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Top 20 Games Deals for 2012

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$503,873,000GameABCZheBao MediaGamesAcquisition
2$500,000,000Double DownInternational Game TechnologyGamesAcquisition
3$210,000,000OMGPOPZyngaGamesAcquisition
4$96,000,000Ntreev SoftNCsoftGamesAcquisition
5$85,000,000Trion WorldsOntario Teachers’ Pension Plan, Bertelsmann Digital Media InvestmentsGamesInvestment
6$49,120,000CGA.com.cnZheBao MediaGamesAcquisition
7$15,357,000Social ConceptsBig Fish GamesGamesAcquisition
8$15,000,000Noumena InnovationsKongZhongGamesAcquisition
9$14,000,000DragonplayConsortiumGamesInvestment
10$12,000,000Game ClosureConsortiumGamesInvestment
11$12,000,000FunPlusGSR VenturesGamesInvestment
12$10,000,000Meteor EntertainmentBenchmark Capital, FirstMark CapitalGamesInvestment
13$9,098,000CIB DevelopmentAsiasoft InternationalGamesAcquisition
14$8,000,000Machine ZoneMenlo VenturesGamesInvestment
15$7,870,000FlaregamesAccel PartnersGamesInvestment
16$7,000,000Oberon Media (TV game division)TransGamingGamesAcquisition
17$5,600,000U4iAUndisclosedGamesInvestment
18$5,000,000Ignite Game TechnologiesUndisclosedGamesInvestment
19$5,000,000Red Robot LabsNext MediaGamesInvestment
20$4,500,000MoMinisBRM Group, Mitsui VenturesGamesInvestment

More information

  1. [Updated]Shanda Selling Two Gaming Subsidiaries (Tech Node)
  2. Double Down Interactive SoldTo IGT For $500M (Northwest Innovation)
  3. Zynga Just Bought OMGPOP for $200 Million (AllthingsD)
  4. League of Legends and NCsoft’s Ntreev acquisition, this week in Korean news (Gamasutra)
  5. Trion Worlds Completes $85M Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  6. [Updated]Shanda Selling Two Gaming Subsidiaries (Tech Node)
  7. Big Fish Games Issues Equity As Part Of Acquisition (Northwest Innovation)
  8. KongZhong Corporation Announces Strategic Acquisition of Noumena, a Smartphone Mobile Game Engine Company (Games Industry)
  9. Mobile Social Gaming Company Dragonplay Raises $14M From Accel To Expand To iOS (Techcrunch)
  10. Game Closure Turns Down Facebook & Zynga To Raise $12M For HTML5 Mobile Gaming (Techcrunch)
  11. China Online Gaming Roundup: FunPlus, RMB 57.7B, Consolidation (Nasdaq)
  12. Meteor Entertainment Raises $10M (SoCal Tech)
  13. Asiasoft acquires Malaysian gaming firm (Games Industry)
  14. Freemium Game Dev Addmired Rebrands As Machine Zone, Lands $8M From Menlo Ventures (Techcrunch)
  15. flaregames Secures €6M (FinSMEs)
  16. TransGaming acquires Oberon Media’s TV games division for $7M (Venture Beat)
  17. Activision vets land $5.6M for new gaming startup U4iA (Geek Wire)
  18. Ignite Takes $5 Million Series C To Build World Of Warcraft For Car Racing (Techcrunch)
  19. Red Robot Labs Raises $5M from Next Media (FinSMEs)
  20. MoMinis Raises $4.5M in Second Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Asia & Pacific Deals for 2012

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$644,000,000City Telecom (Broadband+Telco Assets)CVC Capital PartnersHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
2$503,873,000GameABCZheBao MediaGamesAcquisition
3$230,000,000VividwirelessOptusHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
4$150,000,000Flipkart Online ServicesAccel Partners, Tiger Global ManagementEcommerceInvestment
5$125,000,000LianLian PayAmerican ExpressMobile & AppsInvestment
6$96,000,000Ntreev SoftNCsoftGamesAcquisition
7$71,500,000VipshopUndisclosedEcommercePublic
8$49,120,000CGA.com.cnZheBao MediaGamesAcquisition
9$30,000,000LetaoConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
10$20,000,000Trimax IT Infrastructure and ServicesAditya Birla Capital AdvisorsHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
11$18,000,000MindTreeConsortiumHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
12$16,600,000XeroConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
13$15,000,000Noumena InnovationsKongZhongGamesAcquisition
14$15,000,000Manthan SystemNorwest Venture PartnersSoftware & ServicesInvestment
15$14,000,000Brainbees SolutionsIDG Ventures India, SAIF PartnersEcommerceInvestment
16$14,000,000Sonar LimitedCornerstone OnDemandSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
17$13,000,000Koudai GouwuChengwei VenturesMobile & AppsInvestment
18$12,420,000StyleTreadConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
19$12,000,000FunPlusGSR VenturesGamesInvestment
20$10,000,000QuickflixHBOEcommerceInvestment

More information

  1. CVC acquires Hong Kong Broadband Network (Global Telecoms Business)
  2. [Updated]Shanda Selling Two Gaming Subsidiaries (Tech Node)
  3. Optus buys Vividwireless for $230m (Delimeter)
  4. News Roundup: Flipkart Raises $150M From Accel, Tiger Global (VC Circle)
  5. AmEx Puts $125M In And Partners With Chinese Mobile Payments Company Lianlian To License Serve (Techcrunch)
  6. League of Legends and NCsoft’s Ntreev acquisition, this week in Korean news (Gamasutra)
  7. Vipshop float raises $71.5m (China Daily)
  8. [Updated]Shanda Selling Two Gaming Subsidiaries (Tech Node)
  9. Letao Raising $30M in Series D (TechNode)
  10. Aditya Birla PE Invests $20M In IT Services Firm Trimax (VC Circle)
  11. Walden Sells 4.5% In MindTree For $18M (VC Circle)
  12. Peter Thiel Invests (Again) In Xero’s $16.6M Round (Techcrunch)
  13. KongZhong Corporation Announces Strategic Acquisition of Noumena, a Smartphone Mobile Game Engine Company (Games Industry)
  14. Manthan Systems Closes $15 Million Series C Funding From Norwest Venture Partners (Penn Olson)
  15. Brainbees Solutions Raises $14M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Cornerstone OnDemand Buys New Zealand Firm (So Cal Tech)
  17. Chenwei Ventures Led Series A Round in Mobile Shopping App (Tech Node)
  18. Zappos Clone StyleTread Secures $12 Million To Keep Australia Heeled (Techcrunch)
  19. China Online Gaming Roundup: FunPlus, RMB 57.7B, Consolidation (Nasdaq)
  20. HBO drops $10M on Australian rental service Quickflix (Venture Beat)