Latest Deals

Date Type Companies involved Size
Jul 20th, 2016 investment as Sega
Fuller
$4.2m
Japanese App Annie competitor Fuller raises $4 million from Sega and others to go international
Jul 18th, 2016 acquisition as Opera
Qihoo 360 Technology Co.
Beijing Kunlun Tech Co., Ltd.
$600m
Chinese companies including Qihoo 360 and Kunlun Games buy Opera's consumer businesses for $600 million
Jul 18th, 2016 acquisition as ARM
SoftBank
$32m
Worth 3 Supercells: SoftBank gets back into the expansion game with $32 billion acquisition of ARM
Jul 15th, 2016 acquisition as GameAnalytics
Mobvista
Not disclosed
Chinese mobile ad platform Mobvista continues its westward expansion buying GameAnalytics
Jul 13th, 2016 investment Unity Technologies
DFJ Venture
$181m
DFJ Growth leads Unity funding round of $181 million
Jul 5th, 2016 acquisition SGN
TinyCo
Not disclosed
SGN targets big brand "gamertainment" with TinyCo acquisition
Jul 7th, 2016 partnership as MyGamez
Koukoi Games
Not disclosed
Koukoi Games partners with MyGamez to bring Crashing Season to China
Jul 4th, 2016 acquisition as TicBits
Animoca Brands
$3.7m
Animoca Brands splashes out $3.73m on 9-person Finnish studio TicBits
Jul 4th, 2016 partnership as Nexon
Sansho Studios
Not disclosed
Nexon aiming to launch one game per month in Japan, starting with Sansho Studios partnership
Jun 29th, 2016 investment Sunstone Capital
Fast Travel Games
Not disclosed
Former Rovio Stockholm GM Oskar Burman opens "narrative-rich" VR studio Fast Travel Games
Jun 29th, 2016 partnership Newzoo
Pushwoosh
Not disclosed
Newzoo partners with push notification service Pushwoosh to crunch more data
Jun 28th, 2016 acquisition as Adways
POKKT
Not disclosed
Adways opens India office and acquires POKKT's reward-based platform Pocket Money
Jun 27th, 2016 partnership Kongregate
Fox Digital Entertainment
Not disclosed
Fox and Kongregate team up for CCG featuring American Dad, Family Guy, Futurama, and more
Jun 17th, 2016 acquisition Neon Play
Hachette UK
Not disclosed
Traditional book publishing meets gaming as Hachette UK acquires Neon Play
Jun 13th, 2016 partnership Tapjoy
IronSource
Not disclosed
Tapjoy partners with IronSource to gain more, better rewarded video inventory
Jun 7th, 2016 investment as Dentsu
Victorious
Not disclosed
Japanese marketing network Dentsu invests in US superfan platform Victorious
Jun 6th, 2016 other as GungHo Online Entertainment
SoftBank
$685m
To reduce debt, SoftBank is selling back $685 million shares to GungHo Online
Jun 3rd, 2016 investment NetEase
Tenjin
$2.5m
NetEase leads $2.5 million round in integrated analytics, attribution and aggregation outfit Tenjin
Jun 2nd, 2016 acquisition Fiksu Not disclosed
Mobile game advertising market hits maturity as Fiksu sells out for historic data
Jun 1st, 2016 partnership as Nazara Games
Stick Sports
Not disclosed
Nazara and Stick Sports team up for Stick Cricket game starring Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma
May 26th, 2016 acquisition Kabam
Superweapon
Kabam Los Angeles
Not disclosed
Kabam acqui-hires Dawn of Steel dev Superweapon to boost its LA studio
May 17th, 2016 partnership Gamevil
Cartoon Network
Not disclosed
Gamevil partners with Cartoon Network, bringing Adventure Time characters to Dungeon Link
May 12th, 2016 acquisition Spil Games Not disclosed
Spil Games acquires male-oriented browser game portal Mousebreaker
May 11th, 2016 partnership Vivid Games
EVERYDAYiPLAY
Not applicable
Vivid Games announces its first publishing deal
May 9th, 2016 investment Appboy
Battery Ventures
$20m
Appboy closes $20 million funding round
May 6th, 2016 investment Flexion Mobile $3m
Alternative Android distribution platform Flexion raises $3 million to expand into India, Iran and more
Apr 25th, 2016 acquisition as CMGE $1,000m
CMGE bought for $1 billion by a Chinese auto parts company
Apr 25th, 2016 investment Kamcord $10m
Kamcord raises $10 million to expand its video streaming goal from games to all apps
Apr 21st, 2016 investment as Nazara Games
Mastermind Sports
Not disclosed
Nazara makes second UK investment with virtual currency gambling dev Mastermind Sports
Apr 20th, 2016 investment Next Games
Index Ventures
PROfounders
Initial Capital
Armada Interactive
$3m
Armada Interactive raises $3 million to give core mobile gaming a hard push
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