Entries in 'acquisition' (95)
MMO developer and publisher Wargaming has acquired Supreme Commander creator Gas Powered Games.
US games retail giant GameStop intends to acquire 40 former GAME outlets in France.
Rumours suggest that Ziff Davis is on the brink of an acquisition of IGN.
The executive director of Platinum Games has said he would love to buy the Darksiders IP from THQ.
The owner of HMV Canada is reportedly interested in acquiring some of the troubled chain’s UK stores.
Valve, the company that does not want to be sold, is being linked to another buyout.
This week, EB Games passes 1 million reward scheme members, BigWorld gets purchased and a Police Commissioner blames games for violence.
Vivendi is struggling to find a buyer for Activision Blizzard, according to reports.
A number of possible suitors for Activision Blizzard have reportedly been sounded out about a possible deal by Vivendi executives.
The recent acquisition of cloud gaming service Gaikai at the hands of Sony IS a PlayStation-centric business move.
Confirming MCV's exclusive report last month, Sony has acquired cloud gaming firm Gaikai for $380m.
The signs are pointing to an acquisition of Gaikai at the hands of Sony.
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.
Budget software company Cosmi has acquired THQ’s value-centric publishing and distribution division ValuSoft.
Games industry trade body UKIE has unsurprisingly welcomed the news that GAME has been saved from administration by retail turnaround specialist OpCapita.
Two more national newspapers have reported that The Royal Bank of Scotland is leading a consortium of bidders interested in acquiring The GAME Group.
The website formed by a team of ex-GameSpot journalists has been acquired by GameSpot parent CBS Interactive.
Investors believe that Walmart is prepared to offer 12p per share to buyout GAME Group.
MCV understands that staff within GAME’s Basingstoke headquarters believe the firm will fall into administration on March 24th unless a buyer is found.
MCV understands that American retail giant Walmart has made contact with GAME about a possible acquisition of the retailer.
The presumption that GameStop will inevitably acquire GAME could be wide of the mark, if analyst warnings are to be believed.
The deafening silence on GameStop’s intentions towards GAME continues, though one UK newspaper claims that an acquisition may be close.
Speak to any analyst, and they’ll describe – whether politely or not – retail as a market in perpetual decline. The most colourful line recently: ‘dinosaurs thrashing about in the ...
GameStop does want to buy GAME, but it doesn’t want the chain’s Oz business.