Latest Deals

Date Type Companies involved Size
Jan 27th, 2016 partnership as Adways
Quest Drop
Not disclosed
Adways partners with Singapore publisher Quest Drop to support games in Southeast Asia
Jan 27th, 2016 investment Lionsgate
Next Games
Lowercase Capital
IDG Capital Partners
IDG Ventures
$10m
Walking Dead dev Next Games raises $10 million
Jan 27th, 2016 partnership Newzoo
DeltaDNA
Not disclosed
Data fiends Newzoo and deltaDNA combine forces to provide strategic mobile insights
Jan 27th, 2016 investment Icejam Games $2.1m
Canadian startup Icejam raises $2.1 million to accelerate Playable Data vision
Jan 27th, 2016 investment Branch Metrics
Founders Fund
$35m
Deep linking platform Branch Metrics raises $35 million
Jan 26th, 2016 investment Tencent
YouWeb
Hammer & Chisel
Greylock IL
Benchmark Capital
$20m
Hammer & Chisel raises $20 million for gamer messaging app Discord
Jan 26th, 2016 investment GetSocial
Astor Participaties
Enabling Technology Fund
Slingshot Capital
Novamedia
$2.5m
GetSocial raises $2.5 million to fulfill demand and expand operations
Jan 21st, 2016 investment Glu Mobile
Plain Vanilla
$7.5m
Glu Mobile invests in and might acquire troubled QuizUp dev Plain Vanilla (if TV show works)
Jan 14th, 2016 investment as App Annie
Greenspring Associates
$63m
App Annie closes $63 million funding round to go more global
Jan 7th, 2016 acquisition Heyzap
RNTS Media
Fyber
$20m
UA consolidation gathers pace as Fyber buys Heyzap for up to $45 million
Dec 14th, 2015 investment nDreams
Mercia Technologies
$3m
VR developer nDreams closes $3m funding round, bolsters staff with senior talent
Dec 9th, 2015 acquisition Social Gaming Network
Kiwi
Fat Rascal Games
Not disclosed
SGN acquires Fat Rascal and hires Kiwi veterans as part of aggressive expansion
Dec 2nd, 2015 investment Traplight Games
Sunstone Capital
Finnvera Ventures Capital
Initial Capital
$1.4m
€1.3m
Finnish dev Traplight raises $1.4 million for its user-generated-focused debut Big Bang Racing
Nov 23rd, 2015 partnership Wooga
Fox Digital Entertainment
Not disclosed
Wooga gets into the IP game with the announcement of Futurama: Game of Drones
Nov 12th, 2015 investment CCP
New Enterprise Associates
$30m
EVE Online dev CCP Games raises $30 million to target VR
Nov 12th, 2015 partnership Scopely
Redemption Games
Not disclosed
Scopely partners with Redemption Games to publish its first two titles
Nov 3rd, 2015 acquisition Activision Blizzard
King
$5.9m
Activision Blizzard to buy King for $5.9 billion
Oct 28th, 2015 partnership Tilting Point
Klang Games
Not disclosed
Klang Games partners with Tilting Point to publish ReRunners
Oct 27th, 2015 investment as NetEase
Reforged Studios
$2.5m
NetEase continues aggressive western expansion, investing $2.5 million in core start-up Reforged Studios
Oct 26th, 2015 investment Koukoi Games $1m
High-profile Finns lead Koukoi Games' $1 million funding round
Oct 22nd, 2015 acquisition AOL
Millennial Media
$248m
AOL acquires Millennial Media in $248 million deal
Oct 21st, 2015 partnership Deep Silver Fishlabs
Hibernum Creations
Not disclosed
Fishlabs to publish yet-to-be-announced game from Canadian dev Hibernum Creations
Oct 21st, 2015 investment adjust GmbH
Highland Capital Partners Europe
$17m
Mobile data outfit Adjust takes funding to $30m as it closes $17 million D round
Oct 15th, 2015 acquisition Ubisoft
Longtail Studios
Not disclosed
Ubisoft expands its mobile presence with acquisition of Longtail Studios
Oct 14th, 2015 investment as Pocket PlayLab
Monk's Hill Ventures
$5m
Playlab lands $5m funding in first external investment
Oct 8th, 2015 investment Mino Games
Andreessen Horowitz
$2.2m
Mino Games closes $2.2 million funding round and launches casual-core sequel Mino Monsters 2
Oct 5th, 2015 acquisition Microsoft
Havok
Intel
Not disclosed
Tools consolidation continues as Microsoft snaps up Havok
Sep 11th, 2015 investment Vision plus
Futurefly
$2.5m
Futurefly bags $2.5 million seed funding from Facebook, Snapchat, Whatsapp investors
Sep 10th, 2015 merger Supersonic
IronSource
Not disclosed
IronSource and Supersonic merge to generate a company with $450 million annual sales
Sep 2nd, 2015 investment as Vision plus
MyGamez
Not disclosed
West-to-China publisher MyGamez announces 9 million MAUs and new funding round
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