000 If You Can Company Consortium Games Investment
19 $6,000,000 Next Games Consortium Games Investment
20 $5,000,000 Industrial Toys Accel Partners Games Investment

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)

Top 20 Games Deals for June 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $165,000,000 Bash Gaming GSN Games Games Acquisition
2 $100,000,000 DragonPlay Ltd. Bally Technologies Games Acquisition
3 $80,000,000 LineKong Consortium Games Investment
4 $74,000,000 FunPlus Consortium Games Investment
5 $34,500,000 Azubu Sapinda Group Games Investment
6 $21,500,000 Joyme Fosun Capital Group,
BlueRun Ventures
Games Investment
7 $20,000,000 Westhouse Xiaomi Games Investment
8 $18,000,000 Machinima Warner Bros. Entertainment Games Investment
9 $15,000,000 Octro Sequoia Capital Games Investment
10 $15,000,000 Super Evil Megacorp Undisclosed Games Investment
11 $12,200,000 Flaregames Accel Partners, T-Venture Games Investment
12 $7,100,000 Kamcord Consortium Games Investment
13 $7,000,000 Thatgamecompany Capital Today Games Investment
14 $6,500,000 If You Can Company Consortium Games Investment
15 $6,000,000 Next Games Consortium Games Investment
16 $5,000,000 Industrial Toys Accel Partners Games Investment
17 $5,000,000 Outplay Entertainment Consortium Games Investment
18 $4,800,000 Lezhin Entertainment NCsoft Games Investment
19 $4,000,000 Survios Consortium Games Investment
20 $3,698,860 Preloaded Learning Technologies Group Games Acquisition

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. Twitch, MLG.TV e-sports rival Azubu secures $34.5M in latest funding round (VentureBeat)
  6. Mobile Game Portal Joyme Gets $21.5 Million Series B Funding (TechNode)
  7. Xiaomi invests $20 million in Kingsoft-owned online gaming company (Tech in Asia)
  8. Gaming video site Machinima confirms $18M round (Venture Beat)
  9. Octro Raises $15M in Series A funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Super Evil Megacorp Raises $15 Million to Prove Mobile Gaming Can Be Hardcore (Re/Code)
  11. Germany’s Flaregames raises $12.2M for free-to-play mobile games (VentureBeat)
  12. Kamcord gets $7.1 million in funding for mobile game videos (Gigaom)
  13. Thatgamecompany Raises $7 Million to Fund Follow Up to ‘Journey’ (Variety)
  14. If You Can Company Raises $6.5M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Next Games Raises $6M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Industrial Toys Raises $5M From Accel To Build Tablet Games For Serious Players (TechCrunch)
  17. Monster Legacy developer Outplay closes $5M funding round (VentureBeat)
  18. NCsoft invests $4.8 million in Korean web comics firm (Games Industry Biz)
  19. Survios Raises $4M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Headline: Learning Technologies Group Acquired Preloaded (Edukwest)