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Top 20 Games Deals for December 2015

 

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $5,900,000,000 King Digital Activision Blizzard Games Acquisition
2 $300,000,000 DraftKings Consortium Games Investment
3 $130,000,000 SGN Netmarble Games Investment
4 $52,000,000 Curse Undisclosed Games Investment
5 $38,331,125 Playful Undisclosed Games Investment
6 $30,000,000 CCP Games New Enterprise Associates, Novator Partners Games Investment
7 $26,000,000 Super Evil Megacorp Consortium Games Investment
8 $24,000,000 Machinima Warner Bros. Games Investment
9 $23,900,000 Akamon Entertainment Millennium Imperus Games Acquisition
10 $20,000,000 Niantic Consortium Games Investment
11 $18,000,000 Seriously Consortium Games Investment
12 $15,000,000 castAR Consortium Games Investment
13 $15,000,000 Skillz Consortium Games Investment
14 $14,000,000 Raptr Consortium Games Investment
15 $11,000,000 Mobcrush Consortium Games Investment
16 $10,000,000 Rumble Entertainment iDreamSky Games Investment
17 $8,000,000 Firefly Games Consortium Games Investment
18 $7,500,000 One Animation Jungle Ventures, DealStreetAsia Games Investment
19 $7,400,000 PlayFab Consortium Games Investment
20 $7,000,000 Kobojo Consortium Games Investment

More information

  1. Activision Blizzard to acquire King Digital for $5.9B (GIGA OM)
  2. DraftKings Raises $300 Million, Promises to Spend Much of It With Fox Sports (Re/Code)
  3. Netmarble Games Invests $130M in SGN (FinSMEs)
  4. Curse Raises $52M (FinSMEs)
  5. Playful Receives $25M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. CCP Games Raises $30M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. Super Evil Raises $26M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Warner Bros. invests $24M more into game video site Machinima (VentureBeat)
  9. Imperus Acquires Akamon Entertainment Millennium for $23.9M (FinSMEs)
  10. Niantic Labs Raises $20 Million to Turn the World Into An Augmented Reality Playground (Variety)
  11. Mobile game studio Seriously raises $18 million in Series A funding (Tech EU)
  12. castAR Closes $15m Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. Skillz Raises $15M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Raptr Raises $14M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  15. Mobcrush raises $11M for mobile game livestreaming (VentureBeat)
  16. iDreamSky invests $10 million into US core dev Rumble Entertainment (PocketGamer.biz)
  17. Firefly Games Raises $8M in Series A Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. Exclusive: One Animation raises $7.5m from investors led by Jungle Ventures (DealStreetAsia)
  19. PlayFab Raises $7.4M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Kobojo Raises $7M in Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Games Deals for November 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $5,900,000,000 King Digital Activision Blizzard Games Acquisition
2 $300,000,000 DraftKings Consortium Games Investment
3 $130,000,000 SGN Netmarble Games Investment
4 $52,000,000 Curse Undisclosed Games Investment
5 $38,331,125 Playful Undisclosed Games Investment
6 $30,000,000 CCP Games New Enterprise Associates, Novator Partners Games Investment
7 $26,000,000 Super Evil Megacorp Consortium Games Investment
8 $24,000,000 Machinima Warner Bros. Games Investment
9 $23,900,000 Akamon Entertainment Millennium Imperus Games Acquisition
10 $20,000,000 Niantic Consortium Games Investment
11 $18,000,000 Seriously Consortium Games Investment
12 $15,000,000 castAR Consortium Games Investment
13 $15,000,000 Skillz Consortium Games Investment
14 $14,000,000 Raptr Consortium Games Investment
15 $11,000,000 Mobcrush Consortium Games Investment
16 $10,000,000 Rumble Entertainment iDreamSky Games Investment
17 $8,000,000 Firefly Games Consortium Games Investment
18 $7,500,000 One Animation Jungle Ventures, DealStreetAsia Games Investment
19 $7,400,000 PlayFab Consortium Games Investment
20 $7,000,000 Kobojo Consortium Games Investment

More information

  1. Activision Blizzard to acquire King Digital for $5.9B (GIGA OM)
  2. DraftKings Raises $300 Million, Promises to Spend Much of It With Fox Sports (Re/Code)
  3. Netmarble Games Invests $130M in SGN (FinSMEs)
  4. Curse Raises $52M (FinSMEs)
  5. Playful Receives $25M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. CCP Games Raises $30M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. Super Evil Raises $26M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Warner Bros. invests $24M more into game video site Machinima (VentureBeat)
  9. Imperus Acquires Akamon Entertainment Millennium for $23.9M (FinSMEs)
  10. Niantic Labs Raises $20 Million to Turn the World Into An Augmented Reality Playground (Variety)
  11. Mobile game studio Seriously raises $18 million in Series A funding (Tech EU)
  12. castAR Closes $15m Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. Skillz Raises $15M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Raptr Raises $14M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  15. Mobcrush raises $11M for mobile game livestreaming (VentureBeat)
  16. iDreamSky invests $10 million into US core dev Rumble Entertainment (PocketGamer.biz)
  17. Firefly Games Raises $8M in Series A Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. Exclusive: One Animation raises $7.5m from investors led by Jungle Ventures (DealStreetAsia)
  19. PlayFab Raises $7.4M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Kobojo Raises $7M in Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Games Deals for October 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $300,000,000 DraftKings Consortium Games Investment
2 $130,000,000 SGN Netmarble Games Investment
3 $52,000,000 Curse Undisclosed Games Investment
4 $38,331,125 Playful Undisclosed Games Investment
5 $26,000,000 Super Evil Megacorp Consortium Games Investment
6 $24,000,000 Machinima Warner Bros. Games Investment
7 $20,000,000 Niantic Consortium Games Investment
8 $18,000,000 Seriously Consortium Games Investment
9 $15,000,000 Skillz Consortium Games Investment
10 $15,000,000 castAR Consortium Games Investment
11 $14,000,000 Raptr Consortium Games Investment
12 $11,000,000 Mobcrush Consortium Games Investment
13 $10,000,000 Rumble Entertainment iDreamSky Games Investment
14 $8,000,000 Firefly Games Consortium Games Investment
15 $7,500,000 One Animation Jungle Ventures, DealStreetAsia Games Investment
16 $7,400,000 PlayFab Consortium Games Investment
17 $7,000,000 Unikrn Consortium Games Investment
18 $7,000,000 Kobojo Consortium Games Investment
19 $6,687,927 Space Ape Games Silicon Valley Bank Games Investment
20 $6,500,000 Innospark Consortium Games Investment

