Entries in 'acquisitions' (20)
EA has vowed to be more ‘careful’ about purchasing companies in the future, accepting that it has made mistakes with past acquisitions.
Rebellion has purchased the IP rights to Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries, the successfully Kickstarted title that ultimately led to the end of its original developer Grin Game Studio.
Sony has acquired gesture recognition and imaging software developer Softkinetic.
Microsoft has acquired Ireland-based middleware developer Havok from Intel.
QA and localisation specialist Pole To Win has acquired London-based creative services company Side.
Arc System Works has purchased the rights to all IP owned by Technos Japan Corp, including the Double Dragon and Kunio-kun series.
It appears Ouya's investment bank Mesa Global has confirmed Razer's purchase of the microconsole maker.
Oculus VR has announced its acquisition of Surreal Vision – a tech startup that specializes in genereating real-time, 3D worlds.
Following up on its recently announced plans for expansion into new business segments such as mobile and tablet games, NCSoft has invested $5m into Vancouver-based mobile startup This Game Studio.
This morning's announcement that UK retailer GAME Digital were to acquire events organiser Multiplay for £20m came as a shock for more than a few reasons.
Online gaming and sports betting software company PlayTech has purchased GameMaker creator YoYo Games for $16.4m.
EA has admitted that it has enjoyed mixed success with its acquisition strategy and suggested that it’s not something people should expect more of in the immediate future.
Linden Lab has sold off computer games storefront Desura, after having acquired the digital distribution service just last year.
Nordic Games has acquired one of defunct publisher THQ's last remaining intellectual properties, de Blob.
Microsoft’s rumoured impending deal to acquire Minecraft developer Mojang could be announced as early as Monday, according to a new report.
Google is finalizing a $1bn deal to acquire streaming video network Twitch, a new report claims.
Nexon America has acquired a minority stake in Cliff Bleszinki's freshly unveiled studio Boss Key Productions, the two companies revealed earlier this week in a joint announcement.
Unity Technologies has purchased mobile game service firm Applifier for an undisclosed price, the two companies announced in a joint statement today.
Google has hired on former staff members and purchased assets from the now defunct Green Throttle Games development studio.
Zynga has announced the $527m purchase of UK/US-based studio, NaturalMotion.