Entries in 'acquisition' (24)
Nexon has begun the process of of acquiring Korea-based studio Boolean Games.
Marvel Puzzle Quest developer Demiurge Studios has been acquired by Sega.
Yet more intellectual properties have been scooped up by Nordic Games.
Minecraft creator Mojang is now a Microsoft company.
Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons publisher Starbreeze has acquired LA-based developer Geminose for $7m.
As expected, Microsoft’s acquisition of Minecraft creators Mojang has been confirmed.
IHS games analyst Piers Harding-Rolls discusses Microsoft's reported bid for Minecraft owner Mojang.
Market analyst Piers Harding-Rolls has said that the expected union of Microsoft and Mojang is a very low-risk move for the platform holder.
Markus ‘Notch’ Persson is unlikely to stay at Mojang once Microsoft’s acquisition of the Minecraft developer is completed, reports suggest.
Microsoft is reportedly in serious discussions to purchase Mojang, makers of indie game-turned-phenomenon Minecraft.
UK-based war and strategy games publisher Slithernine Group has acquired US-based developer Shenandoah Studio for an undisclosed amount.
A number of Chinese companies are in discussions over a possible acquisition of Ouya, according to reports.
Rumours regarding a potential buyout of Take-Two by fellow publisher Activision had the former’s stock soaring at the conclusion of last week.
There won’t be any sweeping changes to either Twitch’s direction or staff following its buyout at the hands of Amazon.
Previous reports that Google was on the verge of buying Twitch were true, a new report has claimed.
Facebook has officially completed its $2bn acquisition of Oculus.
Palmer Luckey has taken to Reddit to address some of the concerns being raised in the wake of Facebook’s acquisition of Oculus.
It has been confirmed that Duke Nukem and Wolfenstein developer 3D Realms has been acquired by Danish investment firm SDN Invest,
Third party app store provider Getjar has been acquired by Chinese firm Sungy Mobile.
Saturo Iwata has hinted that even greater reforms could be on the way for Nintendo than first thought.
The proposed sale of troubled phone specialist Blackberry to Fairfax Financial Holdings has been scrapped.
Ill-fated publisher THQ was once the target for a possible acquisition at the hands of EA, court documents have revealed.
Games-centric TV platform Ginx has acquired Player Channel.
Financial services firm and existing Blackberry shareholder Fairfax has agreed to acquire the struggling phone company.