Entries in 'acquire' (73)
Publisher Activision’s only chance of prospering in the music genre is to attempt to acquire the Rock Band IP from MTV owner Viacom, one US analyst has claimed.
Japanese social games firm DeNA is to acquire ngmoco for $400 million, the company has confirmed.
PC and console publisher Kalypso has acquired parts of The Games Company, which was recently placed into insolvency.
Amazon.com has made a £200 million bid to acquire movie rental company LoveFilm.
The ZeniMax studio empire has expanded once more with the firm acquiring French outfit Arkane Studios.
US games retail giant GameStop wants to exploit the crossover between ‘core’ gamers at retail and ‘casual’ gamers playing online.
Though the price GameStop paid for casual games portal giant Kongregate wasn’t divulged as part of the surprise announcement of the acquisition earlier today, one analyst has had a ...
In what can only be described as a hugely significant move, video games retailer GameStop has acquired leading online Flash games portal Kongregate.
Rupert Murdoch’s high-profile entry into the video games sector has been talked about for years, though whether the acquisition of Irata Labs is really the beginning of a new era ...
Sony Computer Entertainment has acquired LittleBigPlanet developer Media Molecule for an undisclosed sum.
Growing video games publisher Warner Bros Interactive has acquired a majority stake in London-based developer Rocksteady Studios.
EA has acquired Australian mobile game developer IronMonkey Studios, reports allege.
Electronic Arts has confirmed plans to buy social games firm Playfish for over $250m.
Concerns that Way of the Samurai 3 could end up an Xbox 360 exclusive have been alleviated with the news that Agetec is to handle publishing duties on the PS3 ...
Japanese publisher Bandai Namco has acquired a 95 per cent stake in rival D3P in a deal estimated to be worth £9m.