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Top 20 Games Deals for April 2014

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$165,000,000Bash GamingGSN GamesGamesAcquisition
3$74,000,000FunPlus ConsortiumGamesInvestment
4$34,500,000Azubu Sapinda GroupGamesInvestment
5$21,500,000JoymeFosun Capital Group,
BlueRun Ventures
7$18,000,000MachinimaWarner Bros. EntertainmentGamesInvestment
8$6,500,000If You Can CompanyConsortiumGamesInvestment
9$6,000,000Next GamesConsortiumGamesInvestment
10$5,000,000Industrial Toys Accel PartnersGamesInvestment
11$4,800,000Lezhin Entertainment NCsoftGamesInvestment
13$2,640,000Tokyo Otaku ModeConsortiumGamesInvestment
17$1,700,000CashBetFWH Holdings, private investorsGamesInvestment
18$1,490,000Encore GamingUndisclosedGamesInvestment
19UndisclosedGreen Throttle Games GoogleGamesAcquisition
20UndisclosedPinchPointSadara VenturesGamesInvestment

More information

  1. GSN’s $165M Bash Gaming Acquisition Nets 100X Return For Investors (TechCrunch)
  2. Mobile Game Developer LineKong Rakes in $80 Million of Series C Funding (Technode)
  3. FunPlus Raises $74M in Venture Capital Financing (FinSMEs)
  4. Twitch, MLG.TV e-sports rival Azubu secures $34.5M in latest funding round (VentureBeat)
  5. Mobile Game Portal Joyme Gets $21.5 Million Series B Funding (TechNode)
  6. Xiaomi invests $20 million in Kingsoft-owned online gaming company (Tech in Asia)
  7. Gaming video site Machinima confirms $18M round (Venture Beat)
  8. If You Can Company Raises $6.5M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Next Games Raises $6M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Industrial Toys Raises $5M From Accel To Build Tablet Games For Serious Players (TechCrunch)
  11. NCsoft invests $4.8 million in Korean web comics firm (Games Industry Biz)
  12. RockYou raises funding (SEC.GOV)
  13. Tokyo Otaku Mode gets series A funding to grow its anime estore (Yahoo SG)
  14. SingOn Raises €1.8 Million To Reinvent Karaoke (Arctic Startup)
  15. Omnidrone Raises $2M (FinSMEs)
  16. TreSensa Raises $2M in Series A Financing (FinSMEs)
  17. CashBet raises $1.7M for real-money online gambling in social/mobile games (Venture Beat)
  18. Encore Gaming raises $1.49M in venture funding (The Tennessean )
  19. Google buys the ghost of Green Throttle Games, as TV arms race gathers speed (Pandodaily)
  20. Meet PinchPoint, the 7 month-old Palestinian gaming startup that just got funding from Sadara Ventures (Wamda)

Rest of the World Deals for March 2014

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$200,000,000CyveraPalo Alto NetworksSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
2$10,700,000YotpoConsortiumSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
3$10,000,000i.SecSynergy CapitalSoftware & ServicesInvestment
4$7,500,000NativeflowJerusalem Venture Partners, OurCrowdSoftware & ServicesInvestment
5$7,100,000AppsFlyerPitango Venture Capital, Magma Venture PartnersMobile & AppsInvestment
6$3,000,000ForterSequoia CapitalSoftware & ServicesInvestment
7$2,000,000MagistoMail Ru GroupMobile & AppsInvestment
8$1,100,000Easy Social ShopLool VenturesEcommerceInvestment
9$1,000,000SplitConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
10$600,000Roojoom2B AngelsSoftware & ServicesInvestment
11UndisclosedPinchPointSadara VenturesGamesInvestment
12UndisclosedIHS HoldingUndisclosedMobile & AppsInvestment
13UndisclosedAppixiaWixMobile & AppsAcquisition

More information

  1. Palo Alto Networks Acquires Cyvera for $200M (FinSMEs)
  2. Yotpo Secures A $10.7M Series A Funding Round Led By Blumberg Capital (TechCrunch)
  3. Nigeria’s mobile security solution, i.Sec secures $10 million in funding (Techloy)
  4. Israel’s BYOD startup Nativeflow takes $7.5M to protect corporate data (exclusive) (Venture Beat)
  5. AppsFlyer Raises $7.1M Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. Forter Closes $3M Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. Magisto Raises $2M from Mail Ru Group (FinSMEs)
  8. Easy Social Shop Nabs $1.1M To Help Online Merchants Integrate With Facebook (TechCrunch)
  9. Split Raises $1M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Roojoom Closes $600K Seed To Push Its Online Tutorial-Builder At More Businesses (TechCrunch)
  11. Meet PinchPoint, the 7 month-old Palestinian gaming startup that just got funding from Sadara Ventures (Wamda)
  12. IHS Holding Ltd. secures US$490 million to fund continued expansion across Africa (IHS Towers)
  13. Wix Acquired Appixia (FinSMEs)