More information

  1. DraftKings Raises $300 Million, Promises to Spend Much of It With Fox Sports (Re/Code)
  2. Netmarble Games Invests $130M in SGN (FinSMEs)
  3. Curse Raises $52M (FinSMEs)
  4. Playful Receives $25M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Super Evil Raises $26M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. Warner Bros. invests $24M more into game video site Machinima (VentureBeat)
  7. Niantic Labs Raises $20 Million to Turn the World Into An Augmented Reality Playground (Variety)
  8. Mobile game studio Seriously raises $18 million in Series A funding (Tech EU)
  9. Skillz Raises $15M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. castAR Closes $15m Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Raptr Raises $14M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  12. Mobcrush raises $11M for mobile game livestreaming (VentureBeat)
  13. iDreamSky invests $10 million into US core dev Rumble Entertainment (PocketGamer.biz)
  14. Firefly Games Raises $8M in Series A Financing (FinSMEs)
  15. Exclusive: One Animation raises $7.5m from investors led by Jungle Ventures (DealStreetAsia)
  16. PlayFab Raises $7.4M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Unikrn Raises $7M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. Kobojo Raises $7M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Space Ape Games Secures £4.25M in Growth Capital (FinSMEs)
  20. Innospark scores $6.5m in Series B funding (Games Industry)

Top 20 Games Deals for August 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $130,000,000 Supercell Consortium Games Investment
2 $25,000,000 TopLine Game Labs Cantor Ventures Games Investment
3 $25,000,000 Game Insight IMI.VC Games Investment
4 $19,000,000 Chartboost Consortium Games Investment
5 $15,600,000 Slingo RealNetworks Games Investment
6 $15,000,000 Ubitus Undisclosed Games Investment
7 $15,000,000 OUYA Consortium Games Investment
8 $14,000,000 Punchbox Sequoia China, Steamboat Ventures Games Investment
9 $13,051,000 THE Football App Earlybird Venture Capital Games Investment
10 $11,000,000 Grand Cru Consortium Games Investment
11 $11,000,000 FanDuel Consortium Games Investment
12 $9,000,000 Kiwi Sequoia Capital Games Investment
13 $7,000,000 DraftKings Atlas Venture Games Investment
14 $7,000,000 Enter Crews Mobcast Games Acquisition
15 $6,000,000 Sport Ngin El Dorado Ventures Games Investment
16 $5,800,000 FTBpro Battery Ventures, Gemini Israel Ventures Games Investment
17 $5,500,000 Skillz Atlas Venture Games Investment
18 $5,000,000 Pubgame The CID Group, Works Ventures Games Investment
19 $5,000,000 Yodo1 Chang You Fund, SingTel Innov8 Games Investment
20 $5,000,000 Arkadium Edison Ventures Games Investment

More information

  1. Supercell Raises $130M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  2. TOPLINE GAME LABS RECEIVES $25M INVESTMENT FROM CANTOR VENTURES (FinSMEs)
  3. Game Insight Raises $25M from IMI.VC (FinSMEs)
  4. Chartboost Raises $19 Million From Sequoia And Others To Help Developers Promote Mobile Games (TechCrunch)
  5. RealNetworks Gets Serious About Social Casino Gaming With $15.6M Slingo Acquisition, New Sweepstakes (TechCrunch)
  6. Ubitus Raises over $15M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. OUYA Closes $15 Million In Funding Led By Kleiner Perkins, Boasts 12,000 Game Developer Sign-Ups (Techcrunch)
  8. Fishing Joy Developer Punchbox Raised US$ 14 M In Series B (TechNode)
  9. THE Football App Raises €10M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Finland’s Next Gaming Phenom? Grand Cru Raises $11M From Idinvest, Qualcomm, Nokia Growth (TechCrunch)
  11. FanDuel Closes $11M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  12. Sequoia Makes Another Bet In Gaming By Leading $9M Round For Android-Focused Kiwi (TechCrunch)
  13. DraftKings Closes $7M Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Mobcast acquires online game developer Enter Crews for US$7M (E27)
  15. Sport Ngin Obtains $6,000,000 Series C Funding Round (Xconomy)
  16. Soccer Apps Get Hot As FTBpro Secures $5.8M To Go Global While The Football App Inks €10M From Earlybird (Techcrunch)
  17. SKILLZ RAISES $5.5M IN SERIES A FINANCING (FinSMEs)
  18. With $5M In Its Coffers, Game Publisher Pubgame Sets Its Sights On Southeast Asia (Techcrunch)
  19. Yodo1 Raises $5M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Arkadium Closes $5M Series A Funding from Edison Ventures (FinSMEs)