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Glu Games to Acquire Cie Games for $100 Million

Glu Mobile Inc. has agreed to acquire social & mobile game developer Cie Games. Glu has agreed to pay total consideration of approximately $100 million ($30 million cash and $70 million in shares of common stock) for the Long-Beach based studio. Cie’s most successful game, R

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Microsoft Acquires the Company Behind UnityVS

Microsoft have acquired France-based SyntaxTree, the company behind UnityVS. Unity VS is a popular Visual Studio plugin for developers using the cross-platform Unity framework. It provides useful tools and integration betwen the visual studio and unity console. Microsoft will offer th

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YouTube to Acquire Twitch for $1 Billion

YouTube is set to acquire video game streaming site Twitch for $1 Billion, as reported by Variety. This would be YouTube’s biggest acquisition to date, and a landmark moment for the company that was itself acquired by Google in 2006. Twitch is based in San Francisco and was offi

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Perfect World to Purchase 30 Million Shares in Shanda Interactive

Perfect World has announced that it will purchase more than 30 million shares in fellow Chinese developer and publisher Shanda Interactive. The $100 million purchase agreement is expected to become official in 30 days. The NeverWinter and DOTA 2 publisher has also entered an “ad

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money
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1737

Games Industry M&As Total $5Bn in Q1 2014

kabam
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Kabam Acquires Developer Phoenix Age

aeriagames
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819

Aeria Games Europe Acquired by ProSiebenSat.1 Group

zynga
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Zynga to Cut 15% of Workforce, Posts Loss of $37 million for 2013

gearsofwar
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604

Microsoft acquires Gears of War Franchise from Epic Games

shanda
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Shanda Games Receives $1.9 Billion Takeover Offer

copernicus
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527

Kingdoms of Amalur Sequel Goes Unsold as $320,000 Raised at 38 Studios Auction

Fishlabs
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735

German Game Studio Fishlabs is Acquired by Koch Media

monsterwarlord
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583

GAMEVIL Acquires 100% Stake in Mobile Game Studio Everple

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Apple confirm acquisition of kinect sensor company PrimeSense

raidcall
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Changyou to Acquire Majority Stake in Communication Platform Raidcall

asia
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424

Chinese Studio Planning to Acquire 20% stake in California Based Red5 Studios

thq
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356

THQ sues EA & Zuffa over loss of UFC license

asia
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484

Game acquisitions grow to $3.3B in the first 9 months of 2013

gamevil
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363

Gamevil announces acquisition of Rival publisher Com2uS

07
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570

Ubisoft Acquires Future Games of London

sonic
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430

Sega Acquires all Atlas IP for $141 million

02
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336

Microsoft To Buy Nokia’s Phone Business

omgpop
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338

Zynga will shut down OMGPOP on September 30th

total_anhilation
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367

Wargaming.net acquires Total Annihilation and Master of Orion IPs in Atari Auction

gambling
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RealNetworks Acquires Social Casino Game Slingo

desura
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339

Linden Labs acquires Desura

desperados
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266

Nordic Games accquires Silver and Desperados from Atari

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Social gaming company Zynga lays off 18% of workforce

loki
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Yahoo acquires Mobile Game Company Loki Studios

starwars
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478

Walt Disney and EA Sign Exclusive Agreement to Publish Star Wars Games