Latest Deals

Date Type Companies involved Size
Feb 19th, 2015 partnership InMobi
Starcom MediaVest Group
Not disclosed
Starcom MediaVest heads into mobile with InMobi partnership
Feb 19th, 2015 investment Sega Networks
Demiurge Studios
Space Ape Games
Ignited Artists
Not disclosed
Sega buys Demiurge Studios and invests in Space Ape and Ignited Artists
Feb 16th, 2015 partnership as OurPalm
Animoca Brands
Not disclosed
Animoca Brands on its hit resistant, high volume strategy for mobile gaming success
Feb 17th, 2015 investment as Firefly Games
Ceyuan Ventures
SkyOcean
GuangZhou WinHi
$8m
Firefly Games raises $8 million to bring top Chinese games to US
Feb 16th, 2015 acquisition YoYo Games
Playtech
$16.4m
Gambling software outfit Playtech buys GameMaker dev YoYo Games for $16.4 million
Feb 11th, 2015 acquisition Z2Live
King
$45m
Expanding into new genres, King buys Z2Live for up to $150 million
Feb 10th, 2015 acquisition Appsfire
Mobile Network Group
Not disclosed
Appsfire acquired by Mobile Network Group for a rumoured $30 million
Feb 10th, 2015 investment Tencent
YouWeb
Hammer & Chisel
Benchmark Capital
Not disclosed
Tencent leads investment in Hammer & Chisel's Series B
Feb 10th, 2015 partnership as Gamevil
Ginno Games
Dragonfly Games
Not disclosed
Gamevil bringing two top Korean PC games to mobile
Feb 2nd, 2015 partnership as ustwo
Shenzhen iDreamSky Technology Co., Ltd.
Not disclosed
iDreamSky bags exclusive Chinese Android rights for Monument Valley
Jan 30th, 2015 investment as Ouya Inc.
Alibaba
$10m
Ouya leverages its library to earn $10 million investment from Alibaba
Jan 29th, 2015 investment as Tencent
Changyou
$1,000m
Tencent rumoured to have bought China's #1 gaming website for $1 billion
Jan 27th, 2015 acquisition as Q Entertainment
Mobcast Global
Not disclosed
Mobcast buys Lumines and Meteos for mobile reinvention
Jan 26th, 2015 partnership as Com2uS
Baidu Inc.
Qihoo 360 Technology Co.
Not disclosed
Summoners War to launch in China with Baidu and 360
Jan 20th, 2015 investment AppsFlyer
Pitango Venture Capital
Fidelity Growth Partners Europe
Magma Venture Partners
$20m
After B funding round, AppsFlyer is $20 million stronger
Jan 19th, 2015 investment MAG Interactive
Delinquent
Not disclosed
Mag Interactive invests in upcoming UK studio Delinquent
Jan 19th, 2015 investment nDreams
Mercia Technologies
$2.8m
nDreams raises $2.75 million to build VR games portfolio
Jan 16th, 2015 partnership as TT Games
Nexon
Not disclosed
Nexon set to develop Asia-first LEGO game for iOS and Android
Jan 13th, 2015 acquisition Kabam
Magic Pixel Games
TapZen
Not disclosed
Kabam buys TapZen and Magic Pixel Games
Dec 30th, 2014 investment as KongZhong
Forgame
$16m
KongZhong spends $16 million on a 7% stake in Forgame
Dec 18th, 2014 investment GameAnalytics
Sunstone Capital
Beta Angels
$5.5m
GameAnalytics get a C-Level talent injection and raises $5.5 million
Dec 16th, 2014 partnership Game Insight
Toyze
Not disclosed
Game Insight supports 3D printing via Toyze
Dec 16th, 2014 investment Tencent
Northzone
Dots
Greycroft Partners
$10m
Tencent co-leads $10 million investment into Dots developer
Dec 15th, 2014 partnership as Tencent
Aiming Inc.
Not disclosed
Tencent and Aiming sign mutual game distribution deal in China and Japan
Dec 12th, 2014 investment as Qualcomm
Chukong Technologies Inc. Co., Ltd.
Not disclosed
Qualcomm invests in Chukong as part of its strategic Chinese fund
Dec 11th, 2014 investment Jolla Not disclosed
Off the back of $1.8 million Indiegogo tablet campaign, Jolla total funding reaches $42 million
Dec 11th, 2014 partnership Storm8
Hasbro
Not disclosed
Storm8 partners with Hasbro for Monopoly Bingo! social casino game
Dec 11th, 2014 investment GungHo Online Entertainment
Kamcord
$15m
Video & Dragons: GungHo leads $15 million funding for Kamcord
Dec 10th, 2014 investment PlayRaven
Northzone
$4.1m
Promising to shake up F2P grossing stasis, PlayRaven raises $4 million
Dec 10th, 2014 partnership RockYou
Kabam
Not disclosed
With the $4 billion Chinese mobile game market its big play for 2015, Kabam ditches web games
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