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Who saw this coming? Social media giant Facebook has made a massive move into gaming with the acquisition of VR specialist Oculus.
Danish indie developer Interceptor Entertainment has acquired 3D Realms, according to its CEO.
Game testing and localisation company Keywords Studios has acquired outsourcing services provider Babel Media.
Ubisoft has acquired UK free-to-play mobile studio Future Games of London.
LA-based “content distribution company” Writers’ Group Film Corp has acquired the retro computing Amiga licence.
Transformers owner Hasbro has acquired a majority stake in mobile games dev Backflip Studios.
Japanese publisher the GungHo Group has bought Lollipop Chainsaw developer Grasshopper Manufacture.
The future of HMV on the UK High Street appears to have been saved.
The future of GAME’s Norwegian and Swedish stores has been saved following its acquisition at the hands of Nordic Games Holding.
Microsoft has acquired Twisted Pixel, the Texas-based indie studio responsible for XBLA games such as Splosion Man.
Atari’s has sold its Californian studio Cryptic for $50 million to China’s online gaming giant Perfect World, the company has said.
Retailer Tesco has made a bold move into the digital space by acquiring a majority 80 per cent stake in video-on-demand service Blinkbox.