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Top 20 Games Deals for April 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $165,000,000 Bash Gaming GSN Games Games Acquisition
2 $80,000,000 LineKong Consortium Games Investment
3 $74,000,000 FunPlus Consortium Games Investment
4 $34,500,000 Azubu Sapinda Group Games Investment
5 $21,500,000 Joyme Fosun Capital Group,
BlueRun Ventures
Games Investment
6 $20,000,000 Westhouse Xiaomi Games Investment
7 $18,000,000 Machinima Warner Bros. Entertainment Games Investment
8 $6,500,000 If You Can Company Consortium Games Investment
9 $6,000,000 Next Games Consortium Games Investment
10 $5,000,000 Industrial Toys Accel Partners Games Investment
11 $4,800,000 Lezhin Entertainment NCsoft Games Investment
12 $3,300,000 RockYou Undisclosed Games Investment
13 $2,640,000 Tokyo Otaku Mode Consortium Games Investment
14 $2,467,260 SingOn Undisclosed Games Investment
15 $2,000,000 Omnidrone Consortium Games Investment
16 $2,000,000 TreSensa Consortium Games Investment
17 $1,700,000 CashBet FWH Holdings, private investors Games Investment
18 $1,490,000 Encore Gaming Undisclosed Games Investment
19 Undisclosed Green Throttle Games Google Games Acquisition
20 Undisclosed PinchPoint Sadara Ventures Games Investment

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) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $200,000,000 Cyvera Palo Alto Networks Software & Services Acquisition
2 $10,700,000 Yotpo Consortium Software & Services Acquisition
3 $10,000,000 i.Sec Synergy Capital Software & Services Investment
4 $7,500,000 Nativeflow Jerusalem Venture Partners, OurCrowd Software & Services Investment
5 $7,100,000 AppsFlyer Pitango Venture Capital, Magma Venture Partners Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $3,000,000 Forter Sequoia Capital Software & Services Investment
7 $2,000,000 Magisto Mail Ru Group Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $1,100,000 Easy Social Shop Lool Ventures Ecommerce Investment
9 $1,000,000 Split Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $600,000 Roojoom 2B Angels Software & Services Investment
11 Undisclosed PinchPoint Sadara Ventures Games Investment
12 Undisclosed IHS Holding Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
13 Undisclosed Appixia Wix Mobile & Apps Acquisition

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)