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Top 20 Games Deals for 2012

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $503,873,000 GameABC ZheBao Media Games Acquisition
2 $500,000,000 Double Down International Game Technology Games Acquisition
3 $210,000,000 OMGPOP Zynga Games Acquisition
4 $96,000,000 Ntreev Soft NCsoft Games Acquisition
5 $85,000,000 Trion Worlds Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments Games Investment
6 $49,120,000 CGA.com.cn ZheBao Media Games Acquisition
7 $15,357,000 Social Concepts Big Fish Games Games Acquisition
8 $15,000,000 Noumena Innovations KongZhong Games Acquisition
9 $14,000,000 Dragonplay Consortium Games Investment
10 $12,000,000 Game Closure Consortium Games Investment
11 $12,000,000 FunPlus GSR Ventures Games Investment
12 $10,000,000 Meteor Entertainment Benchmark Capital, FirstMark Capital Games Investment
13 $9,098,000 CIB Development Asiasoft International Games Acquisition
14 $8,000,000 Machine Zone Menlo Ventures Games Investment
15 $7,870,000 Flaregames Accel Partners Games Investment
16 $7,000,000 Oberon Media (TV game division) TransGaming Games Acquisition
17 $5,600,000 U4iA Undisclosed Games Investment
18 $5,000,000 Ignite Game Technologies Undisclosed Games Investment
19 $5,000,000 Red Robot Labs Next Media Games Investment
20 $4,500,000 MoMinis BRM Group, Mitsui Ventures Games Investment

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) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $644,000,000 City Telecom (Broadband+Telco Assets) CVC Capital Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $503,873,000 GameABC ZheBao Media Games Acquisition
3 $230,000,000 Vividwireless Optus Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $150,000,000 Flipkart Online Services Accel Partners, Tiger Global Management Ecommerce Investment
5 $125,000,000 LianLian Pay American Express Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $96,000,000 Ntreev Soft NCsoft Games Acquisition
7 $71,500,000 Vipshop Undisclosed Ecommerce Public
8 $49,120,000 CGA.com.cn ZheBao Media Games Acquisition
9 $30,000,000 Letao Consortium Ecommerce Investment
10 $20,000,000 Trimax IT Infrastructure and Services Aditya Birla Capital Advisors Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
11 $18,000,000 MindTree Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
12 $16,600,000 Xero Consortium Software & Services Investment
13 $15,000,000 Noumena Innovations KongZhong Games Acquisition
14 $15,000,000 Manthan System Norwest Venture Partners Software & Services Investment
15 $14,000,000 Brainbees Solutions IDG Ventures India, SAIF Partners Ecommerce Investment
16 $14,000,000 Sonar Limited Cornerstone OnDemand Software & Services Acquisition
17 $13,000,000 Koudai Gouwu Chengwei Ventures Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $12,420,000 StyleTread Consortium Ecommerce Investment
19 $12,000,000 FunPlus GSR Ventures Games Investment
20 $10,000,000 Quickflix HBO Ecommerce Investment

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)