Entries in 'acquire' (73)
In a move that will rock the next generation of console gaming, Sony is close to agreeing an acquisition of a high profile cloud gaming firm, MCV understands.
EA shares has enjoyed a sharp jump on rumours that South Korean gaming giant Nexon has made a bid for the publisher.
Games retail might be tougher than ever but one independent retailer is flourishing.
A deal has been agreed that has tonight seen GAME exit administration, MCV believes.
The technical director of respected Sega rhythm action title Space Channel 5: Part 2 is bringing a new music game to PS Vita.
MCV has learnt that a number of retailers and suppliers are putting plans and finances in place to ensure they are ready to acquire potentially cut-price assets should GAME go ...
World financial giant Goldman Sachs has become the latest company to swoop for stock in The GAME Group.
MCV understands that Gem has agreed a deal to acquire digital distributor Ztorm.
Publishing group Sega has acquired Californian indie studio Three Rings, the developer has announced.
Popular PC shooting series Painkiller is now part of the Nordic Games IP stable following its acquisition of all product and brand rights from Ontario-based DreamCatcher.
Ubisoft has bought Finland-based developer RedLynx, the studio best known for its Trials Xbox Live game.
Microsoft has acquired Twisted Pixel, the Texas-based indie studio responsible for XBLA games such as Splosion Man.
Bradford-based UK video games firm Link Distribution has agreed a deal to acquire London rival A Game Distribution.
Publisher Nordic Games has announced plans to acquire rival publisher JoWood and it’s the Adventure Company brand.
Android creator Google has announced the acquisition of smartphone manufacturer Motorola Mobility for $12.5bn.
Total Disc Repair has purchased two of its rivals. The firm – which provides disc repair machines to retailers – has acquired both PerfectPlay and ELM Digitalia UK.
It’s an industry story that just won’t go away. And judging by comments from Take-Two COO Karl Slatoff, the publisher is quite happy for the rumours to persist.
Speaking to MCV earlier today, Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot has that his company has made its fourth casual gaming acquisition in two and a half years.
Independent business media specialist and MCV publisher Intent Media has agreed to acquire the UK entertainment and technology product portfolio of UBM plc for a total cash consideration of £2.4m. ...
The CEO of publisher Take-Two has said that the publisher would consider any possible acquisition move.
A US analyst has claimed that the commercial success of LA Noire means a possible acquisition of Take-Two is now more likely.
Electronic Arts has announced plans to acquire Australian mobile games developer Firemint for an undisclosed sum, with the deal expected to close within the next four weeks.