Latest Deals

Date Type Companies involved Size
Nov 18th, 2014 investment Seriously
Daher Capital
Sunstone Capital
Upfront Ventures
Best Fiends developer Seriously receives $5 million funding boost
Nov 17th, 2014 partnership as Gamevil
XL Games
Not disclosed
Gamevil and XL Games combine to release ArcheAge
Nov 13th, 2014 partnership as Sega
Gumi Asia
Not applicable
Sega and Gumi join forces to release Chain Chronicle in the west
Nov 13th, 2014 investment as Tencent
LINE Corporation
4:33 Creative Lab
LINE and Tencent invest $110 million Korean startup 4:33 Creative Lab
Nov 13th, 2014 investment Scopely
Highland Capital Partners
Participant Media
TPG Growth
Knoll Ventures
Evolution Media Capital
Scopely takes a big bet on its nextgen publishing philosophy with $35 million round
Nov 10th, 2014 investment Intel Capital $9.4m
Intel leads $9 million funding round for VR Kickstarter success Avegant
Nov 12th, 2014 investment TinyLoot Not disclosed
TinyLoot receives additional funding ahead of Series A investment
Nov 10th, 2014 investment Execution Labs
Corus Entertainment
Execution Labs to boost indie outreach internationally after raising $6 million
Nov 7th, 2014 partnership Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
Lima Sky
Not disclosed
Holy hopping, Batman, it's Doodle Jump DC Super Heroes
Nov 6th, 2014 investment Disruptor Beam
Midverse Studios
Imaginary Games
Not disclosed
Midverse signs Disruptor Beam and Imaginary Games to its Invest+Publish program
Nov 5th, 2014 acquisition as Ankama
Not disclosed
French media outfit Ankama acquires Wizcorp for its HTML5 expertise
Nov 4th, 2014 acquisition Fuse Powered
Corona Labs
Not disclosed
Fuse Powered buys Corona Labs to offer a one-stop shop for mobile development and monetisation
Nov 4th, 2014 investment DeltaDNA
Par Equity
STV Group
Scottish Investment Bank
Edge Investments
DeltaDNA secures another $3 million
Oct 30th, 2014 acquisition Next Games
Helsinki GameWorks
Not disclosed
From startup to consolidation in 2 months: Next Games buys Helsinki Gameworks
Oct 30th, 2014 partnership as MyGamez
China Unicom
Not disclosed
MyGamez kicks off gaming for China Unicom's set-top boxes with Tunnel Ground
Oct 29th, 2014 partnership as Unity Technologies
NHN Entertainment Corp.
Not disclosed
Unity signs global alliance with Korean giant NHN Entertainment
Oct 29th, 2014 acquisition as PlayPhone
GungHo Online Entertainment
Not disclosed
Rumour: GungHo Online buys 70% stake in PlayPhone to gain US and emerging markets reach
Oct 28th, 2014 investment Traplight Games
Sunstone Capital
Finnvera Ventures Capital
East Wings
Traplight Games raises $500,000 to launch user-generated social racer What on Earth!
Oct 27th, 2014 partnership as GungHo Online Entertainment
17-Bit Studios
Not disclosed
No big puzzle: GungHo continues western push with 17-BIT deal
Oct 21st, 2014 investment Fiksu
Silicon Valley Bank
Fiksu raises $10 million to supercharge global expansion
Oct 20th, 2014 investment youAPPi
Glilot Capital Partners
Flint Capital
UA outfit YouAppi raises $3 million to move beyond installs to LTV
Oct 22nd, 2014 investment Small Giant Games
Spintop Ventures
Capital A Partners
Buoyant Helsinki: Small Giant Games raises $3.1 million
Oct 21st, 2014 partnership as GREE
KDDI Corporation
Not applicable
GREE agrees publishing partnership with carrier KDDI
Oct 16th, 2014 investment Accel Partners
Upfront Ventures
K9 Ventures
Education gaming outfit Osmo raises $12 million
Oct 16th, 2014 partnership as Rovio Entertainment
GungHo Online Entertainment
Not applicable
GungHo and Rovio plan two week Angry Birds and Puzzle & Dragons crossover
Oct 15th, 2014 partnership Thumbstar Games
Pixel Toys
Not applicable
Thumbstar distributing GunFinger on Android devices
Oct 13th, 2014 partnership as Gamevil
Not disclosed
Gamevil partners with 8elements to open southeast Asia office in Singapore
Oct 10th, 2014 partnership as GREE
LINE Corporation
Epic Voyage
Not disclosed
Passing the baton: GREE sets up a joint venture to make games for LINE
Oct 8th, 2014 investment as Cloudcade
IDG Capital Partners
IDG Capital drops $1.55 million on Cloudcade to drive F2P innovation
Oct 7th, 2014 acquisition RNTS Media
[Updated] RNTS Media acquires monetisation outfit Fyber for $190 million
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